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.
London – Public administration & defence
|3||House of Commons||15|
|5||Department for Education||10|
|5||HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC)||10|
|5||Ministry of Justice||10|
|9||British Transport Police||5|
|9||Camden London Borough Council||5|
|9||Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy||5|
|9||Department for Communities and Local Government||5|
|9||Department for International Development||5|
|9||Department for Transport||5|
|9||Financial Conduct Authority||5|
|9||Foreign & Commonwealth Office||5|
|9||Her Majesty's Government||5|
|9||London Borough of Havering||5|
|9||London Borough of Hounslow||5|
|9||London Borough of Islington||5|
|9||National Audit Office||5|
|9||National Offender Management Office||5|
|9||Royal Borough of Greenwich Coucil||5|
|29||Brent Council||Fewer than 5|
|29||City of London Corporation||Fewer than 5|
|29||Environment Agency||Fewer than 5|
|29||Foreign & Commonwealth Office||Fewer than 5|
|29||Harrow Council||Fewer than 5|
|29||ofgem||Fewer than 5|
|29||Public Health England||Fewer than 5|
|29||Southwark Council||Fewer than 5|
|29||The Royal Borough Of Kingston Upon Thames||Fewer than 5|
|29||UK Civil Service||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.