In 2013/14, 96% of leavers from the European Institute were in employment, completing further study or taking time out just six months after graduation.
Graduates from the European Institute have demonstrated their ability to apply the numerous skills developed during their studies at LSE within a wide range of employment sectors, including
The average starting salary of graduates from the European Institute in 2013/14 was
To find out more about LSE graduate destinations by specific European Institute degree programmes, see graduate destinations by course.
View European Institute graduate profiles.
Studying within the European Institute you will have the opportunity to develop specific subject knowledge of government and the economy within a European setting, alongside a set of highly valuable and transferable employability skills, including:
Political awareness: using specialist subject knowledge to identify and investigate problems arising in European public policy and political economy
Excellent communication skills: effective communication in speech and writing and experience of presenting projects verbally
Strong IT skills: using communication and information technology to retrieve and present information, including statistical and numerical information
Comprehensive research skills: ability to gather, organise and assess data from a variety of primary and secondary sources
Independent thinking and team work: experience of working independently as well as in groups, demonstrating an ability to collaborate with others to achieve common goals
Analytical skills: identify, investigate and analyse problems, demonstrating logical thinking and analytical ability
Reasoning and problem-solving skills: constructing reasoned arguments, drawing on relevant information and demonstrating an ability to exercise critical judgement in order to assess and deploy evidence to formulate and advocate solutions