Graduate School of Mathematics, Nagoya University
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Update: 2012/09/24

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Career Opportunities for Master’s Students

An increasing number of students who completed their Master’s degree go on to pursue a Ph. D degree. Demand in the industry for students with a Master’s degree is very strong, not only in the financial and IT sector, but also in the manufacturing sector. Nagoya University is located in the Tokai area, which is the strong hold of manufacturing in Japan. One attractive career path in the financial sector is to become an actuary, and there is an active alumni community of actuaries.

Date of Completion March 2008 March 2009 March 2010 March 2011 March 2012
(num.)(pct.) (num.)(pct.) (num.)(pct.) (num.)(pct.) (num.)(pct.)
Regular Company or
Organization
3071% 2150% 2050% 1731% 2244%
Instructor 410% 614% 3 8% 713% 1122%
Civil Service 0 0% 0 0% 1 3% 1 2% 3 6%
Graduate Schools 410% 1024% 717% 1833% 714%
Research Students 0 0% 0 0% 0 0% 2 3% 1 2%
Other 410% 512% 922% 1018% 612%
Total 42 42 40 55 50