The NSW Government has again been named a popular employer for graduates in the Australian Financial Review's Top 100 Graduate Employers.
Rising from a ranking of 12th in 2016, the NSW Government ranks fourth in this year’s list, behind Deloitte, PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) and IBM.
The NSW Government also won the Most Popular Government and Defence Employer in Australia at the Australian Financial Review Awards 2019. Transport for NSW was named a finalist for the award.
Graduates from any degree and discipline are encouraged to apply for the NSW Government Graduate Program within two years of completing their degree.
In February 2019, NSW Government welcomed over 180 new graduates. In total, around 500 graduates are currently employed by the NSW Government and are working to deliver better outcomes for the people in NSW.
For the 2016 cohort, 80 per cent of graduates remained in the public sector after completing the NSW Government Graduate Program.