Grow At Accenture

One of the best reasons to join Accenture is the people. We are a global collective of diverse talent on a mission to change the way the world works and lives.

At our core, we are innovators who help clients around the world apply innovation and intelligence to improve their business. This could mean helping them to substantially improve their performance using digital technologies, adopt design thinking methodologies to solve complex problems, or disrupt the market with new products and services.

Our graduate programme is designed to optimise growth opportunities by providing individual careers counsellors, innovative tools, early exposure to clients, and top-rated training and development. We offer a competitive starting salary and benefits packages, in addition to over 20 clubs and societies.

Graduate Opportunities

Our programme comprises of three highly-flexible career paths; Consulting, Analytics and Technology. Each offer unparalleled opportunities to develop expertise with amazing clients, in a broad range of industries.

As part of the:

Analytics Graduate Programme, you will receive specific training and exposure to develop analytics-based competencies including data management, visualisation, advanced analytics, cognitive computing and analytics strategy.

Consulting Graduate Programme, you will kick-start your career working with clients to understand and deliver innovative solutions to their unique business problems.

Technology Graduate Programme, you will develop, deploy and maintain the systems and software that underpin our clients’ businesses. By collaborating with other teams, you will ensure the design, implementation and delivery is optimised to drive operational excellence.

There are three streams to choose from in Technology;

  • Business & Technology where you'll work across and oversee each phase of a project
  • Software Engineering where you'll be developing cutting-edge technology
  • Cyber Security where you'll be helping protect our clients

How to apply to the graduate programme

Visit to find out more about the graduate opportunities within Accenture and view our online brochure.

Internship opportunities

The best way to find out what it’s like to work at Accenture is to try it out. Develop your skills and knowledge on live projects, experiencing real challenges while making new friends and connections.

  • You’ll receive a competitive salary
  • Opportunity to automatically progress directly to the final interview stage of our Graduate Programme
  • Clubs and societies so you’re certain to have a great time inside of work and out
  • Set your own objectives and drive your performance in soft skills, knowledge, applications and abilities

How to apply for internships

Our internship programmes are open to Third Level Students in their penultimate year of study and you need to be on track for a 2.1 in your degree.

We also offer work placements which can be applied for through your careers office, except for our three-month Summer Internship which you can apply to online in February 2019.


Graduate profiles

    • Brian – Consulting Analyst

      "For me, the standout quality of Accenture is their people. Their willingness to learn and help you with anything, both professionally and personally, is truly inspiring and encouraging. The... Read more

    • Owen – Technology Analyst

      "Since joining Accenture, I’ve been given great insight into the tech world by dealing with some of the world’s largest companies, which has improved my analytical and client-side skills."

    • Niamh – Analytics Analyst

      "I joined Accenture as I wanted to use my maths and programming background to create analytical solutions, that would be applied to real-world problems. I was drawn to Accenture’s commitment to... Read more

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