Internship Experience UK - Investment Banking: On Demand

14 Dec 2020, noon
Application deadline was 13th December 2020, 10:00am


It’s no secret that Investment Banking is a fiercely competitive sector and gaining experience is incredibly important. This virtual internship experience will give you the tools to discover what the sector is like, understand what kind of work you'll undertake and fast track your career.

What does the Investment Banking internship experience involve?

We’ve partnered with the leading Investment Banking firms, HSBCJ.P Morgan and Macquarie to run sector specific skills sessions to boost your employability and deepen your understanding of Investment Banking. Here’s what to expect:

Sector Overviews

Take part in sector overviews and expert skills sessions delivered by teams at leading firms, giving you background into how to undertake a project as well as insights into the industry.

Real world project

Begin your work project to simulate real-life tasks you’d be responsible for during an internship at an investment banking firm. You'll benefit from the opportunity to submit your work and receive insights into how you've performed, as well as where you could improve in future. 


After you've finished the project you'll have access to a final skills session and some exclusive new content recorded for December 2020. You'll also receive a certificate on completion for all the stages of the course, which demonstrate your skills and ability to employers. 

This is a free experience and can be completed fully virtually.

Key Dates

  • 25th November - Applications open
  • 13th December - Applications close at 10am
  • 14th December - Experiences launches - you'll be sent your pack and get an invitation to a 30 minute kick off call at 12 noon  
  • 5th January - Experience finishes (submission deadlines) and a closing event at 4:00-5:15pm 

Who can attend

Open to all students and recent graduates

An interest in a career in Investment Banking, or learning more about the sector

Employers joining us


Frequently asked questions

How does it benefit my future career?

This internship experience will give you the tools to be able to understand banking lingo, differentiate between different Investment Banking activities and know how to build a useful network.

You’ll also receive insight into your performance on the sample work, as well as some top tips to help you improve and excel as you go forward in your career. At the end of the internship experience, you’ll also receive a certificate on completion which you can add to your CV and LinkedIn.

Am I eligible and how do I apply?

The Investment Banking internship experience is open to every student and recent graduate (18+). All you require is Bright Network membership, which is completely free and you can complete when you start your application. To apply, simply click the button below and fill in an application form – it takes about 10 minutes to complete.

What if I have a question?

Take a look at our FAQs page which answers common questions about the programme. For all other enquiries, contact the team at