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Graduate & Student Programs

Start your career on solid footing and become the best version of yourself, both personally and professionally.

International Graduate Trainee Program

Go beyond “entry level” and gain a thorough induction into the many different activities of the Munich Re Group, a leading global reinsurer . Munich Re’s two-year International Graduate Trainee Program is an experience-based curriculum combining foundational coursework, rotational assignments, and business skills development. Learn firsthand from industry experts in a collaborative, innovative environment.

Rebuilding communities when disaster strikes, driving innovation, and enabling progress are just a few of the passions we pursue on a daily basis. Professional mentors will guide you throughout the program cycle, preparing you for a future role in underwriting or in one of our other core re/insurance functions.

Do I meet the minimum requirements?

  • Bachelor’s or master’s degree in relevant field
  • 3.25 GPA or higher
  • Demonstrated leadership abilities
  • Superior communication and interpersonal skills
  • Quantitative and qualitative skills
  • Team player


Program Description

Foundational coursework

Study with a purpose utilizing real life situation, business case studies, and small group projects led by senior Munich Re members of various disciplines


Rotational assignments

Gain industry experience alongside subject matter experts while making a meaningful contribution to one of the top reinsurers in the U.S. Rotational assignments span one to three months, instilling competencies such as primary insurance, innovation, contracts, actuarial pricing, reinsurance underwriting, claims, IT/data manipulation, and actuarial reserving.


Business skills development

Become a polished professional by building a unique skillset with training courses and seminars in topics such as language and culture, communication, negotiation, networking, and presentations.

Summer Leadership Development Program

Munich Re’s Summer Leadership Development Program introduces you to the Munich Re culture, people, and practices. From day one, you will be participating in a variety of projects that impact our organization and the insurance industry as a whole. In addition, the Summer Leadership Development Program prepares potential candidates for the International Graduate Trainee Program.

Develop your leadership skills and collaborate with exceptional individuals, from all disciplines and diverse backgrounds, to find answers to the most pressing issues today.

Do I meet the minimum requirements?

  • Currently in first year of graduate program or third year of undergraduate
  • 3.25 GPA or higher
  • Demonstrated leadership abilities
  • Superior communication and interpersonal skills
  • Participation in college or community activities

Summer Internships

Our intern assignments provide you with an opportunity to combine real-life work experiences with classroom and technical training. We will introduce you to the insurance industry and equip you with a strong foundation to develop into a leader.  

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