School of Economics

Career paths

graduation ceremonyGraduates of Kent’s School of Economics are among the most employable in the UK, according to the latest national league tables. The School of Economics was ranked 2nd in the country for graduate prospects in The Guardian University Guide 2017 and 5th in the Complete University Guide 2017.

The top five professional areas that our students go on to are listed in the table below. Our students have also gone on to study at postgraduate level, including PhD, at various institutions including Kent, University of Cambridge, London School of Economics, Imperial College London and the University of Warwick.

The University's Careers and Employability Service has a good website which provides information on what you can do with a degree in Economics.

Finance and Investment Analysts
and Advisers
Marketing Associate Professionals
Business and Associated Related Professionals
  • Data Analyst for HSBC


School of Economics, Keynes College, University of Kent, Canterbury, Kent, CT2 7NP

Undergraduate enquiries: +44 (0) 1227 827497, Postgraduate enquiries: +44 (0) 1227 827440 or email us

Last Updated: 24/03/2017