School of Electrical Engineering

School of Electrical Engineering graduates in working life

School of Electrical Engineering Master's graduates are successful in finding jobs corresponding to their education. On this page you can find information on job titles, job sectors and career development of our graduates.
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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. 

Below you'll find examples of the job titles, employers and the job sector five years after graduation.

Job titles 5 years after graduation

More than half of the graduates work in large companies and a quarter of them work in small or medium-sized companies. Universities employ researchers. Graduates work also as entrepreneurs, in municipalities and in foundations etc.


Employers 5 years after graduation

95 % of the graduates were employed or were entrepreneurs five years after graduation. 

These are the ten most important skills needed in the current job, according to results of the career development survey conducted five years after graduation in 2020. Most important knowledge and skills in current job are ability to learn and adopt new things, problem-solving skills, analytical and systematic thinking skills and self-direction.

Employment and salary
Most important knowledge and skills in current job

More information:
Riikka Heinonen
Manager, Career Services and Alumni Engagement
Aalto University Advancement and Corporate Engagement
[email protected] 

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Doctoral graduates of the School of Electrical Engineering in working life

Doctoral graduates of the School of Electrical Engineering are satisfied with their careers and degree. We follow our doctors' careers in a survey that is conducted 3 years after graduation.

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