Barclays profile

About Barclays

Barclays is a British universal bank, diversified by business, by different types of customers and clients, and by geography. With over 325 years of history and expertise in banking, Barclays operates in over 40 countries and employs approximately 83,500 people.

Our summer and off-cycle internships are a great opportunity to experience the world of finance. We’ll immerse you in our culture, involve you in real projects and give you a thorough overview of our business.

Barclays offers a wealth of opportunities for students from all degree disciplines. All you need is the curiosity and drive to tackle real-world projects that matter and help us to redefine the future of finance. You'll be immersed in our supportive culture, with diverse colleagues to help guide you and build your knowledge.

Whichever programme you choose, you’ll start to expand your knowledge of Barclays as an organisation and contribute to real business challenges, while tapping into your own creativity and sharing ideas with your team.

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Barclays is proud to be a disability confident employer. We work with MyPlus who support the 15% of disabled students and graduates applying for jobs, internships and placements. What does this mean? Click here to find out more


Best Student Employer

Awarded 3rd in Banking Best 100 Student Employers 2020-2021


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"All the sales and trading summer interns have two rotations, pre-assigned by HR. It could be one trading one sales, or two trading/sales. You spend about 4 weeks in each desk. Honestly it's very team oriented when it comes to the style. Some teams have ve..." Read full review


"Summer Analyst (Optimisation team - Group Financial Crime Operations) - Led migration project for over 520 process maps in Group FCO, using Visio and IBM Blueworks Live to create/ edit process flows. - Migrated process maps to a new EPT (Enterprise Proce..." Read full review

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  • Internship (1-4 Months)

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