Professional Writing Bachelors & Masters in London

Program University Student satis­faction Unem­ployed Drop­out Tuition (UK) Tuition (Inter­national) UCAS Tariff City
St Mary's University, Twickenham 90% 0% 10% £9250 £12250 99 Twickenham On campus Full-time
St Mary's University, Twickenham 90% 0% 10% £9250 £12250 99 Twickenham On campus Full-time
University of Roehampton 79% 0% 0% £9250 £13145 94 Roehampton On campus Full-time
St Mary's University, Twickenham 90% 5% 10% £9250 £12250 87 Twickenham On campus Full-time
St Mary's University, Twickenham 90% 5% 10% £9250 £12250 87 Twickenham On campus Full-time
London Metropolitan University 90% 5% 10% £9300 £13750 87 London On campus Full-time
University of Roehampton 90% 5% 10% £9250 £13145 87 Roehampton On campus Full-time
University of Roehampton 56% 2% 5% £9250 £13145 112 Roehampton On campus Full-time
St Mary's University, Twickenham 90% 0% 10% £9250 £12250 90 Twickenham On campus Full-time
St Mary's University, Twickenham 90% 0% 10% £9250 £12250 90 Twickenham On campus Full-time
University of East London - 0% 25% £9250 £13320 105 London On campus Full-time
University of East London - 0% 25% £9250 £13320 105 London On campus Full-time
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Jobs & Career Perspectives

Career perspectives for Professional Writing

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 Professional Writing 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 Professional Writing

  • Copywriting
  • Editing
  • Publishing
  • Journalism
  • Web Edition
  • English Teaching

Skills that graduates consider useful for their work in Professional Writing

  • Clear and concise language
  • Writing skills
  • Organization skills
  • Active voice
  • Ability to define purposes
  • Ability to work independently
  • Adaptability
  • Edition knowledge

Required skill level of job after 15 months

Among graduates of Professional Writing 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 Professional Writing (15 months after graduation)

Example below based on all graduates of Professional Writing at Brunel University

30% Artistic, literary and media occupations
20% Elementary occupations
15% Administrative occupations
5% Managers, directors and senior officials
5% Science, engineering and technology associate professionals
5% Sales occupations
5% Customer service occupations
5% Business and public service associate professionals
5% Media Professionals

Grading Distribution

Students of Professional Writing in the UK received the following grades.

Entry Requirements / Admissions

UCAS Tariff of Accepted Students for Professional Writing

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FAQ

The median salary of graduates of Professional Writing was £18220 15 months after graduation, £16892 3 years after graduation and £19401 5 years after graduation.

Film & Screen Media and Creative & Professional Writing at St Mary's University, Twickenham received the highest rating among all graduates in the National Student Survey year with a rating of 90 out of 100 among 11 respondents.