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Undergraduate Opportunities

What are you driven by? Whether it’s numbers or strategy, marketing or technology, our Undergraduate placement will let you test your skills while working in real business roles on key projects and your knowledge and passion will add value to real-world situations. On this twelve-month placement, you’ll immerse yourself in one of our six very different brands or business functions and develop specialist expertise in your chosen area. At the same time, you’ll do important work, put forward ideas and participate in high-profile projects.

Programme Overview

One group. Six brands. Unlimited possibilities. This is what Volkswagen Group UK can offer you. Whether it's numbers or strategy, marketing or technology, the Volkswagen Group UK Undergraduate Placement is the perfect place to explore and develop your professional interests.

Throughout the 12-month placement, you’ll be given responsibility, training and direction, and immerse yourself in one of our six brands or business functions, developing expertise in your chosen area of interest, and receiving support along the way. And, at the end of the Placement, you’ll be in a great position to be considered for our Graduate Programme.

Working Here

You’ll be one of the team, your ideas will be listened to and you’ll be able to influence key business decisions, you might even find yourself designing and launching initiatives to be used across the Group.

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Personal Development

Over 12 months, your placement will challenge, inspire, and develop you, using a combination of structured learning and on-the-job experience. To make sure we give you the opportunities and exposure you need to grow, we will examine your application closely before aligning you to a business area that suits your skills and interests. We will then focus on giving you the support you need to succeed and get the most out of your twelve-month placement.


You will start on a £21,200 salary and get a new car every six months (full, clean driving licence required).

Other benefits include 27 days annual leave plus bank holidays, pension contribution and access to a Healthcare Cash Plan, among others. You can also enjoy activities that reflect your interests, from new car launches, attending product events, and supporting the community, there’s always something going on.