Associate Program

The Associate Program is a stepping stone to building a long-term career at Avendus. It is a full-time program through which you will work with business teams, get first hand client facing experience and develop career enhancing skills. We hire associates who see themselves as future leaders of the organization.

Who can apply

The Associate Program is open to final year MBA students and candidates interested in joining us laterally as well.


For on campus recruitment, our recruitment dates are synced with campus placement schedules. We are open for lateral recruitment throughout the year. We accept off campus and lateral applications on our website.

Once applications are received, we shortlist candidates based on metrics, common across campuses

For campus recruitments, shortlisted candidates will have the opportunity to interact with Avendus campus representatives to get a better perspective about Avendus before recruitment day

We have a multi-panel personal interview process. Candidates must clear all rounds to be selected

What do we look for in an ideal candidate?

Alignment to Avendus Values

Our values form the bedrock of what we stand for. Alignment to our values is a crucial factor for any candidate aspiring to join us.

Desire to be a Potential Leader

Ability to think beyond the obvious and demonstrate next level leadership traits.

Analytical Thinking

Ability to think and analyze situations logically.

Corporate Finance Knowledge

Strong understanding of core concepts and application of corporate finance, accounting, investments, valuation etc.

The Associate Journey


To equip our campus associates and reinforce critical knowledge and skills, we run a comprehensive induction program. The program is conducted by a mix of in-house and external faculty and focuses on giving you an understanding of our business, culture, processes and application of concepts.

On the Job

At Avendus, associates hit the ground running – you will work closely with our business teams and clients to deliver high-quality output. You will be given a set of responsibilities and provided with the support you need to deliver.


The best learning is always on the job – more so in our business than anywhere else. You will have the opportunity to work with and learn from best-in-class investors, clients, counter-parties and deals. In addition, you will receive hands on coaching and feedback from core team members. Classroom training sessions are also organized to help you upskill.

Join us at Avendus

Connect with us on and we’ll get in touch with you.