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Summary of Employment Patterns for all courses

These tables provide an overview of the 'Graduate Outcomes' of the 2018cohort of UL graduates, by course.

Summary of results for primary degree courses 2018

Summary of Primary Degree Courses 2018






Degree Programme Employed in Ireland Employed Abroad Further Study Not Available Seeking Employment No. of Responses Total No. Of Graduates
Bachelor of Architecture 90% 10% 0% 0% 0% 10 12
Bachelor of Arts (Joint Honours) 36% 9% 51% 0% 4% 47 58
Bachelor of Arts in Applied Languages 36% 20% 40% 4% 0% 50 56
Bachelor of Arts in Economics and Sociology 95% 0% 5% 0% 0% 20 22
Bachelor of Arts in English and History 39% 13% 42% 0% 6% 31 36
Bachelor of Arts in European Studies 44% 19% 25% 0% 13% 16 19
Bachelor of Arts in Gaeilge + 100% 0% 0% 0% 0% 3 4
Bachelor of Arts in History, Politics, Sociology and Social Studies 56% 8% 31% 3% 3% 36 42
Bachelor of Arts in International Business 73% 20% 3% 3% 0% 30 36
Bachelor of Arts in International Insurance and European Studies 100% 0% 0% 0% 0% 3 3
Bachelor of Arts in Irish Music and Dance 31% 38% 23% 8% 0% 13 23
Bachelor of Arts in Journalism and New Media 57% 14% 19% 0% 10% 21 25
Bachelor of Arts in Languages and Literature 50% 0% 50% 0% 0% 2 2
Bachelor of Arts in Law and Accounting 82% 14% 5% 0% 0% 22 31
Bachelor of Arts in Management Practice 84% 5% 9% 2% 0% 44 55
Bachelor of Arts in New Media and English 45% 10% 35% 3% 8% 40 61
Bachelor of Arts in Politics and International Relations 44% 0% 56% 0% 0% 9 10
Bachelor of Arts in Politics and Public Administration 80% 0% 20% 0% 0% 5 6
Bachelor of Arts in Psychology and Sociology 35% 0% 65% 0% 0% 17 22
Bachelor of Arts in Voice and Dance 40% 10% 50% 0% 0% 10 18
Bachelor of Business Studies 77% 9% 11% 2% 2% 244 288
Bachelor of Business Studies with French 77% 14% 5% 5% 0% 22 25
Bachelor of Business Studies with German 82% 9% 9% 0% 0% 11 13
Bachelor of Engineering in Aeronautical Engineering 62% 8% 23% 0% 8% 26 32
Bachelor of Engineering in Biomedical Engineering 84% 0% 8% 3% 5% 37 44
Bachelor of Engineering in Chemical and Biochemical Engineering 90% 0% 0% 0% 10% 10 17
Bachelor of Engineering in Civil Engineering 73% 0% 27% 0% 0% 15 19
Bachelor of Engineering in Design and Manufacture 70% 0% 30% 0% 0% 10 10
Bachelor of Engineering in Electronic and Computer Engineering 78% 9% 3% 3% 6% 32 36
Bachelor of Engineering in Mechanical Engineering 76% 16% 9% 0% 0% 45 48
Bachelor of Laws (Graduate Entry) 67% 0% 33% 0% 0% 3 6
Bachelor of Laws (Law Plus) 52% 2% 43% 2% 0% 44 68
Bachelor of Medicine Bachelor of Surgery 63% 36% 1% 0% 0% 145 153
Bachelor of Science (Education) in Biological Sciences 73% 20% 7% 0% 0% 30 55
Bachelor of Science (Education) in Physical Science 71% 29% 0% 0% 0% 7 8
Bachelor of Science in Applied Physics 78% 11% 11% 0% 0% 9 11
Bachelor of Science in Computer Games Development 62% 5% 0% 5% 29% 21 33
Bachelor of Science in Computer Systems 90% 0% 5% 5% 0% 20 33
Bachelor of Science in Construction Management and Engineering 67% 8% 25% 0% 0% 12 23
Bachelor of Science in Digital Media Design 57% 7% 21% 0% 14% 14 23
Bachelor of Science in Economics and Mathematical Sciences 0% 100% 0% 0% 0% 1 5
Bachelor of Science in Electronics 100% 0% 0% 0% 0% 4 7
