Pathways to purpose
What childhood dream would you like to make a reality?
Our Graduate Development and Summer Vacation programs we run in Australia, Singapore, Indonesia, Malaysia and New Zealand are designed to help you discover a pathway to your purpose and be the sustainable force you want to be in the world.
Every project we do at Arup aligns with the United Nation's 17 sustainable development goals. From day one, you’ll join a team of energetic and creative people dedicated to sustainable development and design excellence and have the chance to work on challenging projects, large and small.
You will be encouraged to use your creativity and imagination to discover your purpose and help us shape a better world.
Our application opening dates are as follows:
Singapore – apply now
Malaysia – applications open Monday 7 February
Indonesia – applications open Monday 21 February
Australia and New Zealand – applications open Monday 7 March
Employer of the Year As recognised by the British Chamber of Commerce Singapore in 2021
Best large firm As recognised by Consult Australia in 2018, 2019 & 2020
The graduate development program runs for two years, covering a mix of formal and on-the job-learning, designed to ensure you have the skills for a successful career and to build your professional network.
Applications are open to candidates who have completed their studies or will be completing their studies in the year of applying.
Here is a taste of what we look for in our graduates:
Critical, innovative thinkers
Passion for sustainable development
Prior project and internship experience
Adaptability to take on new challenges
We create spaces where everyone feels seen and included and able to perform at their best and take an approach to flexible working that supports the diversity and well-being of our graduates. We welcome and encourage applications from people living with disability and provide workplace adjustments.
Before applying, check that you meet work rights requirements for your chosen country – for Australia and New Zealand roles; we accept applications from Australian or New Zealand citizens or permanent residents.
Looking for internship opportunities?Explore our summer vacation programme
Meet some of our graduates
In the future, I want to help shape the renewable energy future of our cities. I want to help cities like Singapore transition to low carbon energy solutions and help them transition to net zero.
Designing buildings and leaving a legacy in a city gives me satisfaction in my role. It’s such a great feeling to complete a project and move on to the next challenge.
Being a grad at Arup means working alongside change-makers – people who inspire, challenge and support you every step of the way!
Taking your career forward with Arup
Our aim to provide fulfilling and rewarding careers demonstrates our commitment to our people. From your first day, you’ll join an unrivalled community of experts in a supportive culture where everyone’s happy to help and genuinely wants to see you succeed.
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Our recruitment process is both comprehensive and confidential, designed to make sure we’re a good fit and that you’ll get the most from the Program you’re applying for.