One-to-one UX mentoring

Your preferred date, 10:00–18:00 (UK)
Remote or in London
471 SR–1,230 SR

What's on

Bespoke coaching session with career advice, portfolio review, interview preparation, or a personalised tutorial.

One-to-one mentoring remotely over Zoom, or in-person in London with an experienced designer: we can review your portfolio, prepare you forย that job interview, provide career advice in a booming UX industry, or run a personalised hands-on tutorial of the latest UX and UI design tools โ€” all to make you a better designer and to skyrocket your prospects ๐Ÿš€.

Who runs it

The School of UX speaker Sergei Golubev

Sergei from Estonia ๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡ช – UX designer & entrepreneur with 15+ years of experience working with Microsoft, Heathrow and British Gas. Organiser of TheUXConf. The companies Sergei worked with

What our mentees say

We are rated 4.9 out of 5 on Trustpilot ๐Ÿ‘‰๐Ÿผ read all the reviews

I would definitely recommend, it was a one to one session with Sergei and I learned a lot in Wireframing UI - very straightforward session. Thank you to The School of UX they are very easy to talk to and actioned my inquiries diligently.


Sergei is a fantastic mentor and has been very informative during an one-to-one mentoring session. Definitely worth it! He will help steer you in the right direction whatever concerns you have. Even if you are feeling stuck with your UX career or studies.


What we can cover

You'll leave with plenty of knowledge on what it's actually like to be a UX designer in the field, what you need to become a freelancer, how to create a portfolio, where to find a job, interview tips and market rates. Show moreShow less

  • what a day of a UX designer looks like
    to understand what it's actually like to be a UX-ie
  • working in startups vs. big companies vs. design agencies
    industry insights of what work of a designer looks like in different type of companies
  • how to create an impressive portfolio
    best ways to present your work, how to target your portfolio for the role you're applying for
  • complimentary copy of our UX portfolio template
  • where to look for jobs
    how to look for the right opportunity, ways to apply, working with recruitment agencies
  • practical tips for your interview
    how to pitch your services, what to keep in mind when speaking to business stakeholders and senior designers
  • how to be a freelancer
    Challenges and positives of going solo, from setting up your own company to accounting and legal
  • money side: market rates
    exploring salary and benefits of jobs in permanent and contract markets
Show moreShow less

What's included

โœ‹๐Ÿฝ Live video & real-time interaction (when remote)
๐ŸŽ™๏ธ Q&A session
with experienced designer
๐Ÿ“– Books & tools recommendations
๐Ÿ’ฐ Personalised career advice
(with selected ticket option)

Our 4000+ students come from different backgrounds and countries

Complete beginners, graphic / UX / UI designers, developers, PMs, BAs, marketers. From big companies and startups to independent freelancers  ๐Ÿ‘‰๐Ÿผ read student reviews

Our venue is just 5 minutes from central London

Our in-person courses are run at Canada Water Library in London SE16 7AR. It's right outside Canada Water tube station, 5 minutes by tube from London Bridge.

How we compare to other institutions

Choosing between UX design courses at The School of UX and General Assembly, Udemy or university degrees? Any education is great. Itโ€™s up to you to pick the right one for you:

Other courses