Propel your career with our industry-leading structured learning programme for graduates. You'll have the opportunity to get involved from day one and collaborate with others to make an impact on the energy challenges facing the world.
Students and graduates
Explore the wide range of opportunities that Shell has to offer top students and graduates, whether you're interested in working in a technical discipline, within commercial business, or for one of our corporate functions.
Inside students and graduates
Discover what Shell has to offer by taking part in an Assessed Internship. You'll get real team mates and an authentic experience which will help you make your next career decision.
Are you ready to discover a career journey with Shell? Explore our degree matcher for all opportunities.
Shell Ideas360 is a global innovation competition for students that asks the best minds to generate ideas for tackling global energy, water and food challenges.
Discover the benefits of working at Shell, from our outstanding training programmes to the multiple opportunities to network and collaborate.
Here are a few handy tips to help you present yourself in the best possible way.
Shell Graduate Programme interactive guide
Discover more about the Shell Graduate Programme, including tips for success, in our interactive guide.
Making a difference from day one
Discover the tasks Prashanthini has been involved in since starting on the Shell Graduate Programme as a Subsea Controls Engineer
A team member from day one
Priya’s hands on site experience enabled her to gain insight in the industry and further develop her knowledge of chemical engineering.
Help & FAQs
Will I work outside my home country?
In most cases your first assignment will be in your home country. However, because we are a global company, the job you are matched with may mean relocating abroad. In Europe, for example, your application will be considered both for opportunities in the country you are studying/living in and across the region. You are welcome to note your location preferences on your application. One of the exciting dynamics of working for Shell is the possibility of a future posting outside your home country.
Which countries have graduate opportunities?
We have graduate employment opportunities in most of the countries where we operate. In some countries where we have a higher operating presence we are able to offer more opportunities – for example the Netherlands, United Kingdom, Germany, United States, China, Malaysia, Qatar and Nigeria.
What types of job are available?
We offer graduate opportunities in many different technical and commercial fields. Use our Degree Matcher - opens on Shell.com to learn what opportunities may be available to you at Shell based on your field of studies.
Family tradition played a role in Maria Noriega’s decision to pursue a career in engineering
Irene's internship gave her exposure to the industry, and changed her career path in a way she didn't anticipate.
Mechanical Integrity engineer Mohammed Al Athaba works in Qatar on Pearl GTL