Graduates and Interns

Our programs

Start your story at Macquarie

Whether you are studying science, maths, finance, arts or anything else, there is a place for you at Macquarie. We welcome students from all degree backgrounds who are in their final year or have graduated within 12 months, and are keen to roll up their sleeves, eager to learn and want to contribute from day one. 

Graduate Program

Our Graduate Program offers a learning environment designed to create our future leaders. We’re looking for the best minds to help manage, develop, advise, finance and trade.

You’ll make a genuine impact and, regardless of what you do, you’ll help us build a better future —whether it’s working on projects that accelerate the green energy transition, help sustain global food supplies, finance social housing projects or invest in essential infrastructure. 

Our 12-24 month structured program is designed with your interests in mind. You’ll receive hands-on and formal training, be supported and mentored by your peers and leaders, as well as through the Graduate Development Program. 

You’ll start with an induction at our headquarters in Sydney where you’ll meet your grad cohort before commencing the program to kickstart your career. 

Applications open from February-March of each year and final year students, or those who have completed their studies within the last 12-months are eligible to apply. 

Our Graduate Program commences in February of each year.

Summer Internship Program

Are you interested in the financial services industry? Regardless of what you are studying you can join our Summer Internship Program for 10-12 weeks of hands-on experience. 

You’ll get to work on real projects from your first day, develop and utilise new skills, explore interesting fields and do challenging work. 

Put your learnings to work in a global business, build a professional network and learn from business leaders. 

Summer Interns are eligible to be fast-tracked for our Graduate Program.

Applications open from May-August of each year and penultimate year students are eligible to apply. Our Summer Intern Program commences in November of each year.

Winter Development Program

Are you a science, technology, engineering or maths student, or a female student from any degree discipline, in your penultimate year of study?

Join our Winter Development Program in Macquarie Capital, where you will gain exposure to our global corporate M&A, advisory, investing, development and equities capabilities. You’ll get insight into transactions across the full spectrum of capital solutions from debt, equity, and private capital raising and financing to investing our own capital to enable new opportunities.

Applications open from February-March of each year and penultimate year students are eligible to apply. The program runs in July of each year.

Explore opportunities

As a Graduate or Intern at Macquarie, you’ll be part of a talented global team. Instinctively entrepreneurial. Ambitious in nature. Determined to succeed.

Explore our opportunities by business group.

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