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 (2015/16 cohort), one year after graduation 95.9% of our graduates are in employment or further study.**

Undergraduates

%

Full-time study

24.1

Full-time work

53.8

Due to start work

1.1

Part-time study

0.8

Part-time work

10.9

Primarily in work and also studying

1.1

Primarily studying and also working

5.3

Unemployed

2.9

 

Postgraduates

%

Full-time study

9.7

Full-time work

69.4

Due to start work

1.7

Part-time study

1

Part-time work

9.3

Primarily in work and also studying

2.8

Primarily studying and also working

1.8

Unemployed

4.2

*Data includes only those graduates included in the HESA DLHE survey (2015/16).

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