The employment rate of polytechnic graduates hit a five-year high

14 Jan 2022

Article mentioned that fresh polytechnic graduates had better job prospects and salaries last year, according to the latest graduate employment survey conducted by the five polytechnics in Singapore. The median gross monthly salary among graduates in full-time permanent jobs grew from $2,400 in 2020 to $2,500 in 2021 and 58% of graduates landed full-time jobs. All polys mentioned that they have continued to support their graduates throughout the ongoing pandemic, by providing career guidance such as job matching and personalised coaching. Article also featured SP Diploma in Infocomm Security Management alumnus Daniel Tao, who explained that his course instructor shared his industry experience with him, helping him understand his interests and strengths. Daniel is a cybersecurity engineer who is also applying for Offensive Security Certified Professional certification to improve his competitiveness in the workplace.

[Lianhe Zaobao]