Careers and Entrepreneurship

What do Sussex Media grads do?

Journalism is a new course, but find out about what other Sussex Media Graduates go on to do. Here is a rundown of what 2017 graduates were doing 6 months after leaving Sussex:

Six months after graduating in 2017

  • Main activity: 81% of respondents from Media & Film Studies were in work or further study. 69% of those in work were in graduate level jobs
  • Sectors: Of those in employment, 27% were in information and communication, 19% were in professional, scientific and technical activities, 15% were in wholesale/retail, 13% were in accommodation and food.

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Here are some examples of where they are working or studying and what job roles or courses they are doing:


Samples from our survey:

Job Roles

Samples from our survey:

  • Commercial Designer
  • Junior Visual Producer
  • Freelance Proiduction Assistant
  • Marketing and Graohic Design Intern
  • Account Executive
  • Communications Assistant
  • Community Manager
  • Development Researcher
  • Freelance Creative Project Manager
Further Study

Samples from our survey:

  • MA Digital Media - University of Sussex
  • MA Filmmaking - University of Sussex
  • MA New Media and Digital Culture - University of Sussex
  • MSc International Marketing - University of Sussex
  • MA International Journalism - University of Sussex
  • MA Art HIstory and Museum Curating with Photography - University of Sussex
  • MA Media and Creative Industries - University of Loughborough
  • PGCE Art, Design & Media (Post-compulsory) - Northbrook Metropolitan College

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