spring intern at UBS

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Duration
Insight / Vacation Scheme (< 4 Weeks)
Region
london Central London and City
Review Date
Salary
Unpaid
Roles
Banking/Finance
UBS is a Top Employer

9.6/10

About You
9.8
The Organisation
9.7
Everything Else

9.5

About You

Role Description

spring insight intern

1. To what extent did you enjoy the insight?

it was an amazing experience that taught me a lot both about the various divisions and the bank in general

10/10

2. To what extent did you feel valued during your time at the company or firm?

UBS is an amazing bank with an incredible culture. I felt valued since the very first day of the spring insight.

10/10

3. How much guidance/support did you receive during the insight?

we had mock interviews and skills sessions that helped us to understand what the bank looks for during the assessment centre for a summer internship

9/10

4. To what extent did/will the skills you developed, and information you received, assist you in your degree studies and beyond?

they will definitely assist me in my future careers as these skills will be the ones that i'll need when ill start working

10/10

The Organisation

5. How well structured was the insight?

perfectly structured

10/10

6. How was the general atmosphere during your insight?

the culture at ubs is unique, i could really see a difference between ubs and all the other banks. there has always been a general relaxed and friendly atmosphere.

10/10

7. In terms of personal training and development, to what extent did the company or firm invest in you?

they really invested in us not only in terms of money but also in terms of time and dedication. The effort they made to prepare everything is clearly evident.

10/10

8. To what extent did the insight help you to understand what it would be like to have a full time role with the company or firm?

it allowed me to understand which division i want to work in and what the culture at the bak is like.

10/10

9. How much did the insight help you in understanding the company culture?

i realised that what really differentiates ubs is its culture, the tight-knit and collegiate atmosphere that characterises the bank.

10/10

10. How valuable was the content of the day in helping you to decide on your future career path?

even though i already knew which division i wanted to work in, the insight allowed me to be more sure about my decision.

8/10

Other Information

11. Were you paid or reimbursed adequately for this experience?

i was not paid for this experience. interns usually get paid when the experience lasts more than one week and the spring insight at UBS lasted only 3 days. Also, during the programme we were only participating in activities, such as talks, mock interviews etc that the bank had organised

12. Were there opportunities for networking and meeting other employees of the company or firm?

yes, there was an event with representatives of various divisions.

8/10

13. How were the networking/ social event opportunities?

everything was always perfectly organised and all the representatives of the firm who attended were genuinely friendly and willing to answer my questions

10/10

14. Did you find out about activities that employees can get involved in outside of work?

yes. Through the challenge i was able to find out even more about the company's policies and the various activities employees can get involved in. employees usually have various opportunities to meet such as social events, trips, talks etc. also, i was glad to find out that there are many volunteering initiatives

10/10

15. Would you recommend this insight to a friend?

absolutely yes. the insight was an amazing experience and it really allowed me to gain an insight into the bank and its culture. I felt valued since the very first day of the programme and i realised that UBS is really the place where i want to work in the future.

10/10