The Graduate Program – Preparing Your Future

Accelerate your professional and personal development as a Graduate at one of the top research companies in the field of psychiatry and neurology. The Lundbeck Graduate Program offers a steep learning curve to new professionals wanting to make a difference for people living with brain diseases.

The Lundbeck Graduate Program

Our two-year program is designed for the individual graduate, with the opportunity to develop both professionally and personally. As one of our promising graduates, you will have some distinct traits:


  • You are highly motivated, focused, confident, and open-minded.
  • You have a proactive mindset – you are eager to learn, contribute, and apply knowledge.
  • You thrive on responsibility, are comfortable working within a fast-paced environment, and are ready to make a difference.
  • You have ambition – not only for your own success but in sharing Lundbeck’s passion to create life-changing medicines.

You will have a relevant master’s degree or PhD, with excellent English language skills and a maximum of one-year post-academic work experience, depending on the position. 

Your Professional Development

Your graduate journey at Lundbeck will take you from being a student to a young professional within a global and collaborative workplace. Your exposure to various areas of the business will give you a solid overview and practical experience of how Lundbeck operates across the organization and internationally.


You will build on your core competencies and gain the insights and experiences to continuously develop your profile.

Your Personal Development

Lundbeck’s commitment to producing treatments with life-changing results means there is a steep learning curve.


We expect a lot from you, but the journey is exciting and rewarding with significant opportunities for your professional and personal growth.


From day one, you will expand your Lundbeck network and be involved in a wide range of development activities – both independently and with other graduates.


We design the whole program to accelerate your development and unfold your full potential.

Customized Graduate Tracks

You can apply for a wide variety of graduate positions across Lundbeck. They cover our entire value chain from product development and supply through to R&D, commercial operations, business development and corporate functions.


We personalize specific tracks for the individual graduate. Each one builds on your core competencies and gives you the insights and experiences to continuously develop and strengthen your profile.


Depending on your track, you will grow within your role, with the opportunity to travel within our international network.

The Graduate Recruitment Process

With people at the core of our business, we value your interest and consider all applications. We then invite selected candidates to an interview based on a mix of professional, personal, and motivational attributes.


Finding and selecting the right graduates for Lundbeck is very important to us – to ensure you are the right match for us and, as importantly, that Lundbeck is the right fit for you.


Personality and ability testing, an assessment day, and interviews with different Lundbeck stakeholders all form part of the process. In this way, you have the best opportunity to show us a fuller picture of who you are and what you can offer.

Open House

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