Cambridge graduates are highly sought after in the job market. In addition to strong employment prospects, students benefit from the services of the University Careers Service, to help them find and then secure the future that is right for them.
The table below shows the career destinations of a recent cohort of MPhil and PhD graduates.
|Industry||MPhil Graduates||PhD Graduates|
|Number||% of total employed||Number||% of total employed|
|Accountancy and tax||5||1.1%|
|Acturial and insurance||2||0.4%|
|Arts and recreation||13||2.9%||25||3.7%|
|Banking and investment||39||8.7%||16||2.3%|
|Engineering and architectural consultancy||27||6.0%||11||1.6%|
|Manufacturing industry, utilities, power: business||27||6.0%||9||1.3%|
|Manufacturing industry, utilities, power: technical||11||2.4%||38||5.6%|
|Publishing and media||10||2.2%||5||0.7%|
|Research: social science||20||4.5%||78||11.4%|
|Social, community and charity||10||2.2%||10||1.5%|
|Other service industries||28||6.2%||8||1.2%|