Public Services Degree Courses in the UK - Bachelors & Masters

Program University Student satis­faction Unem­ployed Drop­out Tuition (UK) Tuition (Inter­national) UCAS Tariff City
University of South Wales 73% 5% 25% £9000 £12600 122 Pontypridd On campus Full-time
University of South Wales 73% 5% 25% £9000 £12600 122 Pontypridd On campus Full-time
University of South Wales - - - - - - Pontypridd On campus Full-time
University of Leeds - - - - - - Leeds On campus Full-time
The Manchester College - - - - - - Manchester On campus Full-time
Doncaster College and University Centre - - - £7400 - - Doncaster On campus Full-time
Wakefield College 92% - 30% £6750 - - Wakefield On campus Full-time
Grimsby Institute 92% - 30% £6995 - - Grimsby On campus Full-time
City College Plymouth 92% - 30% £8450 - - Plymouth On campus Full-time
City College Plymouth 92% - 30% £8450 - - Plymouth On campus Full-time
Wakefield College 92% - 30% £6750 - - Wakefield On campus Full-time
Loughborough College 92% - 30% £7750 £7750 - Loughborough On campus Full-time
Grimsby Institute 92% - 30% £3495 - - Grimsby On campus Part-time
Barnsley College 92% - 30% £5995 - - Barnsley On campus Full-time
Bury College - - 45% £7500 - - Bury On campus Full-time
Bury College - - 45% £7500 - - Bury On campus Full-time
University of Wales 87% - 10% £9000 £13500 101 Cardiff On campus Full-time
Bridgwater and Taunton College - - - - - - Bridgwater On campus Full-time
Heart of Worcestershire College - - 10% £8000 - - Redditch On campus Full-time
University of Worcester - - 10% - - - Worcester On campus Part-time
New College Swindon 73% 0% 0% - - - Swindon On campus Full-time
Wiltshire College and University Centre - - 10% £5650 £11500 - Chippenham On campus Full-time
NESCOT North East Surrey College of Technology 91% - 10% £6100 - - Epsom On campus Full-time
The Manchester College 91% - 10% - - - Manchester On campus Full-time
The Sheffield College 86% - 30% £7500 - - Sheffield On campus Full-time
Newman University 86% - 30% £1000 - - Birmingham On campus Part-time
University of Central Lancashire 86% - 30% - - - Preston On campus Part-time
Birmingham City University 86% - 30% - - - Birmingham On campus Part-time
London Metropolitan University 86% - 30% £1035 £1805 - London On campus Part-time
West Herts College 82% - 40% - - - Watford On campus Full-time
Chesterfield College 82% - 40% £6995 - - Chesterfield On campus Full-time
Harlow College - - 40% £5990 - - Harlow On campus Full-time
Sunderland College - - 40% £5999 - - Sunderland On campus Full-time
University of Bolton - 0% 20% £5996 - - Bolton On campus Full-time
Bishop Auckland College - - 40% £7500 - - Bishop Auckland On campus Full-time
Cardiff and Vale College - - 40% £7500 - - Rumney On campus Full-time
Bridgend College - - 40% - - - Bridgend On campus Full-time
West Herts College 82% - 40% £6165 - - Watford On campus Full-time
University Centre Peterborough 82% - 40% £6500 - - Peterborough On campus Full-time
North Warwickshire and South Leicestershire College - - 45% £5950 - - Nuneaton On campus Full-time
Birmingham Metropolitan College - - 35% - - - Birmingham On campus Full-time
Loughborough College - - 10% £7750 £7750 - Loughborough On campus Full-time
Reaseheath College - - - £9250 £11800 - Nantwich On campus Full-time
Wigan and Leigh College 93% - 10% £7500 - - Wigan On campus Full-time
University of South Wales 90% 10% 20% £7500 £12300 - Pontypridd On campus Full-time
Rotherham College 90% 10% 20% £6900 - - Rotherham On campus Full-time
Grŵp NPTC Group 67% - 60% £7500 - 86 Neath On campus Full-time
University of Suffolk 67% - 60% £6168 £6570 86 Ipswich On campus Full-time
Burnley College - - 33% £6000 - - Burnley On campus Full-time
East Surrey College - - 33% £6165 - - Redhill On campus Full-time
Nottingham College - - 33% £8250 - - Nottingham On campus Full-time
Exeter College - - 25% £7495 - - Exeter On campus Full-time
Truro and Penwith College 67% - 10% £8224 £9335 - Truro On campus Full-time
Weymouth College - - 5% £6500 £6500 - Weymouth On campus Full-time
City College Plymouth 100% - 10% £3700 - - Plymouth On campus Part-time
Teesside University - - - £6150 - - Middlesbrough On campus Full-time
New College Durham - - 45% £9000 - - Durham On campus Full-time
Blackpool and the Fylde College 95% - 25% £8750 - - Blackpool On campus Full-time
Exeter College 95% - 25% £7495 - - Exeter On campus Full-time
University of West London 95% - 25% £9250 £13250 - Ealing On campus Full-time
University of Central Lancashire 95% - 25% £9250 - - Preston On campus Full-time
Weston College of Further and Higher Education - - 0% £8500 £12500 - Weston-super-Mare On campus Full-time
University of West London - - 0% £9250 £13250 - Ealing On campus Full-time
Blackpool and the Fylde College 73% 5% 25% £8335 - 122 Blackpool On campus Full-time
Anglia Ruskin University 73% 5% 25% £9250 - 122 Cambridge On campus Full-time
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Student Reviews

Overall student satisfaction
93 /100
76749 students of Public Services 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 Public Services

  15 months after graduation 3 years after graduation 5 years after graduation
Median salary £24168 £23490 £28242
25-75 percentile range £20009 - £28338 £17512 - £29442 £21427 - £37533

Salary of all UK Graduates of all subjects

  15 months after graduation 3 years after graduation 5 years after graduation
Median salary £24639 £24704 £30219
25-75 percentile range £20826 - £28317 £19319 - £30889 £23353 - £39742

Jobs & Career Perspectives

Career perspectives for Public Services

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 Public Services 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 Public Services

  • Governments
  • The Police
  • Public Services Sector

Specialisations within Public Services

  • Public Health
  • Public Administration
  • Public Policy
  • Public Finance

Required skill level of job after 15 months

Among graduates of Public Services 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 Public Services (15 months after graduation)

Example below based on all graduates of Public Services at Anglia Ruskin University

35% Elementary occupations
25% Protective service occupations
10% Administrative occupations
10% Managers, directors and senior officials
10% Customer service occupations
10% Welfare and housing associate professionals

Grading Distribution

Students of Public Services in the UK received the following grades.

Entry Requirements / Admissions

UCAS Tariff of Accepted Students for Public Services

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FAQ

  • The following degrees are offered for Public Services studies:
  • Bachelor of Arts (Honours) - BA (Hons)
  • Master of Science - MSc
  • Master of Arts - MA
  • Higher National Certificate - HNC
  • Foundation Degree in Arts - FdA
  • Bachelor of Science (Honours) - BSc (Hons)
  • Higher National Diploma - HND
  • Certificate of Higher Education - CertHE
  • Foundation Degree - FD
  • Postgraduate Certificate - PgCert
  • Foundation Degree in Science - FdSc

The median salary of graduates of Public Services was £24168 15 months after graduation, £23490 3 years after graduation and £28242 5 years after graduation.

Community and Public Services at City College Plymouth received the highest rating among all graduates in the National Student Survey year with a rating of 100 out of 100 among 10 respondents.