Graduates & Students

Opportunities for graduates and students at Nokia

Nokia’s mission is to make great mobile products that sense the world, creating adventure everywhere, everyday – for consumers, retailers, and employees. Adventure shakes up the conventional so people can lead more interesting, exciting and richer lives.
At Nokia, you have the opportunity to work in an inspiring environment and make a global difference. Build a career that you will be proud of. Help shape a new era in the mobile industry. It’s your world. This is your moment to shape it.

Nokia people & culture

At Nokia you will have the opportunity to:

  • Be part of a creative environment.
  • Work with highly respected industry professionals from around the world, and learn from their experience.
  • Apply your expertise to the broader context of our business.
  • Get exposure to new situations and, see different perspectives as well as introduce fresh ideas.


Graduates - Choose a life less ordinary

Join Nokia as we write the next chapter in mobile history…

Do you have creative and innovative ideas? Want to research how mobile phones can transform people’s lives? Or maybe you’re just someone who wants an adventure every day by helping to shape a new era in the mobile industry?

Nokia’s Global Graduate development program is a one year journey which combines hands- on business experience, with continuous local training, business mentoring and coaching. From day one you will be contributing to the overall business strategy and getting exposure to Nokia’s leaders and innovators.

In return, we will prepare you for the future opportunities to progress within the business and drive your own career, acquiring new skills and expertise along the way.

Students – Launch your career

Start making global connections at Nokia. Join us in short-term internship/trainee positions and become part of the Nokia family. Work on challenging and meaningful projects every day. Connect with interns around the world, crowd source ideas and share experiences. We can also offer placements around your busy school schedule and packed personal calendar so you can gain practical experience during your academic studies or thesis work. Help us shape a new era in mobile history while you launch a career.

Nokia Student Innovation Lab

Get innovative at the Nokia Research Center

With 10 locations worldwide, Nokia Research Center is a truly global organization. This presence enables NRC to engage with the top minds and partners in the scientific and research community to conduct leading-edge technology research. Find out more about Nokia Research Center.

Work on leading-edge research projects with universities and research institutes around the world. Nokia Research Center (NRC) is chartered with exploring new frontiers for mobility and solving scientific challenges to deliver irresistible mobile experiences in the future. Founded in 1986, NRC is Nokia's corporate research arm and part of the CTO organization. In 2011, NRC celebrated 25 years of innovations that have transformed the lives of billions of people around the world.

Nokia Research Center hires students with PhDs and related advanced degrees around the world. All open opportunities within Nokia Research Center, are posted on our Global Careers page: Search for Global opportunities at Nokia.

Do you have what it takes?

We hire students with technical degrees (Bachelors, Masters, MBA and PHD) in disciplines such as engineering, computer science and cloud computing. We also look for students with degrees (Bachelors, Masters, MBA and PHD) in non-technical areas such as management, finance, market research, human resources, and communications, to name a few.
Most of all we look for people with the right attitude: - innovative, team-oriented individuals who are passionate about our brand and mission to significantly enhance the way people live, work and play. We are looking for someone with the drive and enthusiasm to make this possible.

Come and see us when we visit you

We travel to colleges and, universities, as well as to professional conferences and career fairs across the globe. Check our Facebook page to find out when we’re visiting a place near you.