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Rating

4/5
  • The Role
    4.5
  • The Company
    4.1
  • The Culture
    3.3

    The Role

  • 1. To what extent did you enjoy your work placement or internship?
  • Brilliant work environment. Perfect place to start a career in this industry.

    5/5

  • 2. To what extent did you feel valued by your colleagues?
  • You are valued by everyone, be it an analyst or an MD.

    5/5

  • 3. To what extent were you given support and guidance by management/your supervisor(s)?
  • Always there to address your questions.

    5/5

  • 4. How busy were you on a daily basis?
  • Your schedule is a direct function of your willingness to take onresponsibilities.

    4/5

  • 5. How much responsibility were you given during your placement?
  • Low responsibilities earlier on which is understandable but an exponential rise towards the end.

    5/5

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

    5/5

    The Company

  • 7. What was the general atmosphere in your office?
  • Perfect balance between work and fun.

    5/5

  • 8. How well organised was the overall work placement or internship set up?
  • 4/5

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

    4/5

  • 10. What were the perks on your work placement?
  • Subsidised Canteen

    Company Car

    Subsidised/Company Gym

    Company Parties/Events

    5/5

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

    4/5

    The Culture

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

    5/5

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

    3/5

  • 14. What was the Nightlife like in the area you worked?
  • Pubs shut at 11.

    2/5

  • 15. Were there many opportunities to get involved in activities outside of work?
  • 4/5

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Details

Internship (1-4 Months)

Banking - Investment

Central London and City

June 2011


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