WMBA Employment Report

Studying the Weekend MBA will enable you to increase your value and improve your chances of achieving your career goals, whether that means a change of location, function or sector, or even starting your own business.

This report covers the Weekend MBA cohort of 2017-19, which is our most recently graduated class.

Please note all figures refer to graduates who were seeking employment and shared employment data with us.

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Employment status

Employment status

Changed role*
Accepted a role in a new company*
Changed location for a new role*
Accepted a role in a new sector*
Average increase in salary*
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Employment by sector

Employment by sector

Finance: 36%
Consultancy: 11%
Engineering/Construction/Manufacturing: 9%
Healthcare: 9%
Energy: 7%
FMCG, Luxury Goods & Retail: 7%
IT/Telecoms/Technology: 7%
Media - Entertainment: 4%
Aviation: 2%
Marketing: 2%
Mining: 2%
Real Estate: 2%
Transportation & Logistics: 2%
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Location of post-MBA role

Location of post-MBA role

*Change is based on individuals who had recorded their status as employment. It does not include own business or family business. Salary uplift calculated looking only at those who were employed both pre- and post-MBA. Data held on 82% of the cohort.