Graduate Survey

 

Abstract
1. 77.85% of Graduates are already employed, 13.62% of graduates pursued further studies (including 1.34% pursued further studies with fulltime employment), and the unemployment rate is 7.14%.
2. Employed graduates normally took 1.55 months to find their jobs, short than last year's 2.1 months. The average number of applications made by our graduates prior to finding jobs was 7.13, fewer than last year's 8.1.
3. 72% of the jobs related to their major, lower than last year's 75%.
4. 84.5% of graduates thought that their majors helped them to find their jobs, similar to last year's 85.1%. 90.69% of graduates thought their majors helped them in their further studies, higher than last year's 88.47%.
5. The overall job satisfaction was 3.58, lower than last year's 3.62. And the degree of satisfaction regarding working environment, fitting in with one's own interest and salary, only except working content, were all lower than those of the previous year.
6. 88.76 of the graduates' monthly salaries were between MOP 10,001-25,000. The salary median is MOP 16760, 6.63% lower than last year's 17949, and the average salary was MOP17327, 8.21% lower than last year's MOP 18876.
7. The first 4 industries for most graduates were medical & health care and social services, public administration, casinos, and education. Comparing with 13/14 academic year, casino becomes the third one. The others remain the same as last year.
8. Most of the graduates pursued their further studies in foreign and local universities, local universities mainly refer to the University of Macau and Macau Polytechnic Institute.
9. The overall graduates' assessment score for MPI was3.82, higher than 13/14 academic year's 3.66. The assessment of their major was 3.72, also higher than 13/14 academic year's 3.67.
10. The loyalty of graduates towards MPI is still high. 75% of the graduates would choose MPI again, higher than 13/14 academic year's 69%. 62%would choose the same major, a little bit lower than 13/14 academic year's 63%.