School of Chemical Engineering

Aalto CHEM graduates in working life

School of Chemical Engineering master's graduates are successful in finding jobs corresponding to their education.

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Career monitoring surveys

Aalto University Career Services follows the career development of our graduates five years after graduation. Career development monitoring is conducted as a part of a national survey on academic graduates with the Aarresaari Career Services network representing 13 Finnish universities. The information on this page is based on data deriving from this survey.

Employment of the graduates

The situation in the labour market of our Master's degree graduates according to the survey conducted five years after graduation. 

94 % of the employees value the degree of the respondents.  85 % would recommend the degree. 

86 % are satisfied with their degree in relation to their career.

The majority of graduates are employed in large (51 %) and medium-sized (29 %) companies. Graduates are also employed by universities (14 %). 

CHEM employers

97 % of graduates are in employment or self-employed five years after graduation.

The average salary in 2016 respondents are 4200 € (medium).

This survey was conducted in autumn 2022.

More information on career monitoring
Riikka Heinonen
Manager, Data Driven Development
Career Services and Alumni Engagement
Aalto University, Advancement and Corporate Engagement
[email protected] 

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Career monitoring helps develop teaching

Alumni with master's degrees from 2012 and those with doctorates from 2014 are asked to respond to a survey about their own careers.

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