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S. Korea Has Larger Classes, Lower Employment Rates Among College Graduates than OECD Averages

S. Korea Has Larger Classes, Lower Employment Rates Among College Graduates than OECD Averages

SEOUL, Sept. 17 (Korea Bizwire) — South Korea has larger class sizes and lower employment rates among the highly educated than Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) averages, the education ministry said Friday. According to the latest edition of the OECD’s “Education at a Glance,” released by the Ministry of Education, elementary and middle [...]

Employment Rate of College Graduates Falls to Six-year Low of 66.2 pct in 2017: Report

Employment Rate of College Graduates Falls to Six-year Low of 66.2 pct in 2017: Report

SEOUL, Dec. 27 (Korea Bizwire) — The employment rate of graduates of domestic colleges and graduate schools fell to 66.2 percent in 2017, a report by the Ministry of Education and the Korean Educational Development Institute said Thursday. Last year’s employment rate of the highly educated graduates was the lowest since the ministry and the [...]