It is always advisable to weigh up your options before deciding whether or not to change your course. Many students start pursuing certain courses only to drop them along the way because they never took the time to make an informed decision.

Don’t do something you regret without weighing up the consequences, read our tips on choosing a new course:

Job prospects

You should understand the job market structure before pursuing a course you think you want to take. It is common to come across students pursuing courses yet they do not know where they will get a job when their studies come to an end. Find out whether you stand a high chance of landing a job before changing your course


Passion is among the things you cannot afford to ignore when thinking about any course. Ensure that you enrol for a course that you are passionate about because you’ll be less likely to lose interest over time.