Frequently Asked Questions

Yes, but we would encourage candidates to focus their efforts on the role that interests them the most. We’ll consider you for any other suitable roles that are within the same or related disciplines.

Babcock is committed to ensuring that each graduate is mentored, trained and incentivised to use their talent to the full. Where Chartered (or equivalent) status is appropriate to a graduate’s role and career path, Babcock provides assistance and support in gaining the required qualification.

No. Graduates will start employment some time between July and October 2021, dependent upon location. Some locations have multiple start dates to ensure that group sizes remain manageable. If you’d prefer to be considered for the following year’s intake, applications will open in autumn 2021. You can register your interest to be the first to hear when our applications open.

This varies from sector to sector, but we believe in the value of induction; this is an important element in making sure people get off to the best possible start with us.

Individuals are assigned a buddy and/or a mentor.

Yes. We take a number of graduates from Mathematics, Physics and other scientific disciplines.

Due to the volume of applications we receive, we can only provide feedback on an individual basis if you’re invited to an Assessment Centre.

To avoid disappointment, we recommend you apply sooner rather than later. We work on first come first served basis – submit your application early so you don’t miss out!

Relocation assistance may be paid where appropriate and agreed. We also offer information and guidance on local accommodation.

At the present time we are unable to offers visa sponsorship for our graduate programmes.

You will be required to go through D&A testing and some of our business units may require you to satisfy MoD security clearance.

What’s it like to work here?

Meet Stephen

Now a Head of Finance in Aviation, former graduate Stephen tells us about creating financial models that support our decision-making across Europe.