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Intern and co-op programs

We offer paid 12-week summer internships and 16-week spring and fall co-ops

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To find a suitable role, use our candidate matching tool below. Here you’ll find the position that’s right for you and be given the opportunity to apply.


Please note: You can apply to 1 bp early careers opportunity globally per academic year. If you make multiple applications within the same academic year, then we will only process the first application you make, and you’ll be withdrawn from any subsequent applications.

Internship programs

Our internship programs are a chance to start learning and growing with us as you work on some of the most exciting and technically-challenging projects our industry has to offer.  


In engineering, you could work on projects to develop pipelines and help create innovations that harness alternative energy.


In science, you might be involved in exploring for new reserves or developing cleaner fuels. Or in business, you could gain broad exposure to a variety of functions – and crucial business decisions.

Rewards and benefits

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  • A highly competitive salary and allowances
  • Corporate housing available at all internship locations, paid for in full by bp.
  • Relocation assistance provided for students moving more than 50 miles for an internship position.
  • bp employee savings plan
  • Non-contributory bp retirement accumulation plan
  • Personal development and training
  • The chance to get involved in a wide-range of social activities.


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  • Specific requirements vary across business areas and disciplines
  • Strong academic background
  • Relevant bachelor's and/or master’s degree

Application process

View our application process so that you know what to expect at each step

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