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Students and Graduates

Whether you are a student, new grad or have first years of experience, we'll put you in the game and invest in your career growth and development!

Get in the game – at SAP

SAP is one of the biggest business software companies in the world, but we’ve never lost our entrepreneurial spirit. We keep it by hiring students and early career talents who think differently and push businesses to do things simpler, faster, smarter, and more sustainably. Join SAP as an intern, vocational training student, a new grad, or even after your very first years of experience.  

Get valuable, real-world experience with an internship at SAP

Work on real projects and make an impact in the business world – before you even graduate. Earn an income, gain new skills and on-the-job experience, collaborate with colleagues around the world, and have fun doing it all. At the end, you may even land a full-time gig – a lot of our interns do.

SAP Internship Experience Program

The SAP Internship Experience Program is a paid, 10-week to twelve-month global internship program that helps students find purpose in their career. Interns step into dynamic teams and work on projects where cross-collaboration, creativity, and learning abound. Learn more about internship openings in a city near you.What makes our paid, full-time internship program different to any other? It’s simple: our interns transform the way we conduct business. Our interns:

  • Run campaigns that hit the bottom line
  • Develop some of the latest technologies and products
  • Learn from business executives
  • Meet with top talent around the world

Dreamers, thinkers, doers – reach your potential quickly

Whether you have just graduated or have had your first years of experience, you are our future leaders and innovators. That’s why we offer world-class entry-level programs to help you reach your potential quickly. Learn from top-tier mentors, take advantage of innovative job training, strike a good work-life balance – and grow your career in any direction.

CoE Early Talent Program – North America

Your passions are Technology & Customer Service? Start with a 12 month Boot Camp and get comprehensive trainings on SAP Technologies and business processes. Develop fundamental SAP technical and application skills to support some of our largest customers for their journey towards Intelligent Enterprise.

SAP Next Talent

An 18-month, full-time rotational program with opportunities in development, design, and data science. Join a talented community of tech innovators and experience impactful, project-based work, tailored trainings, and networking opportunities with executives.

SAP Academy for Customer Success

Are you a passionate and driven self-starter with up to three years' experience? We will provide you with a world-class training experience in an innovative environment that enables you to build a successful foundation to engage with customers, and help solve their unique business challenges.

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SAP Academy for People and Business Transformation

The 12-month career program addresses graduates with a master's degree in business informatics, psychology or a similar subject. After an intensive onboarding experience, it offers young talents on-the-job learning as part of three rotations in different teams in our People & Operations board area.

Global Finance Rotational Program

Gather comprehensive knowledge about SAP’s board area of global finance and administration. We foster your personal development with an extensive learning curriculum, supported by subject matter experts and a personal executive mentor, and two international rotations.

Consulting Services
North America Cloud Success Services Early Professional Program

Are you passionate about technology? Curious about the cloud? Are you looking to further develop your communication and relationship building skills? This program includes comprehensive trainings, certifications, and rotations through our Services business. 

Not interested in an entry-level program?

Work at SAP while studying at one of SAP’s partner schools

Prepare for an exciting, fast-paced career at SAP before you graduate. Develop technical, business, and personal skills and contacts and gain the real-world industry experience you need for long-term career success.

Our vocational programs are offered in exciting countries around the world:

Kick-start your career with SAP while you’re still in school

You are our future leaders and innovators. That’s why we want to give you a (loud) voice at SAP. Let us introduce you to new and emerging business technologies and help you gain skills that will prep you for a job in business and IT. Build apps and take advantage of research opportunities, work with other students around the world, participate in classroom sessions, attend events and networking shindigs, and so much more.  

  • Meet and interact
    Get to know us at career fairs, tech talks, panel discussions, and information sessions.
  • Learn and explore
    Attend inspiring lectures, workshops, seminars, SAP campus visits, and in-house events, and get hands-on experience with our solutions.
  • Engage and compete
    Show off in competitions for hacking, app development, coding, and entrepreneurship.

SAP University Alliances

Send your resume to the top of the pile – and jump-start your future at SAP – through SAP University Alliances. Use your creativity and entrepreneurial mindset to shape the future of businesses within areas as diverse as healthcare, banking, energy, smart cities, and sports and entertainment. Offered at top schools around the world, the program introduces you to the latest SAP innovations and helps you develop critical technology skills through courses, competitions, and events.

What do we look for in a candidate?


Fascinated by new and emerging technology – and excited to suggest new ideas that disrupt the typical way of thinking.


Attracted to flexibility, mobility, and new work experiences. Thrives when working across cultures and boundaries.


Ready and willing to take on new challenges. Exhibits enthusiasm and optimism – while still asking critical questions.


Has had a variety of experiences, both in study and extracurricular activities – that can be used to assess potential.


Eager to tackle multiple tasks and make an impact on their own team – as well as across the entire SAP organization.


Demonstrates strong leadership skills, inspires others, and provides an exciting way to look at leaders of the future.

Meet some of our talents

See what our employees say about their SAP experience.

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Life at SAP

We go to great lengths to ensure you have every opportunity to succeed – in your own way. Flourish in an environment that encourages free expression, collaboration, individuality, and diversity. Learn how we operate, innovate, work, play, and give back – to make sure we’re the right fit for you.

Career development

Combine your talents with SAP opportunities to create an amazing career. We’ll be your biggest cheerleaders and provide you with the development tools, training, and support you need to turn your career dreams into reality.


Want to work in your hometown, on the other side of the world, or somewhere in between? SAP has offices on most continents, in more than 78 countries – and we’re continuously expanding our presence in new and exciting places. 

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