Health Sciences Degree Courses in the UK - Bachelors & Masters

Program University Student satis­faction Unem­ployed Drop­out Tuition (UK) Tuition (Inter­national) UCAS Tariff City
Royal Veterinary College University of London 52% 0% 15% £9250 £20090 123 London On campus Full-time
University of Bedfordshire 55% 1% 7% £9250 £13200 120 Luton On campus Full-time
University of Bedfordshire 55% 1% 7% £9250 £13200 120 Luton On campus Full-time
University of Bedfordshire 55% 1% 7% £9250 £13200 120 Luton On campus Full-time
The University of York 55% 1% 7% £4220 £9350 120 York On campus Full-time
Hull York Medical School 55% 1% 7% £4500 £22250 120 Heslington On campus Full-time
University of Exeter 72% 0% 0% £9250 £25000 161 Exeter On campus Full-time
University College London 96% 3% 0% £9250 £28500 176 London On campus Full-time
University of Exeter 72% 0% 0% £9250 £25000 161 Exeter On campus Full-time
University of Exeter 72% 0% 0% £9250 £25000 161 Exeter On campus Full-time
The University of Edinburgh 83% 0% 0% £9250 £30400 223 Edinburgh On campus Full-time
The University of York 87% 0% 2% £4220 £9350 193 York On campus Part-time
Bournemouth University 87% 0% 2% £8000 £14750 193 Poole On campus Full-time
University of Essex 87% 0% 2% £8760 £18800 193 Colchester On campus Full-time
University of St Andrews 87% 0% 2% £9900 £20370 193 St Andrews On campus Full-time
University of Bristol 87% 0% 2% £12300 £25900 193 Bristol On campus Full-time
Bournemouth University 87% 0% 2% £8750 £14750 193 Poole On campus Full-time
University of Southampton 89% 10% 10% £9250 £24400 179 Southampton On campus Full-time
University of Southampton 89% 10% 10% £9250 £24400 179 Southampton On campus Full-time
University of Bristol 89% 10% 10% £4565 £24600 179 Bristol On campus Full-time
The University of York 89% 10% 10% £4500 £17750 179 York On campus Full-time
Teesside University 68% 0% 0% £9250 £13000 104 Middlesbrough On campus Full-time
University College London 68% 0% 0% £9250 £28500 104 London On campus Full-time
Queen Mary University of London - - - - - - London On campus Full-time
Swansea University - - - £2700 £6350 - Swansea On campus Part-time
University of Exeter - - - - - - Exeter On campus Part-time
Truro and Penwith College - - 10% £4112 £4668 - Truro On campus Part-time
University of Dundee 52% 0% 15% - - 123 Dundee On campus Full-time
University of Dundee 52% 0% 15% - - 123 Dundee On campus Full-time
Coventry University 52% 0% 15% - - 123 Coventry On campus Full-time
University of Dundee 52% 0% 15% - - 123 Dundee On campus Full-time
University of Dundee 52% 0% 15% - - 123 Dundee On campus Full-time
University of Birmingham 86% 0% 3% - - 153 Birmingham On campus Full-time
The University of Nottingham 86% 0% 3% - - 153 Nottingham On campus Part-time
University of Bedfordshire - - - £9250 £13200 - Luton On campus Full-time
Grimsby Institute - - - £6995 - - Grimsby On campus Full-time
University of Oxford - - - - - - Oxford On campus Full-time
Cardiff Metropolitan University - - - £9000 £13000 - Cardiff On campus Full-time
University of Birmingham 71% 3% 0% £9250 - 161 Birmingham On campus Full-time
Newman University 71% 3% 0% £6000 - 161 Birmingham On campus Part-time
University of Birmingham 71% 0% 15% £9250 - 165 Birmingham On campus Full-time
University of Oxford 100% - 5% - - 183 Oxford On campus Full-time
The University of Manchester 100% - 5% - - 183 Manchester On campus Part-time
University of Essex 100% - 5% £9250 - 183 Colchester On campus Full-time
The University of Manchester 64% 0% 7% - - 145 Manchester On campus Full-time
Newcastle University 82% 0% 0% £9250 - 168 Newcastle On campus Full-time
Glasgow Caledonian University 95% - 10% - - 181 Glasgow On campus Full-time
University of the Highlands and Islands 92% - 5% £9000 £13620 - Inverness On campus Full-time
University of Dundee 87% 0% 2% - - 193 Dundee On campus Full-time
University of Chester 87% 0% 2% - - 193 Chester On campus Part-time
University of Keele 87% 0% 2% - - 193 Newcastle under Lyme On campus Part-time
University of Portsmouth 87% 0% 2% - - 193 Portsmouth On campus Part-time
University of Hertfordshire 87% 0% 2% - - 193 Hatfield On campus Part-time
University of Kent 87% 0% 2% - - 193 Canterbury On campus Full-time
The University of Warwick 87% 0% 2% - - 193 Coventry On campus Part-time
University of Oxford 87% 0% 2% - - 193 Oxford On campus Part-time
University of Leeds 87% 0% 2% - - 193 Leeds On campus Part-time
University of Exeter 87% 0% 2% - - 193 Exeter On campus Full-time
University of Birmingham 87% 0% 2% - - 193 Birmingham On campus Full-time
University of Wolverhampton 87% 0% 2% - - 193 Wolverhampton On campus Part-time
University of Leicester 87% 0% 2% £2875 - 193 Leicester On campus Part-time
Cardiff University 87% 0% 2% - - 193 Cardiff On campus Part-time
University of Oxford 87% 0% 2% - - 193 Oxford On campus Part-time
University of Bristol 87% 0% 2% £2283 - 193 Bristol On campus Part-time
University of Bristol 87% 0% 2% £2283 - 193 Bristol On campus Part-time
The University of Edinburgh 87% 0% 2% - - 193 Edinburgh On campus Part-time
Canterbury Christ Church University 87% 0% 2% - - 193 Canterbury On campus Full-time
University of Oxford 87% 0% 2% - - 193 Oxford On campus Part-time
University of the West of Scotland 87% 0% 2% - - 193 Paisley On campus Full-time
Wrexham Glyndwr University 87% 0% 2% £2975 - 193 Wrexham On campus Part-time
University of Aberdeen 89% 10% 10% - - 179 Aberdeen On campus Full-time
University of Brighton 89% 10% 10% - - 179 Brighton On campus Part-time
University of Stirling 89% 10% 10% - - 179 Stirling On campus Full-time
The University of Winchester 89% 10% 10% - - 179 Winchester On campus Part-time
University of Birmingham 89% 10% 10% - - 179 Birmingham On campus Part-time
University of Leicester 89% 10% 10% - - 179 Leicester On campus Part-time
Bangor University 89% 10% 10% - - 179 Bangor On campus Part-time
Grimsby Institute 90% - 30% £4695 - - Grimsby On campus Part-time
The University of Nottingham 90% - 30% £92650 £26500 - Nottingham On campus Full-time
University of the West of England 90% - 30% - - - Bristol On campus Full-time
University of Huddersfield 90% - 30% £4647 £17000 - Huddersfield On campus Full-time
Loughborough University of Technology 90% - 30% £4500 £24100 - Loughborough On campus Full-time
Lancaster University 90% - 30% - - - Lancaster On campus Full-time
University of Kent 90% - 30% - - - Canterbury On campus Full-time
Teesside University - 0% - £9250 £13000 104 Middlesbrough On campus Full-time
City University London - 0% - £9250 £15610 104 London On campus Full-time
AECC University College - - 20% £9250 £14872 £15036 128 Bournemouth On campus Full-time
University of Aberdeen 89% 10% 5% - - 179 Aberdeen On campus Full-time
The University of Northampton 83% 0% 5% £6750 - 156 Northampton On campus Full-time
The University of Northampton 83% 0% 5% £9250 - 156 Northampton On campus Full-time
Aston University 83% 0% 5% £9250 - 156 Birmingham On campus Full-time
University of Birmingham 66% 3% 2% £9250 - 152 Birmingham On campus Full-time
Doncaster College and University Centre 39% - 25% £7400 - - Doncaster On campus Full-time
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Student Reviews

