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.


2. Combined

Postgraduate Employability: 90%

Courses which cross more than one subject area fall under this category, and judging by its employability score a combined postgraduate degree may be the way to go.

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