Social Sciences Bachelors & Masters in London

Program University Student satis­faction Unem­ployed Drop­out Tuition (UK) Tuition (Inter­national) UCAS Tariff City
University College London 88% 0% 1% £9250 £23300 180 London On campus Full-time
Birkbeck, University of London 100% 10% 10% £9250 £14560 95 London On campus Full-time
University College London 66% 0% 1% £9250 £23300 190 London On campus Full-time
Birkbeck, University of London 66% 5% 15% £9250 £14560 111 London On campus Full-time
Birkbeck, University of London 59% 10% 9% £9250 £14560 89 London On campus Full-time
Birkbeck, University of London - - - £4515 £8190 - London On campus Part-time
Kingston University - - - £9250 - - Kingston upon Thames On campus Full-time
Birkbeck, University of London - - - £9030 £16380 - London On campus Full-time
The London School of Economics and Political Science - - - £14640 £22608 - London On campus Full-time
Birkbeck, University of London - - - £9030 £16380 - London On campus Full-time
The London School of Economics and Political Science - - - £30360 £30960 - London On campus Full-time
Birkbeck, University of London - - - £9030 £16380 - London On campus Full-time
Birkbeck, University of London 93% 5% 19% £6020 £10920 - London On campus Full-time
Goldsmiths, University of London 93% 5% 19% - - - London On campus Full-time
The London School of Economics and Political Science 93% 5% 19% £15216 £23250 - London On campus Part-time
Birkbeck, University of London 93% 5% 19% £4515 £8190 - London On campus Part-time
Birkbeck, University of London 93% 5% 19% £4515 £8190 - London On campus Part-time
The London School of Economics and Political Science 93% 5% 19% £4517 £20136 - London On campus Full-time
Birkbeck, University of London 93% 5% 19% £9030 £16380 - London On campus Full-time
Goldsmiths, University of London 93% 5% 19% - - - London On campus Full-time
Birkbeck, University of London 64% 15% 0% £6935 £10920 - London On campus Part-time
SOAS, University of London 64% 15% 0% £9250 £17750 - London On campus Full-time
Goldsmiths, University of London 56% 0% 5% - - 119 London On campus Full-time
King's College London 83% 15% 3% £9250 - 169 London On campus Full-time
Goldsmiths, University of London 70% 10% 5% - - 116 London On campus Full-time
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Jobs & Career Perspectives

Career perspectives for Social Sciences

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 Sciences 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 Social Sciences

  • Anthropology
  • Archaeology
  • Economics
  • Geography
  • History
  • Law
  • Linguistics
  • Politics
  • Psychology
  • Sociology

Skills that graduates consider useful for their work in Social Sciences

  • Ability to speak clearly
  • Understand written information
  • Write clearly
  • Read and understand work- related materials
  • Understand spoken information
  • Listen to others and ask questions
  • Knowledge of society

Required skill level of job after 15 months

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

% Skilled jobs

Grading Distribution

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

Entry Requirements / Admissions

UCAS Tariff of Accepted Students for Social Sciences

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FAQ

The median salary of graduates of Social Sciences was £20915 15 months after graduation, £19939 3 years after graduation and £22877 5 years after graduation.

Psychosocial Studies and Principles of Psychodynamic Counselling at Birkbeck, University of London received the highest rating among all graduates in the National Student Survey year with a rating of 100 out of 100 among 9 respondents.