Careers at BBC
The BBC is a top graduate employer in the arts and creative industries. If you’re a passionate, driven individual with a keen interest in media, then the BBC new talent scheme could be for you.
BBC Application Process
BBC Aptitude Tests
BBC Numerical Reasoning Tests
This BBC numerical reasoning test comprises of a series of questions relating to graphs, percentages and tables whereby you will be asked to analyse data and chose from a set of multiple choice answers.
These will be timed, so ensure you sit them in a quiet environment. The BBC uses SHL as its test designer.
BBC Verbal Reasoning Tests
This test comprises of a series of paragraphs which you will be required to read and then answer questions about. Your options will be True, False or Cannot Tell.
The verbal reasoning test will be assessing your analytical skills. These will be timed and you will be required to do a fair amount of reading, so make sure you are somewhere where you can concentrate.
BBC Diagrammatic and Logical Reasoning Tests
The diagrammatic and logical reasoning tests comprise of questions relating to sequences of shapes and patterns.
In each question there will be a missing step and you will be provided with a number of answers to choose from. You may be asked to sit this type of test again at the assessment day.