Jobs Trends & Demand for Business School in China & Hong Kong 2012 (GMAC Data-To-Go)

This summary report highlights 2012 hiring outcomes for MBA and graduate management degree holders in mainland China and Hong Kong SAR, as well as graduate management education (GME) demand trends within the country and Asia-Pacific region.


Findings in this Data-To-Go are derived from several sources of information, including:

  • Survey responses on hiring trends from 36 employers in China who participated in the GMAC 2012 Corporate Recruiters Survey.
  • Survey responses from 131 graduates of business schools in China who participated in the GMAC 2012 Global Management Education Graduate Survey, a student exit survey.
  • Survey responses from 2,189 residents of China and Hong Kong who participated in the GMAC 2012 Prospective Students Survey.
  • A total of 46,736 GMAT examinees residing in China (44,464) and Hong Kong (2,272) in Testing Year 2012. In addition, as study destinations, a combined 16,515 score reports were sent to schools in China (3,498) and Hong Kong (13,017) by all examinees worldwide in TY2012.