For our Graduate roles, you must have an undergraduate degree and be eligible to work permanently in the country that you are applying to. If you are applying for a role in the UAE, we may consider applications from nationals of Middle East and North African countries.
For our Internships, you must be in your second to last year of study to apply. We will accept applications from final year students who are required to complete mandatory National or Military Service after graduation. To apply for an Internship position, you must have the legal right to work in the country for which you are applying for the full duration of the internship (student visas or holiday work passes are allowed, provided they are valid for the duration of the internship). We are unable to apply for work permits for any Internship.
As English is the business language of Standard Chartered across the world, you need to be able to speak business-level English to apply for our opportunities. Being able to speak more than one language is also an advantage.
The IG Programme is 12 months in length, including 10 months of required rotations, 5 weeks of induction and up to 2 weeks of annual leave. Deployment into permanent roles will begin in June.
IGs must complete all mandatory rotations before moving into their permanent roles. The deployment process starts in June.
IGs are expected to follow through on the commitment to the business stream or function they choose when they joined the Bank.
IGs may be promoted to global Grade 7 on deployment if they have successfully completed all the programmatic elements of the IG Programme by 31 July 2018. These elements will be described in detail at the IIP. IGs should be in their permanent roles no later than September 1, after which time IGs will be move to respective business cost centers.
There are a few steps to the application process.
Below should help you understand what you’ll need to prepare for each stage:
Because we believe in diversity, we won’t ask everyone the same question. Instead, we’ll get to know you to understand if you’re the right fit for us and we’re the right fit for you.
Things you’ll need to prepare for your interview:
To prepare for your application and interview, get to know what the Standard Chartered Graduate scheme stands for and where you can apply your skills:
To prepare for my interview I recorded myself giving my elevator pitch. The first one was painful to watch but by the tenth time I’d refined it well.
- Successful IG 2016