Archaeological Sciences Degree Courses in the UK - Bachelor's & Master's

Program University Student satis­faction Unem­ployed Drop­out Tuition (UK) Tuition (Inter­national) UCAS Tariff City
University of Reading 54% 2% 15% £9250 £23700 123 Reading On campus Full-time
University of Exeter 70% 0% 5% £9250 £20000 162 Exeter On campus Full-time
University of Exeter 70% 0% 5% £9250 £20000 162 Exeter On campus Full-time
University of Reading 54% 2% 15% £9250 £23700 118 Reading On campus Full-time
University of Exeter 70% 0% 5% £9250 £20000 162 Exeter On campus Full-time
University of Reading 54% 2% 15% £9250 £23700 118 Reading On campus Full-time
The University of Sheffield - - - - - - Sheffield On campus Part-time
The University of Nottingham - - - - - - Nottingham On campus Full-time
University of Oxford - - - - - - Oxford On campus Full-time
University of Bradford - - - £8784 £20885 - Bradford On campus Full-time
Cardiff University - - - - - - Cardiff On campus Part-time
University of Aberdeen - - - - - - Aberdeen On campus Full-time
University of the Highlands and Islands - - 5% £9000 £13620 - Inverness On campus Full-time
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Student Reviews

Salary

Primarily based on salary data of undergraduate students

Salary of all UK Graduates of Archaeological Sciences

  15 months after graduation 3 years after graduation 5 years after graduation
Median salary £20089 £20544 £23848
25-75 percentile range £18012 - £24095 £16387 - £24906 £18636 - £29331

Salary of all UK Graduates of all subjects

  15 months after graduation 3 years after graduation 5 years after graduation
Median salary £20412 £19272 £22934
25-75 percentile range £17766 - £24274 £15586 - £23629 £17995 - £28019

Jobs & Career Perspectives

Career perspectives for Archaeological Sciences

15 months after graduation, graduates of this subject were asked about their current circumstances of employment, what they do, and whether their activities and perspectives are directly related to their studies.

Current jobs

Among graduates of Archaeological Sciences who indicated that they are working, the percentage below represents the number who “agree” or “strongly agree” with the statements about their job.

Job in line with future plans

Utilise skills from studies

Work is meaningful

Typical employers for graduates of Archaeological Sciences

  • Archaeological Contractors
  • Independent Archaeological Consultants
  • Local Government
  • National Heritage Agencies
  • Private Museums and Charities
  • University Archaeology Departments
  • Rescue Archaeology Industry

Required skill level of job after 15 months

Among graduates of Archaeological Sciences who indicated that they are working, the percentage below represents the number of highly skilled vs non-highly skilled jobs (Unistats).

% Skilled jobs

Jobs of graduates of Archaeological Sciences (15 months after graduation)

Example below based on all graduates of Archaeological Sciences at Anglia Ruskin University

15% Sales occupations
15% Science, engineering and technology associate professionals
15% Protective service occupations
10% Elementary occupations
10% Natural and social science professionals
10% Business and public service associate professionals
5% Administrative occupations
5% Skilled trades occupations
5% Managers, directors and senior officials
5% Media Professionals

Entry Requirements / Admissions

UCAS Tariff of Accepted Students for Archaeological Sciences

Do you not fulfill the minimum requirements in terms of UCAS score, A levels, or English language requirements?
Get advice on which foundation courses are best for you to still be able to join Archaeological Sciences.

FAQ

  • The following degrees are offered for Archaeological Sciences studies:
  • Bachelor of Science (Honours) - BSc (Hons)
  • Postgraduate Diploma - PgDip
  • Postgraduate Certificate - PgCert
  • Master of Science - MSc
  • Master of Science (Research) - MSc (Res)

Archaeological Science with Employment Experience at University of Exeter received the highest rating among all graduates in the National Student Survey year with a rating of 70 out of 100 among 30 respondents.

The median salary of graduates of Archaeological Sciences was £20089 15 months after graduation, £20544 3 years after graduation and £23848 5 years after graduation.