Hong Kong Baptist University
Graduate Employment Survey 2017
The distribution of 2017 graduates by employment status is shown in Figure 1. Among the 1,747 respondents, 80.71% were engaged in employment, and 13.85% were pursuing further studies. Among the graduates who pursued further studies, 89.83% of these graduates enrolled in postgraduate studies.
Figure 1: Distribution of Respondents by Employment Status N=1,747
As shown in Figure 2, the Commerce/Industry sector captured 67.96% of our graduates, and 18.9% of graduates were employed in the Education sector. A further 10.95% were working in Community/Social Services Organisations and 2.19% in the Government sector.
Figure 2: Percentage of Full-time Employed Graduates by Employment Sector N=1,233 (out of 1,267)