Graduate Development Scheme

This graduate opportunity is currently closed to applications

to be alerted when it reopens.

We have the technology

The UK requires modern, battle winning forces to defend its interests and to contribute to strengthening international peace and security.

These forces increasingly depend on scientific and technological advances to maintain their ability to operate effectively; this means the provision of technologies of tremendous speed, power and capacity to deliver a decisive operational edge.

We are: The Ministry of Defence, Defence Engineering and Science Group.

Organisation Description: Government Department. The DESG is the team of thousands of engineers and scientists within the MoD.

DESG offers you many benefits including:

  • One of the very best graduate development schemes for engineers and scientists available in the UK - fully accredited by IMechE, IET, ICE, RINA, RAeS, IoP and IMarEST.
  • Considerable investment in support of your personal professional development; along with a wide range  of exciting placement opportunities (including placements in industry).
  • An accelerated path to Chartered or incorporated status in your engineering or science profession; with the DESG it’s possible for you to achieve professional Chartership in just four years.
  • A truly rewarding career. MoD projects are fascinating, valuable, unique and sometimes highly classified.

Degree Disciplines required: A multitude of engineering disciplines, including: Electronic and Electrical Engineering and Naval Architecture, and many more.

This graduate opportunity is currently closed to applications

to be alerted when it reopen.

Opportunity Overview

  • Location:
  • Type: Graduate Programme

Disciplines accepted...

  • Aerospace
  • Computer & IT
  • Electrical
  • Electronics
  • Mechanical

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