Korean Studies Degree Courses in the UK - Bachelors & Masters

Program University Student satis­faction Unem­ployed Drop­out Tuition (UK) Tuition (Inter­national) UCAS Tariff City
Korean Studies BA (Hons) The University of Sheffield 73% 5% 10% £9250 £22680 168 Sheffield On campus Full-time
Korean Studies with Foundation Year BA (Hons) The University of Sheffield 73% 5% 7% £9250 £22680 150 Sheffield On campus Full-time
Music and Korean Studies BA (Hons) The University of Sheffield 73% 5% 7% £9250 £25540 157 Sheffield On campus Full-time
Korean Studies with Japanese BA (Hons) The University of Sheffield 73% 5% 0% £9250 £22680 153 Sheffield On campus Full-time
English Literature and Korean BA (Hons) University of Central Lancashire 88% 5% 20% £9250 - 118 Preston On campus Full-time
Modern Languages (Korean and Russian) BA (Hons) University of Central Lancashire 56% 9% 13% £9250 - 118 Preston On campus Full-time
Modern Languages (Japanese and Korean) BA (Hons) University of Central Lancashire 54% 9% 13% £9250 - 118 Preston On campus Full-time
Modern Languages (German and Korean) BA (Hons) University of Central Lancashire 56% 9% 5% £9250 - 116 Preston On campus Full-time
Modern Languages (Chinese and Korean) BA (Hons) University of Central Lancashire 54% 9% 13% £9250 - 118 Preston On campus Full-time
Modern Languages (Spanish and Korean) BA (Hons) University of Central Lancashire 60% 15% 10% £9250 - 118 Preston On campus Full-time
English Language and Linguistics and Korean BA (Hons) University of Central Lancashire 88% 5% 20% £9250 - 118 Preston On campus Full-time
TESOL and Korean BA (Hons) University of Central Lancashire 87% 9% 13% £9250 - 118 Preston On campus Full-time
Modern Languages (French and Korean) BA (Hons) University of Central Lancashire 56% 9% 5% £9250 - 118 Preston On campus Full-time
Asia Pacific Studies - Korean BA (Hons) University of Central Lancashire 54% 5% 17% £9250 - 120 Preston On campus Full-time
International Business Communication with Korean (Top-Up) BA (Hons) University of Central Lancashire - - - £9250 - - Preston On campus Full-time
Korean Studies MSc The University of Edinburgh - - - - - - Edinburgh On campus Full-time
Korean Studies MSc (Res) The University of Edinburgh - - - - - - Edinburgh On campus Full-time
North Korean Studies MA University of Central Lancashire - - - - - - Preston On campus Full-time
Korean Studies MSt University of Oxford - - - - - - Oxford On campus Full-time
Korean Studies PhD The University of Edinburgh - - - - - - Edinburgh On campus Part-time
  • an autumn monday at university
    1/3
  • a day in the life of a korean studies student in the uk 한국학을 공부하는 외국인 대학생의 하루
    2/3
  • first year korean studies student week in the life ♡ vlog ♡ phegotflare
    3/3

Student Reviews

Overall student satisfaction
70 /100
6094 total respondents

Primarily based on data from undergraduate degree students.

The NSS is commissioned by the Office for Students

Salary

Primarily based on salary data of undergraduate students

Salary of all UK Graduates of Korean Studies

  15 months after graduation 3 years after graduation 5 years after graduation
Median salary £24000 £23397 £28956
25-75 percentile range £20000 - £28500 £16500 - £31259 £20544 - £38633

Salary of all UK Graduates of all subjects

  15 months after graduation 3 years after graduation 5 years after graduation
Median salary £25889 £24280 £28847
25-75 percentile range £23083 - £28655 £18798 - £29907 £22073 - £38231

Jobs & Career Perspectives

Career perspectives for Korean 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 Korean Studies who indicated that they are working, the percentage below represents the number who “agree” or “strongly agree” with the statements about their job.

Typical employers for graduates of Korean Studies

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

Jobs of graduates of Korean Studies (15 months after graduation)

Example below based on all graduates of Korean Studies at Oxford Brookes University

25% Customer service occupations
20% Science, engineering and technology associate professionals
15% Information Technology Professionals
5% Elementary occupations
5% Engineering professionals
5% Teaching Professionals
5% Secretarial and related occupations
5% Business, Research and Administrative Professionals
5% Quality and Regulatory Professionals

Grading & Study Time

Entry Requirements / Admissions

UCAS Tariff of Accepted Students for Korean Studies

Get advice on which foundation courses are best for you to still study Korean Studies, if you do not meet the minimum requirements in terms of UCAS score, A levels, or English language requirements.

FAQ

The median salary of graduates of Korean Studies was £24000 15 months after graduation, £23397 3 years after graduation and £28956 5 years after graduation.

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