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London MBA Lands Highest Salary Of 2011

Despite widespread economic uncertainty in Europe, the school’s graduates did exceedingly well in the job market. Some 93% of the grads had accepted offers three months after graduation. About 71% started jobs with a new employer, while 15% returned to their previous companies and 7% started their own businesses right out of school.

About 7% of the class went into private equity and venture capital, while another 6% found jobs in hedge funds and asset management–generally the most lucrative fields in finance.

Slightly more than half of London’s grads (51%) accepted jobs in the United Kingdom, while 21% landed assignments in the rest of Europe. Some 11% gained jobs in Asia, 7% in Latin America, and 6% in the U.S. and Canada. All told, London said its graduates went to work at organizations in more than 64 cities in 33 countries around the world.

Top Employers for London Business School’s Class of 2011

CompanyIndustryNumber of Hires
McKinsey & Co.Consulting39
Boston Consulting GroupConsulting21
Bain & Co.Consulting10
A.T. KearneyConsulting8
Credit SuisseFinancial Services8
Goldman SachsFinancial Services8
American ExpressFinancial Services7
Booz & Co.Consulting7
Deutsche BankFinancial Services7
Thomson ReutersMedia5
CitigroupFinancial Services4
AdidasConsumer Goods3
Bank of AmericaFinancial Services3
Barclays CapitalFinancial Services3
BT (British Telecom)Telecommunications3
Marks & SpencerRetailing3
NomuraFinancial Services3
Partners GroupFinancial Services3
Roland BergerConsulting3
SamsungConsumer Electronics3

Source: London Business School 2011 Employment Report




About The Author

John A. Byrne is the founder and editor-in-chief of C-Change Media, publishers of Poets&Quants and four other higher education websites. He has authored or co-authored more than ten books, including two New York Times bestsellers. John is the former executive editor of Businessweek, editor-in-chief of Businessweek. com, editor-in-chief of Fast Company, and the creator of the first regularly published rankings of business schools. As the co-founder of CentreCourt MBA Festivals, he hopes to meet you at the next MBA event in-person or online.