Externado is among the top 10 universities with the best employability options for its graduates
The firm QS Quacquarelli Symonds, which analyzes global university education, published its most recent Graduate Employability Rankings report, in which it shows the names of the universities whose graduates tend to be the most employable in the labor market.
The ranking places Universidad Externado de Colombia as the fifth highest education institution in the country, whose students are the most valued by employers.
Top 10 Colombian universities with best employability options are:
1. Universidad de los Andes
2. Universidad Nacional
3. Pontificia Universidad Javeriana
4. Universidad Eafit
5. Universidad Externado de Colombia
6. Icesi University
7. Universidad de Antioquia
8. Universidad de La Sabana
9. Universidad del Rosario
10. Universidad Industrial de Santander
Commenting on the report, Ben Sowter, Director of Research at QS, said that students face an increasingly competitive graduate job market, so it is important to provide them with independent data to help them make decisions about their educational future.
The firm also highlights the work of the universities in the ranking, as “teaching and employability practices raise the career prospects of their graduates to new heights,” Sowter added.
Universidad Externado de Colombia is proud to enter the top 10 of the best institutions of higher education in the country, since the main objective of this university is to train professionals who can contribute their knowledge to society.