Massachusetts Institute of Technology has been crowned the best university in the world for graduate employability for the first time, followed by Stanford University and University of California, Los Angeles, according to the QS Graduate Employability Rankings 2019 released by Quacquarelli Symonds, a British company specializing in education.
Chinese universities record strong performance in graduate employment this year, with 34 universities entering the world's top 500 universities for graduate employability. Tsinghua University ranked ninth while Peking University took the 20th spot.
Let's take a look at world's top 10 universities for graduate employment.
No 10 University of Oxford
Oxford University's Bodilen Library. [Photo provided to China Daily]
No 9 Tsinghua University
People walk in the Tsinghua University campus in Beijing, August 28, 2018. [Photo/VCG]
No 8 University of California, Berkeley
Sather Tower rises above the University of California at Berkeley campus in Berkeley, California, on May 12, 2014. [Photo/VCG]
No 7 University of Cambridge
Punting on the river Cam, King's College, Cambridge University. [Photo/VCG]
No 6 University of Melbourne
University Square, University of Melbourne, April 12, 2015. [Photo/VCG]
No 5 University of Sydney
Students attend the University of Sydney open day in Sydney, Australia, August 25, 2018. [Photo/VCG]
No 4 Harvard University
The entrance to Harvard Yard at Harvard University on August 30, 2018 in Cambridge, Massachusetts. [Photo/VCG]
No 3 University of California, Los Angeles
People walk in front of Royce Hall on the University of California Los Angeles campus in Los Angeles, California, November 15, 2017. [Photo/VCG]
No 2 Stanford University
A general view of the Stanford University campus on September 23, 2017. [Photo/VCG]
No 1 Massachusetts Institute of Technology
A student shades herself under her umbrella in the strong sun during the Massachusetts Institute of Technology commencement at Killian Court on the MIT campus in Cambridge, Massachusetts on Jun 9, 2017. [Photo/VCG]