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

Program University Student satis­faction Unem­ployed Drop­out Tuition (UK) Tuition (Inter­national) UCAS Tariff City
Liverpool Hope University 78% 5% 11% £9250 £11400 107 Liverpool On campus Full-time
Canterbury Christ Church University 72% 2% 0% £9250 £14500 102 Canterbury On campus Full-time
Canterbury Christ Church University 72% 3% 10% £9250 £14500 117 Canterbury On campus Full-time
Bishop Grosseteste University 56% 5% 10% £9250 £12200 98 Lincoln On campus Full-time
Liverpool Hope University 78% 0% 9% £9250 £11400 111 Liverpool On campus Full-time
Bishop Grosseteste University 56% 5% 10% £6935 £9150 98 Lincoln On campus Full-time
Bath Spa University 56% 5% 10% £7585 £14045 98 Bath On campus Full-time
University of Hull 56% 5% 10% £995 £15400 98 Hull On campus Part-time
University of Brighton 90% 0% 5% £9250 £13842 106 Brighton On campus Full-time
Buckinghamshire New University 50% 10% 15% £9250 £14250 88 High Wycombe On campus Full-time
University of Hull 100% 0% 5% £9250 £14800 136 Hull On campus Full-time
Liverpool Hope University 78% 3% 9% £9250 £11400 120 Liverpool On campus Full-time
University of Bedfordshire 92% 5% 8% £9250 £13200 91 Luton On campus Full-time
University of Huddersfield 86% 0% 8% £9250 £15000 135 Huddersfield On campus Full-time
Staffordshire University 86% 0% 8% £9250 £14000 135 Stoke-on-Trent On campus Full-time
Buckinghamshire New University 50% 10% 15% £9250 £14250 88 High Wycombe On campus Full-time
University of Bedfordshire 92% 5% 8% £9250 £13200 91 Luton On campus Full-time
Liverpool Hope University 78% 3% 15% £9250 £11400 120 Liverpool On campus Full-time
Liverpool Hope University 78% 3% 9% £9250 £11400 118 Liverpool On campus Full-time
Liverpool Hope University 78% 15% 5% £9250 £11400 105 Liverpool On campus Full-time
Liverpool Hope University 78% 0% 0% £9250 £11400 104 Liverpool On campus Full-time
Liverpool Hope University 91% 3% 5% £9250 £11400 110 Liverpool On campus Full-time
Liverpool Hope University 78% 0% 5% £9250 £11400 112 Liverpool On campus Full-time
Liverpool Hope University 87% 3% 10% £9250 £11400 108 Liverpool On campus Full-time
Liverpool Hope University 78% 0% 9% £9250 £11400 112 Liverpool On campus Full-time
Canterbury Christ Church University 73% 2% 11% £9250 £14500 97 Canterbury On campus Full-time
Liverpool Hope University 78% 3% 9% £9250 £11400 112 Liverpool On campus Full-time
Liverpool Hope University 78% 3% 8% £9250 £11400 122 Liverpool On campus Full-time
Liverpool Hope University 86% 3% 9% £9250 £11400 112 Liverpool On campus Full-time
Liverpool Hope University 78% 3% 9% £9250 £11400 120 Liverpool On campus Full-time
Liverpool Hope University 78% 0% 5% £9250 £11400 121 Liverpool On campus Full-time
Liverpool Hope University 78% 0% 5% £9250 £11400 121 Liverpool On campus Full-time
Liverpool Hope University 78% 3% 25% £9250 £11400 120 Liverpool On campus Full-time
Liverpool Hope University 78% 3% 25% £9250 £11400 120 Liverpool On campus Full-time
Liverpool Hope University 82% 3% 25% £9250 £11400 116 Liverpool On campus Full-time
Liverpool Hope University 78% 3% 9% £9250 £11400 120 Liverpool On campus Full-time
Liverpool Hope University 78% 3% 9% £9250 £11400 120 Liverpool On campus Full-time
Liverpool Hope University 78% 3% 8% £9250 £11400 122 Liverpool On campus Full-time
Liverpool Hope University 78% 3% 0% £9250 £11400 116 Liverpool On campus Full-time
Liverpool Hope University 78% 3% 9% £9250 £11400 113 Liverpool On campus Full-time
Liverpool Hope University 84% 0% 5% £9250 £11400 117 Liverpool On campus Full-time
Liverpool Hope University 100% 3% 15% £9250 £11400 118 Liverpool On campus Full-time
Liverpool Hope University 78% 3% 9% £9250 £11400 118 Liverpool On campus Full-time
Canterbury Christ Church University 84% 5% 6% £9250 £14500 93 Canterbury On campus Full-time
Canterbury Christ Church University 72% 3% 10% £9250 £14500 105 Canterbury On campus Full-time
University of Roehampton 78% 5% 9% £9250 £13145 108 Roehampton On campus Full-time
