Top Ten Subjects for Graduate Employability

Choosing a university course can prove a tricky time for the UK's prospective students. There's all sorts of things to consider and with fees at a whopping £9,250 a year at most universities it's even more important to get it right. Naturally careers prospects are cited as a major factor when choosing a course, and we here at The Complete University Guide are once again on hand to lend our expertise in this area. 

Here's a countdown of the top 10 subjects for graduate employability*. Check out 'What do Graduates Do and Earn?' for the full list of subjects and graduate destinations.

*% of graduates in full-time professional (a job that usually requires a degree) level employment 6 months after leaving university. HESA 2016–17.

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1. Dentistry

Graduate Employability: 97%

If you're afraid of going to the Dentist's then this may not be the subject for you, but if not, listen up. Studying Dentistry you'll leave prepared for a career in dental practice, and as the graduate employability score can testify, your skills will be in demand. With such a specific career path comes a very vocational course, with students the UK over mastering basic competencies within university facilities first before being unleashed on to the public soon after. 

Search through undergraduate Dentistry courses.

See the Dentistry subject table.