The Academy

Tomorrow won’t be powered by yesterday’s ideas

Your future success will require innovative thinking, bold ambition and boundless passion. Deloitte and the University of Adelaide’s co-designed new student experience fuels all three, putting you in a prime position to not only secure full-time employment, but immediately perform at a high, professional level.

Empowering future leaders

The Academy is a world-class, industry-aligned student experience program co-designed by Deloitte—one of the world’s largest and most successful professional services firms—and the University of Adelaide.

The experience

The Academy experience

As a participant you will become part of a supportive student cohort that learns from one another and industry leaders throughout your study journey. Formal and informal experiences will allow you to build and strengthen relationships within the Deloitte network, providing valuable insights into Deloitte’s culture and career opportunities.

This new student experience builds on the University of Adelaide’s undergraduate degrees in Arts, Business, Law, Economics, Sciences, Engineering and Technology to give you valuable added capabilities in:

  • business acumen
  • self-leadership
  • advisory, technology and social skills.
  • Professionally aligned electives

  • Paid internships with Deloitte

  • Immersive work and project experiences with Deloitte

Come face-to-face with professional life

Come face-to-face with professional life

While the Academy is a hybrid program (online and in-person), its immersive components are focused on delivering impactful and relevant face-to-face events.

These will help you further shape your business readiness, and strengthen your relationships with your cohort, Deloitte peers and industry.

You’ll also participate in a Deloitte paid internship, giving you significant real-world client exposure, multiple networking opportunities and relevant professional training.



To participate in the Academy you must be enrolled and completing your undergraduate studies at the University of Adelaide in one of the degrees listed in the following study areas:


Students currently enrolled in a University of Adelaide undergraduate program will be invited to apply via a competitive process led by Deloitte. The application and review process will take into consideration a student’s work, leadership and team experience, and their academic results. Applicants will need to submit their resume, complete an interactive assessment and attend an interview.

To be the first to hear about applications opening, be sure to register your interest below.

Register your interest

The Academy will formally launch in 2023, with applications opening in semester one.

But if you think it sounds like the right kind of unique learning and career journey to help you discover your place as a professional, or give you the edge you’re looking for, you can register your interest with us right now.

Hit the button below, give us your details, and we’ll keep you informed on the Academy’s progress every step of the way.

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