Liverpool Hope University 78% 3% 9% £9250 £11400 120 Liverpool On campus Full-time
University of Portsmouth 85% 5% 5% £9250 £16200 116 Portsmouth On campus Full-time
Canterbury Christ Church University 72% 3% 30% £9250 £14500 37 Canterbury On campus Full-time
Oxford Brookes University 71% 0% 5% £9250 £14600 130 Oxford On campus Full-time
Middlesex University 79% 0% 5% £9250 £14000 109 London On campus Full-time
University of Hull 100% 0% 5% £9250 £14800 136 Hull On campus Full-time
Oxford Brookes University 71% 0% 5% £7570 £9270 130 Oxford On campus Full-time
Bishop Grosseteste University 32% 10% 10% £6935 £9150 107 Lincoln On campus Full-time
Liverpool John Moores University 74% 4% 15% £9250 £15600 129 Liverpool On campus Full-time
University College Birmingham 77% 15% 5% £9250 £12500 123 Birmingham On campus Full-time
Bishop Grosseteste University 32% 10% 10% £9250 £12445 107 Lincoln On campus Full-time
University of Gloucestershire 100% 0% 0% £9250 £14700 125 Cheltenham On campus Full-time
London Metropolitan University 93% 10% 15% £9250 £15576 86 London On campus Full-time
Liverpool Hope University 78% 3% 9% £9250 £11400 120 Liverpool On campus Full-time
University of East London 77% 0% 15% £9250 £13320 92 London On campus Full-time
University of Chichester 100% 0% 0% £9250 £14500 105 Chichester On campus Full-time
Liverpool Hope University 78% 3% 9% £9250 £11400 120 Liverpool On campus Full-time
Leeds Trinity University 95% 0% 5% £9250 £12000 116 Leeds On campus Full-time
University of Derby 89% 0% 10% £9250 £14045 120 Derby On campus Full-time
University of Chichester 100% 0% 0% £9250 £14500 105 Chichester On campus Full-time
University of Chichester 100% 0% 0% £9250 £14500 105 Chichester On campus Full-time
University College Birmingham 77% 15% 5% £9250 £12500 123 Birmingham On campus Part-time
Staffordshire University 75% 10% 9% £9250 £14000 124 Stoke-on-Trent On campus Full-time
University of Worcester 77% 2% 8% £9250 £13100 117 Worcester On campus Full-time
London Metropolitan University 93% 10% 15% £2310 £3894 86 London On campus Part-time
University of Gloucestershire 100% 0% 0% £9250 £14700 125 Cheltenham On campus Full-time
Liverpool Hope University 78% 3% 9% £9250 £11400 120 Liverpool On campus Full-time
University of Worcester 77% 2% 8% £9250 £13100 117 Worcester On campus Full-time
Aberystwyth University 96% 0% 7% £9000 £14300 111 Aberystwyth On campus Full-time
Canterbury Christ Church University 72% 3% 30% £9250 £14500 37 Canterbury On campus Full-time
Grimsby Institute 72% 3% 30% £8500 £10500 37 Grimsby On campus Full-time
London Metropolitan University 93% 10% 15% £9250 £15576 86 London On campus Full-time
University of East London 77% 0% 15% £9250 £13320 92 London On campus Full-time
University of Derby 89% 0% 10% £9250 £14045 120 Derby On campus Full-time
Oxford Brookes University 71% 0% 5% £7570 £9270 130 Oxford On campus Full-time
Liverpool John Moores University 74% 4% 15% £9250 £11000 129 Liverpool On campus Full-time
University of Roehampton 78% 5% 9% £9250 £13145 108 Roehampton On campus Full-time
Liverpool Hope University 78% 5% 11% £9250 - 107 Liverpool On campus Full-time
Liverpool Hope University 78% 0% 9% £9250 - 111 Liverpool On campus Full-time
University of Huddersfield 56% 5% 10% - - 98 Huddersfield On campus Part-time
Teesside University 56% 5% 10% - - 98 Middlesbrough On campus Part-time
Anglia Ruskin University 56% 5% 10% - - 98 Cambridge On campus Full-time
University of Hertfordshire 56% 5% 10% - - 98 Hatfield On campus Part-time
The University of Sheffield 56% 5% 10% - - 98 Sheffield On campus Full-time
Canterbury Christ Church University 56% 5% 10% - - 98 Canterbury On campus Full-time
South & City College Birmingham 90% - 25% £6000 - 62 Birmingham On campus Full-time
Harlow College 90% - 25% £5990 - 62 Harlow On campus Full-time
South Thames College 80% 0% 10% £6350 - 132 London On campus Full-time
Canterbury Christ Church University 71% 5% 5% - - 95 Canterbury On campus Full-time
