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Student Careers


The BSocSc (Hons) Programme equips students with a sound and broad-based foundation in the Social Sciences, and to develop a competent level of critical and analytical thinking. Such training enables our graduates to enjoy a competitive advantage when they apply for employment positions and aspire to promising career paths.


Career destinations
Our BSocSc graduates' employment situation has improved steadily. Most graduates have found employment in the Commerce and Industry sector, concentrating in the retail, wholesale, import/export, business services, and communication industries. According to the Graduate Employment Surveys conducted by the Student Service Centre at Lingnan University, most of our graduates are working as:
  • Teacher and Other Education Personnel
  • Administrator
  • Management Consultant/Executive
  • Sales Executives/Supervisor
  • Estate Development/Management Officers

A small but significant percentage of our graduates also went on to enroll in full-time higher degrees, including Masters degrees and Postgraduate Diplomas both locally and abroad.  




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