How to join us

All of our current graduate programmes are now closed for applications. Please return to these pages for the latest information on any planned new programmes or opportunities to meet us.

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If you have a question regarding a current application with us please email us on graduates@ba.com

How to join us

  • Apply Online

    At this first stage you will be required to complete an online application. You will need to submit your CV, complete a series of scenario-based questions and answer several application questions. If you are successful with these initials stages, you will be asked to complete a second set of scenario-based questions and ability test(s).

  • Attend an assessment

    If you are successful at the application stage you will be invited to an assessment centre involving a series of interviews, exercises and tests. However for the Operation Research programme, you will be invited to a telephone interview as part of the first stage.

    If you’re successful at this stage, you may be invited in to attend a final stage assessment. This usually takes the form of a final interview with senior managers from the programme area. You may also be asked to complete a personality questionnaire prior to attending this stage and a work-related exercise on the day.

  • Accept our offer

    You will be informed of the outcome of the final stage within two weeks of the last assessment. All offers made are subject to successful completion of all pre-employment checks.

  • Complete your checks

    Once you have e-signed and accepted our offer, you’ll need to ensure we have all the correct information to start your background checks. Once you’re checks are complete, you’ll get all you need for your first day.