The annual survey reveals which companies German students find attractive as potential future employers.
34,607 students from 219 universities participated in the 2015 study, the results are ranked by fields of employment.
Facebook passing Porsche for the first time among the top 10 IT employers of choice in Germany is not the only surprise of the 2015 survey.
Another one: BMW Group has moved up the ranks. Will it push SAP, the homegrown German enterprise software giant, down from SAP's #5 position (which SAP also held in 2014) in 2016?
Audi, another automotive manufacturer, ranks 4th. Subsidiaries of American companies in Germany - Google, Microsoft and Apple - are camping out on positions 1 through 3.
Source: Universum Global
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