For All Aspiring Automotive Interns, Let Us Have A Look Over This Volkswagen Intenships 2020 Programme Opportunity
Having positioned itself on the 7th rank at the prestigious Fortune Global 500’s recent 2016 list of the largest-sized companies worldwide and expanded its brands to over than 150 countries in the world, Volkswagen Group (Volkswagen) becomes a great place to work and collaborate with fellow talented workers. In South Africa, Volkswagen currently opens a wide range of internship opportunities for every university students in selected fields.
Internships in Volkswagen can be fascinating as Volkswagen has already had approximately 340 branches as well as 100 manufacturing places in more than 27 countries all over the world. Through this opportunity, South African university students are also able to enhance their leadership capabilities through Volkswagen’s 11-months Personal and Leadership Development and On The Job training programmes.
Such internships are beneficial in building up future professional career profile. There will be opportunities for being the beyond-outstanding Volkswagen’s full-time employee to the assigned Operating Unit after graduating from the Volkswagen’s internship programme as well.
Volkswagen Internship Application Requirements
Volkswagen’s highly desirable working environments make it become a highly competitive place to be placed upon, including among future interns. Interested internship candidates in Volkswagen should possess these following criteria:
- Be at least in the 3rd Year National Diploma of recognised South African university in either Marketing, Business Management, Economics, Finance, or Statistics major (Postgraduate students are also welcome to apply)
- Have exceptional overall academic results
- Show significant leadership potentials through good characters, superb verbal skills, and never-ending desire to learn as well as committing one’s selves to produce masterpieces.
How to Apply for Volkswagen Internship Programme
All of the application processes are done online through Volkswagen South African branch’s official graduate recruitment website. Potential interns should choose “Graduate Trainee Programme” on the given lists of that website, and then fill in the online form according to their preferred positions as well as most related chosen university major.
To have their application being processed faster, it is also advisable for prospective intern candidates to have a Linkedin profile. A Linkedin profile can be connected to the online form through clicking “Sign In with Linkedin” on top of the website. Additionally, adding up all necessary documents for applying such as CV will be easier through connecting Linkedin profile with the application form.
Opening and Closing Dates of Volkswagen Internship Application
Application for Volkswagen’s internships is open throughout the year. Please refer to this link for the most updated deadlines and important dates in applying for Volkswagen’s Graduate Internship programme.