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PwC Assurance Intern Interview Questions & Reviews

Updated May 27, 2014
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Assurance Intern
Philadelphia, PA (US)

I applied online and the process took 2 weeks - interviewed at PwC in October 2013.

Interview Details Performed one phone interview followed by an in-office interview with three different managers within the department. Questions asked were fairly straightforward and focused on behavioral questions from experiences listed on your resume. Ample time left after questioning to ask your own questions.

Interview Question – What makes you stand out from other applicants for this position?   Answer Question


Accepted Offer

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Assurance Intern Interview

Assurance Intern
New York, NY (US)

I applied through college or university and the process took 4 weeks - interviewed at PwC.

Interview Details All behavioral. They want to get to know you as well as give you a chance to get to know them. Great experience. My only complaint would be that they don't like to consider you for other openings other than what you are applying for.


Declined Offer

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Assurance Intern Interview

Assurance Intern

Interviewed at PwC

Interview Details Typical campus interview. Socials preceded the interview. Interview was with a senior manager in the office I was interviewing for. Interview lasted thirty minutes and consisted of get to know you questions. Also, there were the typical resume questions.

Interview Question – No behavorial questions.   Answer Question

Reason for Declining – Took another offer


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Assurance Intern Interview

Assurance Intern

I applied through a recruiter and the process took 3 weeks - interviewed at PwC.

Interview Details Very enjoyable interview, great atmosphere overall. Had two interviews, with a manager and then with a partner, and then lunch with two associates. No tough questions. Everybody is very polite and friendly. Prepare some interesting questions to ask your interviewers.

Interview Question – Why audit?   Answer Question


Accepted Offer

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Assurance Intern Interview

Assurance Intern

Interviewed at PwC

Interview Details I phone interviewed with the partner and it was mostly discussing my resume and behavioral traits. I was invited to an office visit where I interviewed with other people throughout the company. Most of the interview were conversational however one interviewer asked me more technical questions to test my knowledge.

Interview Question – Explaining different excel functions   Answer Question


Declined Offer

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Assurance Intern Interview

Assurance Intern

I applied online and the process took 2 months - interviewed at PwC in March 2013.

Interview Details Online Form: Normal Basic Question
Telephone Interview: Sell Yourself, analyse one business!!!!!!!!
Assessment Centre Online- MATHS VERBAL/NON Verbal Reasoning
Group Assessment Centre: Analyse a situation in a group. Englsih and Maths Test
Telephone Interview: Speaking about where you would like to work
Face to Face Final Interview: Grilling CV and undestanding of PWC

Interview Question – What do you think youll be doing. Why would you be doing this. What dont you think youll be doing. Ask people in that industry   Answer Question


No Offer

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Assurance Intern Interview

Assurance Intern
Dubai (United Arab Emirates)

I applied online and the process took 3 months - interviewed at PwC in March 2013.

Interview Details Applied online. Then psychometric tests. Got an interview. No call back

Interview Question – What was the biggest disappointment in your life   Answer Question


No Offer

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Assurance Intern Interview

Assurance Intern

I applied through college or university and the process took 1 week - interviewed at PwC.

Interview Details Applied through campus website.
First round interview was on campus and was very basic. The interview was with a partner and he ask simple behavioral questions.

Interview Question – What was your least favorite class and why?   Answer Question


Accepted Offer

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Assurance Intern Interview

Assurance Intern
New York, NY (US)

I applied through college or university and the process took 3 weeks - interviewed at PwC.

Interview Details The process included the typical questions: where do you see yourself in 5 years, tell us about a time you worked in a team, how would your teammates describe you, etc.
A pretty straight forward process and with a little preparation you should be just fine

Interview Question – The question that caught me off guard was "Explain to me what PwC does"   Answer Question

Negotiation Details – No negotiation


Accepted Offer

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Average Interview

Assurance Intern Interview

Assurance Intern
San Jose, CA (US)

I applied through college or university and the process took 4 weeks - interviewed at PwC.

Interview Details long interview process: meet with recruiter at school and two interviews to follow. The last interview day was from 8:30am to 2pm. Got a call from the partner the same day that I got the offer.

Interview Question – No technical questions   Answer Question

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