Graduates & Students


BHP Billiton Australian Undergraduate Program

Undergraduate video

Your journey begins here.
Are you ready to become part of something big? 

At BHP Billiton, one of our aims is to broaden the minds and lives of future generations of Australians. We need the very best people to help us achieve this. They are ambitious, proud and curious. 

Our Australian Undergraduates get access to some of the best minds in the country. For 12 weeks you get paid to work on real projects, contribute as a team member, and share your ideas to build on our world class operations. 

Have you got what it takes?

  • Be in your penultimate year
  • Willing to relocate to a regional town for 12 weeks
  • Be prepared to challenge yourself to be something more

Applications for the 2015 BHP Billiton Australian Undergraduate Program are now closed. Learn more about our programs.

BHP Billiton Foundations for Graduates Program

Best in class graduate program

The BHP Billiton Foundations for Graduates Program is unmatched in the resources sector. Throughout the Program, our graduates are offered unique opportunities to learn and excel in their day-to-day work, engage with exceptional leaders, build a global network of colleagues and work with educators from some of the world’s leading business schools. It's a challenging and rewarding learning experience that attracts quality graduates from around the globe.

Unparalleled career opportunities

Across our Company, over 400 graduates are working on our worksites, in our offices and in various aspects of our global operations. As a graduate in our team, you'll be part of a development program that offers unparalleled opportunities to build a strong base in an inclusive and supporting culture to advance your career.

Explore your potential, stretch your capabilities

We are always looking for talented graduates who align with Our Charter values, to join our global team. We need graduates who are mobile, flexible, achievement oriented, enthusiastic about their development and committed to working with us to build a career and contribute to our success.