Apply now for the 2024 Victorian Government graduate program

Apply now for the 2024 Victorian Government graduate program

Discover opportunities waiting for you in the Victorian Public Service. Try different roles, learn new skills and tap into your potential.

Hear from our grads, as they discuss what working with purpose means to them.

Our graduates rotate through 3 different roles and work on projects that benefit the people of Victoria, while making long-lasting connections with fellow graduates and mentors.


About the graduate program

Applications for the 2024 Victorian Government graduate program are now open.

Depending on your skills, you can apply through 1 of 4 streams:

  • generalist stream
  • accounting and finance stream
  • data analytics stream
  • economic consultancy stream.

If you’re an Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander applicant or an applicant with a disability, then check out our pathways you can opt into.


Applications are open to anyone with an undergraduate or postgraduate degree or a minimum of a level 7 on the Australian Qualifications Framework. You don’t need any previous work experience in a similar role to apply. All training is provided.

When you apply, you must: 

  • have completed your undergraduate or postgraduate degree or the same as level 7 and above of the Australian Qualifications Framework between 1 January 2021 and 1 January 2024
  • be an Australian or New Zealand citizen, an Australian permanent resident or have unrestricted working rights for ongoing work
  • not be on a temporary graduate visa
  • have not taken a voluntary redundancy from the Victorian public sector in the 3 years up to the program start date of 29 January 2024.

You will be required to provide evidence of your COVID-19 vaccination status or exemption if you are successful in receiving a formal offer to join the program.

Personal Qualities

If you think a career in the public service is something to be proud of, then we want to hear from you.

We want people who are creative, curious, have a drive to learn and live our shared values of integrity, respect and human rights. 

For all applicants, we look for strengths in:

  • verbal and written communication
  • problem solving and analytics
  • adaptability and resilience
  • teamwork and stakeholder engagement.

How to search and apply for roles

For more information and to apply, visit
Applications close 9:59 AM AEST 18 April 2023