Canterbury Christ Church University 84% 0% 9% - - 96 Canterbury On campus Full-time
The University of Winchester 86% 1% 0% £9250 - 115 Winchester On campus Full-time
The University of Winchester 86% 1% 0% £9250 - 115 Winchester On campus Full-time
Liverpool Hope University 78% 3% 9% £9250 - 120 Liverpool On campus Full-time
Newman University 69% 6% 13% £9250 - 100 Birmingham On campus Full-time
Leeds Trinity University 95% - 25% £9250 - 117 Leeds On campus Full-time
Liverpool Hope University 78% 3% 15% £9250 - 120 Liverpool On campus Full-time
Newman University 69% 6% 13% £9250 - 100 Birmingham On campus Full-time
South Thames College 78% 3% 15% £6350 - 120 London On campus Full-time
Selby College 78% 3% 15% £7320 - 120 Selby On campus Full-time
Liverpool Hope University 78% 3% 9% £9250 - 118 Liverpool On campus Full-time
Liverpool Hope University 78% 15% 5% £9250 - 105 Liverpool On campus Full-time
Liverpool Hope University 78% 0% 0% £9250 - 104 Liverpool On campus Full-time
Liverpool Hope University 91% 3% 5% £9250 - 110 Liverpool On campus Full-time
Liverpool Hope University 78% 0% 5% £9250 - 112 Liverpool On campus Full-time
Liverpool Hope University 87% 3% 10% £9250 - 108 Liverpool On campus Full-time
Liverpool Hope University 78% 0% 9% £9250 - 112 Liverpool On campus Full-time
Edge Hill University 77% 1% 7% £9250 - 128 Ormskirk On campus Full-time
Liverpool Hope University 78% 3% 9% - - 112 Liverpool On campus Full-time
Liverpool Hope University 86% 3% 9% £9250 - 112 Liverpool On campus Full-time
Liverpool Hope University 82% 3% 25% £9250 - 116 Liverpool On campus Full-time
Liverpool Hope University 78% 3% 0% £9250 - 116 Liverpool On campus Full-time
Coventry University 82% - 5% - - - Coventry On campus Full-time
Doncaster College and University Centre 82% - 5% £7400 - - Doncaster On campus Part-time
Liverpool Hope University 100% 3% 15% £9250 - 118 Liverpool On campus Full-time
Liverpool Hope University 78% 3% 9% £9250 - 113 Liverpool On campus Full-time
Liverpool Hope University 84% 0% 5% £9250 - 117 Liverpool On campus Full-time
Liverpool Hope University 78% 3% 9% £9250 - 118 Liverpool On campus Full-time
Liverpool Hope University 84% 5% 6% - - 93 Liverpool On campus Part-time
University of Chester 84% 5% 6% - - 93 Chester On campus Part-time
Stranmillis University College 84% 5% 6% £6900 - 93 Belfast On campus Full-time
Doncaster College and University Centre 73% - 20% - - - Doncaster On campus Full-time
Selby College - - 10% £7320 - - Selby On campus Full-time
Grimsby Institute 90% - 10% £8500 - - Grimsby On campus Full-time
Grimsby Institute 79% - 0% £4695 - - Grimsby On campus Part-time
Bishop Grosseteste University 92% - 0% £6935 - - Lincoln On campus Full-time
Blackpool and the Fylde College 89% 5% 20% £8750 - - Blackpool On campus Full-time
Bridgwater and Taunton College - - - - - - Bridgwater On campus Full-time
South Gloucestershire and Stroud College 77% - 20% £7995 - - Bristol On campus Full-time
South Gloucestershire and Stroud College 77% - 20% £3750 - - Bristol On campus Part-time
Blackburn College 100% - 40% - - - Blackburn On campus Full-time
University Centre Peterborough - - - - - - Peterborough On campus Full-time
Farnborough College of Technology 89% 0% 20% £6000 £8000 - Farnborough On campus Full-time
Exeter College 91% - 30% £7495 - - Exeter On campus Full-time
Rotherham College 91% - 30% £4400 - - Rotherham On campus Part-time
Bishop Grosseteste University 92% - 0% £6935 - - Lincoln On campus Full-time
Petroc 50% 5% 30% - - - Barnstaple On campus Full-time
University of Bolton 80% - - - - - Bolton On campus Part-time
University Centre Peterborough 80% - - £8000 - - Peterborough On campus Full-time
Middlesbrough College 82% - - £6900 - - Middlesbrough On campus Part-time
Stranmillis University College 82% - - - - - Belfast On campus Full-time
Swansea University 74% 2% 13% - - 121 Swansea On campus Full-time
Doncaster College and University Centre 76% - 18% £7400 - - Doncaster On campus Full-time
