Religious Studies Online Bachelor and Master Degree Courses in the UK

Program University Student satis­faction Unem­ployed Drop­out Tuition (UK) Tuition (Inter­national) UCAS Tariff City
University of Wales 72% 0% 50% £9000 £13500 123 Cardiff online Full-time
University of Wales 72% 0% 50% £9000 £13500 123 Cardiff online Full-time
University of Wales 72% 0% 50% £7800 £15000 123 Cardiff online Part-time
University of Wales 72% 0% 50% £7800 £15000 123 Cardiff online Full-time
University of Birmingham - - - - - - Birmingham online Part-time
The University of Edinburgh - - - - - - Edinburgh online Part-time
Bangor University - - - - - - Bangor online Part-time
University of Wales - - - £7800 £15000 - Cardiff online Part-time
The Open University - - 0% - - - Milton Keynes online Part-time
The Open University 89% 1% 0% - - - Milton Keynes online Part-time
The Open University 72% 0% 50% - - 123 Milton Keynes online Part-time
University of Birmingham 72% 0% 50% - - 123 Birmingham online Full-time
The University of Nottingham 72% 0% 50% - - 123 Nottingham online Full-time
The Open University 90% 0% 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 Religious Studies

  15 months after graduation 3 years after graduation 5 years after graduation
Median salary £23137 £21004 £23741
25-75 percentile range £18011 - £25811 £13483 - £26151 £15643 - £31426

Salary of all UK Graduates of all subjects

  15 months after graduation 3 years after graduation 5 years after graduation
Median salary £21646 £20880 £25894
25-75 percentile range £17858 - £24203 £15716 - £26167 £19476 - £34293

Jobs & Career Perspectives

Career perspectives for Religious 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 Religious 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 Religious Studies

  • Divinity
  • Religious Education
  • Sacred Theology
  • Talmudic Law
  • Theology

Required skill level of job after 15 months

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

Example below based on all graduates of Religious Studies at Canterbury Christ Church University

20% Elementary occupations
10% Managers, directors and senior officials
10% Welfare Professionals
10% Administrative occupations
10% Teaching and Childcare Support Occupation
10% Media Professionals
10% Business and public service associate professionals
5% Artistic, literary and media occupations

Grading Distribution

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

Entry Requirements / Admissions

UCAS Tariff of Accepted Students for Religious Studies

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FAQ

  • The following degrees are offered for Religious Studies studies:
  • Bachelor of Arts (Honours) - BA (Hons)
  • Master of Arts (Postgraduate) - MA (PG)
  • Postgraduate Diploma - PgDip
  • Master of Arts - MA
  • Postgraduate Certificate - PgCert
  • Master of Science - MSc
  • Master of Research - MRes
  • Diploma of Higher Education - DipHE
  • Master of Research - MA (Res)
  • Doctor of Philosophy - PhD

Social Sciences (Religious Studies) (R23-REL) 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 122 respondents.

The median salary of graduates of Religious Studies was £23137 15 months after graduation, £21004 3 years after graduation and £23741 5 years after graduation.