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Students and graduates

Fresh challenges, thinking and opportunities: you’ll find them all at bp. And with specialist training and mentorship schemes, you’ll have all the support you need to grow, progress, and find the role you’ve been waiting for

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Use our candidate matching tool to see what position is right for you

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Please note that vacancies are filled on an ongoing basis after opening and we may close applications before the stated deadline. Therefore, we highly recommend you submit your application as early as possible in order to be considered for the opportunity of your choice.


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If you are looking for a best-in-class graduate programme, bp offers opportunities in a wide range of disciplines that will help you develop your future career path.


Many of our programmes are specific to your location but we also offer global career areas for you to explore.

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University students

If you still are at university and want to explore your options for a future career, bp provides programmes and insight events for first, second and third years where you can experience working life in an integrated energy company.


Opportunities vary based on your location but we also offer students and interns global career areas in a variety of disciplines.

School leavers

Join a global organization to travel the world as a shipping cadet, learn a trade as an apprentice or become a specialist as a trainee technician.


From visionaries who chart our course to the dedicated individuals who bring our plans to life, bp is an exhilarating environment for all.


Hear from our graduates and interns about what it's like to work at BP

Our stories

  • Tallow Chandlers 2023 award winners
    Tallow Chandlers 2023 award winners
    These Tallow Chandlers awards recognize individuals for their amazing contributions to bp and to the communities in which they live. The winners are also chosen for their delivery of successful technical innovations that have contributed to the advancement of the industry
  • Tolu Falade Black History Month Q&A
    Tolu Falade Black History Month Q&A
    At bp, there is the right culture for open and honest conversation about race to take place
  • Our stories: Kerry Griffith
    Our stories: Kerry Griffith
    bp recently sponsored UK Black Business Week – an event that celebrates excellence, innovation and empowerment within the black community. We caught up with Kerry Griffith, diversity, equity and inclusion (DE&I) consultant, people & culture, to find out more about the week and why our involvement is so important
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