SODA Career Planning Roadmap

Follow SODA, our 4-step Career Planning Framework throughout your university life to secure your First Destination upon graduation. 

SODA stands for:

  • Self-Assessment
  • Explore Options
  • Set Directions
  • Take Action


Discover your VIPS (Values, Interests, Personality Styles and Skills). Invest time to power up essential career search skills such as resume writing and interview techniques.

  • Career Exploration with your Career Coach
  • Online Career Core Module
  • Career and Employability Skills Workshops

Explore Options

Explore a full range of career options to gauge your fit. Understand job requirements by networking with industry professionals, including mentors and alumni through experiential programmes, events, internships and career fairs. 

  • Industry and Experiential Career Education
  • Alumni Sharing and Mentorship
  • Company Talks and Job Shadowing

Set Directions

Focus on your best available and attainable career options. Deepen your skills and expand your horizons with real-world projects. 

Meet your Career Coach again to evaluate and fine-tune your career plans. Enhance your career planning and job search with industry insights from Career Consultants, to better understand employer expectations and application processes.

  • Local and Overseas Internships
  • Industry Exposure and Work-Integrated Education
  • Career Planning with Career Coach
  • Insights Insights from Career Consultants 

Take Action

Set yourself for career success by acquiring more workplace-ready skills from CAO workshops. Tap all opportunities to connect with potential employers to shine and secure with First Destination upon graduation.  

  • Workplace Skills Workshops
  • CareerAxis, Your One-stop Portal for Jobs, Internships and Career Events
  • Recruitment and Networking Events
  • Career Fairs