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Graduates & students

Graduates & students

At KPMG, no career is ever the same. No matter where you want to go, we'll help you get there. Your journey starts here.

At KPMG, no matter where you want to go in your career, we’ll help you get there.

If you’re considering a career with KPMG, our Graduate Program is where it all begins. We understand that every graduate is on their own unique journey. That’s why our programs are designed to allow you to explore your strengths and abilities further.

At KPMG, we want you to discover the path that excites you most. After all, when you find a practice area you love, you’ll reach your potential that much faster.

It goes without saying that we’re looking for graduates who are passionate and curious – smart individuals who are seeking a challenging and rewarding career.

Here, you'll be part of an outstanding team working across a diverse client list. You’ll be dealing with complex issues that will stretch your thinking. And you’ll have opportunities to learn and grow unlike anywhere else.

The KPMG advantage

  • We'll support you with ongoing training, structured development programs and a dedicated mentor.
  • We'll offer you a career pathway that allows you to develop as fast as your ability allows.
  • Through our global network, we offer opportunities for overseas secondments.
  • Our Corporate Citizenship programs give you the opportunity to use your skills for the benefit of the wider community.


You can learn more about our different business groups and find out where a KPMG career could take you on our Graduate Careers Portal.

Applications for the 2020 Graduate program and the 2019/20 Vacationer program will open very soon. Please see below for key dates.

If you are seeking a career within the Commercial Law or Tax Controversy team, view our information pages for opening and closing dates.


2020 Graduate Program
 Applications Date  Location
Open 18 February 2019 All locations
Close 10 March 2019 Melbourne & Sydney
Close 24 March 2019 Canberra, Brisbane, Perth, Adelaide & Regions


2019/2020 Vacationer Program
Date  Location
Open 18 February 2019 All locations
Close 7 April 2019 All locations


2019 KPMG Foundations Program
Applications Date  Location
Open Early August 2019 All locations


KPMG Career Launchpad – Graduates
Applications Date Location
Open 2nd April 2019 Darwin & Wollongong
Open 9th April 2019 Sydney and Melbourne
Open 11th April 2019 Perth
Open 16th April 2019 Canberra and Adelaide
Open 24th April 2019 Brisbane


KPMG Career Launchpad – Vacationers
Applications Date Location
Open 14th May 2019 Perth, Brisbane and Canberra
Open 16th May 2019 Adelaide and all regions
Open 21st May 2019 Sydney and Melbourne

International students are eligible to apply for our Graduate Program.


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