Below are further opportunities ranging from scholarships, conferences, competitions and other events that you can get involved in during the course of your studies at Warwick. More information can be found by following the links.
Warwick in Africa Applications Open
Warwick in Africa offers placements of up to seven weeks teaching either Maths or English to young people in one of our partner schools. Applications are now open until 13 January 2019. Find our more information and apply online now.
Applications Open for LSE SU Alternative Investments Conference 2019
The world's largest student conference on Hedge Funds, Private Equity and Venture Capital will take place on 21-22 January 2019 at London Marriott Hotel. Applications close on Wednesday 12 December 2018. Apply online now.
Internship and Graduate Opportunities at HSBC
HSBC is looking for new students and graduates who are motivated by this purpose and are dedicated to building a sustainable business for the long-term. They are looking for collaborative and curious thinkers, with the courage to challenge the status quo and the motivation to make a positive impact for customers and communities.
If you are interested in finding out more information and applying to their graduate and internship programmes please take a look at their careers page.
Bank of England Fintech Competition
In partnership with the Bank of England, Diversity Solutions are launching a Technology Competition on Monday 12th November at 9am. The competition is open to groups of students aged 16+ and will focus on using financial technology to improve people’s lives. The winners will have the opportunity to undertake a paid internship at the Bank of England.
For more information please visit: bankofengland.co.uk/tech-competition
Study Abroad Opportunities
The International Student Office are running presentations in H0.52 (Humanities) for any students interested in going on abroad next year as part of their degree. They will take place on:
- Wednesday 14 November at 14:00 - 16:00
- Monday 19 November at 10:00 - 12:00
- Wednesday 21 November at 14:00 - 16:00
- Wednesday 28 November at 14:00 - 16:00
If you are interested in attending, please sign up in advance.
Get into Teaching
Students who are interested in pursuing a career in teaching after graduating or just interested in ways to enter the field can simply register their interest here. There are no commitments in registering your interest so, if you find that you are no longer interested you can opt out at any time! This is an incredible opportunity to receive tailored advice and support. Here are 5 reasons to register:
- Handy hints and tips
- Support from an experienced teaching professional
- One-to-one tailored advice
- Help arranging school experience
- Access to teaching information event
For more information please contact Warwick campus ambassador for the Department for Education: Yasemin Sar (Y dot Sar at warwick dot ac dot uk)
Bloomberg Career Opportunities
Bloomberg have the following job advertisements online specifically for economics students interested in Finance related roles:
- Equity Fundamentals Analyst - Russian and Romanian Speaker
- Equity Fundamentals Analyst - Czech/Slovak speaker
- 2019 Analytics and Sales Programme
For more information regarding opportunities at Bloomberg, please reach out to your Bloomberg Campus Ambassador Tionne Tulloch-May via the details below.
LinkedIn: Tionne Tulloch-May
Are you the next Undergraduate of the Year?
The TARGETjobs Undergraduate of the Year Awards celebrates the UK's best undergraduates. It is the only undergraduate award in the UK and is widely recognised by graduate recruiters. The final shortlist of ten from each category are invited to the exclusive awards event in Canary Wharf, London on 26 April 2019 to network and dine with graduate recruiters before the winners are announced. Find out more information on the application process here.
International Statistical Institute (ISI) Competition
The International Statistical Institute (ISI) and Esri have launched a student competition using GIS in statistics, including spatial statistics, regression modelling, spatial data management, mapping, visualization and analysis.
The call for applications from student groups to enter the international poster competition using ArcGIS software is open. The application deadline is Friday 30 November, and successful applicants will have until Thursday 30 May 2019 to submit their posters for the international competition. Posters will be displayed at the ISI World Statistics Congress in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, in August 2019, where the winners will be announced.
Prizes will be awarded to first, second and third-place participants.
More information can be found here.
International Student Trips and Events
Each year, the Go Global Team in the International Student Office coordinate a whole range of events and trips for out Global Student Community - for more information on these trips and events visit the webpage here.
Warwick International Development Society - 'The Developer' Magazine
The Developer includes insights from both students and professionals from the development sphere whom share their opinions and first hand experiences. The content spans from overviews of health crises, and the role of institutions in economic growth, to the presence of a recent shift of power between developing and developed countries noticeable in the case of China. More information on the magazine can be found here.
Training Programme for Young BME Women
This programme is funded by the Higher Education Innovation Fund and the Economic and Social Research Council (ESRC) Impact Acceleration Fund (via the University of Warwick). It is supported by our official partner, Muslim Women’s Network UK which is a leading national charity working to advance the rights of women from Muslim and ethnic minority communities. The programme trains women from Black, Asian and ethnic minority communities to be active citizens and take leadership roles in political and civic life. You will attend a series of workshops, in Birmingham between June 2018 and March 2019, designed to build your knowledge of British political and civic institutions and your knowledge and practical experience of ‘doing politics.’ For more information contact Dr Khursheed Wadia at email@example.com or Ms Risha Chauhan at firstname.lastname@example.org.