MBA Career impact

Achieve your post-MBA ambitions

Secure maximum return on your MBA investment combining your academic curriculum with the impactful careers programme.

At Cambridge Judge, we understand that no 2 paths are ever the same, so you’ll enjoy a personalised and targeted approach to your career development.   

With the dedicated support of the Cambridge Judge Business School Careers team, our targeted programme of careers guidance will see you: 

  • develop new knowledge and skills 
  • benefit from 1-2-1 career advisory 
  • build the confidence and tools to successfully manage your career journey, during your MBA and far into your working future. 

MBA career outcomes

You’ll find some of the most sought-after recruiters hiring Cambridge MBA talent:

  • Boston Consulting Group
  • McKinsey & Company
  • ArcelorMittal
  • Kearney

MBA employment report

Career headlines from our most recent employment report: 

  • 82% of graduates were employed within 3 months of graduating 
  • 97% of graduates switched either country, function or industry – and 43% achieved all 3
  • Average post-MBA salary was £73,985 

View the employment report

Smiling MBA student at Cambridge.

Employed within 3 months

Percentage of graduates employed within 3 months of graduating.

Your career journey

Cambridge Judge Business School Careers will work with you from before you even start your MBA, from initial self-reflection and planning to negotiating that first exciting offer and beyond. Your Cambridge MBA will open career opportunities for you – we’re here to help you navigate and optimise them. 

We’ll help you to:

  1. understand yourself and explore your career goals
  2. search effectively for jobs and develop life-long career planning skills
  3. achieve success in your job applications and communicate at interview with impact and confidence
  4. build and sustain your personal and professional networks
  5. develop your own unique careers skillset to draw on throughout your working life.  

Cambridge Judge Business School Careers provides:

MBA students at Orientation.

Knowledge and skills

  • Consolidate career planning.
  • Gain sector insights.
  • Focus on applications and interviews.
  • Succeed in negotiations.
Mba female smiling.

Individual advisory

  • Enjoy 1-2-1 advisory.
  • Explore specific areas of interest.
  • Overcome obstacles to achieving your individual goals.
Group of four MBA students outside talking.

Relationship management

  • Leverage your peers and clubs.
  • Connect with Cambridge alumni.
  • Build meaningful connections with recruiters and decision-makers.

Recruitment events

  • Recruiters hold our MBA graduates in the highest regard.
  • We’re pleased to welcome some of the world’s most influential and sought-after organisations to campus.

Learn more about MBA career development at Cambridge Judge Business School

MBA alumni profiles

Hear about experiences from our MBA students and alumni.

Hear from our alumni


Use the strength of the Cambridge community to forge powerful networks key to successful career management. During your MBA, you can engage with:

Your classmates

A talented, diverse and international cohort brining experiences from across the business sectors.


International alumni of Cambridge Judge and the University of Cambridge.

Global recruiters

Global recruiters through projects, Cambridge Judge Careers activities, faculty and curriculum choices.

Colleges and SIGs

Your university college network and any activities/groups you may join.

MBA career stories

We spoke to Cambridge Judge alumna Aarohi Dalal (MBA 2022), now Regulatory and Analytics Manager at VARO Energy, to find out how the MBA helped her switch industries, sectors and countries – and we hear her top tips for those interested in a career in sustainability.

As we publish the Cambridge MBA employment report 2024, we explore the career outcomes for some of our most recent graduates.

The recently released Cambridge MBA Employment Report 2024 celebrates how our graduates can adapt to change and pivot in a challenging employment landscape, seeking new sectors and new roles, in new countries, taking their MBA skills across the globe and driving their career forward.

Alumni network

Join a global community to be proud of. Cambridge alumni are active, engaged and supportive of the Business School and each other. Stay connected through the Cambridge Judge Business School alumni network, or explore one of our 418 alumni groups. Riyadh. Geneva. Shanghai. Delhi. Wherever you end up, you’ll belong to one of the world’s most exclusive clubs.

Our alumni network