Public Services Degree Courses in the UK - Bachelors & Masters

Program University Student satis­faction Unem­ployed Drop­out Tuition (UK) Tuition (Inter­national) UCAS Tariff City
Public Services (Including Foundation Year) BA (Hons) University of South Wales - 2% 10% £9000 £12600 116 Pontypridd On campus Full-time
Public Services BA (Hons) University of South Wales - 2% 10% £9000 £12600 116 Pontypridd On campus Full-time
Public and Emergency Services HND University of South Wales - 1% 7% £7500 £12300 139 Pontypridd On campus Full-time
Public Services HNC Sunderland College - - 35% £5999 - - Sunderland On campus Full-time
Public Services HND Wigan and Leigh College 93% - 10% £7500 - - Wigan On campus Full-time
Public Services: Policing Studies FdSc The Sheffield College - - 15% £7500 - - Sheffield On campus Full-time
Public Services FdA Teesside University - - - £6150 - - Middlesbrough On campus Full-time
Public Services (Top-Up) BA (Hons) University of Central Lancashire - - - £9250 - - Preston On campus Full-time
Public Services HNC Birmingham Metropolitan College - - - £6000 - - Birmingham On campus Full-time
Health and Public Service Management MSc University of South Wales - - - - - - Pontypridd On campus Part-time
Business and Public Service Interpreting and Translation Studies MA University of Leeds - - - - - - Leeds On campus Full-time
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Student Reviews

Overall student satisfaction
40 /100
75660 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 Public Services

  15 months after graduation 3 years after graduation 5 years after graduation
Median salary £25651 £24571 £30295
25-75 percentile range £22016 - £30312 £19077 - £31076 £22913 - £40577

Salary of all UK Graduates of all subjects

  15 months after graduation 3 years after graduation 5 years after graduation
Median salary £26136 £25710 £32139
25-75 percentile range £22665 - £29805 £20681 - £32027 £25050 - £42167

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.

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

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

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

15% Science, engineering and technology associate professionals
15% Teaching Professionals
15% Elementary occupations
5% Sales occupations
5% Web and Multimedia Design Professionals
5% Business and public service associate professionals
5% Artistic, literary and media occupations
5% Administrative occupations
5% Business and public service associate professionals

Grading & Study Time

Grading Distribution

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

Entry Requirements / Admissions

UCAS Tariff of Accepted Students for Public Services

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

FAQ

Public Services is the study of how to deliver state funded services effectively and efficiently, including the decision-making processes of managers and policymakers working in the public sector.

The median salary of graduates of Public Services was £25651 15 months after graduation, £24571 3 years after graduation and £30295 5 years after graduation.

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