We have a high success rate in the graduate employment market, with students going on to senior positions in industry, accountancy, finance, education, research, marketing, government service and the local and national media. In 2015, 73% of our graduates entering employment went into professional/Managerial roles. 25% of graduates entered non-Professional/Managerial roles.
Our final year programme, which offers a broad range of options in applied economics, business and finance, helps to give our graduates this competitive edge. The chart below shows a typical range of graduate career destinations.
|Typical job roles include:||Recent Employers include:|
|Business Development Consultant||Baker Tilly|
|Finance Administrator||HM Revenue & Customs|
1st class BSc Honours Graduate in Economics
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Modules passed as part of your Economics degree may entitle you to exemption from some professional examinations, for example in accounting we co-operate with professional bodies to ensure that our relevant modules conform to their exemption requirements.
Students who undertake our BA and BSc degree in Financial Economics (providing they choose Investment Management as an option) or undertake our BA and BSc in Banking and Finance will be offered the special opportunity to study the syllabus for the CFA Institute Investment Certificate which has been launched by the Chartered Financial Analysis Institute.