College and university students

Start thinking about your next steps.

Whether you know what you want to do when you finish your course, or haven’t decided yet, My World of Work can help.

Start with our Strengths tool. It'll help you understand more about what you do well and what you enjoy – meaning you'll be able to make informed decisions.

You can reflect on your strengths results by updating your profile in your My World of Work account.

Know what you want to do?

We can guide you on the way – whether that's through further learning or training, or going straight into the world of work.

With our help, you can:

​​​​​​​​​​​​​​Register for a My World of Work account and get started.

Speak to a careers adviser

Speak to your college or university to find out about the career service they provide. 

We also have careers advisers ready to offer guidance.

They can help you with:

  • Job seeking skills
  • Searching for the latest apprenticeship information
  • Writing your CV
  • Interview techniques
  • Understanding what the local jobs market is like

Our Skills Development Scotland (SDS) career centres are now open by appointment only. You can call your local centre to make an appointment with an adviser. 

You can also speak to an adviser by calling 0800 917 8000. Our helpline is open Monday to Friday, 9am-5pm.

Start using the Strengths tool

Find out what you do well, what you do often and what you enjoy, and discover what jobs could suit you.