MSc Graduate Destinations brochure 2021 – Business

MSc Graduate Destinations:

Business portfolio

Class of 2018 – 2019

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Who do our graduates work for?

Our students come to study with us from all over the world, and are shaped by our values of Curiosity, Restlessness, Openness and Excellence to become Change Makers in the world of business and management. Our unique core values provide a challenging and innovative learning culture that prepares our students for success in their future careers. Graduates from our Business portfolio of courses (MSc International Business, MSc Business Analytics, MSc Business with Consulting, MSc Business with Marketing, MSc Business with Accounting & Finance) go on to work in a wide range of industries, using their specialist skills to address key business challenges and help businesses to succeed.

Note: The current survey was conducted between 3 – 12 months after graduation and focuses on the employment and further study patterns of the graduates of the 2018 – 2019 class.

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“CareersPlus at WBS was great! I attended loads of events at the beginning of my course, as well as getting help with my CV, mock interviews, and video interviews”

Shraddha Pandey MSc Business with Accounting & Finance,

Change and Business Solution Graduate, The NatWest Group

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MSc International Business

Graduate status 6 months after completion:

93.3% in full-time employment 2.2% seeking employment 2.2% in further study 2.2% other

4.4 % of those in workare self-employed

A total of 45 of a possible 127 graduates were surveyed, and an aggregate response rate of 35% was achieved.

Which sector do our graduates work in?

Average time for job offer

Before completion 13.3%

2.2% Non-profit

2.2% Manufacturing

2.2% Government

Within 3-6 months of completion 13.3%

4.4% Retail

11.1% Consumer Packaged Goods

Over 6 months after completion 73.3%

11.1% Technology

15.6% Consulting

17.8% Other

33.3% Financial Services

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Which countries do our graduates go on to work in?

UK

China

7.1 % of those in work are employed in the UK 88.1 % of those in work are employed overseas

India

$33,926.36 *(£24,011.69) Average salary per annum:

* adjusted for PPP conversion

Please note that salary is only one part of the overall compensation package for a role, with some companies offering alternative benefits. Salaries and benefits will vary from year-to-year and between industries.

■ Treasury Specialist ■ Management Trainee ■ Audit Assistant ■ Customer Manager ■ Project Director ■ Product Marketing Assistant ■ Research Executive ■ Accountant ■ Teacher What job titles do our 2018–2019 MSc International Business graduates hold? ■ Director ■ Analyst ■ Consultant ■ Corporate Account Manager ■ PhD Student ■ Actuarial Analyst ■ E-commerce Trainee ■ Finance Trainee

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MSc Business Analytics

Graduate status 6 months after completion:

84.4% in full-time employment 6.7% seeking employment 3.3% in further study 3.3% completing an internship 1.1% not seeking employment 1.1% other

A total of 90 of a possible 123 graduates were surveyed, and an aggregate response rate of 73.2% was achieved.

Average time for job offer

Which sector do our graduates work in?

1.1% Manufacturing 1.1% Media & Entertainment

Before completion 1.1%

1.1% Retail

1.1% Hospitality

Within 3 months of completion 2.2%

1.1% Government

2.2%

Healthcare (including products & services)

3.3% Energy

5.6%

Consumer Packaged Goods

Within 3-6 months of completion 4.4%

15.6% Technology

Over 6 months after completion 92.2%

16.7% Other

24.4%

Financial Services

26.7%

Consulting

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What job titles do our 2018–2019 MSc Business Analytics graduates hold?

■ Tax Advisor ■ Credit Risk Consultant ■ Hotel Revenue Director ■ EC Key Account Executive ■ Insight Specialist ■ Research Analyst ■ Client Solutions Associate

■ Consultant ■ Data Analyst

■ Internal Auditor ■ Finance Business Manager ■ Emerging Technologies Consultant ■ Brand Marketing Manager ■ Business Intelligence Analyst

■ Business Intelligence Analyst ■ Technical Support Engineer

■ Project Manager ■ Software Engineer ■ Marketing Specialist

$39,038.72 *(£27,453.40) Average salary per annum:

* adjusted for PPP conversion

Please note that salary is only one part of the overall compensation package for a role, with some companies offering alternative benefits. Salaries and benefits will vary from year-to-year and between industries.

