Get the inside buzz from interns at CGI

6.2 / 10 Overall Satisfaction
(based on 6 ratings in 2016)
"A mix of business and technical responsibilities."
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  • There are a lot of training options on offer.
  • A wide range of sport and social activities are provided to help employees socialise.
  • Interns are given the same level of responsibility as other employees.


  • Remuneration on offer is reasonable but may not go very far in high-cost areas.
  • Interns do not have as much say in where they are assigned as they would like.
  • The company is so large that it can be difficult to see the impact your work will have.

What insiders say about...

"The first stage is an online aptitude test. It involves some logical, mathematical..."

"Good sense of culture, regular activities to bond employees and create a friendly..."

"I work 37.5 hours per week. You must definitely work the core hours of 10:00am-4:00pm,..."

"The sports and social club, I've been on a majority of events at a discounted price/for..."

"A standard application form was required first, before moving onto a reasonably challenging..."

"There was a group task and an individual interview with generic questions. As part..."

"I am a test engineer alongside my coworkers. I am an equal, and after learning and..."

"CGI offers many opportunities for me to grow and improve."

"Within CGI, they have a bench system, and I was on the bench for four weeks, which..."

"Challenging, insightful and interesting."

"A chance to work in defence with a well respected company."

"I didn't receive formal training for VBA programming (which are the languages I use..."

"Let people have a say in where they are assigned. I would have asked to be put within..."

"I feel the pay is a bit low, especially for areas like Reading, Leatherhead and Birmingham...."

"I think the buddy system (a grad being a buddy for an industrial placement student)..."

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