Mechanical engineering careers guide

Find a graduate scheme

If you're a graduate mechanical engineer in the UK looking for work experience in the industry, a company graduate scheme can improve your career prospects.


Graduate schemes and internships are a fantastic way to begin your engineering career. You’ll receive all the training and support you need and you’re likely to progress quickly. Often, you get the chance to work across different parts of the company so you can find out which areas of work you’re best suited to.

Find a graduate scheme from our resources

Find out more about our services aimed at graduates, such as opportunities we offer, how to keep your skills up to date, events and training and our Young Members network.

We produce a list of Accredited in-company training schemes that operate under our Monitored Professional Development Scheme (MPDS).

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