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Engineering Council

Engineering Council

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Become an Engineering Graduate: Study Engineering at University If you already have or you’re planning to earn yourself a degree in a science or an engineering related subject, the world of engineering and manufacturing offers a host of career opportunities in many different disciplines and sectors. And the potential to continue your development after your degree through to Chartered status brings with it huge professional advantages with the variety and rewards to match those in many other professional sectors. But it’s a competitive world; it pays to do your homework and to start your “application” early. Which degree course should you do?

Overview of the IT sector in the UK At the centre of everyday life and found in almost all industries and businesses, information technology provides employment for vast numbers of people What areas of IT can I work in? Types of work that fall under the IT umbrella include: computer forensics; content management; cyber security and risk management; data analysis and analytics; games development; geographical information systems (GIS); hardware engineering; information management; IT consultancy - business and technical; IT sales; software engineering - designing, building, developing, testing; systems/network management; technical support; telecommunications; web design. You could be creating technological applications or systems, solving problems using technology or supporting people who use it.

Institution of Civil Engineers - Students and young learners To understand what civil engineers do, you need to think about what you do in the first hour after you wake up on a Monday morning. You clean your teeth using the running water in your bathroom. Have a cup of tea or coffee. You travel to work on a finely constructed network of roads or on a train or underground system. You park your car or grab another cup of coffee at the train station before heading to the office. You might even walk through an underpass or over a bridge before finally settling at your desk.

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Institution of Civil Engineers - Career prospects When deciding on the kind of job you want to do as a profession, it’s important to think about the opportunities you’ll have to be successful in your career. ICE has put together some questions you should ask about civil engineering: How much would I get paid? Civil engineers can earn anywhere between £20,000 and £80,000. Imagine that! To earn £80,000, you would have to work hard and gain a lot of experience but it is possible as a civil engineer!

Chemical and Process Engineering, School of Chemical and Process Engineering, School of Key measures: Positive Outcomes: 95.7%, Graduate prospects: 77.9%, Graduate employment: 76.1% Graduate destinations: University of Leeds Careers Centre Blog Fancy a career in the ever growing IT or Computing sector? In this blog post Senior Careers Consultant, Caroline Williams explains how to break in to the industry, IT graduate or not! Imagine a world without IT? Most of us probably can’t as it is a massive industry both for personal and businesses use – most organisations nowadays have some sort of IT presence.

Engineering degree career options Engineers tend to be clear thinking and logical. They can follow either instructions or design specifications to the letter. They can take on a lot at once, are prepared for a challenge, aren’t afraid of long hours and work hard in order to gain good results. This guide should help you think about the skills you have, the jobs they can be applied to, and the options available. Specific skills you will have gained include: planning patience analytical thinking presentation and other communication skills numeracy, statistics and computing capacity for detail data analysis logical thinking problem solving organisational abilities project management research skills teamwork.

Careers in the digital industry: Not just about the tech Think digital careers are just for ‘techy’ people? Think again. Digital now impacts on every area of life and is creating lots of opportunities in various roles across all sectors. STEM Graduates IQ Analytics are dedicated to connecting Graduates with unique skills and experience to exciting career opportunities (we want YOU and we want to give you the BEST). If you are a STEM Graduate or are thinking about your career journey after University, you have come to the right place! To make things easier for you, we have provided information about the relevant steps to take after University. We understand that each case is unique and some people may be further along the recruitment process than others, so here is a ‘pick and mix’ list for you to dip in and out of as you like: (This is pretty good - even if we do say so ourselves. Download it and it will tell you EVERYTHING you need to know and if not, just give us a call or email us at graduates@itqanalytics.com)

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