Degree subjects

University Pathway
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What degrees can I study?

There is a wide range of subjects that you can study for your degree, depending on which pathway you choose – Humanities & Social Science or Science & Engineering.

  • Architecture
  • Building, Planning and Property
  • Business (including Accounting, Banking, Economics, Events, Finance, Human Resources, International Business, Management and Marketing)
  • Computer Science
  • Criminology
  • Engineering (including, Aerospace, Automotive, Chemical, Civil, Electrical, Electronic, Energy, Materials, Mechanical, Pharmaceutical, Railway and Structural)
  • Geography, Geology and Environment
  • History
  • Journalism, Media and Communications
  • Law
  • Mathematics and Statistics
  • Philosophy
  • Politics and International Relations
  • Psychology
  • Science (including Animal Science and Physics)
  • Social Policy
  • Sociology
  • Tourism and Hospitality

Please note that subject and pathway availability vary by the partner university. Additional entry requirements and selection criteria may apply.


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