Social Anthropology Degree Courses in the UK - Bachelor's & Master's

Program University Student satis­faction Unem­ployed Drop­out Tuition (UK) Tuition (Inter­national) UCAS Tariff City
The University of Edinburgh 67% 0% 5% £9250 £23100 187 Edinburgh On campus Full-time
The University of Edinburgh 64% 0% 0% £9250 £23100 163 Edinburgh On campus Full-time
The University of Edinburgh 60% 0% 0% £9250 £23100 157 Edinburgh On campus Full-time
University of Roehampton 83% 0% 10% £9250 £13145 118 Roehampton On campus Full-time
Bournemouth University 73% 0% 9% £9250 £15250 107 Poole On campus Full-time
The University of Edinburgh 73% 0% 5% £9250 £30400 163 Edinburgh On campus Full-time
The London School of Economics and Political Science 94% 10% 15% £15216 £23520 155 London On campus Part-time
The University of Edinburgh 77% 0% 0% £9250 £23100 174 Edinburgh On campus Full-time
The University of Edinburgh 81% 0% 5% £9250 £23100 181 Edinburgh On campus Full-time
The University of Edinburgh 78% 0% 5% £9250 £23100 175 Edinburgh On campus Full-time
Birkbeck, University of London 78% 0% 5% £3010 £5460 175 London On campus Part-time
The University of Manchester 78% 0% 5% £7667 £15334 175 Manchester On campus Full-time
University of St Andrews 79% 0% 15% £9900 £20370 184 St Andrews On campus Full-time
University of St Andrews 79% 0% 15% £9900 £20370 184 St Andrews On campus Full-time
The University of Edinburgh 69% 0% 5% £9250 £23100 172 Edinburgh On campus Full-time
The University of Edinburgh 64% 0% 0% £9250 £23100 169 Edinburgh On campus Full-time
The University of Edinburgh 69% 0% 5% £9250 £23100 172 Edinburgh On campus Full-time
The University of Manchester 69% 0% 5% - £20500 172 Manchester On campus Full-time
University of St Andrews 69% 0% 5% £4260 £15760 172 St Andrews On campus Full-time
The London School of Economics and Political Science 85% 0% 5% £9250 £22430 177 London On campus Full-time
University of Essex 64% 4% 10% £9250 £16850 108 Colchester On campus Full-time
Oxford Brookes University 87% 5% 0% £9250 £14600 107 Oxford On campus Full-time
University of Essex 64% 4% 10% £9250 £16850 99 Colchester On campus Full-time
University of Essex 64% 4% 10% £9250 £16850 99 Colchester On campus Full-time
University of Kent 83% 5% 8% - - 136 Canterbury On campus Full-time
SOAS, University of London 69% 10% 15% £9250 - 151 London On campus Full-time
The University of Manchester 83% 0% 10% - - 156 Manchester On campus Full-time
The University of Manchester 83% 0% 20% - - 156 Manchester On campus Full-time
SOAS, University of London 91% 10% 15% £9250 - 142 London On campus Full-time
The University of Manchester 83% 3% 6% - - 152 Manchester On campus Full-time
The University of Manchester 83% 3% 0% - - 172 Manchester On campus Full-time
University of Kent 84% 0% 8% - - 120 Canterbury On campus Full-time
SOAS, University of London 94% 10% 15% £9250 - 155 London On campus Full-time
The University of Manchester 94% 10% 15% - - 155 Manchester On campus Full-time
SOAS, University of London 68% 10% 15% £9250 - 153 London On campus Full-time
The University of Manchester 83% 0% 0% - - 153 Manchester On campus Full-time
University of Kent 82% 5% 8% - - 129 Canterbury On campus Full-time
University of Kent 78% 0% 5% - - 175 Canterbury On campus Full-time
University of Oxford 78% 0% 5% - - 175 Oxford On campus Full-time
The University of Edinburgh 58% 0% 5% - - 165 Edinburgh On campus Full-time
University of Aberdeen 79% 0% 15% - - 184 Aberdeen On campus Full-time
Goldsmiths, University of London 69% 0% 5% - - 172 London On campus Part-time
University of Kent 69% 0% 5% - - 172 Canterbury On campus Part-time
University of Kent 69% 0% 5% - - 172 Canterbury On campus Full-time
University of Sussex 69% 0% 5% - - 172 Brighton On campus Full-time
University of Kent 69% 0% 5% - - 172 Canterbury On campus Part-time
University of Kent 69% 0% 5% - - 172 Canterbury On campus Full-time
SOAS, University of London 63% 5% 20% £9250 - 156 London On campus Full-time
SOAS, University of London 68% 10% 15% - - 150 London On campus Full-time
The University of Manchester 83% 0% 2% £9250 - 160 Manchester On campus Full-time
SOAS, University of London 68% 10% 15% - - 153 London On campus Full-time
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Student Reviews

Overall student satisfaction
73 /100
3786 students of Social Anthropology in the UK replied

Primarily based on data from undergraduate degree students.

Salary

Primarily based on salary data of undergraduate students

Salary of all UK Graduates of Social Anthropology

  15 months after graduation 3 years after graduation 5 years after graduation
Median salary £23000 £21873 £26360
25-75 percentile range £19000 - £26500 £15898 - £27436 £18783 - £33314

Salary of all UK Graduates of all subjects

  15 months after graduation 3 years after graduation 5 years after graduation
Median salary £21860 £22787 £28225
25-75 percentile range £19492 - £25627 £16782 - £28176 £20403 - £35827

Jobs & Career Perspectives

Career perspectives for Social Anthropology

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 Social Anthropology 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 Social Anthropology

  • Ddvertising
  • Conservation
  • Health and social work
  • Heritage management
  • Museums
  • Sales and marketing

Required skill level of job after 15 months

Among graduates of Social Anthropology 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 Social Anthropology (15 months after graduation)

Example below based on all graduates of Social Anthropology at Goldsmiths, University of London

35% Elementary occupations
10% Managers, directors and senior officials
10% Business, Research and Administrative Professionals
10% Artistic, literary and media occupations
10% Business and public service associate professionals
5% Administrative occupations
5% Caring personal services
5% Sales occupations
5% Other Educational Professionals
5% Media Professionals

Grading Distribution

Students of Social Anthropology in the UK received the following grades.

Entry Requirements / Admissions

UCAS Tariff of Accepted Students for Social Anthropology

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FAQ

  • The following degrees are offered for Social Anthropology studies:
  • Bachelor of Law (Honours) - LLB (Hons)
  • Master of Arts (Honours) - MA (Hons)
  • Bachelor of Science (Honours) - BSc (Hons)
  • Bachelor of Arts (Honours) - BA (Hons)
  • Master of Science - MSc
  • Postgraduate Diploma - PgDip
  • Master of Arts - MA
  • Master of Research - MRes
  • Doctor of Philosophy - PhD
  • Bachelor of Arts in Social Sciences - BASS
  • Bachelor of Social Science (Honours) - BSocSci (Hons)
  • Master of Philosophy - MPhil

Social Anthropology (Religion in the Contemporary World) at The London School of Economics and Political Science received the highest rating among all graduates in the National Student Survey year with a rating of 94 out of 100 among 8 respondents.

The median salary of graduates of Social Anthropology was £23000 15 months after graduation, £21873 3 years after graduation and £26360 5 years after graduation.