Why your company?


"Atkins was the number one engineering consultancy in the UK when I applied, and well-renowned worldwide, therefore Atkins was in a good position to offer experiences and opportunities that smaller consultancies wouldn't be able to."
Graduate Civil Engineer, Glasgow
"The staff I met were friendly, young and had all been with the company a long time. The offices are nice, and there is the opportunity to do charity work and join a variety of sports teams."
Graduate Building Surveyor, London
"I applied to Atkins as I had wanted to be in the nuclear sector since I was 16 and I also wanted the flexibility of work that comes with being employed by a consultancy. Atkins is also well known for gender equality and as a woman this drew me in further. There are also international opportunities with Atkins as there are many offices around the world."
Graduate Chemical Engineer, Bristol
"Atkins has a diverse range of clients and experience opportunities, both nationally and internationally."
Graduate Civil Engineer, Epsom
"The projects that Atkins have been involved with and the multidisciplinary approach to work were reasons why I applied here."
Graduate Structural Engineer,
"Atkins is great at providing training, so I am studying for an MSc alongside work - and internally they provide training sessions for me to complete my APC."
Graduate Project Manager, Tunbridge Wells
"I had heard about the excellent graduate scheme and I was interested in the projects that the company were involved with."
Graduate Geotechnical Engineer, Glasgow
"Atkins was listed as a top company to work at, suggesting staff are happy and company looks after them well as well as doing interesting engineering projects. I was keen to be with a larger company with more graduates of my own age and experience."
Graduate Civil Engineer, Epsom
"It is the largest engineering consultancy in the UK and therefore they have a very impressive reputation. Their training scheme is specifically tailored to help graduates achieve professional chartership."
Graduate Civil Engineer, London
"The feel I got from the working environment and the location of offices were reasons why I applied here."
Graduate Engineer, Derby


"The fact that the company is a reputable, international consultancy with vast opportunities for a varied workload on high-profile projects, and the drive for staff members to progress throughout their careers, are reasons I chose them."
Graduate, Birmingham
"I had had a summer placement the previous summer, and so I knew the company was a good one to work for. The website is well set-up to advertise the high-profile projects Atkins works on, which was a big attraction to me."
Graduate, Epsom
"I was attracted to the ethical nature of the company, the location, and the interesting work."
Graduate, Warrington
"I was attracted to their international reach, location, ranked as a good graduate employer, diverse range of engineering departments, possibility to work in a foreign country."
Graduate, Bristol
"Atkins has a good reputation for working with graduates, and providing a stable corporate environment in which you can build a career."
Graduate, Aberdeen
"Atkins have an excellent graduate development programme."
Graduate, Leeds
"Atkins have a great work/life balance, great diversity of projects, great location, good starting salary, etc"
Graduate, Edinburgh
"I was attracted to Atkins' strong reputation as a graduate employer, and the opportunity to work on large-scale projects."
Graduate, Warrington
"I was drawn to Atkins as they are a large multi-national company with a robust training scheme."
Midlevel, Leeds
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