BP Europa SE
In Germany, BP is represented by the three brands BP, Aral and Castrol with around 4,600 employees.
Hamburg is the centre of lubricant activities. The company also controls the sale of aviation fuels and marine lubricants from here.
Bochum is the home of Aral AG and one of four BP fuel centres for research and development worldwide.
BP’s refinery and petrochemical business is broad-based. The company owns and operates the refinery in Lingen (Emsland) and the refinery and petrochemical complex in Gelsenkirchen with the plants Scholven and Horst.
Castrol Industrial, headquartered in Mönchengladbach, develops, produces and sells high-performance lubricants and metalworking fluids for industrial applications.
Industry / sector
Company activity / products
BP operates refineries and produces fuels, heating oil and lubricants as well as petrochemical products, which are sold to wholesalers and, via petrol stations, to final customers. BP has been investing in renewable energy for many years and focuses on biofuels, wind and solar energy.
LocationsBochum, Gelsenkirchen, Hamburg, Lingen, Mönchengladbach - more than 70 countries woldwide
Number of employeesIn Germany about 4,600 employees - 74,000 employees worldwide
Internships of up to 6 months in various areas of the company. Beginner program for graduates with up to 2 years professional experience
Possible fields of study
commercial / chemical-technical (preferred)