Which countries do our graduates go on to work in?

UK

USA

Germany

United Arab Emirates

Kazakhstan

Hong Kong

Pakistan China

9.2 % of those in work are employed in the UK 90.8 % of those in work are employed overseas

India

Jordan

France

Greece

Switzerland

Indonesia

Singapore

Vietnam

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MSc Business with Consulting

Graduate status 6 months after completion:

88.9% in full-time employment 3.7% in further study 3.7% seeking employment 1.9% not seeking employment 1.8% completing an internship

A total of 54 of a possible 95 graduates were surveyed, and an aggregate response rate of 56.84% was achieved.

Which sector do our graduates work in?

Average time for job offer

Before completion 5.6%

1.9%

Consumer Packaged Goods

3.7% Real Estate

3.7% Media & Entertainment

Within 3 months of completion 3.7%

3.7% Retail

3.7%

Healthcare (including products & services)

3.7% Technology

Within 3-6 months of completion 9.3%

16.7%

Other

Over 6 months after completion 81.5%

Consulting 25.9%

37% Financial Services

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Which countries do our graduates go on to work in?

UK

China

Thailand

Germany

10.4 % of those in work are employed in the UK 89.6 % of those in work are employed overseas

France

Indonesia

Hong Kong

$28,180.67 *(£20,096.72) Average salary per annum:

* adjusted for PPP conversion

Please note that salary is only one part of the overall compensation package for a role, with some companies offering alternative benefits. Salaries and benefits will vary from year-to-year and between industries.

■ Business Analyst ■ Business Consultant ■ Associate ■ Research Associate ■ Senior Consultant ■ Marketing Trainee ■ BD Director ■ Product Designer ■ Assistant Account Executive ■ Contract and Commercial Manager ■ Auditor ■ Trading Executive ■ Lecturer ■ Financial Industry Analyst ■ Operations Head What job titles do our 2018–2019 MSc Business with Consulting graduates hold? ■ Contract and Commercial Manager ■ Digital Transformation Analyst ■ Business Development Manager ■ Project Manager ■ Investment Manager ■ Data Analyst

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MSc Business with Accounting & Finance

Graduate status 6 months after completion:

94.4% in full-time employment 4.2% seeking employment 1.4% not seeking employment

A total of 72 of a possible 108 graduates were surveyed, and an aggregate response rate of 66.7% was achieved.

Which sector do our graduates work in?

Average time for job offer

Before completion 4.3%

1.4% Hospitality 1.4% 2.8% Government 1.4% Manufacturing

Transportation & Logistics

Within 3 months of completion 2.8%

2.8% Technology

4.2% Real Estate

Within 3-6 months of completion 5.6%

5.6% Media & Entertainment

8.5%

Other

15.5% Consulting

Over 6 months after completion 87.3%

56.3%

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What job titles do our 2018–2019 MSc Business with Accounting & Finance graduates hold?

■ Account Manager ■ Audit Assistant ■ Auditor ■ Talent Consultant ■ Overseas Marketing Manager ■ Researcher ■ Money Broker

■ Tax Advisor ■ R&D Tax Credit Consultant ■ Management Associate ■ Senior Consultant ■ Client Manager ■ Senior Analyst ■ Finance Management Trainee ■ Brand Manager

■ Lecturer ■ Bank Insurance

Account Manager ■ Commercial Real Estate Consultant ■ Information Technology Consultant ■ Credit Research Analyst

$34,000.17 *(£24,359.70) Average salary per annum: * adjusted for PPP conversion Please note that salary is only one part of the overall compensation package for a role, with some companies offering alternative benefits. Salaries and benefits will vary from year-to-year and between industries.

