Rates BUC Intern at UBS

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Duration
Internship (1-4 Months)
Region
London
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3.9/5

The Role
3.5
The Company
4.1
The Culture
4.1

Role Description

Shadowed product controllers and took part in some daily pnl work and day to day processes involved in the BUC.

The Role

1. To what extent did you enjoy your work placement or internship?

Lots of networking opportunities and really friendly colleagues made my time really enjoyable.
4 /5

2. To what extent did you feel valued by your colleagues?

Everyone was really helpful and supportive during my time here.
4 /5

3. To what extent were you given support and guidance by management/your supervisor(s)?

Management were very supportive and conostructive when they had time.
4 /5

4. How busy were you on a daily basis?

I had a reasonable amount of work to do but was never really stressed and had free time.
3 /5

5. How much responsibility were you given during your placement?

I was given a reasonable amount of day to day responsibilities
3 /5

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

Learnt a lot of new IT and excel skills and gained a lot of knowledge and understanding of Banking and Finance.
4 /5

The Company

7. What was the general atmosphere in your office?

Atmosphere was very light and casual and the people were always organising social and networking events.
5 /5

8. How well organised was the overall work placement or internship set up?

Lots of presentations and useful talks were organised for us and overall the internship was really well structured.
4 /5

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

All the courses we were sent to were at top rated institutions and they invested a lot of the senior people's time and their own money on us during this placement.
5 /5

10. What were the perks on your work placement?

  • Subsidised Canteen
  • Company Parties/Events
5 /5

11. How appealing are future employment prospects within the organisation?

They aren't giving out too positive vibes about employment prospects.
3 /5

The Culture

12. Was there a good social scene amongst any fellow placement students/colleagues?

Lots of intern events and the interns in my division were always willing and enthusiastic about going out.
4 /5

13. What was the cost of living and socialising in the area you worked in?

London tends to be expensive.
4 /5

14. What was the Nightlife like in the area you worked?

Loads of bars and clubs and things to do in the evenings.
5 /5

15. Were there many opportunities to get involved in activities outside of work?

Many events, sports and all organised by various members of the division.
5 /5