The beauty of having a degree in human rights is that the world is your oyster. There are opportunities in a variety of industries where you can find employment. Throughout your degree, you will learn about different areas of human rights, and our expert academics will help you throughout your studies to explore your ideas and find the path that interests you. You will become part of a fantastic community of students, staff, fellow, and alumni who will all be there to guide you and offer advice along the way.
We would really encourage you to get involved with every opportunity that's available to you throughout your studies, including career events, networking sessions, applying to work on active research projects, or volunteer in the Human Rights Centre Clinic, and joining our fantastic clubs and Societies, as these opportunities are an excellent way for you to learn from other people, network, and help you to carve out ideas of where you would like to take your future in human rights.
A degree in human rights will prepare you for careers in fields such as:
- international relations
- translation and interpreting
- film and television
- business and economics
- accounting and finance
- digital and creative
- data analytics
As you can see, whether it's active work in the field, a more behind the scenes role, or a mixture of both, there are a plethora of opportunities amongst different sectors where you can apply the skills you learn on a human rights degree. With so many niche and nuanced opportunities in the field of human rights, we guarantee the perfect role is waiting for you.
If you have any questions you'd like to have a chat about online with us, our students and staff would love to hear from you.