Bachelor of Science in Energy 67% 17% 0% 0% 17% 6 8
Bachelor of Science in Environmental Science 67% 11% 22% 0% 0% 9 15
Bachelor of Science in Equine Science 78% 0% 22% 0% 0% 9 17
Bachelor of Science in Exercise and Health Fitness (full time) 38% 25% 38% 0% 0% 8 13
Bachelor of Science in Financial Mathematics 79% 0% 21% 0% 0% 14 20
Bachelor of Science in Food Science and Health 82% 3% 10% 3% 3% 39 47
Bachelor of Science in Health Sciences 50% 0% 0% 0% 50% 2 3
Bachelor of Science in Industrial Biochemistry 66% 3% 28% 0% 3% 29 43
Bachelor of Science in Mathematical Sciences 67% 0% 0% 0% 33% 3 5
Bachelor of Science in Mathematics and Physics 38% 13% 50% 0% 0% 8 10
Bachelor of Science in Midwifery 86% 14% 0% 0% 0% 7 17
Bachelor of Science in Mobile Communications and Security 100% 0% 0% 0% 0% 7 7
Bachelor of Science in Music, Media and Performance Technology 78% 11% 6% 0% 6% 18 32
Bachelor of Science in Nursing Studies 20% 7% 67% 7% 0% 15 18
Bachelor of Science in Pharmaceutical and Industrial Chemistry 72% 0% 28% 0% 0% 18 21
Bachelor of Science in Physical Education 83% 8% 8% 0% 0% 36 60
Bachelor of Science in Physiotherapy 60% 35% 5% 0% 0% 20 28
Bachelor of Science in Product Design and Technology 71% 18% 0% 9% 3% 34 48
Bachelor of Science in Psychology 35% 6% 59% 0% 0% 17 27
Bachelor of Science in Sport and Exercise Sciences 40% 24% 29% 4% 2% 45 70
Bachelor of Science in Supply Chain Management 100% 0% 0% 0% 0% 10 14
Bachelor of Science in Technology Management 88% 6% 6% 0% 0% 16 21
Bachelor of Science in Wood Science and Technology 100% 0% 0% 0% 0% 2 6
Bachelor of Science Nursing (General) 92% 8% 0% 0% 0% 26 47
Bachelor of Science Nursing (Intellectual Disability) 91% 0% 9% 0% 0% 11 16
Bachelor of Science Nursing (Mental Health) 90% 0% 0% 0% 10% 10 16
Bachelor of Technology  (Education)  in Materials and Architectural Technology 91% 9% 0% 0% 0% 23 48
Bachelor of Technology  (Education) in Materials and Engineering Technology 58% 0% 33% 0% 8% 12 38

67% 12% 17% 1% 3% 1645 2213

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Summary of results for teacher education courses

Degree Programme Employed in Ireland Employed Abroad Further Study Not Available Seeking Employment No. Of Responses Total No. of Graduates
Bachelor of Science (Education) in Biological Sciences 73% 20% 7% 0% 0% 30 55
Bachelor of Science (Education) in Physical Science 71% 29% 0% 0% 0% 7 8
Bachelor of Science in Physical Education 83% 8% 8% 0% 0% 36 60
Bachelor of Technology  (Education)  in Materials and Architectural Technology 91% 9% 0% 0% 0% 23 48
Bachelor of Technology  (Education) in Materials and Engineering Technology 58% 0% 33% 0% 8% 12 38
Overall Average 76% 13% 10% 0% 2% 108 209

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Total results for all primary degree courses 2018

Degree Programme Employed in Ireland Employed Abroad Further Study Not available Seeking employment No. of Responses Total no. of Graduates
Overall Average 67% 12% 18% 1% 2% 1598 2180

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Summary of results for all award categories

All Award Levels Employed in Ireland Employed Abroad Further Study Not available Seeking employment No. of Responses Total no. of Graduates
Overall Average 70% 12% 13% 2% 3% 2566 3685

 

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