The best share of MCAST alumni in full-time employment are graduates of engineering and transport, ICT and enterprise and administration, in accordance with a tracer examine carried out by the school.
For the examine, researchers interviewed greater than 550 alumni out of the 894 college students who graduated in 2019.
The analysis reveals that 91% of ICT graduates and 90% of graduates from the Institute of Engineering and Transport are in full-time employment.
The best share of graduates in part-time employment was registered by the Institute for the Inventive Arts and the Institute for Neighborhood Providers.
College students following enterprise administration, insurance coverage and monetary companies type the biggest group in employment. These are adopted by college students who pursue programs in each training in early years and retail.
The examine additionally indicated the extent to which MCAST programs cater to the wants of trade.
Round 90% of graduates from the Institute for the Inventive Arts discover jobs very associated to their research.
Equally, a excessive quantity apply to graduates of utilized sciences (83%), enterprise administration and commerce (92%), engineering and transport (92%) and ICT (92%).
The examine additionally confirmed that 72% of graduates within the Institute of Neighborhood Providers discover jobs instantly associated to their research whereas the remainder go for furthering their coaching within the sector.
For the alumni interviewed, essentially the most helpful abilities learnt at MCAST embrace teamwork, communication and time administration.
Technical abilities have been additionally an apparent alternative for a lot of respondents, whereas transversal abilities have been thought-about as necessary as sectoral abilities.
Fifty-five per cent of employed respondents are both in coaching or plan to proceed their research, whereas 68% of part-time employed respondents wish to proceed coaching.
Most popular areas for additional coaching are enterprise and administration research, insurance coverage, finance, hairdressing, magnificence and mechanical engineering.
Respondents expressed satisfaction that institutes are conserving programs related to trade’s speedy developments throughout all sectors.
Principal and CEO of MCAST Joachim James Calleja stated the evaluation reveals that MCAST is shifting nearer to being a group faculty.
“Having virtually all alumni in employment is an honourable achievement, notably for lecturing workers and administration. In immediately’s world, notably within the post-COVID-19 interval, a school which displays a rustic’s rising financial ambitions is valuing its vocation of a public sector establishment that responds to flexibility and an open-door coverage to training and studying.”
The tracer examine was carried out by John Bartolo, director of pupil affairs, and his workforce.
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