Three in four employers across the globe plan to hire MBA graduates in 2016, according to the Graduate Management Admission Council (GMAC).
The research reveals 75% of employers expect to hire those with MBAs this year, up from 71% in 2015’s survey.
The survey reveals employers also plan an increase in the hiring of graduates with other masters qualifications. These include masters of accounting (34%), up from 29% last year; masters of management (34%), also up from 29% last year; and non-business masters (59%), up from 48% in 2015.
The report collated responses from 179 recruiters from across 159 companies of varying sizes and industry sectors located in 31 countries or regions worldwide.