How to apply

  1. Visit
  2. Click on ‘Apply now’
  3. Complete online form

Applications for APRA’s Graduate Program can only be made through the graduate section of the ‘Working at APRA’ page of the APRA website here.

This involves completing a resume template and application form including academic results.

Applicants will then be invited to undertake online assessments.

Shortlisted applicants will move through two further stages being a combination of a practical assessment and structured interview.

Assessment centres will be held in Sydney, interstate applicants will be required to cover their own travel costs.

More information about the Graduate Program is also available on our website or by contacting APRA’s recruitment team on (02) 9210 3000 or email

We are looking for

Graduates with a minimum credit average from accounting, actuarial, banking, commerce, econometrics, finance, financial modelling, law, mathematics, public policy and statistics. We will also consider high achieving graduates with strong research and analytical skills from all disciplines.


We offer placements in Sydney and Melbourne.

Core competencies

Analytical skills – research skills – verbal
communication skills – writing skills.


Australian citizenship or permanent residency.

Important Dates

  1. Applications open: 27 February 2017
  2. Applications close: 2 April 2017
  3. Applications screening and online testing: April-May 2017
  4. Assessment Centres (held in Sydney): 15 May, 18 May, 19 May 2017
  5. Second Stage interview: June 2017
  6. Offers made: July 2017