Linguistics Bachelors & Masters in London

Program University Student satis­faction Unem­ployed Drop­out Tuition (UK) Tuition (Inter­national) UCAS Tariff City
University College London 100% 0% 10% £9250 £31200 160 London On campus Full-time
University of Roehampton 82% 0% 0% £9250 £13145 101 Roehampton On campus Full-time
University of Roehampton 75% 0% 0% £9250 £13145 99 Roehampton On campus Full-time
University of Roehampton 75% 0% 0% £9250 £13145 99 Roehampton On campus Full-time
University of Westminster 84% 0% 10% £9250 £14400 107 London On campus Full-time
Birkbeck, University of London 81% 10% 5% £9030 £16380 126 London On campus Full-time
SOAS, University of London 81% 10% 5% £5085 £10460 126 London On campus Part-time
Birkbeck, University of London 81% 10% 5% £4515 £8190 126 London On campus Part-time
University of Greenwich 81% 10% 5% £8750 £14500 126 London On campus Part-time
Birkbeck, University of London 81% 10% 5% £3010 £5460 126 London On campus Part-time
Birkbeck, University of London 81% 10% 5% £3375 £3375 126 London On campus Part-time
University College London 87% 0% 6% £9250 £23300 177 London On campus Full-time
Birkbeck, University of London 77% 10% 5% £9250 £14560 96 London On campus Full-time
University of Westminster 79% 0% 10% £9250 £14400 102 London On campus Full-time
Birkbeck, University of London 77% 10% 5% £9250 £14560 96 London On campus Full-time
Birkbeck, University of London 77% 10% 0% £9250 £14560 96 London On campus Full-time
University of Westminster 79% 0% 10% £9250 £14400 111 London On campus Full-time
University College London 94% 0% 15% £9250 £23300 166 London On campus Full-time
Goldsmiths, University of London 100% 0% 10% - - 160 London On campus Part-time
SOAS, University of London 85% 0% 2% - - 167 London On campus Full-time
Goldsmiths, University of London 85% 0% 2% - - 167 London On campus Full-time
University of Westminster 85% 0% 2% - - 167 London On campus Part-time
King's College London 81% 5% 5% £9250 - 158 London On campus Full-time
Queen Mary University of London 81% 2% 3% £9250 - 122 London On campus Full-time
Queen Mary University of London 85% 3% 5% £9250 - 125 London On campus Full-time
Queen Mary University of London 85% 3% 5% £9250 - 125 London On campus Full-time
Queen Mary University of London 81% 2% 3% £9250 - 122 London On campus Full-time
Kingston University 81% 2% 3% £9250 - 122 Kingston upon Thames On campus Full-time
Queen Mary University of London 81% 10% 5% £9250 - 126 London On campus Full-time
Queen Mary University of London 81% 10% 5% - - 126 London On campus Full-time
Goldsmiths, University of London 81% 10% 5% - - 126 London On campus Full-time
Queen Mary University of London 81% 3% 5% £9250 - 128 London On campus Full-time
University of Westminster - - - - - - London On campus Part-time
SOAS, University of London 64% 10% 10% £9250 - 147 London On campus Full-time
Queen Mary University of London 85% 5% 5% £9250 - 122 London On campus Full-time
Queen Mary University of London 81% 0% 5% £9250 - 121 London On campus Full-time
Birkbeck, University of London 74% 0% 10% £4625 £7280 - London On campus Part-time
Birkbeck, University of London 74% 0% 10% £6935 £10920 - London On campus Part-time
SOAS, University of London 78% 5% 5% £9250 - 174 London On campus Full-time
SOAS, University of London 65% 5% 10% - - 141 London On campus Full-time
University of Westminster - - - - - - London On campus Part-time
Queen Mary University of London 83% 3% 5% £9250 - 122 London On campus Full-time
SOAS, University of London 68% 10% 15% £9250 - 153 London On campus Full-time
SOAS, University of London 58% 0% 10% £9250 - 149 London On campus Full-time
SOAS, University of London 64% 10% 10% - - 147 London On campus Full-time
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Jobs & Career Perspectives

Career perspectives for Linguistics

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 Linguistics 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

Specialisations within Linguistics

  • Applied Linguistics
  • Forensic Linguistics
  • Language Sciences
  • English Language
  • Philosophy of Language
  • Creative Writing
  • Philosophy

Skills that graduates consider useful for their work in Linguistics

  • Analysing language
  • Looking at syntax and semantics
  • Research skills
  • Analysis and statistical analysis techniques
  • Ability to accurately collect, interpret and manage data
  • Written and verbal communication
  • Ability to work well in a team and independently
  • Critical thinking and problem solving
  • IT skills
  • Self- management
  • Time management and organisational skills
  • Project management skills

Required skill level of job after 15 months

Among graduates of Linguistics who indicated that they are working, the percentage below represents the number of highly skilled vs non-highly skilled jobs (Unistats).

% Skilled jobs

Entry Requirements / Admissions

UCAS Tariff of Accepted Students for Linguistics

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FAQ

The median salary of graduates of Linguistics was £21000 15 months after graduation, £21455 3 years after graduation and £25469 5 years after graduation.

Psychology and Language Sciences at University College London received the highest rating among all graduates in the National Student Survey year with a rating of 100 out of 100 among 19 respondents.