This course provides an excellent route into further academic study and many of our students go on to complete doctoral research before pursuing an academic career.
It will also prepare you for research and managerial roles in private, public, and third sector organisations, non-governmental organisations, academia, civil service and journalism.
89.3% of postgraduates from the School of Sociology and Social Policy secured graduate level employment or further study within 15 months of graduation. The average annual salary for these graduates was £28,886.*
* HESA Graduate Outcomes 2019/20 data published in 2022. The Graduate Outcomes % is derived using The Guardian University Guide methodology. The average annual salary is based on graduates working full-time within the UK.