Universum, the global leader in Employer Branding, surveyed 149,226 undergraduates studying in Engineering or IT disciplines in 12 countries with the highest GDP rates – Germany, France, UK, Italy, Russia, US, China, Japan, Brazil, India, Canada, and South Korea.
They gather insights from the students about the most desirable companies, and with whom they would like to work for.
Universum then created a list containing the ranking of the most desirable employers.
Scroll down to see the top 50:
Novartis is a Swiss multinational pharmaceutical company.
49. EY (Ernst & Young)
EY is a multinational professional services firm headquartered in London.
BP is a British multinational oil and gas company headquartered in London.
Huawei is a Chinese multinational networking and telecommunications equipment and services company headquartered in Shenzhen, Guangdong.
BASF is a German chemical company and the largest chemical producer in the world.
Heineken is a Dutch brewing company, founded in 1864.
Bosch is a German multinational engineering and electronics company headquartered in Gerlingen, near Stuttgart, Germany.
Unilever is a Dutch-British consumer goods company.
42. Hewlett Packard Enterprise (HPE)
Hewlett Packard Enterprise Company is an American multinational enterprise information technology company based in Palo Alto, California.
Accenture is a global management consulting and professional services company.
Nissan Motor Company Ltd, usually shortened to Nissan, is a Japanese multinational automobile manufacturer headquartered in Nishi-Ku, Yokohama.
PepsiCo, Inc. is an American multinational food, snack, and beverage corporation headquartered in New York.
Adidas AG is a German multinational corporation, headquartered in Herzogenaurach, Germany, that designs and manufactures shoes, clothing and accessories.
The 3M Company, formerly known as the Minnesota Mining and Manufacturing Company, is an American multinational conglomerate corporation.
36. The Boston Consulting Group (BCG)
The Boston Consulting Group is an American worldwide management consulting firm with 85 offices in 48 countries.
Deloitte is a UK-incorporated multinational professional services firm with operational headquarters in New York City.
Oracle Corporation is a multinational computer technology corporation, headquartered in Redwood Shores, California.
Lenovo, is a Chinese multinational computer manufacturing company with headquarters in Beijing, China.
JPMorgan Chase & Co. is a U.S. multinational banking and financial services holding company headquartered in New York City.
31. Cisco Systems
Cisco is the worldwide leader in IT and networking. The firm develops, manufactures, and sells networking hardware, telecommunications equipment, and other high-technology services and products.
Pfizer Inc. is an American pharmaceutical corporation headquartered in New York City.
IKEA is a multinational group, headquartered in the Netherlands, that designs and sells ready-to-assemble furniture, kitchen appliances and home accessories.
28. Electronic Arts
Electronic Arts is a leading publisher of games on Console, PC and Mobile.
27. Goldman Sachs
Nestlé is a Swiss food and drink company headquartered in Switzerland.
ExxonMobil is the world’s largest publicly traded international oil and gas company.
Toyota Motor Corporation is a Japanese multinational automotive manufacturer headquartered in Japan.
23. The Coca-Cola Co.
The Coco-Cola Co is an American multinational beverage corporation, and manufacturer, retailer, and marketer of nonalcoholic beverage concentrates and syrups. The company is best known for its flagship product Coca-Cola.
Dell Inc. is a multinational computer technology company based in Round Rock, Texas.
21. Daimler AG
Daimler AG is a German multinational automotive corporation. Daimler AG is headquartered in Germany.
20. McKinsey & Company
McKinsey & Company is a worldwide management consulting firm.
Shell is a British–Dutch multinational oil and gas company headquartered in the Netherlands and incorporated in the United Kingdom.
18. Volkswagen Group
Volkswagen Group is a German multinational automotive manufacturing company headquartered in Germany.
Amazon.com, commonly known as Amazon, is an American electronic commerce and cloud computing company that was founded on July 5, 1994, by Jeff Bezos and is based in Seattle, Washington.
Facebook is an American for-profit corporation and an online social media and social networking service based in Menlo Park, California.
15. L’Oréal Group
L’Oréal is a French cosmetics company.
14. General Motors
General Motors Company, commonly known as GM, is an American multinational corporation headquartered in Detroit, Michigan, that designs, manufactures, markets, and distributes vehicles and vehicle parts, and sells financial services.
13. Procter & Gamble (P&G)
Procter & Gamble Co., also known as P&G, is an American consumer goods corporation headquartered in downtown Cincinnati, Ohio, United States of America, founded in 1837 by William Procter and James Gamble.
12. Ford Motor Company
The Ford Motor Company is an American multinational automaker headquartered in Michigan, a suburb of Detroit.
11. Johnson & Johnson
Johnson & Johnson is an American multinational medical devices, pharmaceutical and consumer packaged goods manufacturing company founded in 1886.
Samsung Group is a South Korean multinational conglomerate headquartered in Samsung Town, Seoul.
Sony Corporation is a Japanese multinational conglomerate corporation headquartered in Kōnan, Minato, Tokyo. Its diversified business includes consumer and professional electronics, gaming, entertainment, and financial services.
Siemens AG is a German conglomerate company headquartered in Berlin and Munich and the largest industrial manufacturing company in Europe.
Intel Corporation is an American multinational corporation and technology company headquartered in Santa Clara, California.
IBM is an American multinational technology company headquartered in Armonk, New York, United States, with operations in over 170 countries.
5. BMW Group
Bayerische Motoren Werke AG, usually known under its abbreviation BMW, is a German luxury vehicle, motorcycle, and engine manufacturing company founded in 1916.
General Electric is an American multinational conglomerate corporation incorporated in New York and headquartered in Boston, Massachusetts.
Apple Inc. is an American multinational technology company headquartered in Cupertino, California that designs, develops, and sells consumer electronics, computer software, and online services.
Microsoft Corporation is an American multinational technology company headquartered in Redmond, Washington. It develops, manufactures, licenses, supports and sells computer software, consumer electronics, personal computers, and services.
Google is an American multinational technology company specializied in Internet-related services and products. These include online advertising technologies, search, cloud computing, software, and hardware.