Unemployment Problem of Business Graduates

3 Pages Posted: 20 May 2019

Date Written: April 21, 2019


There are about 160.41 million people in Bangladesh. The median age of Bangladeshi population is 26. That means it is dominating by the young force. It is high time to take the advantage of this population dividend. But the matter of fact is that, there are about 3 million working age people unemployed; they are neither in education nor in job. Additional 2.2 million educated young forces are entering into job market every year. Another 10.6 million people are day labourer/doing odd jobs without any job security. It is not like that uneducated or lower educated people are unemployed. But we are getting many higher educated graduates are unemployed and fighting to manage a career opportunity. One hundred plus universities are producing millions of business graduates in Bangladesh every year. But how many of them are getting suitable placement in job market?

Keywords: Job placement, Business Graduates, Bangladeshi Job Market

JEL Classification: M21

Suggested Citation

Abdin, Md. Joynal, Unemployment Problem of Business Graduates (April 21, 2019). Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=3375607

Md. Joynal Abdin (Contact Author)

DCCI Business Institute (DBI) ( email )

DCCI Building (11th Floor), 65-66 Motijheel C/A
Dhaka, 1000

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