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Dual-study programme.

Opportunity² - with Volkswagen dual.

Two is better than one: study and practical training combined.

General information.

Our dual-study programme Volkswagen dual is an alternative to the standard university education path. The benefits are that you complete your studies in a shorter time (approx. eight semesters) and at the same time achieve a qualification in a vocational training career. On top of that, you are remunerated while studying and are then offered a job at Volkswagen.

The advantages are obvious.

  • Early application of theoretical knowledge in practice
  • Development of an interdisciplinary network
  • Excellent exchanges with other participants of the dual programme
  • Understanding of interdisciplinary business processes
  • Professional experience above and beyond completing an internship
  • Possibility to write your dissertation
  • Attractive remuneration
  • Organised transfer process following course of study
  • Option to take part subsequently in Volkswagen's “Wanderjahre” (years abroad) international programme

The requirements.

Are you interested in completing a dual-study course at Volkswagen? You will need:

  • Good final exam results (these will vary depending on the course of study)
  • Study-related advanced courses with good results
  • Knowledge of German language
  • An interest in engineering, cars and the topic of mobility
  • Dedication, initiative, mobility and the ability to cope under pressure

Periods, remuneration, etc.

  • Periods.

    These periods you should keep in mind.

    If you would like to commence your dual-study programme in August/September 2019, the relevant application period runs from 1 July to 31 October 2018.

    You can apply to Volkswagen Osnabrück GmbH all year round.

  • Sites.

    You can start your career here.

    We offer you our dual study programme at the following sites: Wolfsburg, Hannover, Braunschweig, Kassel, Emden and Salzgitter. You find further locations below.

  • Remuneration.

    A good programme with a good compensation.

    With Volkswagen dual you get a compensation of 1.134,50 EUR per month.

  • Application.

    How and where to apply.

    All of the dual-study positions are sorted by location. Simply scroll down a little on this page. The Volkswagen companies in Osnabrück and Saxony are listed separately. Click on the dual-study position to receive all of the relevant information and apply directly online.

  • Application process.

    This is how you can join us.

    We make the process of applying to us as convenient as possible for you. It just takes 6 steps. Find out here how the application process works in detail.

  • Minors.

    Applying as a minor.

    Persons who have not yet reached the age of 18 require the consent of their legal guardian.

    Declaration of consent

Finding it hard to decide? No problem.


Our special events for school students. Meet us in person first to talk about your opportunities.

  • Training and Dual Study.

    Vocational information days at Volkswagen.

    Get to know your dream job – at our professional insight days our interns and experts will present our professional training and courses to you.

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  • For girls with an interest in technology.

    Work experience days.

    We offer female pupils in years 8, 9 and 10 an in-depth careers orientation programme at Volkswagen’s Wolfsburg site during the autumn holidays.

    Find out more
  • Germany’s biggest youth event for science and technology.

    IdeenExpo in Hannover.

    The technology fair for children and teenagers with countless exciting exhibits – and Volkswagen’s right in the middle of it all.

    Find out more

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