Sector insights: Public Sector
About the report
We’re delighted to share with you some findings from our members interested in a career in public sector The data presented in this mini-report are taken from our annual survey, What do graduates want? 2021/22, with 15,158 student and recent graduate respondents.
This report focuses on the 703 members who identified Public Sector as the one they are most keen to pursue after university.
Some of the key findings are:
- 79% of students struggled to connect with employers during COVID-19 restrictions
- Only 35% of those students interested in public sector feel prepared to enter the world of work
- 94% said employers should run upskilling sessions during university