What can I do with my degree?

Alumni Profile - Jon O'Sullivan studied Psychology at the University of Exeter and is now Commercial Manager with Thanet, the world's largest offshore wind farm.

Tom McAndrew, Careers Consultant for Psychology

What can I do with my degree?


With a Psychology degree from the University of Exeter, you'll be able to:

  • Retrieve and organise information from different sources and handle primary source material critically
  • Understand, analyse and use complex data
  • Solve problems and reason scientifically to consider alternative approaches and solutions
  • Engage in effective team work and employ leadership skills
  • Effectively plan and manage projects

A brief look at some graduate destination information can be found on the following webpages:

University of Exeter Links  

Professional Institutions and Organisations relating to Psychology

Psychology in the Workplace

Careers Consultant Sessions for Psychology students 

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