Graduate employment

Oxford rowing quad

Elite universities top newly-released tables for graduate employment rates, official data shows

Giant robot legs

Sydney’s move towards programmes focused on problem-solving designed to address rise of artificial intelligence and automation

Tool box

Universities claim to bestow on graduates the key to open the door to any job: critical thinking. But even if they do, are employers interested?

US dollars

Research reveals that salary and graduation rate information does not influence high school pupils

City of London

Plan to include LEO graduate earnings in TEF raises issue of regional pay differences

Storm clouds

Round table discusses challenges of changing job market and political instability

The latest data from Hesa’s graduate outcomes survey were not included in the TEF, and could point to universities that may seek to reapply next year

Students embarking on degrees can now find out the likely returns on their different options

Loans

Latest data from Hesa's DLHE survey shows highest proportion going on to other courses since at least 2011-12

Generic courses may not be equipping students with much-needed skills, says British Film Institute

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