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.

South West – Education – Science, research, engineering & technology professionals

Rank Employer Graduate-level posts
1 University of Bristol 10
2 University of Exeter 5
3 Bath Spa University Fewer than 5
3 Bournemouth University Fewer than 5
3 Millfield School Fewer than 5
3 UCAS Fewer than 5
3 University of Bath Fewer than 5
3 University of the West of England Bristol 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.