Top 10 Postgraduate Subjects for Employability

Improving career prospects is one reason for considering postgraduate study. Here we list the top 10 postgraduate subject areas for employability*.

See What do Postgraduates Do? for the full list of subject areas and scores.

*% of postgraduates in full-time professional employment 6 months after leaving uni. HESA 2016–17. All students were enrolled on full-time courses.

"Business & Administrative Studies"

=9. Business & Administrative Studies

Postgraduate Employability: 72%

By studying a postgraduate degree in Business & Administrative Studies will see you become well versed in business development, information management and accounting amongst other skills. Studying this subject can lead to a career in a variety of sectors including finance, manufacturing and public administration. 

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