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.
North West – Manufacturing
|5||GA Pet Food Partners||5|
|5||Jaguar Land Rover||5|
|5||Procter & Gamble||5|
|14||Alstom||Fewer than 5|
|14||ARM||Fewer than 5|
|14||Bakkavör||Fewer than 5|
|14||Cargill||Fewer than 5|
|14||Catalent||Fewer than 5|
|14||DePuy Synthes||Fewer than 5|
|14||Devenish Nutrition||Fewer than 5|
|14||Diageo||Fewer than 5|
|14||Dunbia||Fewer than 5|
|14||Ecolab||Fewer than 5|
|14||Eli Lilly||Fewer than 5|
|14||Hilti||Fewer than 5|
|14||Kerry Group||Fewer than 5|
|14||Knauf Insulation||Fewer than 5|
|14||Lonza Biologics||Fewer than 5|
|14||MBDA||Fewer than 5|
|14||Nestlé||Fewer than 5|
|14||Premier Foods||Fewer than 5|
|14||Samsung||Fewer than 5|
|14||Spectrum Brands||Fewer than 5|
|14||Stanley Black And Decker||Fewer than 5|
|14||Sun Chemical||Fewer than 5|
|14||Thermo Fisher Scientific||Fewer than 5|
|14||Ultra Electronics||Fewer than 5|
|14||Vauxhall||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.