Student Ladder applications guide
This guide covers everything you need to know before taking your first step on the career ladder.
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Take a look at an apprenticeship
Have you considered an apprenticeship? Do not assume your only viable option is to go to university. There are some amazing opportunities with leading employers for bright students. You will both earn a salary and study for a qualification, funded by your employer. Many offer degree apprenticeships as well.
The tide is changing and university degrees are not so respected as they once were and not needed for you to be successful. Being a graduate is no longer a passport to graduate employment. Fewer than half of graduates secure professional jobs within six months of graduating and many find that they are no more employable than when they left school, only poorer. Average student debt is c£50,000 after 3 years.
So take a look at what apprenticeships are available – you might be surprised. It is a smart option.