Employability in numbers

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UWE Bristol employability in numbers (text)

  1. UWE Bristol consistently outperforms the HE sector for % of graduates in professional/managerial jobs after 6 months. This year it is 78.1% compared to 71%. Source: HESA Destinations of Leavers for Higher Education, published 2017.
  2. 95.1% of UWE Bristol graduates are in work or further study six months after graduating. Figures extracted from the HESA Destinations of Leavers for Higher Education, published 2017.
  3. 98.1% of UWE Bristol graduates are in employment or further study 3 ½ years after graduation, compared to the national average of 97.6%. Source: Destinations of Leavers from Higher Education Longitudinal Survey, published 2017.
  4. More than 9,200 placements were undertaken in 2016/17.
  5. 6,055 opportunities advertised with us for placements, jobs and internships by 2,079 organisations and employers in the last year.
  6. 187 internships and global bursaries were funded by UWE Bristol and our Santander Universities partner for our students in 2016/17.
  7. Last year 131 graduates had either started their own business or were self-employed within six months of graduating.
  8. 636 employers visited UWE Bristol to take part in recruitment events in 2016/17.
  9. UWE Bristol runs the largest graduate fair in the South West.

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