Page Overview: Technical Apprenticeships


If you have a strong interest in science, maths or engineering, have an eye for precision and a desire to understand how things work, our range of technical apprenticeships are for you.

You’ll learn how we produce our exceptional vehicles as you gain experience with a wide range of state-of-the-art automotive production and manufacturing techniques as part of your four-year apprenticeship. The courses you cover will be influenced by the position you apply for, but you could learn about a range of exciting topics, from Robot Automation, Control systems and Integrated Process Planning, to toolmaking skills such as milling and welding.

Why become a BMW Group UK Apprentice?

With a BMW Group UK apprenticeship, you have the chance to get a head start on your career. And being ranked in the RateMyApprenticeship Top 100 Apprenticeship Employers table, you can be sure you’ll get valuable, hands-on experience with us across a broad range of specialties. 

In addition to customised training and support, you’ll also form part of a wide community of apprentices, and benefit from regular opportunities to support community and charity activities of your choice. Plus, we offer discounts for a wide range of retail outlets and you’ll have a pension plan which includes a company contribution.

Be part of our future and join us today.

Meet our apprentices.

Michael, a Control Technician at the BMW Group Plant Hams Hall

I’ve always been a practical learner, so I wanted to do something hands on and gain experience while studying towards a qualification.

Michael, Control Technician.

Tia, a Maintenance Technician apprentice at the MINI Plant Swindon

Learning new skills, being hands on and making components out of different materials is so interesting to me. Cars are definitely my biggest passion.

Tia, Maintenance Technician apprentice.

Martin, a Maintenance Technician apprentice at Plant Oxford

If you like working with your hands, and understanding how things work is something that really drives you, you’ll love it here.

Martin, Maintenance Technician apprentice.

Owen, a Toolmaker Technician Apprentice at BMW Group

I know my future at BMW Group has a clear career path. There are lots of branches and other opportunities open to me that I know I can explore.

Owen, Toolmaker Technician apprentice.


Do you want to apply to our apprenticeships but don’t know how to prepare? Our recruiter Georgia shares some application tips to give you the best chance of success.

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