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The Geoscience Australia Graduate Program is a unique opportunity to be part of Australia's leading geoscience research and information agency.

We understand that, for many of you, a graduate position may be your first full-time job. During the year of the graduate program you will work on three interesting projects across the organisation. We also provide a supportive environment with a comprehensive learning and development program, experienced mentors and recent graduates as buddies to support you during the year.

Science graduates: Applications closed 29 April 2016
Minimum Honours degree in an Earth Science-related discipline. 

Geoscience Australia is  participating in the whole of government recruitment for the 2017 ICT Graduate  Program and the 2017 APS Indigenous Graduate Program. Applications for these two  programs are managed centrally on behalf of participating APS agencies. Please complete the application that is administered by the Department of  Finance (ICT Program) and the Australian Public Service Commission (Indigenous  Program). The links are included below.

ICT graduates: Applications closed 15 April 2016
APS Indigenous graduates: Applications have closed and shortlisting has commenced.

This video provides a short overview of the Geoscience Australia Graduate Program.

About our Graduate Program
We currently offer two exciting programs for science and ICT graduates. Applications open in March/April each year. You can register to receive an alert to make sure you do not miss out.

University Visits
We visit selected universities each year to provide information about the graduate program.

Graduate Profiles
Since 2001, our graduates have participated in more than 280 carefully selected and diverse projects. Check out the stories from some of our recent graduates.