Eligibility

We identify, recruit and develop approximately 200 talented graduate trainees who bring bags of potential with them to become future leaders in the NHS.


We identify, recruit and develop approximately 100 talented graduate trainees who bring bags of potential with them to become future leaders in the NHS. To be eligible, you’ll need one of the following:

  • A degree in any subject, at least 2:2 level (some degree equivalents are also acceptable)
  • A postgraduate qualification (MBA, Masters, PhD)
  • A health or management degree level equivalent qualification (includes NVQ level 5 in management or a relevant diploma)

As long as you meet our entry requirements, you can apply to join – whatever your background. Just be ready to tackle some of the huge challenges faced by the NHS, share our commitment to creating a world-class healthcare service and have the ambition to take on a leading role.

Find out more about the award-winning NHS Graduate Management Training Scheme