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    Top 10 Courses to Study in the UK in 2022 – 2023

    May 20,2022

    Top 10 Courses to Study in the UK in 2022 – 2023

    The dilemma of selecting a University can be solved by doing some analysis and by taking an overview of past students but a selection of courses is like a rough ride. One of the basic reasons for the confusion is the dependence on own intellectuals. Here students need to judge whether they can fit with the course curriculum or not. Secondly, whether the selection of courses may support them for the further settlement. However, multiple choices are used to confuse students to select the most suitable one for them. As a result, we have done some analysis of most in-demand courses that not only add value to students’ careers but also help them to find out their future settlement options. As per the UK Shortage Occupation List and high employability ratio, there is a range of course options available for international students who are Looking to Study in UK.

    UK Study Visa – Graduate Immigration Route

    From the 1st July, 2021 UK government has allowed international students to study and apply for the post-study work visa for two years. As a result, international students can stay in the UK for a longer duration and can gain international work experience. On the other end, the UK government has also targeted to retain the global talent in the country to boost the economy. Along with the route, Post-study visa holders can also apply for the Skilled Worker, Global Talent and Innovator routes that may support them to obtain permanent residence.

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    Courses to Study in The UK

    Based on the current market trend the listed below programs may support students to reach their destinations. After the Brexit and the Wuhan virus pandemic, the listed below programs have found great potential in the UK Job market.

    • Engineering
      • Civil Engineering
      • Mechanical Engineering
      • Electrical and Electronics Engineering
      • Design and Development Engineering
      • Production and Process Engineering
      • Programme and Software Engineering
      • Chemical Engineering
    • Life Sciences (Health and Medicine related fields)
      • Psychology
      • Radiography
      • Paramedical Science
      • Veterinary Medicine
      • Nursing
    • Computer Science
      • Data Science
      • IT Business Analytics
      • Web Designing and Development
      • Cybersecurity
    • Mathematics and Actuarial Science
      • Actuarial Science
      • Mathematics
      • Statistics
    • Performing Arts
      • Dance and Choreography
      • Music
    • Creative Arts 
      • Art and Design
      • Graphic Design
      • Animation
    • Geology and Earth Sciences
      • Oil, Gas and Petroleum industry,
      • Construction,
      • Energy and Mining
    • Life Sciences and Biosciences
      • Biological and Biomedical sciences.
      • Pharmacology,
      • Biotechnology and Bioinformatics.
    • Education/Teaching
    • Hospitality Management

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    Shortage Occupation List

    As per the UK government’s immigration rules, the Shortage Occupations for the Skilled Worker route has been divided into three tables.

    Table 1: Shortage Occupation List – Applicants for Entry Clearance or Permission to Stay, Annual Salary (80% Of Going Rate)

    Occupation CodesJob TypesShortage Areas of the UKAnnual salary (80% of going rate)
    1181Health services and public health managers and directors – all jobsEngland, Scotland, Wales, Northern Ireland£30,720 (£15.15 per hour)
    1242Residential, day and domiciliary care managers and proprietors – all jobsEngland, Scotland, Wales, Northern Ireland£21,360 (£10.53 per hour)
    2111Chemical scientists – only jobs in the nuclear industryScotland only£21,360 (£10.53 per hour)
    2112Biological scientists and biochemists – all jobsEngland, Scotland, Wales, Northern Ireland£23,760 (£11.72 per hour)
    2113Physical scientists – only the following jobs in the construction-related ground engineering industry:
    Engineering Geologist
    Hydrogeologist
    Geophysicist
    England, Scotland, Wales, Northern Ireland£29,200 (£14.40 per hour)
    2113Physical scientists – only the following jobs in the oil and gas industry:
    Geophysicist
    Geoscientist
    Geologist
    Geochemist
    Technical Services Manager In The Decommissioning And Waste Areas Of The Nuclear Industry
    Senior Resource Geologist And Staff Geologist in the mining sector
    England, Scotland, Wales, Northern Ireland£29,200 (£14.40 per hour)
    2114Social and humanities scientists – only ArchaeologistsEngland, Scotland, Wales, Northern Ireland£20,720 (£10.22 per hour)
    2121Civil Engineers – all jobsEngland, Scotland, Wales, Northern Ireland£28,000 (£13.81 per hour)
    2122Mechanical Engineers – all jobsEngland, Scotland, Wales, Northern Ireland£26,720 (£13.18 per hour)
    2123Electrical Engineers – all jobsEngland, Scotland, Wales, Northern Ireland£29,600 (£14.60 per hour)
    2124Electronics Engineers – all jobsEngland, Scotland, Wales, Northern Ireland£27,760 (£13.69 per hour)
    2126Design and Development Engineers – all jobsEngland, Scotland, Wales, Northern Ireland£27,280 (£13.45 per hour)
    2127Production and Process Engineers – all jobsEngland, Scotland, Wales, Northern Ireland£26,480 (£13.06 per hour)
    2129Engineering Professionals Not Elsewhere Classified – all jobsEngland, Scotland, Wales, Northern Ireland£26,160 (£12.90 per hour)
    2135IT Business Analysts, Architects And Systems Designers – all jobsEngland, Scotland, Wales, Northern Ireland£29,280 (£14.44 per hour)
    2136Programmers And Software Development Professionals – all jobsEngland, Scotland, Wales, Northern Ireland£26,640 (£13.14 per hour)
    2137Web Design And Development Professionals – All JobsEngland, Scotland, Wales, Northern Ireland£20,800 (£10.26 per hour)
    2139Information Technology And Communications Professionals Not Elsewhere Classified – Only Cyber Security SpecialistsEngland, Scotland, Wales, Northern Ireland£25,440 (£12.54 per hour)
    2216Veterinarians – All JobsEngland, Scotland, Wales, Northern Ireland£26,000 (£12.82 per hour)
    2425Actuaries, Economists And Statisticians – Only Bio-Informaticians And InformaticiansEngland, Scotland, Wales, Northern Ireland£26,240 (£12.94 per hour)
    2431Architects – All JobsEngland, Scotland, Wales, Northern Ireland£28,000 (£13.81 per hour)
    2461Quality Control And Planning Engineers – All JobsEngland, Scotland, Wales, Northern Ireland£24,400 (£12.03 per hour)
    3111Laboratory Technicians – All JobsEngland, Scotland, Wales, Northern Ireland£14,560 (£7.18 per hour)
    3411Artists – All JobsEngland, Scotland, Wales, Northern Ireland£16,800 (£8.28 per hour)
    3414Dancers And Choreographers – Only Skilled Classical Ballet Dancers Or Skilled Contemporary Dancers Who Meet The Standard Required By Internationally Recognised UK Ballet Or Contemporary Dance Companies.
    The Company Must Be Endorsed As Being Internationally Recognised By A UK Industry Body Such As The Arts Councils (Of England, Scotland Or Wales).
    England, Scotland, Wales, Northern Ireland£23,840 (£11.76 per hour)
    3415Musicians – Only Skilled Orchestral Musicians Who Are Leaders, Principals, Sub-Principals Or Numbered String Positions, And Who Meet The Standard Required By Internationally Recognised UK Orchestras.
    The Orchestra Must A Full Member Of The Association Of British Orchestras.
    England, Scotland, Wales, Northern Ireland£22,000 (£10.85 per hour)
    3416Arts Officers, Producers And Directors – All JobsEngland, Scotland, Wales, Northern Ireland£24,000 (£11.83 per hour)
    3421Graphic Designers – All JobsEngland, Scotland, Wales, Northern Ireland£18,800 (£9.27 per hour)
    5215Welding Trades – Only High Integrity Pipe Welders, Where The Job Requires 3 Or More Years’ Related On-The-Job Experience. This Experience Must Not Have Been Gained Through Illegal Working.England, Scotland, Wales, Northern Ireland£18,240 (£8.99 per hour)
    6145Care Workers And Home Carers – Private Households Or Individuals (Other Than Sole Traders Sponsoring Someone To Work For Their Business) Cannot Sponsor Skilled Worker ApplicantsEngland, Scotland, Wales, Northern IrelandNo going rate – the salary must be at least £20,480 per year or £10.10 per hour
    6146Senior Care Workers – All JobsEngland, Scotland, Wales, Northern Ireland£13,520 (£6.67 per hour)

