Apply now »

Volvo Cars Internship Programme 2023

Are you ready to bring your ‘A’ game? 
At Volvo Cars, we’re making bold digital visions come true. We want to make our customer’s lives less complicated while remaining committed to protecting lives and continuing our ongoing transformation and journey towards an autonomous, fully electric future. To achieve this will require the worlds’ best talents within Software, UX-design, Electrification, Data Science and Sustainability and that’s where you come in. 


Do you want to gain job experience during your time at the university? 

At Volvo Cars we are convinced that the best way to really learn a new job is to work alongside some of the most successful people in your area of interest. Our new Internship Programme offers you that opportunity, plus provides you with a great foundation to boost a successful career in a transforming industry. 


About the programme

Take the opportunity to join our 4-5 months career-boosting Internship Programme designed around your potential as a future employee in a global company. For the right person, an inspiring, visionary workplace awaits.  As an intern, you will work and contribute to the department you are recruited to. You will be an asset to us as you can contribute with new fresh ideas, the latest technology knowledge, new trends and can see things from a different perspective. You can challenge us by asking questions and we have the possibility to learn from you and not only the other way around. All positions are located on site at our headquarter in Gothenburg, Sweden. 


We offer internships within the areas: 


  • Software 
  • UX-design 
  • Electrification 
  • Data Science  
  • Sustainability 


The programme offers common onboarding days, developed business understanding, personal-development opportunities, mentorship, and joint activities with other interns in the programme.  For the internship programme spring 2023 we are offering up to 50 internship spots. 


As an intern you will have a full-time, fully paid temporary employment that starts at the end of January 2023.  

The programme is open to applicants from all over the world and we welcome diversity in all aspects. For international applicants – Volvo Cars will support in the relocation process. The extent of the process may vary depending on nationality, current location and other individual circumstances.  


We are looking for candidates from across the world!  

To be eligible to apply you must currently be enrolled at a university and have an ongoing Bachelor (3rd and 4th year) or Master's education. An internship must be part of your education and you must provide proof of enrollment in a course of studies. Your studies must be within the areas of Computer Engineering, Automation, Software, Electrical/Electronics, Mechatronics, Mathematics, Industrial, UX Design or similar. 


As an intern you are results-oriented and committed to go the extra mile. We believe you embrace teamwork, are a great networker and communicator. You have a positive attitude, and are interested in developing yourself, others, as well as our business.  


Furthermore, you need to be fluent in English, spoken and written, and for international candidates, you must hold a passport that is valid until at least 6 months after start of programme and be open to an experience in a new country. For some positions, a driver’s license will be a requirement, and if you are interested in the UX area, please submit your portfolio upon application.  


Recruitment process 
The recruitment process will consist of psychometric tests and, for those whom we proceed with, interviews via Microsoft Teams. Upon application you will be given the opportunity to state within what areas you are interested in doing your internship. Based on your background and interest the recruitment team will match you to a suitable area connected with a dedicated mentor. 


Innovation starts with curiosity - apply today! 

If you think this sounds like you, we’d love to review your application. Please create a profile on the Volvo Cars career site and submit your application consisting of Cv and personal letter in English, and if you are interested in UX Design, please submit your portfolio as well.

Apply as soon as possible but no later than Sunday August 14th, 2022 (midnight CET).  


Please note that due to the vacation period a reply on your application might be delayed. However, we will do our best to keep you updated throughout the process. 


If you have any questions, you are welcome to contact us via and we are happy to help. Note that applications by e-mail will not be accepted due to GDPR. 


Interact with us on and 


Who are we?

Everything we do starts with people. Our purpose is to provide freedom to move, in a personal, sustainable and safe way. We are committed to simplifying our customers’ lives by offering better technology solutions that improve their impact on the world and bringing the most advanced mobility innovations to protect them, their loved ones and the people around them. 

Volvo Cars’ continued success is the result of a collaborative, diverse, and inclusive working environment. The people of Volvo Cars are committed to making a difference in our world. Today, we are one of the most well-known and respected car brands, with over 40,000 employees across the globe. We believe in bringing out the best in each other and harnessing the true power of people. At Volvo Cars your career is designed around your talents and aspirations so you can reach your full potential. Join us on a journey of a lifetime as we create safety, autonomous driving and electrification technologies of tomorrow.

Gothenburg, SE

Job requisition ID:  60815

Apply now »