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About HSBC

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We’re a recognised leader in one of the world’s biggest, most important and fast-changing industries. Joining us will see you valued for your contribution and for making a difference for our customers and clients. Yes, we’re big and international, but we are also one of the world’s most universal and connected banks. We are focused on opening up a world of opportunity - connecting customers to opportunities, enabling businesses to thrive and economies to prosper. We want to help our millions of customers fulfil their hopes and dreams.

As one of the world’s leading international banks, we have ambitious goals. We support businesses to grow and help people manage their money around the world through three global businesses: › Wealth and Personal Banking › Commercial Banking › Global Banking & Markets. These are supported by our Global Functions, and Digital Business Services teams around the world.

Global programmes

Across the globe we have a number of exciting internships and graduate programmes. We actively seek people with degrees in all disciplines. After all, diversity – of background, experience and knowledge – helps HSBC better serve our customers around the world.

What are our internship opportunities?

Our internships are the main pathway into our global graduate programmes, and are offered in our Global Businesses around the world. Our global internships are for students in their penultimate year of undergraduate study only. We have internship opportunities in Commercial Banking, Global Banking & Markets, Wealth and Personal Banking.

How do we select?

Once you’ve carefully chosen your programme, our application process is made up of 4 stages: 1. Online Application; 2. Online Immersive Assessment; 3. Job Simulation; 4. Virtual Experience Day (Assessment Centre)

Who would these roles suit

Curious learners

Good networkers

Fast and versatile learners

Customer-centric individuals

Diverse and strategic thinkers

Relationship builders

More from HSBC

Industry recognition
The UK 300 2021/22

The UK 300 2021/22

The 300 most popular graduate employers in the UK, as voted by students

Shortlisted - The most popular graduate recruiter in banking, insurance and financial services award

Shortlisted - The most popular graduate recruiter in banking, insurance and financial services award

As voted for by students. Announced at the targetjobs National Graduate Recruitment Awards 2022

Shortlisted - The most popular graduate recruiter in investment banking and investment award

Shortlisted - The most popular graduate recruiter in investment banking and investment award

As voted for by students. Announced at the targetjobs National Graduate Recruitment Awards 2022

Shortlisted - The best social mobility strategy award

Shortlisted - The best social mobility strategy award

As voted for by students. Announced at the targetjobs National Graduate Recruitment Awards 2022

Shortlisted - The best on-boarding experience award

Shortlisted - The best on-boarding experience award

As voted for by students. Announced at the targetjobs National Graduate Recruitment Awards 2022

Industry sectors
  • Banking, Insurance & Financial Services