Plymouth University 88% 0% 9% - - 108 Plymouth On campus Full-time
Grimsby Institute 77% 15% 5% £6995 - 123 Grimsby On campus Full-time
Anglia Ruskin University 90% 0% 5% £9250 - 119 Cambridge On campus Full-time
Canterbury Christ Church University 72% 3% 30% - - 37 Canterbury On campus Full-time
Chichester College 72% 3% 30% - - 37 Chichester On campus Full-time
The University of Northampton 80% 0% 15% - - 102 Northampton On campus Full-time
Bath Spa University 55% - 10% - - 106 Bath On campus Full-time
University of Bolton - - - - - - Bolton On campus Part-time
Edge Hill University 88% 0% 10% £9250 - 127 Ormskirk On campus Full-time
University of Wolverhampton 86% 10% 2% £9250 - 123 Wolverhampton On campus Full-time
Teesside University 56% - 12% £9250 £13000 122 Middlesbrough On campus Full-time
Rotherham College 56% - 12% £6900 - 122 Rotherham On campus Part-time
Croydon College 100% - 20% £6000 £6995 - London On campus Full-time
The University of Northampton 80% 0% 15% £9250 - 102 Northampton On campus Full-time
Sheffield Hallam University 85% 0% 10% - - 147 Sheffield On campus Full-time
University of Chester 92% 0% 6% £9250 - 118 Chester On campus Full-time
Plymouth Marjon University 88% - 20% £9250 £12000 89 Plymouth On campus Full-time
Farnborough College of Technology 88% - 20% £8000 £9250 89 Farnborough On campus Full-time
New College Durham 77% 15% 5% £9000 - 123 Durham On campus Full-time
Oxford Brookes University 71% 0% 5% £7570 - 130 Oxford On campus Full-time
Birmingham City University 75% 10% 9% £9250 - 124 Birmingham On campus Full-time
Barnsley College 100% 0% 0% £5995 - 125 Barnsley On campus Full-time
Plymouth University 88% 0% 9% - - 108 Plymouth On campus Full-time
University of Wolverhampton 86% 10% 2% £9250 - 123 Wolverhampton On campus Full-time
The University of Northampton 80% 0% 15% - - 102 Northampton On campus Full-time
University of the West of England 83% 0% 9% - - 114 Bristol On campus Full-time
University of Chester 100% 0% 20% £9250 - 129 Chester On campus Full-time
The City of Liverpool College 72% 3% 30% £8410 - 37 Liverpool On campus Full-time
Swansea University 74% 2% 13% - - 121 Swansea On campus Full-time
Blackpool and the Fylde College 74% 2% 13% £8335 - 121 Blackpool On campus Full-time
Liverpool Hope University 78% 3% 9% £9250 - 120 Liverpool On campus Full-time
Manchester Metropolitan University 82% 5% 6% - - 137 Manchester On campus Full-time
Anglia Ruskin University 90% 0% 5% £9250 - 119 Cambridge On campus Full-time
Bath Spa University 55% - 10% £9250 - 106 Bath On campus Full-time
Birmingham City University 75% 10% 9% £9250 - 124 Birmingham On campus Full-time
Doncaster College and University Centre 76% - 18% £7400 - - Doncaster On campus Full-time
Blackburn College 76% - 18% - - - Blackburn On campus Full-time
Doncaster College and University Centre 76% - 18% - - - Doncaster On campus Full-time
Liverpool Hope University 78% 3% 9% £9250 - 120 Liverpool On campus Full-time
Manchester Metropolitan University 82% 5% 6% - - 137 Manchester On campus Full-time
Middlesbrough College 74% 4% 15% £6900 - 129 Middlesbrough On campus Part-time
University of the West of England 83% 0% 9% - - 114 Bristol On campus Full-time
Anglia Ruskin University 90% 0% 5% £9250 - 119 Cambridge On campus Full-time
Oxford Brookes University 71% 0% 5% £3785 - 130 Oxford On campus Part-time
Swansea University 74% 2% 13% - - 121 Swansea On campus Full-time
Swansea University 74% 2% 13% - - 121 Swansea On campus Full-time
University Centre Peterborough 74% 2% 13% £8000 - 121 Peterborough On campus Full-time
Bridgwater and Taunton College - - 0% - - - Bridgwater On campus Full-time
Teesside University 56% - 12% £9250 £13000 122 Middlesbrough On campus Full-time
West Suffolk College - - - £8500 - - Bury St Edmunds On campus Full-time
Havant and South Downs College - - - £4795 - - Waterlooville On campus Full-time
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Student Reviews

