Criminology BSc (Hons)

University of Surrey

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Course info

UCAS CODE 2F46
**Why choose this course**What is criminal behaviour? What motivates offenders? How does crime impact victims, and which punishments should be imposed on criminals? These are some of the questions you’ll explore on this BSc (Hons) Criminology course.At Surrey, we’re proud to be ranked in the top 10 for criminology by the Guardian University Guide 2021.Our research-led BSc (Hons) Criminology course will help you develop a critical perspective on contemporary problems relating to crime, deviance ... READ MORE

Key stats

Uni rankings

WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
These are the 2022 rankings, based on ratings given by past and current students.
24th / 95
CUG ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2023
18th
CUG subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2023
14th

Start date and duration

Start date
18-SEP-23
Full Time
3 Years

Sociology

Drop-out rate
Drop-out rate
The percentage of students who didn't finish the course.
Calculated by 100% - (% of students continuing course + % of students completed course)
100 - 95 = 5% Drop-out rate
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Employment rate
Employment rate
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Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Average salary
Average salary
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Sociology graduate salary at this uni
£24,000
UK Sociology graduate salary
£20,000

Modules
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Source: IDP Connect, September 2022

Entry requirements
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Previous study
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Source: HESA, 2018

Sociology

Top 5 A-levels taken by students who study this subject at uni
Sociology
29%
Mathematics
27%
Psychology
22%
History
22%
English Literature
21%

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How Criminology students rated:

Student rating ( 4.0) 21 reviews

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Student rating ( 4.1) 946 reviews

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University of Surrey
CUG ranking
18th
Student rating
This is the overall rating calculated by averaging all live reviews for this uni on Whatuni.
( 4.1)
The University of Surrey is a vibrant institution with a beautiful campus located in Guildford, UK. The university is well known for its excellent standard of teaching and hands-on approach to learning, which equips students with the knowledge and skills for professional success and personal development. The university is spread over three sites with the following faculties: Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences Faculty of Engineering and Physical Sciences Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences The university’s track record for graduate employability is one of the best in the UK, with 96 per cent of undergraduates within work or further study within 15 months of graduating (Graduate Outcomes Survey 2020).

Where you'll study

University of Surrey

Stag Hill Guildford
Surrey
GU2 7XH United Kingdom Nearest train station: Guildford  0.3 miles away

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