Graduating students

The employment opportunities for Metropolia's experts are excellent, many of them find a work place already during work placement or thesis work.

The careers of graduates both on private and public sector include e.g. research, design, production, sales and marketing. Metropolia graduates work also as self-employed entrepreneurs.

Dates

The majority of Metropolia's students graduate in May, but during academic year there is one graduation day available every month.  Job offers for graduates can therefore be sent all year round.

See the information by field of study below.

Graduates from the field of Culture

The Bachelor's degree in the field of culture gives an opportunity to specialize in a number of careers - below there are listed some examples on graduates' job descriptions.

Examples of graduate jobs

Conservation

  • Object Conservator
  • Conservator
  • Museum Curator
  • Paintings Conservator
  • Researcher

Design

  • Fashion Journalist
  • Interior Designer
  • Purchaser
  • Stylist
  • Industrial Product Designer
  • Production Assistant
  • Product Designer

Fashion and Clothing

  • Pattern Coordinator
  • Pattern Maker
  • Purchaser
  • Purchasing Assistant
  • Collection Design Assistant
  • Product Manager
  • Production Secretary

Film and Television

  • Camera Assistant
  • Cameraman
  • Dramaturge
  • Editor (TV, radio)
  • Entrepreneur
  • Film Editor, image post production
  • Freelancer
  • Media Editor
  • Production Coordinator
  • Production Manager
  • Script Supervisor
  • Scriptwriter
  • Sound Controller
  • Sound Designer
  • Sound Recordist

Media

  • 3D Designer
  • AD Assistant
  • Animator
  • Art Director
  • Graphical Designer
  • Illustrator
  • Games Designer

Metropolia Business School graduates

Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA) degree gives students the opportunity to complete their Master's degree in universities around the EU. BBA graduate from Metropolia has at lease 5 months worth of work experience in the field of economics and business administration.

The double degree students get a BBA degree from Metropolia and another degree from the partner university. European Business Administration students get a BBA degree from INHOLLAND University in the Netherlands or a Bachelor of Arts (BA with Hons) from University of Wolverhampton in UK. European Management students get a BA (with Hons) degree from the Lincoln University in UK.

Master's degree programme takes two to four years to complete. When students began their Master's programme they already have at least three years of experience in the field of studies. The degree is called Master of Business Administration (MBA).

Examples of jobs titles

In the list below there are examples of the job titles of Metropolia graduates with the degree title of Bachelor of Business Administration.

International Business

  • Export / Import Assistant
  • Export Manager
  • EU Advisor
  • Office Manager
  • Sales Director

Marketing and Logistics

  • Marketing Assistant
  • Media Planner
  • Purchase Manager
  • Research Assistant
  • Marketing Director
  • Customer Relations Advisor
  • Product Group Manager

Accounting and Finance

  • Business Controller
  • Financial Planner
  • Investment Advisor
  • Financial Manager
  • Accountant
  • Financial Specialist
  • Tax Specialist

European Business Administration and European Management

  • Business Developer
  • Consultant
  • Currency Dealer
  • Key Account Manager
  • Operations Coordinator
  • Project Manager
  • Sales Manager
  • Stock Broker
  • Treasury Analyst

International Business and Logistics

  • Purchasing Assistant
  • Buyer
  • Import / Export Assistant

Graduates from Health Care and Social Services

The Bachelor's degree in the field of Health Care and Social Services gives an opportunity to specialize in number of careers - below there is listed some examples on graduates job descriptions.

Examples of graduate jobs

Prosthetics and Orthotics

  • Prosthetist-Orthotist

Biomedical Laboratory Science

  • Laboratory Technologist

Emergency Care

  • Paramedic

Physiotherapy

  • Physiotherapist

Dental Technology

  • Dental Technologist

Nursing

  • Registered Midwife
  • Registered Nurse
  • Registered Public Health Nurse

Podiatry

  • Podiatrist

Nursing

  • Registered Nurse

Optometry

  • Optometrist

Osteopathy

  • Osteopath

Radiography and Radiotherapy

  • Radiographer

Social Services

  • Social Worker

Oral Hygiene

  • Suuhygienisti

Occupational Therapy

  • Occupational Therapist

Geriatric Care

  • Geriatric Nurse

Graduates from Technology

The Bachelor's degree in the field of technology and transport gives opportunity to orientate to various directions - below there are some examples on graduates job descriptions listed.

Examples on job descriptions

Automation Technology

  • Automation designer
  • Development engineer
  • Process designer
  • Product manager
  • Production engineer
  • Service engineer

Bio and Food Technology

  • Product development
  • Production manager
  • Production planner
  • Quality manager
  • Research engineer
  • Sanitary inspector

Building Services Engineering

  • Building automation manager
  • Electrical wiring designer
  • HVAC designer
  • Offer calculation engineer
  • Product manager
  • Real estate manager

Chemical Engineering

  • Development engineer
  • Laboratory engineer
  • Process planner
  • Production engineer
  • Quality control analyst
  • Security engineer

Electronics Engineering

  • Circuit board designer
  • Process engineer
  • Product specialist
  • Service engineer
  • System engineer
  • Testing designer

Industrial Management and Engineering

  • Connections manager
  • Logistics planner
  • Production planner
  • Stock planner
  • System specialist

Information and Communication Technology

  • HW/SW engineer
  • Network security specialist
  • Product manager
  • R & D engineer
  • System analyst
  • Technical support consultant
  • Network engineer
  • Research engineer
  • Responsible system engineer
  • SW/HW designer
  • Application specialist
  • Software designer
  • Technical producer
  • Webmaster
  • Www designer
  • Interface developer
  • Operating engineer
  • Planning engineer
  • Product specialist
  • Production planner

Land Surveying Technology

  • Application developer
  • Engineer appointed to oversee proceedings
  • Geodetical calculator
  • Surveying engineer
  • Technical support (satellite positioning system)

Materials Technology and Surface Engineering

  • Development engineer
  • Quality coordinator
  • Sales engineer
  • Site manager
  • Surface treatment engineer
  • Technical adviser