Comparing Employment Opportunities for Graduates of Vocational Courses with Graduates of Degree Courses
This paper is aimed at investigating the challenges that young people face finding employment after graduation. The focus is on a small sample of students in Garowe, Puntland, a city of 500,000 people. Since they were in school, students have been told that university is the gateway to a better life which has instilled in a young generation much hope and expectation. However, with the increasing unemployment rate it is getting more and more difficult to step on to the career ladder.