University Recruiting Programs

Applied Materials invests in talent. Our Internship Program and New College Graduate Programs are designed to train and engage emerging technology professionals in a variety of disciplines and assist with the transition from academia to a corporate environment. We provide networking, leadership, and team building opportunities, giving participants both valuable business contacts and practical skills.

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Frequently Asked Questions:

Students currently enrolled in a degree program and a major that aligns with the business objectives of Applied Materials are eligible.

Students who have graduated within the 12 months prior to their job application or are expected to graduate within the next 6 months are eligible.

Depending on the duration of the internship program, interns may receive medical insurance and paid time off.

We have offices located in Changi, Science Park and Fusionpolis. Opportunities are available in these locations based on business needs.

Yes. We offer industry competitive compensation.

Openings are based upon projected needs and include both technical and business positions, including but not limited to:

Technical Positions (Engineering and Sciences) :

  • Customer Engineer
  • Mechanical Engineer
  • Manufacturing Engineer
  • Process Engineer
  • Process Support Engineer
  • Software Engineer
  • Chemist

Business Positions (Non-Technical) :

  • Procurement
  • Supply Chain Planner
  • Order Fullfillment

We hire interns each year, in both technical and business fields. The majority of internships fall into one of the following categories, including but not limited to:

Technical Positions (Engineering: Mechanical, Electrical and Electronics, Chemical, Materials):

  • Mechanical Engineer
  • Manufacturing Engineer
  • Process Engineer
  • Software Engineer

Technical Positions (Sciences: Physics and Chemistry)

  • Process Engineer
  • Chemist

Business Positions (Non technical):

  • Procurement
  • Supply Chain Planner
  • HR Analyst
  • Financial Analyst

The most effective way to apply is through an on-campus interview. If Applied Materials is not interviewing at your school, you can still be considered for our opportunities by applying online.

You will be contacted only if you have been selected for an interview. We will keep your résumé on file for the duration of your university enrollment. If a position becomes available that matches your qualifications, you will be contacted.

Internship Opportunities

Applied Materials offers a wide range of internship and co-op positions that provide qualified students with hands-on experience in a corporate environment, critical professional skills, and high-level knowledge about the electronics industry.

As an intern for Applied Materials, you’ll work for the global leader in materials engineering solutions for the electronics industry and meet some of the most innovative professionals in the industry. This is a great opportunity for tomorrow’s leaders. We strongly encourage you to apply.


Internship CO-OP

Applied Materials partners with NUS Faculty of Engineering to bring you a structured program that aims to enhance your employability through combining school and workplace experience. The program involves working on projects that address real-time business needs and make an impact.

Students who undergo the Co-Op program will be awarded academic credit while preparing them for school-to-work transition.

New Graduates Opportunities

Applied Materials offers various full-time employment routes for recent and upcoming university graduates which provide in-depth training, opportunities to work cross-functionally, and access to a global knowledge database.

Current programs include Engineering Rotation Programs located in our major offices, a Financial Rotation Program based in Santa Clara, CA and Austin, TX, and direct hire opportunities all over the United States.