Of the total 144 Masters Graduates from London Business School management courses Ninety-five per cent of student’s secured employment within three months. According to recent figures published in London Business School’s management courses 2012 Employment Report- even in an increasingly crowded job market, the class of 2012 – stood out from the crowd.
This year’s diverse class, which comprised of students from 38 countries, re-affirmed previous trends- with an impressive 40% taking up roles in the highly competitive consulting sector. A further 32% went into finance and 28% took up posts in the corporate sector, with media and entertainment the most popular destination attracting 10% of graduates.
The average salary of £33,000 was 74% higher than the Higher Education Statistical Agency (HESA) average for first degree graduates*. The best paid graduates went on to earn £68,937.
Fiona Sandford, Executive Director, Careers and Global Business, explained the School’s success: “We work closely with employers, alumni and the wider School to equip our Masters in Management graduates with the leadership skills, business knowledge and global perspective to excel.”
“MiM graduates have also benefited from exposure to potential employers through our dedicated career week and workshops. 70% of this year’s graduates met their employers through London Business School’s Career Services, alumni or networking and club events.”
As part of its new ‘Global Immersion Trip’, London Business School which is in partnership with the Stockholm School of Economics and the IE Business School in Madrid, looks too increase the schools presence in the international market by adding two more trips to Brussels and Paris this academic year.
For more information on management courses, please visit http://www.london.edu/