Which countries do our graduates go on to work in?

Norway

China

UK

8.8 % of those in work are employed in the UK 91.2 % of those in work are employed overseas

India

Hong Kong

Thailand

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MSc Business with Marketing

Graduate status 6 months after completion:

95.1% in full-time employment 1.6% in further study 1.6% seeking employment 1.6% completing an internship

6.9 % of those in work are self-employed

A total of 61 of a possible 119 graduates were surveyed, and an aggregate response rate of 51.3% was achieved.

Which sector do our graduates work in?

Average time for job offer

1.6% Energy 1.6% Non Profit

Before completion 8.2%

3.3% Transportation & Logistics

3.3% Real Estate

Within 3 months of completion 3.3%

3.3%

Manufacturing

9.8%

Consulting

Within 3-6 months of completion 4.9%

11.5%

Retail

11.5% Technology

Over 6 months after completion 83.6%

13.1%

Other

13.1%

Consumer Packaged Goods

Financial Services

13.1%

Media & Entertainment 14.8%

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Which countries do our graduates go on to work in?

UK

Pakistan

China

5.2 % of those in work are employed in the UK 87.9 % of those in work are employed overseas

India

Thailand

Average salary per annum: $44,131.64 *(£31,230.24)

* adjusted for PPP conversion

Please note that salary is only one part of the overall compensation package for a role, with some companies offering alternative benefits. Salaries and benefits will vary from year-to-year and between industries.

What job titles do our 2018–2019 MSc Business with Marketing graduates hold?

■ CEO ■ Brand Communication Specialist ■ Operation Management Trainee ■ Data Consultant

■ Media Activation Executive

■ Associate ■ Marketing Manager ■ Marketing Coordinator ■ Tax Analyst ■ Manager of Global Engagement ■ Insights and Strategy Senior Executive ■ Co-Founder

■ Project Management Officer ■ Head Strategic Relationship Manager ■ Marketing and Communications Assistant ■ Research Associate ■ Designer

■ Global Trainee ■ Brand Analytic

Insight Manager

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Why choose Warwick?

Warwick Business School is proud to be part of the University of Warwick, the sixth most targeted university by Britain’s top graduate employers (The Graduate Market in 2021, High Fliers report), with our alumni earning some of the UK’s highest salaries five years after graduation (UK government’s 2019 Longitudinal Education outcomes (LEO) dataset).

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I found the careers service at WBS really useful and received lots of support and advice throughout my job application process.

Katharine Lennon MSc Business with

Accounting & Finance, Credit Research Analyst, Bank of America Securities

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Our MSc courses 2018 – 2019

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Average age of participants

Countries represented

MSc Finance 4th in the UK and 13th in the world Financial Times 2021 ranking

MSc Business Analytics 3rd in the UK and 12th in the world QS World University Rankings 2021

MSc Management 1st in the UK and 9th in the world The Economist 2019 ranking

MSc Marketing & Strategy 2nd in the UK and 6th in the world QS World University Rankings 2021

6th Most targeted university by the UK’s top graduate employers The Graduate Market in 2021, High Fliers report

Top 10 UK university The Guardian 2021 league table

First UK business school to be triple accredited and to receive the Athena SWAN Silver Award for improving gender equality

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What careers provision does WBS offer?

Dedicated WBS CareersPlus service

Business careers events Visits by guest speakers from the specialist areas covered on our Business portfolio of courses complement the academic programme

We offer you a comprehensive pre-arrival, student, and alumni careers service. You will have access to one-to-one career guidance appointments, CV checks, and tailored mock interviews. We regularly post job opportunities, events, and workshops on our bespoke online learning environment, my.wbs.

throughout the year. We also host a range of recruiter events on campus, as well as on-site company visits and online interactions.

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What next?

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