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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8. Occupational Therapy

Graduate Employability: 86%

For those whose health prevents them from taking part in the activities that matter to them, Occupational Therapy is a means of support and a way to develop practical solutions. As if the prospect of entering such a rewarding profession wasn't already enough, the employment prospects for graduates of Occupational Therapy are among the very best for university courses. Study this at university, and you'll be an Occupational Therapist in no time.

Search through undergraduate Occupational Therapy courses.

See the Occupational Therapy subject table.