Portugal Open For Business: Portugal has the 2nd highest rate in engineering graduates in Europe
According to Eurostat, Portugal has the 2nd highest rate of engineering graduates in Europe in 2019. Engineering represented over 21% of graduates, while health represented 14%, followed by arts and humanities and natural sciences, maths, statistics (11%), and education (9%).
There was a relatively low share of engineering, manufacturing and construction graduates in Luxembourg, the Netherlands, Malta and the United Kingdom (all below 10%) compared with the relatively high shares recorded in Austria (20%), Portugal (21%) and Germany (22%).
Eurostat also highlights the fact that more than one-third of tertiary students were studying for master's degrees in Portugal.
Portugal is open for engineering business.