Social Work Bachelors & Masters in London

Program University Student satis­faction Unem­ployed Drop­out Tuition (UK) Tuition (Inter­national) UCAS Tariff City
London Metropolitan University 95% 15% 0% £9250 £15576 95 London On campus Full-time
London Metropolitan University 95% 15% 0% £9250 £15576 95 London On campus Full-time
University of East London 75% 0% 15% £9250 £13320 128 London On campus Full-time
Goldsmiths, University of London - - - - - - London On campus Part-time
Middlesex University - - - £10500 £14000 - London On campus Part-time
Middlesex University - - - £8800 £11600 - London On campus Full-time
Middlesex University - - - £10800 £13500 - London On campus Part-time
Royal Holloway, University of London - - - £8300 £17600 - Egham On campus Full-time
Kingston University - - - £9250 - - Kingston upon Thames On campus Full-time
Brunel University - - - - - - Uxbridge On campus Full-time
London Metropolitan University - - - £8270 £8270 - London On campus Full-time
Goldsmiths, University of London - - - - - - London On campus Part-time
London South Bank University - - - £9250 - - London On campus Full-time
University of Greenwich - - - £8750 - - London On campus Part-time
Goldsmiths, University of London - - - - - - London On campus Full-time
Kingston University - - - £7185 £15000 - Kingston upon Thames On campus Part-time
City University London - - - £6635 £9285 - London On campus Part-time
University of West London - - - £9250 £13250 - Ealing On campus Full-time
Kingston University 83% 5% 0% £9250 - 130 Kingston upon Thames On campus Full-time
London South Bank University 79% 0% 10% £9250 - 119 London On campus Full-time
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Jobs & Career Perspectives

Career perspectives for Social Work

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 Work 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

Skills that graduates consider useful for their work in Social Work

  • Accountability
  • Ability to critically evaluate
  • Communication skills
  • Analysing skills
  • Problem- solving
  • Conflict management
  • Advocacy
  • Negotiation skills
  • Time management

Required skill level of job after 15 months

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

Example below based on all graduates of Social Work at Kingston University

80% Welfare Professionals
10% Welfare and housing associate professionals
5% Teaching and Childcare Support Occupation
5% Caring personal services
5% Teaching Professionals

Grading Distribution

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

Entry Requirements / Admissions

UCAS Tariff of Accepted Students for Social Work

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FAQ

The median salary of graduates of Social Work was £28232 15 months after graduation, £24030 3 years after graduation and £26245 5 years after graduation.

Social Work (including foundation year) at London Metropolitan University received the highest rating among all graduates in the National Student Survey year with a rating of 95 out of 100 among 20 respondents.