Graduate Profile

Surveys, rankings and feedbacks confirm that recent graduates are highly sought after by international companies. Alumni hold senior corporate management positions across all major activity sectors.

 

CEMS 2016 Graduate Profile:

  • 97% are employed or continuing their studies
  • 49% are living outside of their home country
  • 75% work for multinational companies
Main sectors of activity: Main functional areas:
Consulting: 27% Consulting/Analyst: 33%
Technology: 16% Marketing/Communications/Advertising: 14%
Financial Services: 14% Business/Market Development: 13%
Consumer Goods: 12% Sales: 11%
Health/Pharma: 4% General Management: 7%

note: Statistics are based on the Recent Graduate Survey conducted in September 2017.

 

CEMS Alumni Profile:

  • 97% are employed or continuing their studies
  • 49% are currently working outside of their home country
  • 82% have worked abroad and on average for 5 years outside their home country in 2-3 different countries.*
  • 50% have worked for a CEMS Corporate Partner
  • 97% would recommend the CEMS experience to others
Main sectors of activity: Main functional areas:
Consulting: 20% Consulting: 23%
Financial: 15% Marketing/Communications/Advertising: 13%
Consumer Goods: 14% Finance: 13%
Technology: 11% General Management: 11%
Energy: 5% Sales: 9%

*This statistic is from the Universum Survey conducted in 2016.note: Statistics are based on the Student and Alumni Survey conducted in 2014.

Source: https://www.cems.org/about-cems/overview/key-facts-figures