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Updated: June, 2019

About Arup

Engineer? Designer? Thinker? Doer? Start building a future with us

At Arup, we’re proud to train the next generation of engineers, designers, thinkers and doers. We’re a global firm of designers, engineers, planners and business consultants providing a range of professional services to clients around the world.. Our people have one core focus: to work together to shape a better world.


We are the creative force behind many of the world’s most innovative and sustainable designs, which include: the Sydney Opera House, Beijing National Stadium and Water Cube, Millennium Bridge and the City of Manchester Stadium. It’s an exciting and very diverse world out there.

And with over 14,000 staff in more than 30 countries, international team-working is part of everyday life. We have a healthy mix of people with very different perspectives and from many cultures, working together, learning from each other and generously sharing knowledge and ideas.


Graduates - Explore the Extraordinary

Arup recruits over 200 graduates in the UK every year and has vacancies in acoustics, architecture, bridges, building design, communications and systems, energy, environment, fire, finance, geotechnics and tunnelling, highways, intelligent transport systems, lighting, management consultancy, materials, quantity surveying, rail, risk management, site development, town planning, transaction advice, transport planning and water.

Talented people like you join Arup for the opportunity we provide to work on some of the world’s most exciting projects, to develop a specialism of your own or simply to find your niche. The chance to work with some of the world’s leading experts, the range of professional opportunities, and the support and freedom for innovation means that we remain a magnet for many of the world’s most skilled engineers and designers.



We are now recruiting in the following areas for our Apprenticeship programmes starting in 2019:

  • Accountancy
  • Building services
  • Business and admin
  • Civil engineering
  • Digital consulting
  • Environmental consulting
  • Project management
  • Quantity surveying
  • Rail design
  • Structural engineering
  • Transport planning

You’ll either study at a local college on day release, working towards an accredited qualification and combine this experience with workplace learning alongside professional colleagues. Or in areas such as finance, your learning will take place entirely within the workplace. However, you learn, it’s the chance to gain an accredited qualification without the need for a student loan.

Whichever your chosen apprenticeship, you’ll be given a mentor who’ll guide you through your professional and personal development. You’ll also have regular contact with our learning and development advisor.

Find the apprenticeship programme that’s right for you.

Work sectors

environment and conservation, engineering and manufacturing, energy and utilities, property and construction


UK wide

Contact details

13 Fitzroy Street

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