Career prospects

Get the career you want......

With so many careers to choose from how do you work out which is the best one for you?...

The HE providers in Somerset have a vast portfolio of courses from which to choose; and students achieve significant academic success. Our courses have a growing regional and national reputation for innovation and quality, while excellent links with local, regional and national employers are an outstanding asset for students seeking to fulfil their ambitions.

Whether you are going on to further studies, employment or setting up your own business, the HE colleges in Somerset can provide you with the best possible tools to succeed. Some of the best tutors in the country are to be found at the colleges. They come with a host of excellent experience - bringing with them the industry knowledge, understanding and contacts that are of vital benefit to our students.

Graduates go on to work at many levels across a wide range of industry, commerce and the public sector. Some also branch out to become self-employed and work within small, entrepreneurial businesses.

Below is a short but varied list of the kinds of organisations that graduates from our county have worked for:

  • Agent Provocateur
  • Arcadia group
  • All Saints
  • Amdac
  • Carmichael
  • BBC
  • Design Bridge
  • Design at Debenhams
  • Designers Guild
  • Fat Face
  • Dreamworks
  • Honda
  • Jigsaw
  • Holmes & Marchant
  • Howies
  • Matsui
  • Babcock
  • B Studio
  • NHS
  • Pentagram
  • Sassi Holford
  • Selfridges
  • Vivienne Westwood


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