A significant trend that emerged from the publication of the High Fliers survey yesterday, was the importance of work experience. Over one third of new hires this year will be given to graduates who have already worked for the recruiting company, either through internships, industrial placements or insight days. This increased to three quarters of all vacancies filled by City investment banks. Find out more about internships in investment banking.
According to the study, more than 80% of leading UK graduate employers offer paid work experiences for students and graduates, with a record 11,387 places. So what are you waiting for? Take a look at current internship opportunities and apply now.