BA Criminology / Careers

Year of entry: 2022

Career opportunities

We have an excellent reputation for employability. We are currently the joint most targeted university by top graduate recruiters in the UK.

Our graduates pursue a variety of careers, including:

  • criminal justice system-related professions; 
  • police and offender management (eg Probation Service); 
  • community justice; 
  • national intelligence and security agencies; 
  • charity and voluntary sector organisations; 
  • government;
  • teaching.

The BA Criminology course has employability skills embedded throughout.

You will have access to specialist careers events covering a broad range of professions and opportunities for you to meet professionals working in criminal justice-related areas

The University has its own dedicated Careers Service that you will 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 , further study, research degrees (PhD), and research jobs across sectors.