International Centre for Guidance Studies (iCeGS)

iCeGS is an applied research centre specialising in career development and employability

iCeGS news

Please take part in a survey for the Royal Mail

10 December 2014

The International Centre for Guidance Studies (iCeGS) at the University of Derby is undertaking a research project on behalf of the Royal Mail to assess the importance of writing skills and in particular letter writing skills to businesses and organisations. We are inviting individuals to take part in the survey.

Research into Public Health Careers

1 December 2014

The International Centre for Guidance Studies (iCeGS) is undertaking a research project to assess knowledge and understanding of public health careers and resources at the national level.

iCeGS project news

Gatsby project summary

10 December 2014

What does good careers practice in schools look like? This was the question posed to iCeGS from the Gatsby Charitable Trust – set up by Lord Sainsbury. Their interest derived from the need for the UK to attract, train and retain more young people into STEM learning so that they continue into STEM-related careers.

Please take part in a survey for the Royal Mail

10 December 2014

The International Centre for Guidance Studies (iCeGS) at the University of Derby is undertaking a research project on behalf of the Royal Mail to assess the importance of writing skills and in particular letter writing skills to businesses and organisations. We are inviting individuals to take part in the survey.

News from the sector

The CIPD have published a report on the growth of EU labour

9 October 2014

This CIPD report assesses the impact of migrant workers on the UK, highlighting the complexities to the debate.

Sutton Trust publishes mobility manifesto

25 September 2014

The Sutton Trust has published a mobility manifesto setting out 10 policies that would underpin greater social mobility in British society.