LSE's standing, the calibre of its alumni and our exceptional working relationship with top graduate recruiters means that LSE Careers are able to offer you an outstanding programme of events, exclusive jobs and opportunities, one to one careers consultations and skills development throughout your time at LSE.
Some key LSE employability facts
90.3% of leavers form 2012/13 were in work or study 6 months after graduation
Top 4 employment sectors for LSE graduates are: Banking and Finance, Research and Education, Politics and Government and Charity and Development
34% of LSE undergraduates & 14% of postgraduates were pursuing further study after graduating from LSE
Average starting salary was £29,400 for undergraduates and £35,000 for postgraduates – well above the national averages
See the Graduate destinations website for a detailed breakdown of LSE employment statistics by department.
About LSE Careers
LSE Careers is here to help you through the careers maze, providing a comprehensive careers guidance service and employment services for students seeking information on graduate employment and further study.
They run a wide range of careers events - both on campus and internationally, one-to-one career discussion and CV checking appointments, and manage a website and resource centre which are full of information to help you with researching and achieving your career objectives.
Current LSE students and alumni who graduated less than two years ago can also view hundreds of vacancies and volunteering opportunities which are advertised on LSE CareerHub (student/alumni login required).
Find out more about LSE Careers and download the LSE Careers service guide (pdf).