The Digital Harvard: Stats Behind Hyper Island’s Success [Video]

The Digital Harvard: Stats Behind Hyper Island’s Success [Video]

The creative education institution boasts its results to lure applicants.

Plus Aziz
  • 27 april 2011

Rob Schwartz, Executive Creative Director at TBWA in LA, called Hyper Island the “digital Harvard.”

Stockholm’s Hyper Island is focused on the idea of “learning by doing”. Hyper Island’s programs boast some amazing results, many of which are showcased in the short video below.

Some highlights include:

  • Over 90% of students recommend Hyper Island to their friends.
  • The education is based on real industry needs, hence their programs are constantly evolving.
  • 98% of their students land a job within 6 months of graduating; 60% of students secure jobs as developers, art directors, project managers before graduating.
  • 1 out of 4 have 3 or more jobs to choose from.
  • 64% of employers say that former students contribute to a deeper understanding of the digital landscape; 1 in 4 employers claim that former students contribute to winning new clients.

Hyper Island

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