Graduate employment

Water slide

An analysis of the graduate salary data alongside prior attainment shows how difficult it is to measure university performance on such a metric

Dying lion

Publication of data showing long-term graduate earnings by discipline has huge potential to improve higher education, says Jack Britton

Giant magnet attracting money

Hotly anticipated figures on salaries show that for subjects such as economics and law, the university attended has stronger link to high earnings

Dancing business people

The liberal arts approach can lead to business being done more thoughtfully, more creatively, and more sustainably, says Jeffrey Nesteruk

cutting hair with giant scissors

Analysis finds new bachelor’s graduates do well in labour market, particularly those from more practically focused universities

Encouraging students to view themselves as professionals, and exposing them to entrepreneurship, are among the tools being used to improve graduate employment

Figures likely to fuel debate over whether value of bachelor's degrees is eroding over time

careers book

Study finds classes can improve students’ chances of getting a graduate job by 40 per cent

Randi Zuckerberg

Facebook pioneer discusses improving diversity in tech industry and universities

Man with F1 car on head

McLaren Applied Technologies director sees need to go ‘beyond STEM’, THE-Ulsan summit hears

Graduating student displays a Hire me sign written on his mortar board

UK’s university statistics agency will publish graduate salary data from tax records instead of relying on survey responses

removal men

Research finds that working overseas can boost PhD holders’ salaries 

Looking for something

New IE Business School dean advocates tutelage in ‘fundamental competencies’ for uncertain labour markets

Doctoral study can seem like a 24-7 endeavour, but don't ignore these other opportunities, advise Robert MacIntosh and Kevin O'Gorman

University of Guelph
Universities under pressure to show value and demand for master’s and PhDs
Women`s football team huddle before match

Focus on skills and job readiness 'disengages' academics from issue, says HEA head

Man celebrating with hands full of cash

University of Oxford law graduates earn considerably more than counterparts at University of Bradford, figures in ‘experimental’ data release show

One year shaved off time to degree under new national framework

Students sitting examination

Evidence of positive effect of retakes ‘weak’, concludes Dutch academic

Parent prays for students sitting college entrance exams, Seoul

Yeon-Cheon Oh says serving society can be as rewarding as getting rich