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Destinations of Leavers from University of Bath survey

Find out about the purpose of the survey, how the information is used and who has been asked to participate.

The survey

If you completed your full-time course between 1 August and 31 December 2018 your help is needed. You may be invited to take part in a survey regarding any work and/or further study you will be doing on the census date.

You can also see findings of similar surveys online. You can see examples on our first degree and doctoral graduate destinations pages.This may give you some ideas about possible careers to research.

If you have any queries regarding the survey please get in touch with us by phone on 01225 386009 or by email to

About the survey

The survey we are asking you to take part in is a short insight survey of everyone who has recently completed their studies at the University of Bath. The information you provide will be very useful to advise our current and future students about the opportunities that might be available to them immediately after their time at Bath. The responses will also help us to evaluate and promote our courses. The survey also gives you an opportunity to alert the University Careers Service if you still want help with careers-related issues.

If we don’t hear from you we will try to contact you again, possibly by phone, so please let us know if you change your email address or phone number. If we can’t get in touch with you at all, we may try to get information from someone else, either at the University or someone we can reach using the contact information you have previously provided. If you don’t want us to do this, or you don’t want to give us any information at all, please tell us.

What happens to your information

We publish anonymised summaries of the information showing how many graduates are in employment, which employers they have joined, the types of jobs they go into, and how many go onto further study. You can see examples on our first degree and doctoral graduate destinations pages. We also send the information to your Faculty / School, Department and the Department of Development and Alumni Relations. Any contact details you provide will be used to update the University’s records.

Analysed data may be used to monitor the success of our programmes – no individuals will be identifiable in any published data.

15 months after Bath: Graduate Outcomes Survey

The Graduate Outcomes survey captures the activities and perspectives of all graduates nationally and you will be contacted roughly 15 months after you finished your studies here at Bath.

To support the survey, we are required to hold accurate contact details for you. Your contact details will be used in order to contact you about this survey in due course.

Please respond when you are invited to participate in the survey and help make the Graduate Outcomes survey a success. The Graduate Outcomes survey is owned by HESA, the Higher Education Statistics Agency.

Contact us

Get in touch with the Careers Service if you have any questions or need any further information.