The situation of law graduates' year 2018 in the labor market

Marek Rocki, Aleksander Werner


Data in Polish graduate tracking system (ELA) allow to analyze how alumni are prepared to fulfill the employment market needs. The data range among other, lets to point differences between types of studies, especially between university offering the same faculty. In the article situation in reference to the graduates of law faculty of 2018 in a year after graduation is described. The results presented show that alumni of who started to work already during studying are performing better: they find a job faster, they get higher salaries.

In the whole group of law alumni which was analyzed 28,37% experienced unemployment, however in the group who was working already during studying it was less (14,57%). In case of non-stationary studies unemployed rate is lower and it was 17,56% (group with work experience from university studying time 16,61%).

Keywords: law education, economic situation of the university graduates, unemployment, salaries in law sector, job searching time



Marek Rocki

Aleksander Werner

About the article


The article is in the printed version on pages 4-15.

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How to cite

Rocki, M. i Werner, A. (2021). Absolwenci prawa rocznika 2018 na rynku pracy. e-mentor, 4(91), 4-15.