MSc International Management employment report – Class of 2020
MSc International Management is an intensive one year programme aimed at transforming recent graduates into highly responsible, effective and successful decision-makers in global business.
Please note all figures refer to graduates who were seeking employment and shared employment data with us.
The best opportunity I have had during my time at Imperial I would say is the career support offered by the Business School. I registered for an online mock Assessment centre and it was super helpful, enabling me to stand out in the real assessment I did for JPMorgan. I had wanted to become a trader following completion of my internship, and I received a summer analyst offer from JPMorgan this autumn.
Employment by sector
For those working in finance, 26% are in investment banking, 21% in corporate or retail banking, 11% in accounting services, asset & investment management and insurance and pensions, and 5% in private equity or venture capital, fintech, hedge fund and risk.
I like the fact that each module is short but intense. I believe that it is the best way to prepare us for a variety of career paths. It is a management programme after all, so it is better to have a good understanding of a bit of everything rather than a heavy focus on just one or two subjects.
Employment by region
As mentioned above, the most beneficial aspect of the Leadership in Action module is that you will not only learn cutting-edge theory, but also have access to a variety of opportunities to apply your knowledge in practical projects. The international project during the module was one of my most rewarding experiences, as you have to work in a team to solve a challenging problem for a client in a very short period of time. This requires not only your own ambition and commitment, but also the ability to work in a team effectively.
Employers and roles
Our MSc International Management students have gained employment at a wide range of companies, including:
|KPMG||Royal Bank of Canada||NatWest|
|Revolut||Credit Suisse||Goldman Sachs|
|Taneo||Red Ribbon Asset Management||Strategy&|
Example roles that our MSc Management students have secured include:
|Analyst||New Client Engagement Specialist||Associate|
|Management Trainee||Brand Specialist||Investment Banking Analyst|
|Risk Advisor||Audit Associate||Brand Partnerships & Sustainability Executive|