Employability

Employability

Helping our students prepare for life once they leave university is a key priority. Our Careers Service has links with nearly 10,000 employers and close contacts with the major graduate recruiters in the public, private and nongovernmental sectors.

Graduate destinations*

According to the latest data available from the Higher Education Statistics Agency (2014/15 cohort), one year after graduation 94.9% of our graduates are in employment or further study.**

Undergraduates

%

Full-time study

23.7

Full-time work

52.1

Other

4.1

Part-time study

1.8

Part-time work

8.2

Primarily in work and also studying

2.3

Primarily studying and also working

3.8

Unemployed

3.9

 

Postgraduates

%

Full-time study

10.5

Full-time work

59.8

Other

5.9

Part-time study

1.9

Part-time work

9.0

Primarily in work and also studying

4.1

Primarily studying and also working

1.4

Unemployed

7.2

*Data includes only those graduates included in the HESA DLHE survey (2014/15).

** Data for UK-domiciled students obtaining a full-time first degree undergraduate qualification.