BSc Education / Careers

Year of entry: 2024

Career opportunities

Graduates will be able to demonstrate a broad knowledge of education and competency in professional educational environments. Potential career routes for BSc Education graduates include:

  • primary and early years education;
  • special needs teaching;
  • youth work;
  • child and adolescent counselling and educational psychology;
  • mental health assistance;
  • school-based intervention training and delivery;
  • educational officer training (for local authorities);
  • teaching English as a second language;
  • non-government organisations (NGOs) focused on community education;
  • or simply continue with their postgraduate studies and engage with academic research.

The skills you'll develop, such as written and oral communication, teamwork, project management, intercultural awareness, proficiency in research and critical evaluation, are vital for a variety of careers.

For more information, see careers and employability

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 .