Upon graduation, MSc Management Science students will be prepared to enter positions in governments, multilateral organisations, consultancies, financial institutions and other major organisations. They will also have the skills to start their own enterprises if they choose to do so. Over time, students should be able to reach senior management positions in all types of organisations.
Graduates generally find ready employment in financial institutions, consultancies, government departments, software houses and other major organisations.
Every year, LSE Careers conducts a destinations survey of LSE graduates 6 months after they have graduated. From the 2012-13 survey of Management Science graduates:
87% were in work/further study 6 months after graduation
Median salary of £47,100
Recent graduates of the programme have gained employment with a number of organisations, including:
LSE Careers Service
The LSE has a dedicated Careers Service which will work with you throughout your programme to help you fulfil your career goals:
One-to-one careers appointments with your programme’s dedicated Careers Consultant will provide you with individually tailored careers advice and support
Careers fairs, seminars and workshops - you will have access to an extensive programme of careers fairs including Consultancy, Business and Management, Banking and Finance, NGOs and Public Sector employers, as well as employer led skills seminars and recruitment presentations throughout the year.
LSE Career Hub online job vacancy portal advertising hundreds of vacancies each week, including full time graduate jobs, internships, volunteering opportunities and part time casual jobs.
Help with CVs/resumes and interviews with one-to-one CV feedback sessions for advice on your own CV. When you have an interview coming up you can also book a half hour practice interview. A number of departmental careers workshops are available, covering topics including CVs and application forms, interviews, presentation skills and assessment centres.
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