Faculty Summary: Faculty of Humanities & Social Sciences
[All Graduates] [Undergraduates] [Postgraduates]

[<< 2007] 2007/08 Graduates [2009 >>]
Summary Data & Trends
HESA categories
Key Destination Activity Total %
  Full-time paid work 348 67.8
  Part-time paid work 37 7.2
  Voluntary/unpaid work 5 1.0
  Work and study 39 7.6
  Further study 38 7.4
  Assumed to be unemployed 19 3.7
  Not available for employment 8 1.6
  Other 2 0.4
  Explicit refusal 17 3.3
513 100%

Additional Statistics
  • 88.1% of postgraduates employed were in 'Graduate' level occupations.
  • 59.9% of postgraduates in work were employed in the North East.
  • Average salary £21,974 (based on 197 postgraduates who supplied salary information).

School Details
SchoolsDLHE PopulationDLHE ResponsesResponse Rate
Architecture Planning & Landscape786380.8%
Arts & Cultures675988.1%
Business School663553.0%
Education, Communication & Language Sciences31223274.4%
English Literature, Language & Linguistics554276.4%
Geography, Politics & Sociology685580.9%
Historical Studies191263.2%
Law School8787.5%
Modern Languages14964.3%
Faculty68651374.8%