A report discharged today uncovers that the Royal Agricultural University is not just positioned top inside the area based division, yet is likewise inside the main 10% of the UK’s 160 colleges and universities for graduate employability.
Late overviews of 2013 graduates uncover that 96.3% of students and 97.5% of postgraduates are in job or further study inside six months of leaving the RAU.
The authority detail for college understudies are created for the yearly national study, sorted out by HESA (the Higher Education facts Agency). The overview concentrates on UK graduates who concentrated on full-time.
The detail uncover that 96.3% of RAU understudies who graduated in 2013 are currently either in work or full-time study. Truth be told just 3.16% were all the while looking for work.
Data from the 2013 students additionally uncovered that the larger part (75%) had likewise secured more senior positions – classed as ‘expert or managerial parts’.
The detail highlight the amount of vocation opportunities for new graduates in the area based part, including a different scope of energizing profession alternatives in horticulture, nourishment, agri-business, equine, land and ecological administration.
RAU graduate Katherine Meacham said: “The degree truly set UK horticulture in a worldwide connection for me, and therefore I have been moved into an astonishing open door. I had four employment offers before graduating, all in altogether different rural fields, and my degree from the RAU was major in making these opportunities.”
Graduates of postgraduate degree courses at the University likewise keep on being very employable and the latest detail uncover 97.5% are in business or further study six months in the wake of graduating. Actually, only 1.4% of graduates were all the while looking for work.
“We are extremely energized surely by this most recent study” reports Professor W Paul Davies.
“The Royal Agricultural University (and RAC awhile ago) is known, broadly and globally, for good understudy employability after degree studies at Cirencester – and this notoriety evenhandedly proceeds. The connected nature of our courses; their significance to the universe of work, and the University’s proceeding with close connections and integration to managers, through the exertions of our Careers Service and scholarly staff, remain the key.
“Understudy work six months in the wake of graduating has been high for a lot of years at the RAU – however the figures not long from now are especially satisfying. Businesses plainly discover RAU graduates appealing, and long may this occupations record for Cirencester proceed.”
The RAU, which was allowed full college status in 2013, has kept on strengthenning its notoriety for being an incredibly famous supplier of expert instruction and exploration. It keeps on being at the bleeding edge of instruction identifying with farming, sustenance, agri-business, equine, and property and area administration.
The RAU was positioned top in the UK a year ago for offices use, remembering its high financing and consumption for every understudy on staff and understudy offices, including games, vocations administrations, wellbeing and welfare. The facilities was additionally evaluated the most secure in the South West (fifth most secure in the UK) in 2013, and the University, which has a devoted School of Business and Entrepreneurship, is in the main 10 colleges in the UK for big business.
The University has seen applications and enrolments climb year on year. The RAU as of now has more than 1,200 understudies, from in excess of 45 separate nations, examining on one of its 30 undergrad and postgraduate degree courses.
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