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The Academy by Deloitte

If you're a current University of Adelaide student, due to complete your studies in 2026 or beyond, then this program is for you!

Applications are currently closed.

Are you curious about how to become career-ready before you’ve even started? Look no further. The Academy is a career-shaping program, co-designed by Deloitte and the University of Adelaide, providing a world-class and empowering educational experience for you - our leaders of tomorrow.

About the Program

The Academy is a unique industry-aligned student experience program co-designed by Deloitte and the University of Adelaide, providing students with work-integrated learning opportunities and differentiated skills. It gives participants an additional advantage in being job-ready upon completing their course and a pathway into impactful careers.

Students will become part of a supportive cohort that learns from one another and industry leaders throughout their Academy journey.

With formal and informal Academy experiences, students will build and strengthen relationships with the Deloitte network, providing valuable insights into the Deloitte culture and the opportunities available.

What to expect

Incorporated as part of an existing undergraduate degree in Arts, Business, Law, Economics, Sciences, Engineering and Technology, this newly created academy experience includes:

  • Tailored undergraduate electives co-delivered by the University and Deloitte,
  • An undergraduate paid internship with Deloitte; and
  • Extracurricular Immersive work experience opportunities.

In addition to your undergraduate degree, you will participate in a recognised postgraduate Professional Certificate in Advisory Services comprising 2 tailored courses to be completed in summer/ winter school. This additional accreditation will give you an edge when starting your career.

Keen to learn more?

More information, including a complete list of the eligibility criteria, is available at

If you're a student completing your studies in 2023, you may be interested in applying directly for our Deloitte Graduate Program.

If you're not a University of Adelaide student, please visit our Students & Graduates Hub to learn more about our other program opportunities.

How we hire

To be considered for The Academy, you will need to apply.

Our application process consists of three stages - a brief online application for you to provide your resume, an interactive assessment and an interview.

We seek individuals who demonstrate authentic communication, a collaborative approach to problem-solving, and adaptability in the face of challenges.

Your application

Hear more from Maggie on our team culture, along with tips on what we look for in our recruitment process.

Our application requires your resume and considers your work, leadership and team experience, and academic results. There is no need to attach a cover letter, your resume will provide all the information we need.

Immersive Online Assessment

Hear from Maddie on our team’s tips for completing the online assessment.

Stay tuned to your inbox, as we'll email you updates on your progress through our recruitment process.

The online assessment is an immersive, client-focussed set of virtual activities that are intended to give you a taste of what it may be like to work with us, along with helping us learn more about you.

Following the assessment, you'll receive a bespoke feedback report about your individual strengths and abilities. This isn't the outcome of your assessment, but it will provide valuable advice on developing your skills and making the most of your potential.

Digital Interview

Ben shares his advice and tips for approaching the digital interview.

You'll receive a call or email from our team advising if you're successful in progressing to our digital interview stage. Using our video interviewing platform, you'll be able to self-record your responses to a small number of questions from the comfort of your home and at a time that suits you.

It's your chance to show us your true self to help us understand who you are, how you'll fit within our team and how far your potential could take you.

Along with all stages of the process, our team will share details with you ahead of time to help you prepare.

We've got you covered!  For questions about The Academy, please go to:

The University of Adelaide

For more program information: 


Telephone: +61 8 8313 7335  or  Free-call: 1800 061 459

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