Thursday, 23rd May 2019


“What subjects do I need to study to be a…?”

What Subject, What Job? Books

This is a common question that we all ask when we’re choosing which subjects to study at GCSE, A-level or in further education. It’s hard to make decisions so early on that could affect your future career options. Unfortunately there are some careers that require certain subjects to be studied, even as early as GCSE.

What subject leads to what job

If you don’t know what you want to do yet but don’t want to rule anything out, we’ve put together some information about which subjects lead to which jobs.

These days, certain subjects like English, Maths and IT are favoured by all types of jobs, as they provide transferable skills and knowledge for use across many areas of work.

At the same time, there are some jobs that you cannot get without these same subjects.

Find out why you should study certain subjects and which careers you will then be more able to do.