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Your job prospects as a FEB graduate

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What can I do with my degree? Where will I work after graduation? What are my future job prospects? FEB Career Services aims to support you in the process of exploring the labour market as good as possible. As a student, you have the opportunity to choose between a wide range of programmes that offer diverse entries into the labour market.


Below you can find more detailed information on the job prospects related to the individual study programmes that FEB offers and facts & figures. Each year, the Alumni survey provides us with in-depth information on where FEB graduates found a job, their average search time, average salary and average work week.

Source: FEB Alumni Survey, publication 2019.

* No information is available on the MSc Business Administration track: Health, MSc Supply Chain and the Research Master
** Since 2018, the MSc International Economics and Business is called MSc Economic Development and Globalization

MSc Accountancy & Controlling

  • Average time between graduation and a job: 1 month before graduation
  • Average work week: 42,3 hours
  • Average gross income: €2625,-
  • Examples of positions: Jr. Business Controller, Service Controller.
  • Examples of organisations and companies: EY, Leaseplan, Stork Nederland B.V., Wehkamp.


MSc Business Administration (5 tracks)

  • Average time between graduation and a job: 6,5 months
  • Average work week: 43 hours
  • Average gross income: €2632,-
  • Examples of positions: Business Consultant, Business Analyst Innovation, Consultant Global Business Services, Recruiter, PhD student, Controller, Trade Marketeer, Management Trainee.
  • Track Change Management: examples of organisations and companies: Accenture, First Consulting, Gemeente Groningen, KLM Royal Airlines, Rijksoverheid, Nederlandse Spoorweg, Philips.
  • Track Organizational and Management Control: examples of organisations and companies: Deloitte, NCOI, Rabobank Group, NHL Stenden Hoogeschool, Medische Centrum Leeuwarden.
  • Track Small Business and Entrepreneurship: examples of organisations and companies: University of Groningen, LBS Emmen, Deloitte, Coolblue.
  • Track Strategic Innovation and Management: examples of organisations and companies: BMW, Helloprint, Nederlandse Spoorweg, Air France, Unilever, KPMG, Unilever, YoungCapital, Breinstein.


MSc Economics

  • Average time between graduation and a job: 3 months
  • Average work week: 42 hours
  • Average gross income: €3433,-
  • Examples of positions: Equity Analyst, Trainee, Marketing and Business Intelligence Analyst
  • Examples of organisations and companies: Ministry of Economics Affairs, Panasonic, ING


MSc Econometrics, Operations Research and Actuarial Studies

  • Average time between graduation and a job: 1,3 months
  • Average work week: 46 hours
  • Average gross income: €3269,-
  • Examples of positions: Risk Trainee, Consultant, PhD Candidate, Data scientist, Actuarial Analyst
  • Examples of organizations and companies: ING, Districon, EY, First Consulting, AAV, Reasult BV

(the source of these figures is from 2015, there are no recent figures on this master)


MSc Finance

  • Average time between graduation and a job: 2,9 months
  • Average work week: 47,3 hours
  • Average gross income: €2947,-
  • Examples of positions: Tax Consultant, Customer Happiness Analyst, Data Analyst, (International) Marketing Manager, Jr. Activation Manager, Trade Marketeer.
  • Examples of organizations and companies: ABN AMRO, Accenture, Bank of Montreal Global Asset Management, ProRail, Rabobank, Royal Ahold Delhaize, TKP Investments, Unilever.


MSc Human Resource Management

  • Average time between graduation and a job: 2 months
  • Average work week: 39,8 hours
  • Average gross income: €2753,-
  • Examples of positions: Business Analyst, Consultant, HR Advisor, HR Specialist, Intercedent, Recruiter, Trainee.
  • Examples of organizations and companies: Altran, Deutsche Telekom, Driessen, ING, Leeuwendaal Management Advies & Consultancy, Tele2, YoungCapital.


MSc International Business and Management

  • Average time between graduation and a job: 3,9 months
  • Average work week: 42,9 hours
  • Average gross income: €2436,-
  • Examples of positions: Business Development IT Manager, Information Modeller, Jr. Manager Strategy & Operations, Management Consultant, Marketeer, Pricing Analyst, Sales Manager.
  • Examples of organizations and companies: ABN AMRO, Bank Central Asia, Bulb Energy, Hospitality Group, Mars GmbH, Pirelli, Procter and Gamble, Zehnder.


MSc International Economics and Business

  • Average time between graduation and a job: 3,6 months
  • Average work week: 44,1 hours
  • Average gross income: €2686,-
  • Examples of positions: Consultant Business Intelligence, Consultant Economics & Transactions, Consultant Global Business Service, Consultant Regulatory Risk Analytics, Process Analyst & Coordinator, Tax Strategy and Operations Consultant.
  • Examples of organizations and companies: Accenture, APG Asset Management, Deloitte, Intertrust, iPM partners, KPMG, McKinsey, PostNL, PwC, Rebelgroup, RIGVIR, Synechron, VodafoneZiggo


MSc International Financial Management

  • Average time between graduation and a job: 3 months
  • Average work week: 44,2 hours
  • Average gross income: €2387,-
  • Examples of positions: Advisor Financial Services Risk Management, Business Developer, Consultant, Credit Controller, Strategy Consultant, Trainee, VAT Compliance Specialist
  • Examples of organizations and companies: ABN AMRO, Ahold, EY, Friesland Campina, HTG, Ordina, PwC.


MSc Marketing

  • Average time between graduation and a job: 3 months
  • Average work week: 40,7 hours
  • Average gross income: €2592,-
  • Examples of positions: Online Marketing Consultant, Retail Marketing Manager, Marketing Specialist, Management Trainee, Junior Account Manager, Assistant Brand Manager, Product Manager
  • Examples of organizations and companies: ABN AMRO, Accenture, Bank of Montreal Global Asset Management, ProRail, Rabobank, Royal Ahold Delhaize, TKP Investments, Unilever.


MSc Technology & Operations Management

  • Average time between graduation and a job: 3,2 months
  • Average work week: 44,5 hours
  • Average gross income: €2807,-
  • Examples of positions: Application developer, Consultant, Production Progress Engineer, Supply Chain Planning Analyst, Management Trainee.
  • Examples of organizations and companies: Belsimpel, Client Innovation Center IBM,ENGIE Services, KLM, Nederlandse Spoorwegen, Royal IHC.


Facts and Figures

To give you a better idea of you prospects after graduating from FEB, we have assembled some facts and figures from our FEB alumni.

Source: FEB Alumni Survey, publication 2018.

Job search time

Studies show that job search time can be influenced by different variables:

  • High grades: Compared to a GPA 6, a GPA 8 shortens job search time by almost 27%.
  • Experience: Your job search time will be shortened by 7% if you can show that you studied or worked abroad and have participated in a board or committee.
  • Living situation: Living with your parents increases job search time by 55% compared to living independently.

Source: Studie & Werk 2016


What can you expect to earn?

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Professions of FEB graduates

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How did FEB students find a job?

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Last modified:17 May 2019 11.47 a.m.