Graduate Programme

Accenture Ireland’s Graduate Programme

Applications to our 2022 Graduate Programme will open in September. See below for links to our six streams and information on how to apply.


What we do

Why Join Accenture and Work with Us?

Your career is about what you want to be and who you want to be. It's about bringing your skills, your curiosity and your best true self to your work. Here you'll match your ingenuity with the latest technology to make incredible things.

We offer six graduate streams. Apply today for Analytics | Consulting | Business & Technology Integration | Cyber security | Software Engineering | Interactive (Design | Digital)

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What’s on offer

Accenture offers exceptional development opportunities and an attractive rewards package, in addition to a competitive salary. Our rewards package includes private healthcare, paid overtime, pension – and so much more. It’s the ideal start to your career. Visit our What's on Offer page for full details


Diverse & Innovative Work

Every day is different at Accenture. We reinvent the way every job is done for our 4,000+ clients across 40 industries. We want employees to try out multiple areas of the business.

Design and Innovation

Career Progression

We strive to support our graduate employees to promotion within approx. three years of joining. You'll get extensive training and a dedicated careers counsellor to help you progress.


Training & Development

We provide online, classroom and on-the-job training to help students transition from university to the workplace. Training topics range from Design Thinking to Storytelling.


Inclusive & Social Culture

A culture of equality is essential to us. It’s what drives innovation. People are more likely to be innovative if they have the freedom to be creative, feel respected and valued.

Making a Difference

We take our responsibility for the future of the company and the planet, seriously. We ensure everything we do—for our clients, people and communities—is done with integrity.


Rewards & Benefits

Attracting, developing and retaining the best talent is key to our success. That’s why our package is so competitive – at every level. Visit our What’s on Offer page for more.

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Six streams to choose from

Our Graduate Programme consists of 6 streams: Business & Technology Integration, Software Engineering, Cyber Security, Analytics, Consulting and Interactive. Our new Interactive stream offers two pathways to graduates: Design and Digital.



The Analytics team unlock trapped value for our clients and bring them closer to their customers by translating data into meaningful and actionable insights.


Consulting grads work with Accenture employees to investigate our clients’ most complex challenges – and create solutions.

Business & Technology Integration

This stream does not require coding experience, just a passion for technology. The B&TI stream offers fast-paced career progression and is similar in nature to consulting.

Cyber Security

Work on pioneering solutions, gaining experience with industry leading clients in our Cyber Security stream. Technical knowledge is required for applicants to this stream.

Software Engineering

Turn ideas into differentiation and gain skills across all areas of tech in this in-demand area. Some coding knowledge is required for our Software Engineering stream.


Design, build, communicate and run experiences which improve the quality and equality of human lives.

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Application timeline

Our application process includes two online tasks and two interviews. Please visit our How to Apply webpage for full details, dates and tips.


1. Online Application

The application window for the 2022 Grad Programme will open in September 2021.

Training & Development

2. Discovery Portal

If you seem suitable for the role, you’ll be invited to the Discovery Portal stage, within 5 working days. It’s a series of short assessments and typically takes 1 hour to complete, but there’s no time limit.


3. Virtual Assessment

Two weeks after the close of applications you may be invited for an interview and virtual assessment. The assessment focuses on solving problems in a virtual environment.


4. Final Interview

The final stage in the application process is a formal one-to-one interview with an Accenture Senior Manager or Managing Director.

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Awards and recognition

Year after year, Accenture is recognised worldwide not only for business performance but also for inclusion and diversity.


Fortune’s World’s Most Admired Companies

17 consecutive years


DiversityInc's Top 50 Companies for Diversity

13 consecutive years


CR Magazine's 100 Best Corporate Citizens

10 consecutive years

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