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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:

Health & social care       12%
Education       10%
Banking & investment       9%
Accountancy, insurance & financial services       7%
Charity, development, not for profit & think tanks       6%
IT & computing       6%
Consultancy       6%
Government & public services       5%
Media, journalism & publishing       5%
Academia & higher education       4%
Consumer goods & retail       4%
Advertising, marketing & communications       4%
Sport, leisure & tourism       3%
Engineering & manufacturing       3%
Law       2%
Arts & heritage       2%
Energy & the environment       2%
Other sectors       10%
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