Quiz: Which STEM subject should I study at university?
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Quiz: Which STEM subject should I study at university?

Quiz: Which STEM subject should I study at university?

British businesses are eager to fill thousands of jobs related to science, technology, engineering and maths (STEM), The Guardian reported.

The US is racing with China for the title of the world’s most advanced economy, but when it boils down to numbers, they’re lacking in future engineers and scientists, according to ForbesThe high demand for STEM graduates is well-known. But as a high-school leaver, how do you choose which STEM subject to pursue at university?

The decision over which college or university and course to enroll in should be well-researched – in fact, we’ve written a lot on this, from Why we still need to study humanities in a STEM-focused world to Crushing gender stereotypes: Inspiring girls to pursue STEM to How virtual reality technologies are revolutionising STEM learning and many, many more.

Below is a short quiz to supplement this and help you along if you’re unsure which STEM branch of study to apply for. Good luck!

1. How much time are you willing to invest to become a professional in your field?

djim-loic-ft0-Xu4nTvA-unsplash  Djim Loic on Unsplash

2. Which of the following appeals to you most?

djim-loic-ft0-Xu4nTvA-unsplash  dragos-gontariu-Jx9TYoTKCKo-unsplash  Dragos Gontariu on Unsplash

3. Which of the following describes you best?

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4. How important are high wages to you?

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5. Which of the following describes your learning style best?

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6. When working on a project, you're more likely to...

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