Charting European business school graduates’ progress

The FT’s rating team delved into the 2020 information on matters ranging from vocation progress, alumni seniority and sectors of work to gender stability, worth for dollars and graduates’ sights on what business enterprise colleges do effectively ­— and fewer effectively. We review the figures for alumni from MBA, executive MBA (EMBA) and Masters in Management (MiM) programmes

Chart showing European business school graduates’ progression at work

Progress concerning graduation and three several years later. Most Masters in Management (MiM) students have not labored beforehand.

Chart showing seniority, by masters degree

Govt MBA (EMBA) alumni tend to be additional senior prior to their masters and are in additional advanced positions three several years immediately after completing it.

Chart showing the most popular sectors for Europe’s masters graduates

MBA programme alumni are additional probable to get the job done in up-and-coming sectors these as ecommerce than their MiM and EMBA counterparts.

Charts showing the subject areas in which alumni said their global and European schools performed strongly

European college alumni report that MBAs are fantastic for entrepreneurship and global business enterprise, though the EMBA is much better for company technique and finance. MiMs rating very for basic administration, global business enterprise and finance.

Chart showing that the proportion of female students is rising

Masters in Management programmes at European business enterprise colleges tend to have additional gender-balanced cohorts. The selection of woman students finding out for an MBA, executive MBA or MiM has improved in the latest several years.

Chart showing how long would it take alumni to repay MBA programme fees if they used their total current salary?

The selection of several years it would get alumni to fork out off their expenses if they have been to use all of their wage three several years immediately after graduation. European colleges are on average far better worth for dollars than the rest of the planet, with Belgian alumni capable to fork out fastest.

Graphics by Chris Campbell