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Find your perfect social work programs in the UK

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What types of social work degrees can you study in the UK?

Top social work programs in the UK

What are the top social work undergraduate programs in the UK?

  • Ulster UniversitySocial Work (2 year accelerated route for relevant graduates) (Derry~Londonderry Campus) - BSc (Hons)

    • 4 years
    • On campus
    • Full-time
    • Sep
    Program type
    Bachelor's
    Subject area
    Social Work
    Location
    Belfast, UK
    Next start date
    September 2025
    Annual tuition fee
    16,320GBP
  • University of CumbriaHealth and Social Care - BSc (Hons)

    • 3 years
    • On campus
    • Full-time
    • Sep
    Program type
    Bachelor's
    Subject area
    Healthcare, Social Work
    Location
    Carlisle, UK
    Next start date
    September 2025
    Annual tuition fee
    13,575GBP
  • University College BirminghamHealth and Social Care - BSc (Hons)

    • 3 years
    • On campus
    • Full-time
    • Sep
    Program type
    Bachelor's
    Subject area
    Healthcare, Social Work
    Location
    Birmingham, UK
    Next start date
    September 2025
    Annual tuition fee
    14,000GBP
  • Cardiff Metropolitan UniversitySocial Work - BSc (Hons)

    • 3 years
    • On campus
    • Full-time
    • Sep
    Program type
    Bachelor's
    Subject area
    Social Work
    Location
    Cardiff, UK
    Next start date
    September 2025
    Annual tuition fee
    16,000GBP
  • University of the West of England BristolSocial Work - BSc (Hons)

    • 3 years
    • On campus
    • Full-time
    • Sep
    Program type
    Bachelor's
    Subject area
    Social Work
    Location
    Bristol, UK
    Next start date
    September 2025
    Annual tuition fee
    15,850GBP

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What are the top social work postgraduate programs in the UK?

  • Buckinghamshire New UniversitySocial Work - MSc

    • 2 years
    • On campus
    • Full-time
    • Sep
    Program type
    Master's
    Subject area
    Social Work
    Location
    High Wycombe, UK
    Next start date
    September 2025
    Annual tuition fee
    16,750GBP
  • Cardiff Metropolitan UniversityAdvanced Youth and Community Practice - MA

    • 1 year
    • On campus
    • Full-time
    • Sep
    Program type
    Master's
    Subject area
    Social Work
    Location
    Cardiff, UK
    Next start date
    September 2025
    Annual tuition fee
    17,600GBP
  • Teesside UniversityTrauma-Informed Practice: Social Work and Care - MA

    • 1 year
    • On campus
    • Full-time
    • Sep
    Program type
    Master's
    Subject area
    Healthcare, Social Work
    Location
    Middlesbrough, UK
    Next start date
    September 2025
    Annual tuition fee
    15,000GBP
  • University of GreenwichSocial Work (Greenwich Campus) - Dual MA/PGDip

    • 2 years
    • On campus
    • Full-time
    • Sep
    Program type
    Master's
    Subject area
    Social Work
    Location
    London, UK
    Next start date
    September 2025
    Annual tuition fee
    8,150GBP
  • London South Bank UniversitySocial Work - MA

    • 2 years
    • On campus
    • Full-time
    • Sep
    Program type
    Master's
    Subject area
    Social Work
    Location
    London, UK
    Next start date
    September 2025
    Annual tuition fee
    17,900GBP

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Social Work degrees abroad

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