Career paths to pursue with an IIE BA Degree

When choosing your qualification, it's always wise to take a closer look at the career paths it'll open up for you. If you are not sure how to do this, at The IIE's Varsity College, we advise you book an appointment with one of our Student Advisors who can give you expert guidance regarding which qualification would most likely suit you. And if that qualification is a an IIE BA degree and you choose to study with us, by the time you graduate you'll be equipped with new world thinking skills, and the knowledge you need to get ahead in whichever career you choose. An amalgamation of industry-relevant insights, theoretical knowledge, critical thinking and problem solving skills, The IIE BA degree at The IIE's Varsity College enables you to stand out, impress and excel.


Wondering which career paths are available to you with an BA degree? Here are a few you might be interested in.


Mental health is incredibly important. This makes those who work with vulnerable people a real asset to society. Pursuing psychology is also a wonderful way to make a difference and help others. This means it's a rewarding career too.

Public Relations

If you love communication why not study a BA and do it to earn a living, working with brands and businesses who need your services. By working in PR, you could be the voice and sounding board of some of the world's leading corporations. You'll also help them put their best foot forward when they talk to their audience, competitors and market.

Journalism and Media

For those with writing skills, journalism is a wonderful choice to put your talents to good use. Working for a regional or national publication or broadcaster will give you a platform to share the news that people need to know. You can also educate or entertain your audience by choosing a more lifestyle focussed form journalism.


Where would brands and businesses be without effective advertising? You could be a key part of major campaigns that lead to global brand fame. There are so many roles within an advertising agency, allowing you to choose which area you fit into. From account management to copywriting, strategy, deign, the list is simply endless. This keeps things exciting and the doors of opportunity wide open.


If you've got a passion for learning and want to instil the same in others, teaching is a great way to do just that. Although you will need to do some additional studies in order to convert your BA into a teaching qualification, it's worth it in the end.


Success in every field begins with new world thinking

When having the right skills can help you change the trajectory of your career, can you afford not to have an education that has new world thinking at its centre? To learn more about the IIE Bachelor of Arts please click here.