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 Equity Research September 1, 2019 June, 2020
Americas Summer Analyst Asset Management September 1, 2019 June, 2020
Americas Summer Analyst Asset Finance September 1, 2019 June, 2020
Americas Summer Analyst IBCM September 1, 2019 June, 2020
Americas Summer Analyst Sales and Trading-Equities and Fixed Income September 1, 2019 June, 2020
Americas Quantitative Summer Institute Quantitative Strategies Group September 26, 2019 June, 2020
Americas Summer Associate IBCM December 1, 2019 June, 2020
Americas Summer Analyst Technology (IT) October 14, 2019 June, 2020
Americas Summer Analyst Risk October 14, 2019 June, 2020
Americas Summer Analyst Internal Audit October 14, 2019 June, 2020
APAC (Australia – Melbourne & Sydney) Winter Analyst IBCM March 26, 2019; 12pm AEST June / July, 2019
APAC (Australia – Melbourne) Summer Analyst IBCM / Private Banking July 16, 2019; 12pm AEST December, 2019
APAC (Australia – Sydney) Summer Analyst IBCM / Equities / Private Banking July 30, 2019; 12pm AEST December, 2019
APAC (Singapore) – For only students studying in Australia and New Zealand Off Cycle Analyst IBCM July 16, 2019; 12pm AEST December, 2019
APAC (Singapore) Summer Analyst Private Banking October 4, 2019 June, 2020
APAC (Hong Kong SAR, China) Summer Analyst IBCM

October 4, 2019

(positions will be filled on an ongoing basis)

June, 2020
APAC (Singapore) Summer Analyst IBCM
  • Europe / US application deadline: August 28, 2019
  • Singapore local school / APAC application deadline: September 11, 2019

    (positions will be filled on an ongoing basis)
June, 2020
APAC (Hong Kong SAR, China) Summer Analyst APAC Markets October 4, 2019 June, 2020
APAC (Hong Kong SAR, China & Singapore) Summer Analyst Technology (IT) October 25, 2019 June, 2020
APAC (Singapore) Summer Analyst Risk October 25, 2019 June, 2020
APAC (Hong Kong SAR, China & Singapore) Summer Analyst APAC Financing Group October 4, 2019 June, 2020
APAC (Japan) Summer Analyst APAC Markets September 25, 2019; 12pm JST June, 2020
APAC (Hong Kong SAR, China) Summer Associate APAC Markets (Equity Research only) November 15, 2019 June, 2020
APAC (Japan) Summer Associate APAC Markets (Equity Research only) December 31, 2019 June, 2020
EMEA Summer Analyst GM - Equity Research December 9, 2018 June, 2019
EMEA Summer Analyst Asset Management December 9, 2018 June, 2019
EMEA Summer Analyst IBCM December 9, 2018 June, 2019
EMEA Summer Analyst GM - Sales, Trading & Structuring December 9, 2018 June, 2019
EMEA Summer Analyst Technology (IT) December 9, 2018 June, 2019
EMEA Summer Associate Risk - QSI December 9, 2018 June, 2019
EMEA Summer Associate IBCM January 13, 2019 June, 2019
EMEA Summer Associate GM - HOLT January 13, 2019 June, 2019
EMEA Spring Insight Program GM & IBCM January 13, 2019 March/April, 2019
EMEA Spring Insight Program Technology (IT) January 13, 2019 March/April, 2019
EMEA Industrial Placement Technology (IT) December 9, 2018 March/April, 2019
EMEA Steps to Success GM & IBCM January 6,
2019
August, 2019
EMEA Final Year Analyst IBCM January 13, 2019 September, 2019

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.