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Applying to KPMG

We know how busy you are and when you are studying or working the last thing you need is a long and stressful application process, so we have done our best to make the KPMG application process as straightforward as possible, and enable you to show us your potential. To ensure that you are prepared, we recommend that you explore the information provided in this section.

Our virtual application process is designed not only for us to understand more about you, but also to give you an insight into what life is like at KPMG and whether we are the clear choice for you.

If you are unable to find the information you are looking for, or have any other questions, please refer to our FAQs or contact us.

Please note that if your preferred location isn’t available right now, you can join our Talent Community and be the first to know about any new openings. As a member, you’ll receive updates on any roles that become available in the business area and location of your choice.

Our application process

Find out more about our application process, so you know what to expect when you apply.

Practice assessment

Have a practice before you take our assessment, to help you perform at your best.

Is KPMG right for me?

During the recruitment process, we want to understand if your strengths are aligned with those required for success at KPMG. This will help us to know whether you would enjoy working here and have the potential to succeed.

Career Motivation

We want to see that you've thought about why you want to work for us in particular, and have thought carefully about your chosen programme and location.

Career Motivation

Drive Quality

To ensure that as a firm we achieve exceptional results, you will need to use your initiative to consistently deliver exceptional output.

Drive Quality

Demonstrate Integrity

It is critical that all colleagues support an ethical environment; valuing the rules and always acting and making decisions in accordance with regulations.

Demonstrate Integrity

Critical Thinker

We'll provide you with the autonomy to make decisions, so we need to be sure you have the ability to critically evaluate and interpret information.

Critical Thinker

Resilient Performer

We've all faced times when challenges must be overcome to achieve a goal. What's important is how you react.

Resilient Performer

Leverage Technology

Technology is changing how we work, and it is important that we embrace new technologies and are motivated to know about the latest disrupters.

Leverage Technology

Communicate Effectively

To make a positive lasting impression with colleagues and clients, you must be able to communicate passionately and professionally.

Communicate Effectively

Foster Innovation

We work in an environment of increasing change. Colleagues are required to be comfortable with uncertainty and flexible with their approach to new tasks.

Foster Innovation

Credible Connector

Building deep relationships is a big part of success at KPMG. We're looking for people who thrive working in a team and enjoy discussing ideas.

Credible Connector

Show Curiosity

If you want to develop both professionally and personally, we can offer you the tools to go far but you'll drive a big part of that journey yourself.

Curiosity

Purposeful Collaborator

Everyone brings a unique perspective, and diversity of thought and experience ensures that we deliver our best results.

Purposeful Collaborator

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When preparing for our assessments you should consider your own strengths and motivations, and how these compare with what we look for at KPMG.

More information on applying to KPMG

Application process

This is an important moment in your career. Show us you have the skills, aspirations and experience we’re looking for and you’ll discover a diverse community of bright minds at KPMG.

Is KPMG right for me?

During the recruitment process you will be assessed against the strengths that are key to success at KPMG. Find out more here.

International students

If applying to the KPMG Graduate programmes in the UK, there are specific right to work and eligibility requirements you'll need to provide. Find out more here.

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