Data Science Graduate Programme


Our dedicated Data Science Graduate Programme offers a unique opportunity to start a career in data science. Providing opportunities at graduate level means we can build the skills of our staff to become the data scientists of the future.

It is an exciting opportunity to work at the heart of data science in the public sector, joining experienced teams of data scientists and contributing value towards projects with real-world impact.

You will receive highly valuable work experience and develop your knowledge, skills and behaviours through a two-year learning pathway developed specifically for our graduate programme.

What will I do?

During the programme you will undertake four six-month placements, these placements could be based at our offices in Newport, Titchfield or London. The placements will enable you to work with our lead Data Scientists and their project teams on real problems and projects, that will ensure you become a fully operational data scientist.

Testimonial from a Graduate Data Scientist


We look for candidates who have a passion to work in the data science world and have existing knowledge and experience of data science techniques.

You must have, or expected to get at least one of the following:

  • a 2.1 degree in a relevant discipline
  • post graduate qualification in a relevant discipline


Applications are now open for the Data Science Graduate Programme. Apply through Civil Service Jobs.

Closing date: Thursday 6 August 2020