I found it to be very valuable and am glad I went
While we had the opportunity to meet various senior staff, they were more interested in the free food at the networking event than conversing with us
Questions were encouraged and any and all questions were answered
I wouldn't say that anything I learnt helped me in my studies as it was only for 4 days and I had already studied any teaching. However, I am definitely clearer on my future career path and the options which are available through Nomura
Every day was well planned out and everything ran smoothly.
The atmosphere was a mixed bag. The people were mostly friendly and I liked the young atmosphere.
They had a day of training, but it was not useful for anyone with even the slightest background in finance. On the other hand, people from other backgrounds probably found it useful.
I would say I have a fair idea, but I would need to spend more time there to really know
There was a lot of emphasis on the fact that it wasnt an American bank
Fantastic. I got a great insight into the careers of everyone I met
I was reimbursed travel expenses up to £100. They do not reimburse hotels.
Yes, every day there was a networking opportunity and free food!
A lot of people were drawn there just for the free food and were just interested in talking at you instead of to you
Yes, Nomura seems to be a very social place to work
Yes. I have found it to be very valuable