MSc Social Research Methods and Statistics / Careers
Year of entry: 2020
There is an increasing need for well-trained social scientists who are able to apply advanced methods of analysis to complex data.
As a graduates of our MSc course in Social Research Methods and Statistics, you will gain relevant marketable skills that will put you in a good position to obtain jobs in:
- the academic sector;
- central and local government; and
- within the commercial and voluntary research sector.
We have excellent links with ONS and government departments, local authorities and many commercial organisations and we are well-placed to assist students in finding jobs.
A number of our students already hold research positions (typically in local government or overseas) taking the MSc as part of a career development programme. The course is ideal preparation for students wishing to pursue doctoral study, and is a formal component of our 1+3 PhD training model.