Employers in the Defence Sector

The defence sector, as well as national defence and security, plays a critical and strategic role in the industrial, technological and manufacturing base.

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AWE

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3 Graduate opportunities

Typically recruits

All STEM disciplines

Babcock

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19 Graduate opportunities

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All STEM disciplines

BAE Systems

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35 Placements / Internships
21 Graduate opportunities

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All STEM disciplines

Defence Equipment and Support Hub

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1 Graduate opportunity

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Dstl

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4 Graduate opportunities

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Eaton

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6 Placements / Internships
1 Graduate opportunity

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General Dynamics UK

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12 Graduate opportunities

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Keysight Technologies

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3 Graduate opportunities

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Leonardo

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3 Graduate opportunities

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MBDA

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34 Placements / Internships
27 Graduate opportunities

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All STEM disciplines

1 Graduate opportunity

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Aerospace, Chemical/Process, Computing/Technology, Electronic & Electrical, Materials & Minerals, Mechanical/Manufacturing, Sciences/Maths

4 Graduate opportunities

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All STEM disciplines

nucleargraduates

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16 Graduate opportunities

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All STEM disciplines

Raytheon

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14 Graduate opportunities

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All STEM disciplines

3 Placements / Internships
6 Graduate opportunities

Typically recruits

Computing/Technology, Electronic & Electrical, Sciences/Maths

2 Graduate opportunities

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Aerospace, Civil/Building, Computing/Technology, Electronic & Electrical, Materials & Minerals, Mechanical/Manufacturing, Sciences/Maths

6 Graduate opportunities

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All STEM disciplines

Royal Navy

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6 Graduate opportunities

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All STEM disciplines

4 Graduate opportunities

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All STEM disciplines

Ultra Electronics

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1 Graduate opportunity

Typically recruits

All STEM disciplines

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Airbus

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All STEM disciplines

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Chemical/Process, Computing/Technology, Electronic & Electrical, Materials & Minerals, Mechanical/Manufacturing, Sciences/Maths

GE UK

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Intake currently closed

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Jacobs

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Intake currently closed

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The Manufacturing Technology Centre

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QinetiQ

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Rolls-Royce

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Thales

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Intake currently closed

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All STEM disciplines