A PwC internship – lots of experience in just a few months 

Whether it's in audit, tax and legal, consulting or marketing, with PwC you're sure to find an internship matching your educational background and focus. We've got exciting tasks and challenging clients waiting – so you'll never get bored.

Internship Details

  • Requirements: Preferably you are in your fourth semester at university or university of applied sciences.
  • Duration: Approximately 6 months

    Our areas where you can do an internship:
  • Trade, Industries and Services
  • Financial Services
  • Other Assurance Services

Tax and Legal

  • Corporate Tax
  • Value Added Tax
  • Legal


  • Deals
  • Consulting
Internal Firm Services
  • Marketing
  • PR and Communications

Your Application

Have we got you interested? Then applying online is only a click away – preferably about six months before you would like to start your internship with us. If audit is your field of interest, we would recommend an internship running from October to April. We have lots of work available then, which means plenty of real opportunities for you to gain practical experience.

Your start with us – From theory into practice

During our two "Take-off Days" – your induction sessions – you'll learn the PwC essentials.Then you’ll start learning the ropes under the guidance of your coach. During this time you’ll also have your own personal buddy who’s there to share his or her experience and make sure you quickly feel at home with us and in your team. And then you’re off. At this point you’ll get to take on responsibility within your team and for clients. To help you make the most of your potential, your teammates will challenge and encourage you every single day. Your coach will also give you regular feedback to help you monitor your personal and professional development.

PwC Internship Day

It’s good to be together with people of like mind. So twice a year we invite all interns at PwC in Switzerland to an exciting and inspiring Internship Day. One of the highlights is lunch with our Management- or Executive Board, where you’ll get the chance to get answers to any questions you’ve always wanted to ask. The experience, international network and insights into the professional world you gain on your internship will be a huge asset when you’re back at university. In addition you will be able to take part in further internship events such us internship lunch’s and breafkfast’s.

We stay in touch after your internship

After your Internship, you can become a member of our talent pool and you’ll enable us to stay in touch with PwC. That means you can expect:

  • The Talent Pool newsletter, with news and useful information, including the latest job vacancies
  • Discounts on things like study materials to help make your life as a student easier
  • Free printing of your bachelor’s or master’s thesis
  • Networking and social events, including our round tables and after-work parties.

Would you be keen on an internship abroad? Then please contact our network partners directly. Contact details can be found on our global Career Website.

What is it like to work in Assurance at PwC?

This is the deal: We offer you a lot, and expect plenty in return.


Luzia Kuhn

Human Capital Marketing & Recruitment, Zurich, PwC Switzerland

+41 58 792 44 97


Patricia Schmitz

Human Capital Marketing & Recruitment, Zürich, PwC Switzerland

+41 58 792 13 64


Contact us

Julia Knecht

Recruitment, PwC Switzerland

Tel: +41 58 792 12 57