You don’t have to go to university

You don’t have to go to university if you check one of the below:
-I don’t know what to do with my life
-I am just passionate about a specific subject
-I want a job after I finish university

I DON’T KNOW WHAT TO DO WITH MY LIFE

If you don’t know “what you want to do when you will grow up”, a bachelor’s degree is not some kind of magic spell that will clear your mind. I often see a lot of colleagues that go through some kind of existential crisis because they signed to a program just because “they have to”. It is true there is some kind of an ancient instruction list in our collective subconsciousness that tells us to follow these steps:

I AM PASSIONATE ABOUT A SPECIFIC SUBJECT

If you are passionate about a specific subject in particular and that one only, then you don’t have to go to university to study that. There are a lot of online resources (YouTube videos, Coursera, Udacity, blogs, ebooks, vlogs etc) that you can employ to deepen your knowledge. At university, you do not study only one theme in particular but also other adjacent subjects. For example, I study marketing but I also took courses in management, accountancy, law, sociology etc.

I WANT A JOB AFTER I FINISH UNIVERSITY

If you want a place to work you can find one right now, but don’t expect to be a CEO and be prepared to spend hours searching.

Writer with the soul of a poet. I'm trying not to take myself too serious. Deeply grateful that I can share my thoughts & emotions with you.

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