Banking & Finance

Careers in the banking & finance industry continue to be some of the most sought-after in the world, boasting high salaries in a wide range of large and small companies. The sector has various arms including banking, corporate and personal finance, wealth management, credit and risk management, investment and lots more. Jobs in this industry would require you to manage money and assets privately or through banks and investment corporations. While most banks will welcome graduates from any discipline, you will need to be able to demonstrate an interest in financial markets, as well as the relevant skills which can be acquired through an internship. Graduate jobs in Fintech are also both widely available and extremely competitive. Fintech roles will require either a technology-based degree or relevant IT experience. Undergraduate experience like internships and placements are crucial in this industry, whether you plan on heading for the Big Four, a big bank or a smaller organisation.