Islamic Studies Degree Courses in the UK - Bachelors & Masters

Program University Student satis­faction Unem­ployed Drop­out Tuition (UK) Tuition (Inter­national) UCAS Tariff City
University of Exeter 63% 1% 5% £9250 £20000 161 Exeter On campus Full-time
The University of Edinburgh 69% 2% 5% £9250 £23100 174 Edinburgh On campus Full-time
The Islamic College 69% 2% 5% £6000 £8900 174 London On campus Full-time
The University of Warwick - - - - - - Coventry On campus Part-time
The University of Warwick - - - - - - Coventry On campus Full-time
University of Oxford - - - - - - Oxford On campus Full-time
University of Leeds 85% 0% 20% - - 139 Leeds On campus Full-time
Cardiff University 85% 0% 20% - - 139 Cardiff On campus Full-time
The University of Edinburgh 85% 0% 20% - - 139 Edinburgh On campus Full-time
The University of Edinburgh 85% 0% 20% - - 139 Edinburgh On campus Part-time
University of Exeter 69% 2% 5% - - 174 Exeter On campus Full-time
University of Birmingham 69% 2% 5% - - 174 Birmingham On campus Full-time
University of Wales - - 20% £9000 £13500 - Cardiff On campus Full-time
University of Leeds 85% 0% 10% - - 139 Leeds On campus Full-time
The Islamic College - - 5% - - - London On campus Full-time
The Islamic College - - 5% £6000 £8900 - London On campus Full-time
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Student Reviews

Overall student satisfaction
63 /100
4127 students of Islamic Studies 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 Islamic Studies

  15 months after graduation 3 years after graduation 5 years after graduation
Median salary £23137 £21004 £23741
25-75 percentile range £18011 - £25811 £13483 - £26151 £15643 - £31426

Salary of all UK Graduates of all subjects

  15 months after graduation 3 years after graduation 5 years after graduation
Median salary £21646 £20880 £25894
25-75 percentile range £17858 - £24203 £15716 - £26167 £19476 - £34293

Jobs & Career Perspectives

Career perspectives for Islamic 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 Islamic 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 Islamic Studies

  • Charity Work
  • Media Sector
  • Museums and Libraries
  • Public Administration Sector
  • Teaching Institutions
  • Tourism Sector
  • Transport and Logistics Sector

Required skill level of job after 15 months

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

Example below based on all graduates of Islamic Studies at Canterbury Christ Church University

20% Elementary occupations
10% Managers, directors and senior officials
10% Welfare Professionals
10% Administrative occupations
10% Teaching and Childcare Support Occupation
10% Media Professionals
10% Business and public service associate professionals
5% Artistic, literary and media occupations

Grading Distribution

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

Entry Requirements / Admissions

UCAS Tariff of Accepted Students for Islamic Studies

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FAQ

  • The following degrees are offered for Islamic Studies studies:
  • Master of Arabic - MArabic
  • Master of Arts (Honours) - MA (Hons)
  • Diploma of Higher Education - DipHE
  • Post-Qualifying Award - PQA
  • Master of Arts - MA
  • Master of Studies - MSt
  • Master of Philosophy - MPhil
  • Bachelor of Arts (Honours) - BA (Hons)
  • Postgraduate Diploma - PgDip
  • Master of Science (Research) - MSc (Res)
  • Doctor of Philosophy - PhD
  • Master of Science - MSc
  • Certificate of Higher Education - CertHE

The median salary of graduates of Islamic Studies was £23137 15 months after graduation, £21004 3 years after graduation and £23741 5 years after graduation.

Islamic Studies at University of Leeds received the highest rating among all graduates in the National Student Survey year with a rating of 85 out of 100 among 22 respondents.