Graduate Survey

 

Abstract
1. 92.2% of Graduates are already employed, 7.8% of graduates pursued further studies (including 3.2% pursued further studies with fulltime employment), and the unemployment rate is 3.2%.
2. Employed graduates normally took 2.1 months to find their jobs, similar to last year's 1.9 months. The average number of applications made by our graduates prior to finding jobs was 9.4, a little more than last year’s 8.1.
3. 75% of the jobs related to their major, higher than last year's 65.9%.
4. 85.1% of graduates thought that their majors helped them to find their jobs, higher than last year's 78%. 88.47% of graduates thought their majors helped them in their further studies, lower than last year's 91.4%.
5. The overall job satisfaction was 3.62, higher than last year's 3.58. And the degree of satisfaction regarding working environment, content, fitting in with one's own interest except salary were all higher than those of the previous year.
6. 82.54% of the graduates' monthly salaries were between MOP 15,000-25,000. The average salary was MOP 18876, 6.4% higher than last year's MOP 16876.
7. The first 4 industries for most graduates were medical & health care and social services, public administration, education, and casinos. Comparing with 12/13 academic year, education becomes the third one. The others remain the same as last year.
8. Most of the graduates pursued their further studies in local universities, mainly the University of Macau and Macau Polytechnic Institute.
9. The overall graduates' assessment score for MPI was 3.66, a little bit higher than 12/13 academic year's 3.65. The assessment of their major was 3.67, also higher than 12/13 academic year's 3.64.
10. The loyalty of graduates towards MPI is still high. 69% of the graduates would choose MPI again, lower than 12/13 academic year's 83%. 63%would choose the same major, also a little bit lower than 12/13 academic year's 65%.