Visits by guest speakers from all areas of financial services complement the academic programme throughout the year. Past speakers have covered topics including IFRS & Standard Setting, Systematic/Quant Trading Strategies, Quantitative Strategies for Hedge Funds, High Frequency Trading in the Foreign Exchange Markets, and Success in the City.
WBS CareersPlus service
We offer you a comprehensive pre-arrival, student, and alumni careers service. You will have access to one-to-one career guidance appointments, CV checks and tailored mock interviews.
Workshops & guidance
You will attend a half-day course-specific KickStart Your Career workshop covering CVs and application forms, looking for jobs, networking, interviews and assessment centres.
Additional workshops, covering subjects including presentation skills, CVs and cover letters and assessment centres, are also provided throughout the year.
University careers service
You can access the careers services provided by the University's Student Careers and Skills team. The university's graduate job site, MyAdvantage lists thousands of graduate job placements and internship opportunities throughout the year, as well as a range of other useful online resources.
Our students achieve very good salaries post-degree, and we are exceptionally good at placing them into employment within three months of completion.
Warwick is the top targeted university by employers in the UK (according to the The Graduate Market 2013 report by High Fliers Research) and we have strong links with many recruiters.
Graduates of our MSc in Finance typically go into roles in high finance.
|Barclays Capital||Equities Analyst|
|BNP Paribas||STIR Derivatives Trader|
|Central Bank Egypt||Senior Financial Analyst|
|Deutsche Bank||Liquidity Risk Analyst|
|Ernst & Young||Tax & Regulatory Services Consultant|
|J.P. Morgan||Equity Capital Markets Analyst|
|Old Mutual Asset Managers||Research Analyst|
|Threadneedle Asset Management||Investment Risk Analyst|
|World Bank Senior||Finance Specialist|