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School of Science graduates in working life

School of Science Master's graduates are highly 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 14 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 software engineer, researcher, software developer, web engineer,
Titel eller tjästebeteckining fem år efter examen

Most of the graduates work in large and small or medium-sized companies. 14% are employed by universities and 3% work as entrepreneurs, for the state and at foundations five years after graduation.   

Employers five years after graduation Aalto, Capacent, Google, IBM
Arbetsgivare fem år efter examen

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 2018.


Employment and salary 95% employed or were entrepreneurs, 4400€ salary median
Anställning och lön
Most important knowledge and skills in current job information retrieval skills, practical knowledge, theoretical knowledge
Det viktigaste kunskaper och färdigheter i nuvarande arbete

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

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