Graphic Arts Degree Courses in the UK - Bachelors & Masters

Program University Student satis­faction Unem­ployed Drop­out Tuition (UK) Tuition (Inter­national) UCAS Tariff City
University of Greenwich 0% 7% 5% £8750 £14500 110 London On campus Full-time
Royal Holloway, University of London 69% 5% 6% £9250 £21900 133 Egham On campus Full-time
University of Southampton 60% 1% 7% £9250 £19300 157 Southampton On campus Full-time
Goldsmiths, University of London 0% 7% 5% - - 110 London On campus Full-time
University of Kent 0% 7% 5% - - 110 Canterbury On campus Part-time
University of the West of England 0% 7% 5% - - 110 Bristol On campus Full-time
University of Kent 0% 7% 5% - - 110 Canterbury On campus Part-time
University Centre Peterborough - - - £8000 - - Peterborough On campus Full-time
Southampton Solent University - - - £9250 £13800 - Southampton On campus Full-time
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Student Reviews

Overall student satisfaction
53 /100
55699 students of Graphic Arts in the UK replied

Primarily based on data from undergraduate degree students.

The NSS is commissioned by the <a rel="nofollow" target="_blank" href="https://www.officeforstudents.org.uk/advice-and-guidance/student-information-and-data/national-student-survey-nss">Office for Students</a>

Salary

Primarily based on salary data of undergraduate students

Salary of all UK Graduates of Graphic Arts

  15 months after graduation 3 years after graduation 5 years after graduation
Median salary £20069 £19085 £22483
25-75 percentile range £18040 - £23109 £14127 - £23631 £16588 - £28471

Salary of all UK Graduates of all subjects

  15 months after graduation 3 years after graduation 5 years after graduation
Median salary £19868 £19940 £23703
25-75 percentile range £17609 - £22606 £15062 - £24399 £17630 - £29513

Jobs & Career Perspectives

Career perspectives for Graphic Arts

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 Graphic Arts 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 Graphic Arts

  • Advertising agencies
  • Large print houses
  • Brand agencies
  • Signage companies
  • Book, magazine and newspaper publishers
  • Multimedia companies
  • Television and broadcasting companies
  • The packaging industry

Specialisations within Graphic Arts

  • Calligraphy
  • Photography
  • Drawing
  • Painting
  • Printmaking
  • Lithography
  • Typography
  • Serigraphy
  • Computer Graphics
  • Bindery

Required skill level of job after 15 months

Among graduates of Graphic Arts 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 Graphic Arts (15 months after graduation)

Example below based on all graduates of Graphic Arts at Anglia Ruskin University

30% Web and Multimedia Design Professionals
20% Sales occupations
20% Artistic, literary and media occupations
5% Administrative occupations
5% Skilled trades occupations
5% Managers, directors and senior officials
5% Elementary occupations
5% Design occupations

Entry Requirements / Admissions

UCAS Tariff of Accepted Students for Graphic Arts

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FAQ

  • The following degrees are offered for Graphic Arts studies:
  • Master of Arts - MA
  • Bachelor of Arts (Honours) - BA (Hons)
  • Bachelor of Science (Honours) - BSc (Hons)
  • Master of Science (Research) - MSc (Res)
  • Doctor of Philosophy - PhD

The median salary of graduates of Graphic Arts was £20069 15 months after graduation, £19085 3 years after graduation and £22483 5 years after graduation.

Performing and Digital Arts at Royal Holloway, University of London received the highest rating among all graduates in the National Student Survey year with a rating of 69 out of 100 among 47 respondents.