Overall student satisfaction
74 /100
1945 students of Health Sciences 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 Health Sciences

  15 months after graduation 3 years after graduation 5 years after graduation
Median salary £25248 £24270 £26688
25-75 percentile range £22236 - £28241 £17210 - £31053 £18929 - £34981

Salary of all UK Graduates of all subjects

  15 months after graduation 3 years after graduation 5 years after graduation
Median salary £23508 £22618 £26258
25-75 percentile range £21202 - £25357 £17563 - £26652 £19983 - £31955

Jobs & Career Perspectives

Career perspectives for Health 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 Health 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 Health Sciences

  • National Health Services
  • Local Authorities
  • Schools and Colleges
  • Private Healthcare Organisations
  • Lifestyle Consultant Agencies
  • Alternative Medicine Therapies

Specialisations within Health Sciences

  • Nutrition Science
  • Health Policy
  • Biostatistics
  • Applied Microbiology
  • Health Care Administration

Required skill level of job after 15 months

Among graduates of Health 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 Health Sciences (15 months after graduation)

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

80% Other Health Professionals
5% Caring personal services
5% Process, plant and machine operatives
0% Other Educational Professionals
0% Administrative occupations
0% Welfare Professionals
0% Welfare and housing associate professionals

Entry Requirements / Admissions

UCAS Tariff of Accepted Students for Health Sciences

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FAQ

  • The following degrees are offered for Health Sciences studies:
  • Bachelor of Science (Honours) - BSc (Hons)
  • Postgraduate Certificate - PgCert
  • Master of Science (Research) - MSc (Res)
  • Master of Science - MSc
  • Master of Science (Honours) - Msci (Hons)
  • Master of Research - MRes
  • Master of Philosophy - MPhil
  • Doctor of Philosophy - PhD
  • Postgraduate Diploma - PgDip
  • Master of Arts - MA
  • Postgraduate Credits - PG
  • Master of Philosophy (Research) - MPhil (Res)
  • Foundation Certificate - FDCert
  • Bachelor of Arts (Honours) - BA (Hons)
  • Foundation Degree in Science - FdSc
  • Bachelor of Science - BSc
  • Short Course Certificate - SCC
  • Professional Doctorate - ProfDoc
  • Doctor of Medicine - MD
  • Masters in Research - MRes
  • Certificate of Higher Education - CertHE

The median salary of graduates of Health Sciences was £25248 15 months after graduation, £24270 3 years after graduation and £26688 5 years after graduation.

Oral Health Science at University of Essex received the highest rating among all graduates in the National Student Survey year with a rating of 100 out of 100 among 7 respondents.