Science graduates get jobs
The value of science graduates
The benefit of a broad degree like a BSc is that students gain transferable skills needed in a range of industries - scientific and otherwise. A BSc keeps your career options open, while also preparing graduates for the expanding opportunities in new science and technology.
Exciting careers ahead
Interdisciplinary learning makes science more contemporary, relevant and exciting. UC Science graduates find work in a range of different roles and industries. Depending on your chosen subject, you could become a forensic analyst or a food technician, a meteorologist or a marine biologist, a psychologist or a policy advisor, a software engineer or a science writer.
Science graduates are highly employable
STEM graduates are employed full-time at a higher rate than non-STEM graduates (UC Graduate Destination Survey, 2016).
Meet some of the UC Science graduates who have taken their passions and turned them into successful careers.
'My qualifications were really a perfect match for my current work...'Callum Margetts
'My scientific background is helping me apply rigour to problem solving using data and analytics...'Catherine Cumpstone
'Working hands-on with animals and learning new skills is definitely a highlight...'Charlotte Austin
'I look back and feel proud of my achievements but I’m still motivated to learn more...'Chrystie Woods
'I can use my GIS skills to help a huge range of different industries...'Hamish Kingsbury
'It was great to be able to apply the theories and technologies I learnt at university...'Nilufar Baghaei
'Biochemistry is the fundamental science for new drug discovery...'Shiwen (Vicky) Zhang
'I want to give my time to projects that benefit both the land and our society...'Simon Bloomberg
'UC has great connections with Antarctica...'Wills Dobson
'I get to work with incredibly talented people in an industry that is constantly evolving...'Rachel Carpenter
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