CEMS facts & figures

Below you will find important statistics about the program offered by CEMS:

Founded in 1988

34 CEMS Member Schools and a presence on every continent

69 Corporate Partners (multinational companies) and 7 Social Partners (NGOs)

1 294 MIM students of 83 nationalities with a 50/50 male/female ratio in the 2020-21 class year.

15 625 alumni of over 108 nationalities, working in +75 countries

CEMS MIM Ranking 

QS Masters in Management Rankings 2020: 16th

Financial Times Ranking 2019: 13th

The Economist Ranking 2019: 8th

CEMS 2019 Graduate Profile

96%

are employed or continuing their studies

92%

have worked outside of their home country

75%

work for multinational companies

Main sectors of activity

Consulting

31%

Technology

16%

Financial Services

16%

Consumer Goods

10%

Healthcare

4%

Energy

3%

Other

20%
Main functional areas

Consulting/Analyst

46%

Business/Market Development

11%

Marketing/Communications/External Relations/Advertising

7%

Finance/Investor relations

7%

Sales

6%

Other

23%
Statistics are based on the Recent Graduate Survey (within 6 months of graduation) conducted in September 2019.

 

 

CEMS Alumni Profile

97%

are employed or continuing their studies

48%

are working outside of their home country

82%

have worked abroad and on average for 5 years outside their home country in 2-3 different countries.*

47%

have worked for a CEMS Corporate Partner

98%

would recommend the CEMS experience to others

Main sectors of activity

Consulting

21%

Financial

14%

Consumer Goods

14%

Technology

13%

Pharma/Healthcare

5%

Other

33%
Main functional areas

Consulting

23%

Marketing/Communications

13%

General Management

13%

Finance

10%

Sales

9%

Other

32%
Statistics are based on the Student and Alumni Survey conducted in 2018.
*This statistic is from the Universum Survey conducted in 2016.