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URL, again ranks among the Top 150 in the world for graduate jobs


The University stands out among the best centres in the world producing the most employable graduates, according to Global Employability Ranking 2018 from Times Higher Education

Thursday, 15 November 2018. Ramon Llull University has been ranked again in the Top 150 in the world in the Global Employability Ranking, a table that assesses the capability of universities to prepare best performing students for the workplace. URL appears for the third consecutive year in the ranking, and is consolidated as the only Catalan university classified and one of the tree Spanish.

Specifically, this prestigious ranking -designed by HR consultancy Emerging and published exclusively by Times Higher Education- places URL at the position 130. The other two Spanish universities classified are IE University and University of Navarra.

The Global University Ranking 2018 collects the point of view of 7.000 recruiters from major companies in 22 countries, which have hired more than 240.000 young graduates over the last year. According to Simon Baker from Times Higher Education, a substantial global change is occurring in the employability of students. Generally speaking, says Baker, the best centres are those that train students with soft skills, which are increasingly valued in companies, such as teamwork.

For further information:
Mireia Córcoles
Rankings Manager
Tel. 936 022 208

Ramon Llull University
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