Widening Participation

Matthew Scott - Law Student

A case study by Matthew Scott, a law student, who took part in our Access to the Professions project.

Matthew attended Currie Community High School in Edinburgh and took part in Access to the Professions for Law. While studying Law at the University of Edinburgh, he also played professional rugby. Matthew graduated in 2012.


A Law degree is versatile and doesn’t limit you to follow one career path. The knowledge I gained from this was invaluable in guiding me towards studying Law.

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