Going to a university is another step towards your career. More than that, choosing an educational institution is a very important decision in your professional life. After all, the graduates of some universities are more disputed in the labor market by companies. Did you know?
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A global ranking carried out by consultancy RH Emerging for the Times Higher Education website showed which institutions have the most desirable graduates. The complete survey covers 250 universities. However, only one is in Brazil. Is it yours? Continue reading and see the ranking.
Below are the five universities that have the most sought-after graduates.
Massachusetts Institute of Technology – MIT (USA)
The Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) has one of the best undergraduate programs in the world. Many companies develop courses at the institution and encourage research to find new talent. The university has some of the best science courses in the world.
California Institute of Technology – CalTech (USA)
Like MIT, the California Institute of Technology (CalTech) has great undergraduate programs. Students entering this university have a strong interest in math, science and engineeringmaking these study areas the flagships of the place.
In addition, those who enter CalTech are molded to become familiar with and think of ways to innovate and create solutions to everyday problems. That’s why big companies are always keeping an eye on graduates from this university.
Harvard University (USA)
You must have heard that name in some movie or TV series, right? Pudera, this is one of the oldest and most prestigious universities in the US and the world. Harvard has on its curriculum the graduation of more than 30 heads of state, 38 Nobel Prize winners and 48 Pulitzer Prize winners.
In addition to graduations of excellence, students can also perform various extracurricular activities. There are sports options and even studies in entrepreneurship and business administration.
University of Cambridge (UK)
Like Harvard, Cambridge is another traditional and old university. It was founded in the 13th century by Oxford scholars. The differential of this educational institution is its specialized knowledge and its unique teaching method.
Stanford University (USA)
This is probably yet another familiar name for you. Stanford University is located in Pasadena, California, on the Silicon Valley side – where large technology companies have their headquarters.
Stanford alumni strength is innovation for business and technology. Among its alumni are founders of Google, NetflixInstagram and also Nike.
Is Brazil in the ranking of the most sought after graduates in the job market?
As you can see, there are many US universities on the list. But our Brazil was also present.
The University of São Paulo (USP) appears in 108th in the 2022 ranking. There was a drop, since in the previous year it was in 90th place.
The ranking also mentions universities in Germany, South Korea, Australia, Japan, Mexico and China. You can check all educational institutions on here.