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What we look for

To begin with, you'll need to have achieved or be expecting a bachelors degree, and have an interest in the discipline you’re considering. For most of our vacancies, any degree discipline is acceptable, because this is a graduate training scheme that can be tailored to your needs. (If there are any specific degree subject requirements, please refer back to the individual job descriptions.)

The most successful people at IBM share a distinct set of characteristics. These begin with energy and creativity, along with a clear focus on delivering exceptional customer service. Here’s the lowdown on them.


How do you cope with changing demands and stress? Are you flexible? Have you successfully completed several projects with competing deadlines?


Client focus

Creative problem solving



Passion for IBM

Taking ownership

Do you take responsibility for tasks/decisions? And implement decisions with speed? Can you show when you’ve worked to correct your mistakes?

Why I am an IBMer.

What is progress.