Australian Government Graduate Program
The Recruitment Process
There is a range of Australian Government Graduate Programs available.
You can apply:
- directly to departments and agencies offering their own graduate programs,
- once for a graduate program in either economics, data, digital, human resources, STEM or generalist streams - to be considered for graduate roles in a number of departments and agencies, or
- through the Indigenous Graduate Pathway for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander graduates, one application – many Australian Government opportunities.
Generally, graduate programs take 10 to 18 months to complete, with two to three rotations through different work areas, to give you a range of skills, knowledge and experience at the start of your career.