Victorian Government graduate program

Find work with purpose.

Applications now closed

Applications have now closed. 

Our pitch to you

We want Victoria to be innovative and progressive.

So we’re on the lookout for people with a range of skills, backgrounds and lived experiences.

Our graduate program has streams tailored to what you studied at university.

Plus, we’ve got pathways you can opt into, if you’re an applicant with disability or identify as Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander.

As a graduate, you’ll:

  • have diverse roles
  • work in several departments
  • earn a competitive salary
  • be guaranteed a job at the end of the program

We’ll help you learn and grow with mentors, peer networks and training.

You’ll do real work that shapes the role of government and improves the lives of Victorians.

How the program works

Find out all you need to know before you apply.

Program streams

You can only apply for 1 stream, so make sure you read up on each one first.

In most streams, you’ll work in 3 different departments over 12 months.


Find out about the pathways we have for applicants with disability or who identify as Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander.

How the application process works

Find out what you need to do to apply and what happens at each step.

Dates for each stage will be available in early 2020.

Hear from our graduates

Don't take our word for it, hear what our graduates have to say.

Reviewed 31 March 2020

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