School of Management and Business above national average for Graduate Employability

15 July 2015

The latest published Destination of Leavers of Higher Education survey show that 94% of undergraduates enter employment and/or further study within 6 months of graduating, an increase of 13 percentage points year on year.

The UK average for business and administrative graduates is 89.4%, which puts the Aberystwyth School of Management and Business 5.6 percentage points above the national average.

Aberystwyth University performed very well overall, with 91% of graduates are in work or further study 6 months after leaving;  the employability rate of graduates has increased by 9 percentage points this year and is set to rise further as the University has doubled investment in employability over the last two years. 

The Destinations of Leavers from Higher Education (DLHE) survey asks leavers from higher education what they are doing six months after graduation. About three quarters of leavers complete the survey.

To find out what some of our recent graduates are up to, please click here.