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Graduate destinations
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Graduate destinations

Surveyed employers consider that Oxford students are 'more likely' or 'much more likely' than the average UK student to possess high-level employability skills - such as problem solving, leadership, and communication.

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Whatever their degree, Oxford graduates are in demand across a broad range of sectors:

Education 12%
Health & social care 10%
Banking & investment 8%
IT & computing 6%
Charity, development, not for profit & think tanks 6%
Accountancy, insurance & financial services 6%
Media, journalism & publishing 6%
Government &public services 6%
Academia & higher education 5%
Consultancy 5%
Consumer goods & retail 5%
Sport, leisure & tourism 5%
Arts & heritage 4%
Advertising, marketing & communications 4%
Law 2%
Engineering & manufacturing 2%
Energy & the environment 2%
Other sectors 6%