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Internship for Accounting Students

Placement Type: Internship (400-500hrs)

Placement Description:

This internship seeks to support you as an accountancy student throughout your university studies whilst preparing you for your future within PwC. The programme is structured around stepping stones which will equip you with the values and work ethic that truly define what PwC is all about – building client relationships, enhancing values, putting ourselves in others’ shoes and sharing & collaborating. This will incorporate the following : - Business skills sessions, designed to complement your technical skills with softer skills relevant to your professional career - Participation in PwC’s Corporate Social Responsibility programme giving you the chance to join us in making a difference to the community we work in - Opportunity to present your experience to our management group to help you build confidence and work on your presentation skills - Dedicated tutorial sessions based on specific university study units to be covered during your Masters in Accountancy - Job shadowing in each of the 4 lines of service (Assurance, Advisory, Tax and CAS) to learn more about PwC’s work practices - A personal coach assigned to you for individual attention - Summer work to provide you, as a 4th year Accountancy student, with 300 hours of relevant on the job experience - Consistent academic support throughout your university years and specialised advice to assist you with your dissertation For more information, please refer to our brochure :

Skills Gained and Learning Opportunities:

- Strong analytical skills - interpersonal and communication skills (both verbal and written) - personal effectiveness and teamwork - ability to work under pressure

Total Number of Hours: 580 hours over a 5 year period

Period of Placement: (If Start Date/End Date are blank, the Placement is "open")

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Remuneration: More information will be given at interview stage


- Any 1st year to 5th year student at the University of Malta studying accountancy - Excellent written and communication skills in English

Other Qualities:

Host Organisation Name: PwC Malta

Host Organisation Description:

PwC Malta helps organisations and individuals create the value they’re looking for. We’re a member of the PwC network of firms in 157 countries with more than 208,000 people. We’re committed to delivering quality in assurance, tax and advisory services. Find out more by visiting us at

Host Organisation Address:

78, Mill Street, Qormi

Name of Contact Person at Host Organisation: Lisa Pullicino

Phone Number: 21247000

Selection of Candidate: Best candidate

When you click on APPLY for this placement you will be directed to an email message which you may edit as your cover letter. Before sending the email, do not forget to go through the following checklist:

  1. Edit the email as your covering letter or attach your covering letter
  2. Attach your CV
  3. Ensure that the email is sent directly to the email of the ‘Host Organisation Contact Person’
  4. Keep the DegreePlus Office in copy ( in the application email, and
  5. You are also to keep the DegreePlus Office informed of any positive feedback received from the Host Organisation.


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