A girl using a 3D drawing tool to make something in a workshop

My World of Work Live!

Explore your future in My World of Work Live!

Clamber into a virtual space suit, see yourself as an Arctic explorer and check how good you look in a paramedic uniform! Find out how your personality and interests match you to careers in science, then explore where science can take you on the giant wall of touchscreens.

While you’re at it, enjoy the comfy iPad-equipped pods and the smart design that makes up "My World of Work Live!" – on floor 2 of Glasgow Science Centre and brought to you by Skills Development Scotland.

A fantastic range of information awaits, giving you an idea of what it’s really like to work as a scientist, explorer, researcher, or engineer in one of hundreds of careers in science. You’ll see the size of different industries and the kinds of people who get jobs in them – it’s a great way to get up-to-date details and think about all the possibilities.  


Get thinking about a career in science through some fascinating free workshops taking place in My World of Work Live!

Workshops on offer can vary. Please check What's On for the day of your visit. Most are suitable for over 8s and can last around 45 minutes.

Workshops are free with your Science Mall ticket but may be limited by availability. You can sign up for these workshops on Floor 2 on the day of your visit. Please arrive early to avoid disappointment.

Part of an education group? Schools can explore My World of Work Live! through Curriculum for Excellence aligned experiences at Glasgow Science Centre. Find out more.  

My World of Work Live! at Glasgow Science Centre is brought to you by Skills Development Scotland.


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