STEM industries in Fife include:

  • Advanced manufacturing
  • Heavy engineering (including bridge and ship-building)
  • Energy, especially renewables engineering
  • Scientific technologies (including hospitals, labs, and research, as well as development, nursing, and other health posts)
  • Engineering maintenance 

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The STEM industries found across Scotland are even more varied than they are in Fife and, as job opportunities grow in STEM areas, we need more and more skilled people to work in them. This is exactly why we are working to develop a more strategic approach to STEM.

We want local people to be ready for these high-earning positions. The College is working to help people in Fife be able to move successfully into STEM careers if that's what they want to do.

Our STEM partners include:

  • Fife College
  • Fife Council
  • NHS Fife
  • Police Scotland
  • Scottish Fire and Rescue Service
  • Fife Voluntary Action
  • Scottish Enterprise
  • Skills Development Scotland
  • St Andrews University
  • SEStran
  • The Scottish Government

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