Safety Engineering Degree Courses in the UK - Bachelors & Masters

Program University Student satis­faction Unem­ployed Drop­out Tuition (UK) Tuition (Inter­national) UCAS Tariff City
System Safety Engineering PgCert The University of York - - - £10440 £10440 - York On campus Full-time
System Safety Engineering with Automotive Applications MSc The University of York - - - £6040 £6980 - York On campus Part-time
Fire Safety Engineering FdSc University of Central Lancashire - - - £9250 - - Preston On campus Full-time
International Master of Science in Fire Safety Engineering MSc The University of Edinburgh - - - - - - Edinburgh On campus Full-time
Fire Safety Engineering MSc Ulster University - - - - - - Coleraine On campus Part-time
Fire Safety Engineering MSc University of Central Lancashire - - - - - - Preston On campus Part-time
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Primarily based on salary data of undergraduate students

Salary of all UK Graduates of Safety Engineering

  15 months after graduation 3 years after graduation 5 years after graduation
Median salary £38000 £37333 £40656
25-75 percentile range £30000 - £45500 £30297 - £45652 £32000 - £50003

Jobs & Career Perspectives

Career perspectives for Safety Engineering

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.

Typical employers for graduates of Safety Engineering

  • Government Departments
  • Construction Companies
  • Engineering Services

Specialisations within Safety Engineering

  • Health and Safety Systems
  • Occupational Risk Prevention
  • Health, Safety and Environment
  • Occupational Safety Management
  • Natural Hazards and Risks in Structural Engineering

Grading & Study Time

Grading Distribution

Students of Safety Engineering in the UK received the following grades.

Entry Requirements / Admissions

UCAS Tariff of Accepted Students for Safety Engineering

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


Safety Engineering is the study of devices, structures, systems and processes and the design, development and operation of these to reduce the risk of injury or sickness.

The median salary of graduates of Safety Engineering was £38000 15 months after graduation, £37333 3 years after graduation and £40656 5 years after graduation.

  • The following degrees are offered for Safety Engineering studies:
  • Postgraduate Certificate - PgCert
  • Master of Science - MSc
  • Foundation Degree in Science - FdSc
  • Postgraduate Diploma - PgDip