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Mid-Year VAC Programmes

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Deloitte University Mid-Year VAC Applications are CLOSED!

Due to the Covid-19 pandemic and in support of preventing the spread of Covid-19, we will be running our Mid-Year VAC Programmes VIRTUALLY.

At this stage we are planning to run our Schools VAC Programme and Field Work Programme later in the year and will keep you updated on these dates, taking into account lockdown regulations.

What is VAC?

Our VAC programmes are aimed at School and University students who are pursuing a CA(SA) qualification. Below are the guidelines of the programmes offered for specific years of your studies.

Young Executive Programme (YEP)

This programme runs during the April and October school breaks. This information-packed programme provides insight into why choosing the Chartered Accounting qualification is a GREAT option. It will also introduce you to the firm and start showing you how auditors and accountants are way more fun than the market makes us out to be.

Introduction programme

This programme runs over two days (in Jun/Jul and Nov/Dec) and really gives you a good idea of what being a trainee is all about, what makes Deloitte and its people special and offers an introduction to our audit software.

This programme is appropriate for 1st year and 2nd year students studying on the CA Stream. 2nd Year Students who are already doing Auditing as a subject should apply for the Advanced Programme.

Advanced programme

This programme runs over three days (in Jun/Jul and Nov/Dec). The programme has been designed and formulated to give students a more practical picture of what a trainee does on a day-to-day basis, build up on the audit software teachings from our Introduction Programme and get them ready for Field Work.

This programme is appropriate for 2nd, 3rd and final year students studying on the CA Stream. 2nd Year students attending this programme need to have Auditing as a subject.

Field Work

Field Work is primarily aimed at giving Deloitte students who have completed the Advanced Programme training the opportunity to be part of a Deloitte audit engagement team. The students will assist their respective audit teams with the completion of fieldwork out at the client premises and as such, will have an opportunity to meet, work with and learn first-hand from current trainees, managers, and partners.

This programme is exclusively available to students who already have a Training Contract with Deloitte.

For any queries please contact:

Cape Town

Galiema Petersen



Kerry Lawrence   



Steffi Bauer



Nancy Lubasi



We look forward to having you at one of our Deloitte Programmes in the near future.

The Deloitte Graduate Recruitment Team


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