About Us

When we started as Australia’s first company in 1817, we wanted to deliver exceptional service and to help the Australian economy thrive. More than 200 years later, our goals remain the same. Our values – Integrity, Service, One Team, Courage and Achievement – describe what we stand for, what we believe in and reflect our aspiration to be one of the world’s great service companies.


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Applications for the 2021 Summer Internship Program will open mid-2021. 

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Graduate Programs

The Westpac Graduate Program offers you more than just an ordinary job. The program offers a unique and rewarding experience to accelerate your development, provide you with a platform to fulfil your goals and build your talent for the future. You could be helping make money available 24/7, embracing technology, helping customers and businesses prosper, trading, managing property and so much more.


It’s a fun, rewarding experience that will accelerate your personal and professional development, providing you a platform to fulfill your goals. We want to challenge you – you can expect to contribute from day one and make an impact to our business. You’ll be part of an inclusive workplace where everyone can bring their whole selves to work. In addition, you’ll experience opportunities to get involved in great community, volunteering and sustainability initiatives.


As a graduate, you will gain experience across a range of areas within your selected Business Area. You will gain hands-on experience across several rotations, where you are an integral part of the team. We also support your development with a structured program that includes regular professional development sessions with the central Graduate team. 


Summer Internships

Our paid Summer Internship Program is a great way to explore a career with Westpac Group and give you a taste of what it is like to work for us. It is designed to ensure that our interns get an insight into the diverse opportunities at Westpac Group – allowing you to make an informed career decision. 

You will receive on-the-job training, as well as regular lunch and learn sessions with the central Graduate Team, while contributing to business unit projects and assisting your assigned team.

Penultimate year students are eligible for our Summer Internship Program. 



Institutional Bank (Global Transaction Services, Financial Markets & Treasury, Corporate & Institutional Banking). 

Other departments include Technology, Financial Services, Risk, Transformation and Digital services.   


Office Locations

Most of our graduate and intern positions are in Sydney, however select programs have graduate positions available interstate and we have opportunities in NSW, VIC, QLD, SA and WA.


Application Process

There are four key steps to the application journey:

  • Your Application – this is completed online and will take 10 minutes to submit. 

  • Online Assessments – after screening, you may be invited to complete a series of online assessments, comprised of a culture fit assessment and cognitive ability testing – to help us determine your alignment to our values and suitability for the role. 

  • Video Interview – a pre-recorded series of questions allowing us to learn a little more about you and your motivation for wanting to work at Westpac and in your chosen business area. 

  • Assessment Centre – this is a half-day assessment centre comprised of several different activities, and an opportunity to meet with our business representatives and current graduates. 

How to Apply

Visit https://graduates.westpacgroup.com.au/home for more information