How to Apply

Jump start your career by participating in one of our internship, full-time or graduate hiring programs. Below is information about the type of candidates we are looking for, and our application process.

What We Look For

It doesn't matter whether or not you are a Finance major. Our undergraduate and graduate employees come from a wide range of backgrounds, bringing their different experiences and viewpoints to everything we do. For many of our student programs, we consider candidates from virtually every area of study.

Our employees have a wide range of experiences, interests and degrees, but they all share a desire to achieve excellence and a curiosity to learn new things. We're looking for:

  • Leaders who engender loyalty, assume responsibility and mobilize others.
  • Critical thinkers with excellent problem-solving skills.
  • Self-starters who achieve significant results.
  • Adaptable team members who can build and support strong relationships.
  • Communicators who are skilled in articulating and listening.
  • Principled contributors who are committed to the highest standards of ethical behavior.

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Applying Online

We offer internships, full-time and graduate programs in locations around the globe. Before you apply, read about our programs in your region to find the internships that best suit your interests, experience and timeline.

You can also learn about the programs we offer by attending recruitment fairs, attending On-Campus Events, inquiring with your campus career office or through our Virtual Recruiting webinars. This is a way to connect with Credit Suisse, even if we are not able to meet you on campus.

When you apply, you will be asked for a résumé/ CV, with the option to submit a cover letter of your own. Read our Recruiting Tips to learn more about how to write an excellent résumé/CV and cover letter. You can apply to up to two programs globally, across all regions and businesses.

Recruitment Deadlines

In Switzerland we recruit for Career Start and Internship positions all year long.

For other regions, application deadlines vary by program and region, so please check the table below for information about your program and region.

Region Title Function/Division Deadline Program Start
Americas Summer Analyst Asset Management September 30, 2020 June, 2021
Americas Summer Analyst GM: Equity Research September 30, 2020 June, 2021
Americas Summer Associate GM: Equity Research December 1, 2020 June, 2021
Americas Summer Analyst GM: Sales & Trading September 30, 2020 June, 2021
Americas Summer Analyst GM: Securitized Products September 30, 2020 June, 2021
Americas Summer Analyst IBCM September 1, 2020 June, 2021
Americas Summer Associate IBCM December 1, 2020 June, 2021
Americas Quantitative Summer Institute Quantitative Strategies Group September 30, 2020 June, 2021
Americas Summer Analyst Technology (IT)
  • NY: September 30, 2020
  • Raleigh: October 14, 2020
June, 2021
Americas Summer Analyst Risk
  • NY: September 30, 2020
  • Raleigh: October 14, 2020
June, 2021
Americas Summer Analyst

Internal Audit

  • NY: September 30, 2020
  • Raleigh: October 14, 2020
June, 2021
Americas Full Time Analyst Compliance October 14, 2020 September, 2021
APAC (Australia – Melbourne, Sydney) Winter Analyst IBCM March 17, 2020; 12pm AEST June, 2021
APAC (Australia – Melbourne, Sydney) Winter Analyst Equities May 12, 2020;
12pm AEST
June, 2021
APAC (Australia – Melbourne) Summer Analyst IBCM / Equities / Private Banking July 14, 2020; 12pm AEST November, 2020
APAC (Singapore) – For only students studying in Australia and New Zealand Off Cycle Analyst IBCM July 14, 2020; 12pm AEST November, 2020
APAC (Australia – Sydney) Summer Analyst IBCM / Equities / Private Banking

July 28, 2020; 12pm AEST

November, 2020
APAC (Japan) – For students studying at non-Japanese institutions Summer Analyst APAC Markets: Equities Sales and Trading and Equity Research
September 30, 2020; 12pm JST
July, 2021
APAC (Singapore) Summer Analyst IBCM
  • Europe / US application deadline: September 6, 2020
  • Singapore local school / APAC application deadline: September 27, 2020
June, 2021
APAC (Hong Kong SAR, China) Summer Analyst IBCM October 4, 2020 (positions will be filled on an ongoing basis) June, 2021
APAC (Hong Kong SAR, China) Summer Analyst APAC Markets: Equities Sales and Trading October 4, 2020 June, 2021
APAC (Hong Kong SAR, China) Summer Analyst APAC Markets: Solutions (Equity Derivatives) October 4, 2020 June, 2021
APAC (Singapore) Summer Analyst APAC Markets: Solutions (Equity Derivatives) October 4, 2020 June, 2021
APAC (Hong Kong SAR, China) Summer Analyst Asset Finance October 4, 2020 June, 2021
APAC (Singapore) Summer Analyst Private Banking October 4, 2020 June, 2021
APAC (Hong Kong SAR, China) Summer Analyst / Associate Quants Trading October 4, 2020 June, 2021
APAC (Hong Kong SAR, China & Singapore) Summer Analyst Technology (IT) October 11, 2020 June, 2021
APAC (Singapore) Summer Analyst Risk October 11, 2020 June, 2021
APAC (Hong Kong SAR, China) Summer Associate APAC Markets: Equity Research November 20, 2020 June, 2021
APAC (Japan) Summer Associate APAC Markets: Equity Research December 30, 2020 July, 2021
EMEA Summer Analyst GM: Equity Research December 6, 2020 June, 2021
EMEA Summer Analyst IWM: PFG December 6, 2020 June, 2021
EMEA Summer Analyst IBCM December 6, 2020 June, 2021
EMEA Summer Analyst GM: Sales, Trading & Structuring December 6, 2020 June, 2021
EMEA Summer Analyst Technology (IT) December 6, 2020 June, 2021
EMEA Quantitative Summer Institute Quantitative Strategies Group January 17, 2021 June, 2021
EMEA Summer Associate IBCM January 17, 2021 June, 2021
EMEA Summer Associate GM: HOLT January 17, 2021 June, 2021
EMEA Spring Insight Program GM & IBCM January 17, 2021 March, 2021
EMEA Spring Insight Program Technology (IT) January 17, 2021 March, 2021
EMEA Industrial Placement Technology (IT) December 6, 2020 April, 2021
EMEA Steps to Success GM & IBCM  January 10, 2021 August, 2021
EMEA Final Year Analyst IBCM January 17, 2021 September, 2021
EMEA Summer Analyst  Dublin Prime December 6, 2020  June, 2021
EMEA Summer Analyst  GM: Sector Strategy  December 6, 2020  June, 2021
EMEA Summer Analyst  Risk December 6, 2020  June, 2021
EMEA Summer Analyst  IWM: STG December 6, 2020  June, 2021
EMEA Off Cycle Analyst IBCM December 6, 2020  June, 2021
EMEA Off Cycle Analyst Asset Management December 6, 2020  June, 2021
EMEA Full Time Analyst GM: Sales, Trading & Structuring, Research November 15, 2020  July, 2021
EMEA Full Time Analyst IBCM  November 15, 2020  July, 2021
EMEA Full Time Associate  IWM: PFG November 15, 2020  July, 2021
EMEA Full Time Analyst IWM: STG November 15, 2020  July, 2021
EMEA Full Time Analyst Technology (IT) November 15, 2020  July, 2021
EMEA Full Time Analyst Risk November 15, 2020  July, 2021
EMEA – Various  Off Cycle Analyst GM: Sales, Trading & Structuring Various Various
EMEA – Various 
Off Cycle Analyst IBCM Ongoing Various

Assessment Tests

Depending on where you apply, you may be asked to complete an online assessment after you submit your application online. The combination of tests in our online assessment will take 25 - 45 minutes to complete, without retakes. Assessments support us in making objective, unbiased selection decisions.