Archaeology Online Bachelor and Master Degree Courses in the UK

Program University Student satis­faction Unem­ployed Drop­out Tuition (UK) Tuition (Inter­national) UCAS Tariff City
The University of Edinburgh - - - - - - Edinburgh online Part-time
University of Wales - - - £7800 £15000 - Cardiff online Part-time
University of Birmingham - - - - - - Birmingham online Full-time
University of Leicester - - 25% - - - Leicester online Full-time
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Salary

Primarily based on salary data of undergraduate students

Salary of all UK Graduates of Archaeology

  15 months after graduation 3 years after graduation 5 years after graduation
Median salary £20000 £19013 £22318
25-75 percentile range £18000 - £23000 £14084 - £24323 £17564 - £28567

Salary of all UK Graduates of all subjects

  15 months after graduation 3 years after graduation 5 years after graduation
Median salary £20000 £18682 £22984
25-75 percentile range £18500 - £22500 £15182 - £24182 £18258 - £28032

Jobs & Career Perspectives

Career perspectives for Archaeology

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 Archaeology 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 Archaeology

  • Prehistoric
  • Historic
  • Classical
  • Underwater

Required skill level of job after 15 months

Among graduates of Archaeology 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 Archaeology (15 months after graduation)

Example below based on all graduates of Archaeology at The University of Winchester

15% Sales occupations
15% Elementary occupations
10% Managers, directors and senior officials
10% Natural and social science professionals
10% Administrative occupations
5% Conservation and environment professionals
5% Welfare and housing associate professionals
5% Secretarial and related occupations
5% Skilled trades occupations
5% Business and public service associate professionals

Grading Distribution

Students of Archaeology in the UK received the following grades.

Entry Requirements / Admissions

UCAS Tariff of Accepted Students for Archaeology

Do you not fulfill the minimum requirements in terms of UCAS score, A levels, or English language requirements?
Get advice on which foundation courses are best for you to still be able to join Archaeology.

FAQ

  • The following degrees are offered for Archaeology studies:
  • Master of Science - MSc
  • Master of Arts (Postgraduate) - MA (PG)
  • Master of Research - MA (Res)
  • Doctor of Philosophy - PhD

The median salary of graduates of Archaeology was £20000 15 months after graduation, £19013 3 years after graduation and £22318 5 years after graduation.