D-180 digital mentoring program

Mentee- Frequently Asked Questions

About the program

1- What is the D-180 virtual mentoring program?

D-180 is a virtual mentoring program, which aims to support young people along their employability journeys. Deloitte mentors will expose mentees to the world of work, support them in setting and pursuing their educational journey, provide advice for entering the job market, and act as supporting soundboard.

2- Who is eligible for D-180? Who is the target?

D-180 targets university graduates in their first few years in the workforce as well as high school, college students (age range 16 to 26 years old) across the Middle East and Cyprus to provide them with mentoring and real work exposure to Deloitte professionals.

3- Why should I apply as a mentee?
  • Get the opportunity to be mentored by a Deloitte professional and learn from his/her experience
  • Explore the world of the workplace through a series of mutually beneficial virtual meetings
  • Gain insight into work and career matters and learn from the experience of others
  • Share concepts and ideas, and solve career-related matters
  • Be challenged to improve yourself professionally and personally
4- If I am accepted into the program, what would be my time commitment? How long is the mentoring relationship?

If you are accepted into the program, you need to commit to 180 days (6 months), 2-4hours per month.

5- How will I connect with my mentor?

You will connect with your mentor virtually through conferencing platforms.

6- Will I receive a certificate at the end of the mentoring relationship?

There will be a document to acknowledge that someone participated in the D-180 mentoring program provided that the mentee has met all the needed criteria during the duration of the mentoring relationship. 

Application process

1- Which countries do I have to be a resident of to be eligible for the program?

Bahrain, Cyprus, Egypt, Iraq, Jordan, Kuwait, Lebanon, Libya, Oman, Palestinian territories, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, United Arab Emirates, Yemen

2- How do I apply?

To apply kindly fill in the application form found at the following link.

3- Can I apply if I am already in another mentoring program?

Yes, you can still apply by filling in the application form and indicating the name of the mentoring program that you are part of under the Additional information section.

4- What is the application deadline?

Applications are open on a rolling basis.

5- When will I know if I am accepted in the program?

If you are eligible for the program, our team will contact you via email, following the review of your application.

6- Will applicants undergo an interview?

Mentee applicants will be interviewed to assess and determine the mentoring fit.

7- Is there a fee for participating in D-180?

No, there is no fee for applying to the program. Furthermore, there will be no costs charged for the mentoring opportunity. 


1- What’s in it for Deloitte?

D-180 virtual mentoring program is a corporate responsibility and sustainability program by Deloitte Middle East that reinforces our commitment to our purpose and to Deloitte’s WorldClass goal of impacting 50 million people by 2030.

2- What will you do with the information that I provide?

Your information will only be used for the purpose of the program. Please read our Terms & Conditions found at the end of the application form for further information.

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