Top Graduate Employers
Below is a list of the top 100 graduate recruiters. You can filter the table by region, industry and occupation.
The financial services industry is the main recruiter of university graduates into professional employment. The second main recruiter is the healthcare industry.
- Click on one of the top 26 companies to read their employer profile and details of graduate training.
- See what graduates do and earn after university.
- Find out how we created the graduate employers table.
Public administration & defence – Protective service occupations
|2||West Yorkshire Police||20|
|4||Thames Valley Police||10|
|4||West Midlands Police||10|
|14||Avon and Somerset Constabulary||5|
|14||British Transport Police||5|
|14||Devon and Cornwall Police||5|
|14||HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC)||5|
|14||National Offender Management Office||5|
|14||South Wales Police||5|
|14||South Yorkshire Police||5|
|32||Bedfordshire Police||Fewer than 5|
|32||Civil Service||Fewer than 5|
|32||Ministry of Justice||Fewer than 5|
|32||North Wales Police||Fewer than 5|
|32||North Yorkshire Police||Fewer than 5|
|32||Nottingham County Council||Fewer than 5|
|32||Police Now||Fewer than 5|
|32||RSA Academy||Fewer than 5|
|32||Scottish Police Authority||Fewer than 5|
|32||West Mercia Police||Fewer than 5|
This table is compiled using data taken from the annual Destinations of Leavers from Higher Education (DLHE) survey (2015–16) 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.