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Our Programmes

There are opportunities to make your mark in teams across our business. Our Graduate Programmes offer the opportunity to work on projects that sit at the very heart of our business. Projects that come with genuine decision-making responsibility.

Our Internships and 11-month Business Placement are aligned to our Graduate Programmes. They are a great stepping stone to a career with us after your studies are completed.

Following a Placement, you could even earn some extra cash in your final year by becoming a Campus Ambassador and promoting British Airways to your peers.

Get to Know Us

We would love to chat with you. Sign up to our dedicated student / graduate website, Speedbird-Z to chat online with our colleagues.

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Why British Airways?

We have many benefits for graduates and placement students at British Airways, here are a handful to showcase the diversity of our graduate community:

  • Part of the British Airways graduate network and community, with the opportunity to engage with graduates from all schemes in the business and learn from former graduates
  • Involvement in our bold sustainability vision, volunteering an active role to champion specific community groups including LGBTQ+ 'Flying Proud' and ethnic minority network 'BeMe'
  • Involvement in Community Investment programmes, taking part in fundraising challenges for partnership charities, supporting causes close to your heart
  • Volunteering in schools and colleges sharing personal experiences to inspire, motivate and mentor students and support their potential to gain employment in the industry we love
  • Campus Ambassador role for our placement students, enabling you to continue your British Airways employment after your placement and once you return to university to complete your degree
  • Access to heavily discounted flights to globe trot, and a generous annual leave entitlement to turn your bucket list into reality

Adjustments and Special Requirements

We are committed to being a fair and inclusive employer. We take care to follow best practice and train all our assessors to a high standard. We know that sometimes people need adjustments or have special requirements during the recruitment and assessment process. If this applies to you, please let us know by indicating it on your application form when prompted, or by emailing (quoting 'Assessment Adjustment' within the email subject header) as soon as possible. We will help wherever we can.

As members of the UK government’s Disability Confident Scheme, we are positive about employing, retaining and developing disabled people. If you apply through the Disability Confident Scheme and meet the essential criteria for the role you’ve applied for, we’ll put you through to the next stage of the recruitment process (for example, an online test). If you wish to apply through the scheme, please email (quoting ‘Disability Confident’ and the role you're applying for within the subject header) as soon as possible.

Application Journey

Your application journey will differ slightly depending on the role you have applied for.

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