English Studies 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 Nottingham - - - - - - Nottingham online Part-time
Bournemouth University - - - £8500 £15000 - Poole online Full-time
Manchester Metropolitan University - - - - - - Manchester online Part-time
The University of York - - - £3040 £3040 - York online Part-time
The Open University - 0% 0% - - - Milton Keynes online Part-time
The Open University - 0% 0% - - - Milton Keynes online Part-time
The Open University - 0% 0% - - - Milton Keynes online Part-time
The Open University 90% - 0% - - - Milton Keynes online Part-time
The Open University 90% - 0% - - - Milton Keynes online Part-time
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Salary

Primarily based on salary data of undergraduate students

Salary of all UK Graduates of English Studies

  15 months after graduation 3 years after graduation 5 years after graduation
Median salary £21118 £20898 £24767
25-75 percentile range £18067 - £24618 £15329 - £25012 £18688 - £30381

Salary of all UK Graduates of all subjects

  15 months after graduation 3 years after graduation 5 years after graduation
Median salary £20919 £21480 £25850
25-75 percentile range £17967 - £24500 £17078 - £26038 £20886 - £32237

Jobs & Career Perspectives

Career perspectives for English Studies

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 English Studies 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 English Studies

  • English Philology
  • English Language and Culture
  • English Linguistics
  • Teaching

Required skill level of job after 15 months

Among graduates of English Studies 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 English Studies (15 months after graduation)

Example below based on all graduates of English Studies at Bournemouth University

35% Media Professionals
15% Sales occupations
15% Elementary occupations
10% Artistic, literary and media occupations
10% Business and public service associate professionals
5% Administrative occupations
5% Information Technology Professionals
5% Teaching Professionals
5% Science, engineering and technology associate professionals

Grading Distribution

Students of English Studies in the UK received the following grades.

Entry Requirements / Admissions

UCAS Tariff of Accepted Students for English Studies

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FAQ

  • The following degrees are offered for English Studies studies:
  • Master of Arts (Postgraduate) - MA (PG)
  • Master of Arts - MA
  • Diploma of Higher Education - DipHE
  • Bachelor of Arts (Honours) - BA (Hons)

English Language and Literature (Q39) at The Open University received the highest rating among all graduates in the National Student Survey year with a rating of 90 out of 100 among 129 respondents.

The median salary of graduates of English Studies was £21118 15 months after graduation, £20898 3 years after graduation and £24767 5 years after graduation.