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. We regularly post job opportunities, events and workshops on our bespoke online learning environment my.wbs.
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.
Workshops & guidance
You will have the opportunity to attend workshops covering CVs and application forms, looking for jobs, networking, interviews and assessment centres in Term 1, and access to a careers coach with specialist knowledge of your course.
Additional workshops including networking, 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 excellent salaries post-degree, and we are exceptionally good at placing them into employment within three months of completion.
Warwick is ranked number one targeted university by the largest number of top employers in 2016-2017 according to research by High Fliers 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|