The guide identifies the top 20 (Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths) careers gaps in Cambodia over the next 10 years. Presented in a user friendly and eye catching way, it includes information on the education and training needed, where students can study, and the progressive salaries that can be expected.
The guide includes case studies of Cambodian professionals successfully working in each career who share with young Cambodians what is required skills-wise for the exciting opportunities available in.
The publication is a product of extensive research conducted by Saint Blanquat & A. with funding from the British Embassy. This research included discussions with industry experts, quantitative surveys and face-to-face interviews with over 300 organisations in Phnom Penh, Siem Reap, Battambang and Sihanoukville.
HE Dr. Hang Chuon Naron, Minister of Education, Youth and Sport said: "Choosing the right career means undertaking the right studies, but information is lacking among education circles in Cambodia. Together with the British Embassy, we sought to bridge this information gap and this booklet will serves a career guide for students to better understand their options academically and professionally. This career guide will also provide parents with a better understanding of what their children are pursuing, allowing them to support their children in the choices. This guide offers young students key information regarding what each position is, where and what to study for each job, what salary can be expected and also offers first-hand insight into each position from Cambodian professionals who have already walked the paths to success.”