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.


6. Medicine & Dentistry

Postgraduate Employability: 76%

Fairly self explanatory, these guys study Medicine & Dentistry at postgraduate level. Many careers within this sector require long-term studying, and therefore these postgraduate degrees are highly vocational.

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