     

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    Table 2: Eligible Health And Education Occupation Codes

     

    Occupation CodesJob Types Shortage Areas of the UK
    2211Medical Practitioners – All JobsEngland, Scotland, Wales, Northern Ireland
    2212Psychologists – All JobsEngland, Scotland, Wales, Northern Ireland
    2213Pharmacists – All JobsEngland, Scotland, Wales, Northern Ireland
    2217Medical Radiographers – All Jobs (Including Radiotherapy Practitioners / Technologists)England, Scotland, Wales, Northern Ireland
    2219Health Professionals Not Elsewhere Classified – All JobsEngland, Scotland, Wales, Northern Ireland
    2221Physiotherapists – All JobsEngland, Scotland, Wales, Northern Ireland
    2222Occupational Therapists – All JobsEngland, Scotland, Wales, Northern Ireland
    2223Speech And Language Therapists – All JobsEngland, Scotland, Wales, Northern Ireland
    2231Nurses – All JobsEngland, Scotland, Wales, Northern Ireland
    2314Secondary Education Teaching Professionals – Only Teachers In Maths, Physics, Science (Where An Element Of Physics Will Be Taught), Computer Science And Modern Foreign LanguagesEngland, Scotland, Wales, Northern Ireland
    2314Secondary Education Teaching Professionals – Only Teachers In GaelicScotland only
    2315Primary And Nursery Education Teaching Professionals – Only Gaelic Medium TeachersScotland only
    2442Social Workers – All JobsEngland, Scotland, Wales, Northern Ireland
    3213Paramedics – All JobsEngland, Scotland, Wales, Northern Ireland
    6141Nursing Auxiliaries And Assistants – All JobsEngland, Scotland, Wales, Northern Ireland

     

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    Table 3: Not Eligible, Not Eligible For The Skilled Worker Route

    Occupation CodesJob TypesShortage Areas of the UK
    6145 Care workers and home carers

    Note: private households or individuals (other than sole traders sponsoring someone to work for their business) cannot sponsor Skilled Worker applicants.

    •         Care assistant

    •         Care worker

    •         Carer

    •         Home care assistant

    •         Home carer

    ·         Support worker (nursing home)

    England, Scotland, Wales, Northern Ireland


    Source:
    https://www.gov.uk/guidance/immigration-rules/immigration-rules-appendix-shortage-occupation-list

    Conclusion

    Over the years the UK is one of the popular destinations among international students. The primary reason is the education of the country which is highly reputed and recognized in the entire world. However, some students are still unable to find the relevant courses that suit their careers. After brexit and the pandemic, there is a huge vacuum has created in the UK job market, and due to that, it is necessary to find out the best potential field of course that can support the students to acquire the relevant jobs and find out the best way to stay long in the country.

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