School of Engineering

School of Engineering graduates in working life

School of 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, small and medium-sized companies. Municipalities and state employ 16% of the graduates. 4% work as entrepreneurs.


Employers 5 years after graduation

98 % 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 problemsolving skills, ability to learn and adopt new things, self-direction, analytical and systematical thinking skills and co-operation skills.

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 Engineering in working life

Doctoral graduates of the School of 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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