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Work-study degree programme

A dual start to your career:
Volkswagen dual – the work-study degree programme

Work-study degree programme

A dual start to your career:
Volkswagen dual – the work-study degree programme

  1. Work-study degree programme

Advantages of a work-study degree programme at Volkswagen

A work-study degree programme at Volkswagen allows you to combine your studies with top-class vocational training and intensive practical experience. On top of that, you receive an attractive monthly salary and transfer to the company following successful completion. You will be working in a company whose aim is to revolutionise the mobility of the future like probably no other. An exciting time therefore awaits you with numerous fantastic opportunities.

You will also be transferred to a permanent position at Volkswagen following successful completion.
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The advantages are obvious:

  • Early application of theoretical knowledge in practice
  • Development of an interdisciplinary network
  • Exchanges with other participants of the work-study degree programme and vocational training
  • Understanding of interdisciplinary business processes
  • Professional experience above and beyond completing an internship
  • Possibility to write your thesis
  • Attractive remuneration during your studies
  • Intensive and professional support
  • Organised transfer to the company on successful completion of studies
  • Medical care at the plant
  • Option to take part subsequently in Volkswagen's “Wanderjahre” (years abroad) international programme
  • Special employee rates for purchasing or leasing a car
  • Discounts at numerous partners 
  • ... and much more

The comparison: Vocational training and work-study degree programme

"VW dual" (practical study blocks)

"VW dual" (integrated vocational training)

Training

Duration

3.5 to 4 years

4 to 4.5 years

3.5 years

Requirement

Depending on the course of study: Good final exam results

Depending on the course of study: Good final exam results

At least a good secondary school leaving certificate

Sites

Wolfsburg, Hannover, Kassel, Braunschweig, Emden, Salzgitter

Wolfsburg, Braunschweig, Emden, Salzgitter

Wolfsburg, Hannover, Kassel, Braunschweig, Emden, Salzgitter

Learning facilities

University, practical study blocks at the plant

University, vocational training at the plant and vocational college

Plant and vocational college

Transfer to company

Yes, on successful completion

Yes, on successful completion

Yes, on successful completion

Salary

EUR 1,134 per month

EUR 1,134 per month

  • Year 1: EUR 1,068
  • Year 2: EUR 1,105
  • Year 3: EUR 1,219
  • Year 4: EUR 1,293

"VW dual" (practical study blocks)

3.5 to 4 years

"VW dual" (integrated vocational training)

4 to 4.5 years

Training

3.5 years

Sound good? Then apply now – All of the important information on the work-study degree programme at a glance

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What you need

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    A man cutting material using a pair of scissors
  • Good final exam results (these will vary depending on the course of study)
  • Study-related advanced courses with good results
  • An interest in engineering, cars and the topic of mobility
  • Dedication, initiative, mobility and the ability to cope under pressure
  • No colour-blindness (on some work-study courses)

All remaining requirements can be found in the respective descriptions of the work-study degree programmes further below.

Here’s how you apply to us

Any other questions? Call the applicant hotline.

Do you have questions about the work-study degree programme at Volkswagen? Then just give us a call.

Phone: +49 (5361) – 94 64 70
(Mon. - Fri. from 9 am to 3 pm)

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