Disability Studies Degree Courses in the UK - Bachelor's & Master's

Program University Student satis­faction Unem­ployed Drop­out Tuition (UK) Tuition (Inter­national) UCAS Tariff City
University of Chichester 87% 0% 15% £9250 £14500 108 Chichester On campus Full-time
Liverpool Hope University 78% 0% 9% £9250 £11400 112 Liverpool On campus Full-time
University of Keele 56% 0% 10% £9250 £23000 126 Newcastle under Lyme On campus Full-time
University of Huddersfield 56% 0% 10% £9250 £18000 126 Huddersfield On campus Full-time
Buckinghamshire New University 72% 1% 4% £9250 £12500 £16000 109 High Wycombe On campus Full-time
University of Huddersfield 62% 0% 5% £9250 £18000 138 Huddersfield On campus Full-time
University of Keele 50% 0% 5% £9250 £24000 135 Newcastle under Lyme On campus Full-time
University of Hull 100% 0% 0% £9250 £17550 145 Hull On campus Full-time
University of Sunderland 68% 0% 6% £9250 £13000 129 Sunderland On campus Full-time
Birmingham City University 67% 1% 25% £9250 £12000 131 Birmingham On campus Full-time
Glasgow Caledonian University 85% 0% 13% £9250 £12250 148 Glasgow On campus Full-time
University of Keele 50% 0% 5% £9250 £19800 135 Newcastle under Lyme On campus Full-time
Birmingham City University 83% 0% 0% £9250 £12000 133 Birmingham On campus Full-time
University of Bedfordshire - - - £9250 £13200 - Luton On campus Full-time
Liverpool Hope University 78% 0% 9% £9250 - 112 Liverpool On campus Full-time
South Essex College of Further and Higher Education 100% 10% 10% £8000 £17930 - Southend-on-Sea On campus Full-time
Plymouth Marjon University 80% - 20% £9250 £11000 99 Plymouth On campus Full-time
The University of Winchester 95% 0% 10% £9250 - 109 Winchester On campus Full-time
London South Bank University 95% 0% 10% £9250 - 109 London On campus Full-time
The University of Nottingham 95% 0% 10% - - 109 Nottingham On campus Full-time
University of Chester 56% 0% 10% £9250 - 126 Chester On campus Full-time
The University of Northampton 79% 0% 10% £9250 - 139 Northampton On campus Full-time
De Montfort University 58% 0% 5% £9250 - 124 Leicester On campus Full-time
University of Wolverhampton 51% 1% 0% £9250 - 143 Wolverhampton On campus Full-time
University of Chester 56% 0% 10% £8250 - 126 Chester On campus Full-time
University of Chester 56% 0% 10% £9250 - 126 Chester On campus Full-time
Edinburgh Napier University 83% 0% 0% £9250 - 133 Edinburgh On campus Full-time
University of Kent 83% 0% 0% - - 133 Canterbury On campus Part-time
Queen's University of Belfast 83% 0% 0% - - 133 Belfast On campus Part-time
University of Kent 83% 0% 0% - - 133 Canterbury On campus Full-time
The University of Sheffield 83% 0% 0% - - 133 Sheffield On campus Full-time
University of Kent 83% 0% 0% - - 133 Canterbury On campus Part-time
Queen's University of Belfast 83% 0% 0% - - 133 Belfast On campus Part-time
The University of Manchester 83% 0% 0% - - 133 Manchester On campus Part-time
Liverpool Hope University 83% 0% 0% - - 133 Liverpool On campus Part-time
Liverpool Hope University 83% 0% 0% - - 133 Liverpool On campus Part-time
Blackburn College 95% - 35% - - - Blackburn On campus Full-time
University of Bristol 95% - 35% £2283 - - Bristol On campus Part-time
Blackburn College 95% - 35% £8250 - - Blackburn On campus Full-time
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Student Reviews

Overall student satisfaction
81 /100
65480 students of Disability Studies in the UK replied

Primarily based on data from undergraduate degree students.

Salary

Primarily based on salary data of undergraduate students

Salary of all UK Graduates of Disability Studies

  15 months after graduation 3 years after graduation 5 years after graduation
Median salary £20172 £19253 £23053
25-75 percentile range £18005 - £24181 £14653 - £23983 £17422 - £28746

Salary of all UK Graduates of all subjects

  15 months after graduation 3 years after graduation 5 years after graduation
Median salary £20732 £19586 £23107
25-75 percentile range £17987 - £23734 £15092 - £23990 £17794 - £28730

Jobs & Career Perspectives

Career perspectives for Disability Studies

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 Disability Studies 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 Disability Studies

  • National Health Services
  • Educational Institutions
  • Hospitals
  • Care Homes

Required skill level of job after 15 months

Among graduates of Disability Studies 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 Disability Studies (15 months after graduation)

Example below based on all graduates of Disability Studies at Anglia Ruskin University

14% Administrative occupations
13% Welfare and housing associate professionals
11% Caring personal services
10% Protective service occupations
9% Business and public service associate professionals
7% Sales occupations
7% Elementary occupations
5% Teaching Professionals
5% Teaching and Childcare Support Occupation
3% Managers, directors and senior officials

Grading Distribution

Students of Disability Studies in the UK received the following grades.

Entry Requirements / Admissions

UCAS Tariff of Accepted Students for Disability Studies

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FAQ

  • The following degrees are offered for Disability Studies studies:
  • Bachelor of Arts (Honours) - BA (Hons)
  • Master of Science (Postgraduate) - MSc (PG)
  • Bachelor of Science (Honours) - BSc (Hons)
  • Bachelor of Science - BSc
  • Bachelor of Nursing (Honours) - BN (Hons)
  • Postgraduate Diploma - PgDip
  • Master of Science - MSc
  • Master of Nursing - MNurs
  • Bachelor of Nursing (Honours) - BNurs (Hons)
  • Bachelor of Nursing - BN
  • Master of Arts - MA
  • Postgraduate Certificate - PgCert
  • Master of Philosophy - MPhil
  • Doctor of Philosophy - PhD
  • Foundation Degree in Arts - FdA

The median salary of graduates of Disability Studies was £20172 15 months after graduation, £19253 3 years after graduation and £23053 5 years after graduation.

Nursing (Learning Disability) at University of Hull received the highest rating among all graduates in the National Student Survey year with a rating of 100 out of 100 among 13 respondents.