Overall student satisfaction
85 /100
2880 students of Early Childhood 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 Early Childhood Studies

  15 months after graduation 3 years after graduation 5 years after graduation
Median salary £20154 £18203 £20143
25-75 percentile range £16323 - £24569 £12685 - £23630 £13789 - £26222

Salary of all UK Graduates of all subjects

  15 months after graduation 3 years after graduation 5 years after graduation
Median salary £18800 £18767 £20812
25-75 percentile range £15543 - £23043 £14071 - £23204 £15273 - £25856

Jobs & Career Perspectives

Career perspectives for Early Childhood 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 Early Childhood 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 Early Childhood Studies

  • Schools
  • Kindergardens
  • Social Work Children Department
  • Local Authorities

Specialisations within Early Childhood Studies

  • Early Childhood Methods
  • Language Development in Young Children
  • Children's Literature
  • Administration of Early Childhood Education

Required skill level of job after 15 months

Among graduates of Early Childhood 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 Early Childhood Studies (15 months after graduation)

Example below based on all graduates of Early Childhood Studies at De Montfort University

35% Welfare and housing associate professionals
20% Caring personal services
15% Elementary occupations
15% Teaching and Childcare Support Occupation
5% Sports and fitness occupations
5% Administrative occupations

Grading Distribution

Students of Early Childhood Studies in the UK received the following grades.

Entry Requirements / Admissions

UCAS Tariff of Accepted Students for Early Childhood Studies

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FAQ

  • The following degrees are offered for Early Childhood Studies studies:
  • Bachelor of Arts (Honours) - BA (Hons)
  • Bachelor of Arts (Honours) / Bachelor of Science (Honours) - BA/BSc (Hons)
  • Master of Arts - MA
  • Higher National Diploma - HND
  • Higher National Certificate - HNC
  • Foundation Degree in Arts - FdA
  • Foundation Degree - FD
  • Bachelor of Arts - BA
  • Foundation Degree in Education - FdEd

Early Childhood Studies (with Foundation) at University of Gloucestershire received the highest rating among all graduates in the National Student Survey year with a rating of 100 out of 100 among 15 respondents.

The median salary of graduates of Early Childhood Studies was £20154 15 months after graduation, £18203 3 years after graduation and £20143 5 years after graduation.