Students

Students: you make a difference at Volvo Cars

Volvo Cars: a smart workplace for people with a purpose

We are a successful company in transformation. Bring your ideas, energy and imagination onboard and let’s face the challenges of a connected generation - together. When you join Volvo Cars as a student, we place you at the heart of a vibrant team where you are expected to contribute from day one.

Thesis work

Prepare for your future career collaborating with us on your thesis. Immerse yourself in a topic that interests you in Volvo Cars. Opportunities for enthusiastic students to work and learn with us arise throughout the year, and are advertised on our Search For a Job page most frequently between October to December.
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Engineering internships

The VESC Programme

Engineering students are crucial to Volvo Cars’ future. Our Engineering departments are open for summer jobs and thesis work to students through the Volvo Engineering Student Concept (VESC). 

Manufacturing Engineering offers summer jobs to students with a Bachelor degree that are aiming for Master studies. We provide two years of summer job, an individual mentor during the period and support during thesis work.

Research and Development offers summer jobs to students between the first and second year of Master’s studies. We provide individual mentorship during the autumn and support during thesis work.

The Volvo Engineering Student Concept places you at the heart of Volvo Cars’ drive for innovation. Check our Search For a Job page for opportunities.

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Inspiring a new generation of female engineers

At Volvo Cars we are proud partners in the Pepp-programme – a pioneering one-year mentorship scheme that helps female students get their careers off to a flying start. The programme starts in January and is open to both university and high school students.

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Inspiring a new generation of female engineers
Volvo experience programme

Internships for young people: the Experience Programme

The Volvo Experience Programme gives young people who are currently unemployed the chance to gain vital insight and work experience as part of a seven-month internship. It is a collaboration between Volvo Cars and the Swedish Employment Office, Arbetsförmedlingen.

School cooperations in Sweden

Volvo Cars’ Swedish high schools, Volvogymnasiet in Skövde and Göteborgs Tekniska College in Gothenburg, are centres of excellence for technical education. We also work with Sweden’s leading universities, from the Chalmers University of Technology to the University of Gothenburg School of Business, Economics and Law.