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The following opportunities are available.  Caution: links might change.


1. Amazon

Various university recruiting programmes in different locations.

2. Bank of America

Offering pre-internships and internships in London and elsewhere.

3. Bank of England

First year internships that run for six weeks giving you the opportunity to support a team on a specific project across all areas of the Bank, from procurement to monetary policy and banking supervision.

4. Barclays

Spring Analyst Programme is now open for applications with opportunities including Front Office, Functions and Technology.

5. BlackRock

Applications are now open for the EMEA Insight programme. It offers an overview of the investment management industry and the opportunity to be fast-tracked to the Summer programme.

6. BNP Paribas

Check out their Discovery Days programme and other opportunities.

7. BP

Several insight and internship programmes for business-oriented students.

8. Capco

Summer internship programme with a global business and technology consultancy dedicated  to the financial services industry.

9. Citi

Various opportunities through Citi’s University Programme.

10. Credit Suisse

Currently advertising their Insights programme.

11. Deloitte

Spring into Deloitte, a two-day residential course covering areas including technology and tax.

12. Deutsche Bank

DB Discover offers a range of programmes covering areas including IT, global banking, corporate finance and more.

13. EY

Offers a Discover EY two-day programme in audit and tax aimed at first year students.

14. Goldman Sachs

Offers an internship programme covering different divisions.

15. Google

Yes, they even hire economists.

16. HSBC

Eight-week summer internships and more opportunities in different locations.

17. ICAP

Industry Insight programme and summer internships in broking and e-commerce.

18. JP Morgan

Positions in areas including markets, asset management, investment banking, technology and risk.

19. KPMG

Offers paid work experience in various undergraduate programmes.

20. Lloyds

More than a dozen different programmes to choose from.

21. Microsoft

It’s not only about software.

22. Morgan Stanley

Career opportunities for students and recent graduates.

23. Nomura

Apprenticeships, pre-internships, internships and graduate programmes.

24. PwC

Talent Academies and Summer Internships. They also offer a Women in Business programme.

25. Rothschild

Spring Insight programme for first year students, internships and graduate programmes for final year students or recent graduates.

26. RBS

Apprenticeships and internships are available. Female Insight Week is focused in Risk, Commercial, Business Technology, and Analysis & Business Solutions.

27. Siemens

Year-long placements and summer internships.

28. UBS

Opportunities to learn about key business areas, strategy, culture and values.

29. Unilever

Programmes in a range of business areas including financial management, open to all degree disciplines.

30. Willis Towers Watson

Opportunities in different business segments.