Bank of England Sponsorship and Internship (Potential Sponsoring Organisation)
Reference Number: P168
Key Award Information
The Bank of England offers postgraduate internships and sponsorship to students who are looking to undertake postgraduate study in economics and or finance before joining the Bank. Postgraduate job offers to join the Bank (after completion of postgraduate studies) will be made to outstanding performers at the end of the summer. This scheme is subject to a number of conditions which will be made clear when a sponsorship offer is made.
Students who are successful during the selection process will be offered: a 6-8 week internship during the summer after graduation, for which they will be paid £85 per day, plus sponsorship of MSc/MPhil fees for 1 year (or one year of a two-year course) in economics and/or finance (to be studied in the UK). Postgraduate job offers to join the Bank (after completion of postgraduate studies) and payment of £11,250 living expenses will be made to outstanding performers at the end of the summer internship.
Residency: All nationalities; candidates must be eligible to work in the UK after graduation.
Academic Criteria: For all Bank schemes you must have, or expect to obtain, a minimum of 300 UCAS points from three A-levels (excluding General Studies), or equivalent; a minimum 2.1 degree and eligibility to work in the UK. We will take work experience into consideration in lieu of UCAS points. Any degree discipline will be considered, although strong analytical skills are essential. We seek to recruit intellectually excellent individuals, from a range of academic backgrounds, as shown in our profiles. However, the key discipline in the Bank, and the working language of the Bank, is economics.
How to Apply
We will be accepting applications from September to December annually. Our selection process takes place in January/February.
Applications must be made via the website: www.bankofenglandjobs.co.uk/apply.
For further information, please contact:
Recruitment hotline: 020 7601 5577.