Career prospects

As Business Administration graduates from Nijmegen, specialised in social processes in organisations and mastering the full range of research methods, our graduates are uniquely positioned to analyse complex problems and design interventions to give content and shape to the social responsibility of organisations.

The GEM program prepares you for the function of a diversity professional in public and/or private organisations. Our graduates are likely to be tasked with the development and implementation of specialized gender and diversity policies and/or diversity and inclusion programs, or can be employed in more general talent management and/or organisational change jobs. Students are trained to become critical academic professionals, and are well positioned to enter national or international management trainee programs. Other jobs, such as policy advisor, program manager, consultant or recruiter are also possible. Students with an interest in academic research have the option to pursue a PhD.

After your studies

After graduation, you will be uniquely positioned to analyse complex problems and design interventions to give content to the social responsibility of organisations.

Possible occupations

  • Professional in gender and diversity policy
  • Talent manager
  • Human resource manager
  • Policy advisor
  • Programme manager

Labour market information

From the graduates of the Master’s programme in Business Administration:

  • 86% found a job within 6 months after graduation.
  • 66% found a job within their field.
  • The gross starting salary based on 39 hours a week is €3.000.

Source: Studiekeuze123 & Alumni Survey Radboud University 2022.

Radboud Career Service

You can always contact the Radboud Career Service or Career Service NSM. The Career Service offers students and young alumni guidance and support as they venture into the labour market. Career Service is available for career guidance, job application tips, or if you require information about internships and job vacancies.

Why stop learning after graduation?

Do you want to keep pace with the rapid progress in our current society after your studies? Then a post-master might be something for you. The Radboud Academy offers many opportunities for lifelong development.

Or do you want to learn to translate your academic skills into an actual job? Then you can participate in our Young Professional Programme after your master's (in Dutch).