Pathfinder programme

CA Pathfinder

One application can change your world

The Investec CA Pathfinder Programme is an opportunity for us to get to know you, beyond the standard interview environment. Pathfinder is fundamental to your CA Programme application process. 

Gain insight and put theory into practice

Our 5 day CA Pathfinder vacation programme offers students, who are in the final year of their undergraduate studies, real-world banking experience and insight into the culture and dynamics of Investec. 

Network with the pros

Pathfinder gives you the opportunity to network with Investec experts and the chance to meet the CA Programme team and trainees. 

Plot your CA path

The Investec CA Pathfinder Programme is an opportunity for us to get to know you, beyond the standard interview environment. Pathfinder is fundamental to your CA Programme application process. 

Unpacking the Investec CA Pathfinder Programme:

CA pathfinder
‘During the application process and the interview, it felt like Investec was interested in getting to know me as a person above everything else.’ ‘I now know more about Investec, the banking industry and what I want to do with my career.’ ‘I am hooked and I want to be part of this family.’

Previous CA Pathfinder participants

Frequently asked questions

  • Who can apply?

    • Students  in the final year of their undergraduate degree and studying towards a CA at a SAICA accredited university
    • Students who have passed pure Maths at matric level
    • Full time students
  • How do I apply?

    One application can change your world.  

     

    • Applications for the Investec CA Programme 2022 intake open on 1 September  2020 and close 30 September 2020. 
    • Please note that there will no longer be a second application process in your CTA / PGDA / Honours year. 
    • Applications for the Investec CA Pathfinder and CA Programme  are now made at the same time. 
    • You will be required to upload and submit all the documents listed below:
      • CV
      • Matric certificate
      • Academic transcripts (all studies to date)
      • A headshot of yourself
      • Work permit* (where applicable) 

     

    CA Pathfinder 2020 will take place from 13 to 16 January 2020

    *Investec wishes to encourage and promote South Africans to further their studies and qualifications in the hope that they will contribute significantly to the economic development of the country and to fully participate in the broader South African society.If you are a permanent resident of South Africa, please upload a copy of your South African ID.If you are not a South African citizen we require a copy of a valid work permit in order to process your application. Please upload this with your documents.

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