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.
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London – Financial & insurance – Business, media & public service professionals
|1||Lloyds Banking Group||25|
|3||Bank of England||10|
|3||Royal Bank of Scotland (RBS)||10|
|7||Aberdeen Asset Management||5|
|7||Bank of America||5|
|7||London Stock Exchange||5|
|21||American Express||Fewer than 5|
|21||AXA||Fewer than 5|
|21||Bank of Ireland||Fewer than 5|
|21||Barings||Fewer than 5|
|21||Berenberg||Fewer than 5|
|21||BGC Partners||Fewer than 5|
|21||BlackRock||Fewer than 5|
|21||Chubb||Fewer than 5|
|21||City Football Group||Fewer than 5|
|21||Close Brothers||Fewer than 5|
|21||Fidelity||Fewer than 5|
|21||Henderson Global Investors||Fewer than 5|
|21||Hiscox||Fewer than 5|
|21||Hymans Robertson||Fewer than 5|
|21||ICAP||Fewer than 5|
|21||IMG||Fewer than 5|
|21||Investec||Fewer than 5|
|21||Lazard||Fewer than 5|
|21||LCP||Fewer than 5|
|21||M&G Investments||Fewer than 5|
|21||Marsh||Fewer than 5|
|21||McGregor Boyall||Fewer than 5|
|21||Metro Bank||Fewer than 5|
|21||Nationwide||Fewer than 5|
|21||Noave||Fewer than 5|
|21||Punter Southall||Fewer than 5|
|21||QBE||Fewer than 5|
|21||Royal Bank of Canada||Fewer than 5|
|21||Schroders||Fewer than 5|
|21||St James's Place Wealth Management||Fewer than 5|
|21||Standard Chartered Bank||Fewer than 5|
|21||Swiss Re||Fewer than 5|
|21||XL Catlin||Fewer than 5|
|21||Zurich Financial Services||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.