Top 12 Degree Subjects for Graduate Employment Prospects

Posted: 15 July 2013
By:Christopher Webber

With increased tuition fees and a competitive job market, it has become imperative for students to choose their university and degree subjects more wisely to ensure their future employability.


The Higher Education Statistics Agency, reported the Top 12 courses for employability and percentage of graduates finding employment or progressing with further education within 6 months of graduation:

  1. Medicine & dentistry = 99.4%
  2. Education = 92.6%
  3. Veterinary science = 91.9%
  4. Biomedical science & neurology = 91.8%
  5. Law = 88.6%
  6. Biological sciences = 87.1%
  7. Mathematical sciences = 86.5%
  8. Languages = 86%
  9. Engineering = 85.4%
  10. Historical & philosophical studies = 85.4%
  11. Architecture, building & planning = 85.2%
  12. Business & administrative studies = 85%

The University of Bradford is highly regarded for its graduate level employment and ranked in the Sunday Times top 20.


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University of Bradford Ranks Highly for Graduate Employment

The university designs its courses with input from industry to ensure that students have the skill set that employers now demand from their employees. £84 million has been invested in the university's facilities and they offer some of the best undergraduate degrees for employability and its staff to student ratios are amongst the best in the UK.


As a result, the University of Bradford has an impressive record with the Higher Education Statistics Agency, which reports that 87.6% of graduates gained immediate employment.


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