Make your future move with us

Kick-start your career with our Volvo Cars Global Graduate Programme. You’ll benefit from hands-on experience as you’re fast-tracked through the heart of our business.

Meet our Graduates and read about their experience at Volvo Cars.

Elin Franzén

Vincent Tollesson

Andrés Contreras

Nikolaos Tsavalos

Anupama Dhareshwar

Maike Nienaber

Positions are available in Sweden, China and USA. Applications are open from November 1-28.

Meet Jyosheel

“Working in e-commerce during a pandemic year has given me the same adrenaline and excitement as when I’m out on an adventure – you gotta love that feeling!”

Jyosheel Sekhon – offer development team, global online business

Did you know?


graduates have completed our global programme since 2010.


are still within our company, more than half are in leadership positions.


graduates would recommend the Global Graduate Programme to a friend.

What do you need? A humble, curious, self-reflective mindset that’s open to change.



A Master’s degree, completed by the time our next Global Graduates Programme starts. Fluent English is also necessary.


Maximum one year full-time work experience between the completion of your Master’s degree and the start of our programme.

FAQs about our Global Graduate Programme

The job ad describes where the different positions are home-based. If you need to move from a different country, we’ll support with a relocation package.

The number of Global Graduates varies each year based on the demand of the business. The 2021 programme accepted approximately 50 graduates globally.

24 months.

The GGP is open to applicants worldwide, who fit the graduate profile. You can apply regardless of your citizenship. A potential offer however would always be pending on the approval of the local residence- and work permit.

Our Global Graduates have permanent full-time employment within Volvo Cars from day one.

The Graduates within the programme receive a salary according to the standard market rate.

Since you get permanent employment during the programme, all functions aim to offer interesting and challenging roles to graduates upon graduation, providing you have performed well during the Global Graduate Programme.

No, but it is not a disadvantage if you’re already familiar with the company.

Yes, you can. More information on this is available in the job application.

Our recruitment process

Here’s a guide to help get you started on searching for Graduate opportunities at Volvo Cars.


Open from November 1. Apply with your CV and cover letter.

Which assessments you participate in depends on the competence area you apply for.

In early January some applicants are asked for a video interview with pre-recorded questions.

In late January we follow up with additional interviews if required.

We notify all successful candidates in late February or early March.

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