Internship Programmes

Learn brand new skills. Discover your true potential. And open the door to a successful graduate career. An internship with Rolls-Royce can give you a wealth of challenges and opportunities that you can transform into incredible achievements. Not least because we deliver engineering excellence to customers in over 150 countries, across diverse sectors spanning civil and defence aerospace, marine and nuclear.

Our internship programmes span a wide range of areas including Engineering, Manufacturing Engineering, Project Management, Purchasing, and Supply Chain Management.

All of our internship programmes give you the chance to gain practical experience on real projects with real outcomes. It means you can expect to make a tangible impact on our success. It’s a fantastic opportunity to not only enhance your academic studies, but also to pave the way for a career in your chosen specialism. Do well, and your internship could lead to place on one of our graduate programmes.

Our internships last between six and 12 months. You could be based at any of our UK sites but wherever you’re based, you’ll have the opportunity to work with and learn from real experts.

What you’ll need

To join us on one of our internships, you should be on course for a 2:1 degree (or equivalent) in a relevant subject. For engineering programmes, you should be studying towards (or committed to converting to) Master’s level. Confident and full of enthusiasm, you’ll be happy to share your ideas about how we can do things even better. We’re looking for people who’ve developed great communication skills through well-rounded experiences – at university, socially and through any work situations. Flexibility is important too, especially in terms of your working location. Meanwhile, your ambition and drive will mean you’re excited about the fact that this internship could lead to a place on our graduate programme.

What you’ll get

  • £17,850 pa (pro rata)
  • Bonus schemes
  • Financial assistance for additional study
  • A competitive pension
  • Leisure facilities and numerous sports societies

Who we are

Our high-performance, integrated power solutions are at the cutting edge of technology. From powering huge commercial vessels to nuclear submarines, supersonic fighter jets to highly efficient passenger planes, or rail locomotives to luxury yachts, we go above and beyond to create better. And it’s all thanks to our people. Whether they work in engineering or finance, manufacturing or project management, our 50,000-strong team work together to deliver excellence in the air, on land and at sea – to customers in 150 nations around the world.

Create │ Better

Trusted to deliver excellence.

We recruit, select and develop our people on merit, irrespective of their race, colour, religion, gender, age, sexual orientation, marital status, disability or any other characteristic.

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