Gazing into the future and wondering what STEM study and career pathway to take?
Looking for a job that is future proof but also combines your passion? Have you been Googling or muttering to yourself, “What future job should I have?”
Take a deep breath. We’ve got you! We’ve created this future jobs quiz to bring you instant clarity, or at least some further food for thought.
We hope our future jobs quiz helped you make a decision or at least gave you some exciting options to consider. There are stacks of other options to explore, so keep reading for even more excellent careers inspo.
One of the best things about STEM is how many awesome roads you can walk down with your studies. There are so, so many stimulating and cutting-edge STEM degrees and jobs out there that you can combine with your interests.
Here are some examples of future jobs, explained by people who are actually doing them!
- Robotics engineer
- Data scientist – this one topped the “emerging careers” list in Australia
- World builder
- Civil and environmental engineer
- Transport planner
- Software engineer
- Urban engineer
Other future jobs gaining lots of momentum right now involve climate and city planning. Careers in the climate space are extremely future proof, as we all gear up to fight global warming. Future cities are trending as scientists, urban developers, social scientists, town planners, engineers and environmental groups push so to improve cities so we can balance issues around society, housing, health and environment.
If you’re looking for more career quizzes, head on over to our Quizzes section. Oh, and remember to share your results from our “What future job should I have?” quiz with all your friends!
Author: Louise Meers
Louise is the production editor for Careers with STEM. She has a journalism degree from the University of Technology, Sydney and has spent over a decade writing for youth. She is passionate about inspiring young people to achieve their biggest goals and build a better future.