MA Sociology / Careers

Year of entry: 2024

Career opportunities

Many MA students go on to take research degrees (PhD) however, the skills gained on this course can be put to use in a variety of career paths, such as:
  • education;
  • social and community work (such as welfare advice, working with families, or dealing with issues such as homelessness and mental health problems);
  • human resources;
  • working in the media.

The University has its own dedicated Careers Service that you would have full access to as a student and for two years after you graduate. At Manchester you will have access to a number of opportunities to help boost your employability .