Program eligibility and FAQs
Are you eligible to apply for the Telstra Graduate Program in Asia?
To be eligible for our Program you need to have completed your most recent degree by the following completion years:
- or expect to successfully complete a degree by August 2020.
You’ll also need to have full working rights in your chosen program location (Hong Kong or Singapore). However, depending on your situation, we may decide to provide you with a sponsor work permit.
Why has the Program become more tech focused?
We are currently in the process of transforming our organisation to ensure we remain a market leader, which has global reach, global capabilities and global partners. This means we're focused on hiring graduates, who have the right tech skills that we need for the future such as network and software engineering. You can read more about our vision here.
When does the Program commence and how long does it last?
The next intake for our Telstra Graduate Program in Asia will start with us in September 2020, and will run for 13 months. You can read about the many benefits of the Program here.
Where is the program available?
This Program is based out of our Hong Kong and Singapore offices. We also have a separate Telstra Graduate Program in Australia
, to suit to the academic timelines of students studying at an Australian university.
How many positions are available?
This is a great question, but a hard one to answer as it changes every year based on the needs of our business. What we do know is what pathway options are available to you:
In Hong Kong:
Will I be given responsibility from the start?
Yes, we want to challenge you right from day one. Whether that be through working on strategic projects or perhaps taking ownership of your own projects, we will give the tools and opportunities to thrive in the business. At the same time we want you to take the initiative to impact the business.
What sorts of career opportunities are there with Telstra?
There are so many options for your career at Telstra and the Graduate Program in Asia is your perfect introduction to the exciting work we do and where a career here could take you! You can learn more about our fields of work and growth opportunities.