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CBRE Group, Inc. (NYSE:CBRE), a Fortune 500 and S&P 500 company headquartered in Los Angeles, is the world’s largest commercial real estate services and investment firm (based on 2017 revenue). The company has more than 80,000 employees (excluding affiliates) and serves real estate investors and occupiers through more than 450 offices (excluding affiliates) worldwide.




CBRE acts with consideration for others' ideas and share information openly to inspire trust and encourage collaboration.


CBRE approaches their clients' challenges with enthusiasm and diligence, building long-term relationships by connecting the right people, capital and opportunities.


No one individual, no one deal, no one client, is bigger than CBRE's commitment to the company and what they stand for.


CBRE focuses relentlessly on creating winning outcomes for their clients, employees and shareholders.



Asia & Pacific


Middle East


Advisory and Transaction Services

Asset Services

Building Consultancy

Capital Markets

Development, Global Workplace Solutions

Valuation & Advisory Services

Investment Management




Francis Crick Institute

(maintenance operations)

The Porter Building

(assistance with achieving

WELL certificate)

The NEC Group

(consolidated services)


Graduate schemes

5 diverse routes into the business

Building Consultancy

Building Surveying

Quantity Surveying

Project Management


Commercial Property

Focus on APC assessment through RICS;

Sponsored Real Estate Mcs for non-cognate pathway



Specialisation in Real Estate finance;

Financial / Accounting / Maths / Econs / RE  degree 


Focus on APC assessment through RTPI / RICS;

RTPI accredited degree is required

Planning & Development



Residential Investing

Management & Lettings

All of the CBRE pathways are 2 years long, these structured programmes focus on the completion of professional chartership. CBRE’s dedicated team of graduate training professionals will be at hand every step of the way to guide and support you throughout the programme, alongside specialised coaching and mentoring from our market-leading experts. Annual rotations will allow you to gain a breadth of experience.

minimum criteria

All candidates have to achieve or be on track to achieve a

2:1 in their undergraduate or postgraduate degree but each candidate is reviewed on an individual basis.

how to apply


Fill up the application form online (screening questions included)


If your application was successful, you will be called for a short telephone interview


After passing a telephone interview, you’ll be invited to face-to-face interview


 The last stage of application is to show your best at the graduate assessment centre

key dates

September – applications open

October – December – telephone interview and first round interview

November – Applications close

January – Assessment centre

February – offers made



CBRE summer internship scheme is open to all years across all degrees. Opportunities are available across our different pathways throughout the holidays.


Duration: a paid 4-week internship over the summer.

You will be working alongside current Graduates and Senior Professionals on a variety of projects, giving you a real feel for what life is like as a CBRE Graduate.


While gaining real-world experience and subsequently building a network of professional contacts, the internship programmes supportive training schedule will ensure you accelerate. You will work with other interns to complete an end of programme presentation and in preparation, you will receive communication, presentation and pitch skills training. You will also gain an insight into how we support our clients and will have the opportunity to visit a client site - although, CBRE interns usually visit many with their direct team! And of course, we have not forgotten that property is a social industry, so there will be opportunities to attend social events throughout the programme.

how to apply


Candidates are to create a short video (max 7 minutes) on Youtube presenting yourself, explaining your passion to the field you chose to apply for.


This is done alongside their CV, department of choice and dates of availability.

key dates

June – August – Summer internship commences

work experience

CBRE takes work experience candidates throughout the year. Just send your CV with a covering letter detailing why you would like work experience with CBRE and what you would gain from this experience to

Please also indicate dates that you are available. CBRE has work experience opportunities throughout the year and if you are successful they will inform you accordingly.  

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