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Top Graduate Employers

The financial services industry is, for the third consecutive year, the main recruiter of university graduates into professional employment. You can filter the table below by region, industry and occupation.

Education

Rank Employer Graduate-level posts
1 Teach First 160
2 Explore Learning 65
3 British Council 50
4 Liverpool Hope University 40
4 University of Bedfordshire 40
6 Glasgow City Council 35
6 Southampton Solent University 35
8 Unspecified Primary School 30
9 City of Edinburgh Council 25
9 Dumfries & Galloway Council 25
11 Durham University 20
11 Fife Council 20
11 St Joseph's Catholic Primary School 20
11 University of Bristol 20
11 University of Greenwich 20
16 Aberystwyth University 15
16 Chatteris Educational Foundation 15
16 Falkirk Council 15
16 Hampshire County Council 15
16 King's College London 15
16 Lanarkshire Council 15
16 Lancaster University 15
16 Premier Sports 15
16 Renfrewshire Council 15
16 South Ayrshire Council 15
16 University of Central Lancashire 15
16 University of Edinburgh 15
16 University of Leicester 15
16 University of Oxford 15
16 West Lothian Council 15
31 Aberdeenshire Council 10
31 Ambitious About Autism 10
31 Aston University 10
31 Birmingham City University 10
31 De Montfort University 10
31 East Ayrshire Council 10
31 East Lothian Council 10
31 East Renfrewshire Council 10
31 Energus 10
31 Imperial College London 10
31 Inlingua 10
31 Interac 10
31 JET Programme 10
31 Loughborough University 10
31 Manchester Metropolitan University 10
31 Middlesex University 10
31 Newcastle University 10
31 North Lanarkshire Council 10
31 Robert Gordon University 10
31 Sacred Heart Catholic Primary School 10
31 Scottish Borders Council 10
31 Sheffield Hallam University 10
31 St John's Primary School 10
31 St Mary's Catholic Primary School 10
31 TEFL 10
31 University College London 10
31 University of Bath 10
31 University of Birmingham 10
31 University of Bradford 10
31 University of Cambridge 10
31 University of Exeter 10
31 University of Huddersfield 10
31 University of Leeds 10
31 University of Nottingham 10
31 University of Surrey 10
31 Unspecified 10
31 Unspecified Employer 10
31 Unspecified School 10
69 Aberdeen City Council 5
69 Arts University Bournemouth 5
69 Avenue Primary School 5
69 Bangor University 5
69 Bannockburn Primary School 5
69 Beech Hill Primary School 5
69 Beechwood Primary School 5
69 Birmingham City Council 5
69 Bright Horizons 5
69 British Army 5
69 Brunel University 5
69 Busy Bees 5
69 Cambridge Assessment 5
69 Cardiff University 5
69 Carmel College 5
69 City of Glasgow College 5
69 Clackmannanshire Council 5
69 Colegio Brains 5
69 Cornwall County Council 5
69 Coventry University 5
69 CTC Kingshurst Academy 5
69 Devon County Council 5
69 Durham County Council 5
69 East Dunbartonshire Council 5
69 Edge Hill University 5
69 Edinburgh City Council 5
69 Edinburgh Napier University 5
69 Emmanuel College 5
69 Ernest Bevin College 5
69 Fit For Sport 5
69 Goldsmiths, University of London 5
69 Grange Primary School 5
69 Hadlow College 5
69 Harris Federation 5
69 Herefordshire County Council 5
69 Hertfordshire County Council 5
69 Heston Primary School 5
69 Highland Council 5
69 Hillside Primary School 5
69 Holy Family Catholic Primary School 5
69 Holy Trinity Primary School 5
69 Horton Grange Primary School 5
69 INTO 5
69 Inverclyde Council 5
69 Jigsaw School 5
69 Kingsley Primary School 5
69 Kingston University 5
69 Leeds Beckett University 5
69 Leeds City Council 5
69 London Metropolitan University 5
69 London South Bank University 5
69 Midlothian Council 5
69 Newcastle City Council 5
69 Newton International School 5
69 Norfolk County Council 5
69 North Ayrshire Council 5
69 Northumbria University 5
69 Nottingham Trent University 5
69 Oakfield Primary School 5
69 Open University 5
69 Orchard Lea Junior School 5
69 Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Primary School 5
69 Oxford Brookes University 5
69 Oxfordshire County Council 5
69 Peterborough Regional College 5
69 Plymouth College of Art 5
69 Portsmouth City Council 5
69 Riverview C OF E Primary School 5
69 Royal Holloway, University of London 5
69 Seaside Primary School 5
69 Sidney Stringer Academy 5
69 Skills Development Scotland 5
69 Somerset County Council 5
69 South Lanarkshire Council 5
69 Southampton City Council 5
69 Southfields Primary School 5
69 St Andrew's Primary School 5
69 St Mary's Primary School 5
69 St Peter's Catholic Primary School 5
69 St Thomas Primary School 5
69 Stirling Council 5
69 Swanlea School 5
69 Swansea University 5
69 Teesside University 5
69 The Education Authority 5
69 UCAS 5
69 Undisclosed 5
69 Undisclosed School 5
69 United Learning 5
69 University College Birmingham 5
69 University of Bolton 5
69 University of Brighton 5
69 University of Dundee 5
69 University of East Anglia 5
69 University of East London 5
69 University of Essex 5
69 University of Glasgow 5
69 University of Hertfordshire 5
69 University of Hull 5
69 University of Kent 5
69 University of Liverpool 5
69 University of Manchester 5
69 University of Reading 5
69 University of Roehampton 5
69 University of Sheffield 5
69 University of South Wales 5
69 University of St Andrews 5
69 University of the West of England Bristol 5
69 University of the West of Scotland 5
69 University of Warwick 5
69 University of West London 5
69 University of Westminster 5
69 University of Winchester 5
69 University of Wolverhampton 5
69 University of York 5
69 Unknown School 5
69 Unspecified Secondary School 5
69 Unspecified State Primary School 5
69 Warwickshire County Council 5
69 Wells Cathedral School 5
69 Wembley High Technology College 5
69 West Dunbartonshire Council 5
69 West Sussex County Council 5
69 Westfield Primary School 5
69 Westminster C of E Primary School 5
69 Weston College 5
69 Westwood Primary School 5
69 Whitgift School 5
69 Willow Dene School 5
69 Woodlands Primary School 5
69 Woodlands School 5
69 Worcestershire County Council 5
69 York St John University 5

This table is compiled using data taken from the annual Destinations of Leavers from Higher Education (DLHE) survey (2014–15) conducted by the Higher Education Statistics Agency (HESA). Numbers are rounded to the nearest five in line with Higher Education Statistics Agency confidentiality requirements. Read more about how we compile these tables.