France Internship Programme

The France Internship Programme is for students looking to build on their degree and gain an invaluable insight into banking with a leading global bank. The programme provides you with hands-on experience and on-the-job training to gain a head start in your career after graduation. We also look to the programme to provide a pipeline of future leadership talents.

For: University undergraduate, University graduate
Duration: Six months
Areas: Global Banking and Markets, Retail Banking and Wealth Management, Commercial Banking, Global Private Banking, HSBC Operations, Services and Technology, Global Functions
Location: France
Applications open: Applications are open all year round.

Who can apply?

To be considered for the programme, you will:

  • Be a student studying at a university in France

What to expect

Supported by experienced managers, colleagues and a wide network of diverse peers, you will be encouraged to take on responsibility and bring new ideas to the table. You will be valued as an individual and for the contribution you make.

Over the six-month programme, you can expect to gain exposure to all our businesses and work on live projects alongside experienced professionals. There will be plenty of opportunities to demonstrate your ability to think independently and take on real responsibilities within our culture of innovation and teamwork.

You can expect practical training that will complement your academic studies, helping you to live up to our values while developing your career. During the France Internship Programme, you will be challenged to use your talents and academic knowledge to add value to the bank and improve your professional and personal skills.

Learning, development and support

Our programme will equip you with the skills and experience required to start a successful career with HSBC, as well as the opportunity to develop your professional network with colleagues around the world.

The internship will provide you with the opportunity to explore your potential through a variety of rewarding placements. Learning from those in your placement teams, you will be able to put into practice the knowledge you have gained through your studies.

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