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Internship and placement year programmes


These programmes combine in-depth training with challenge and responsibility to form the foundation for a lasting, rewarding career.

Applications for all our 2022 Graduate, Intern & Placement Year Programmes open in mid-September 2021. We have opportunities in multiple offices worldwide. Please click on the “Apply Now” button to view our latest vacancies, job descriptions and sign up to job alerts.

Application deadlines will vary by programme so please check the job description for further details. As we recruit on a rolling basis, we recommend you get your application completed as soon as possible. If we receive a large volume of applications, we reserve the right to close applications earlier than the given deadline.

Summer Internship: 20 June 2022 to 12 August 2022

Technology Placement Year: 20 June 2022 to 16 June 2023

Who we're looking for

All applicants must be ambitious, resilient and energetic. You'll need to show us you're a self-starter with ambition and a willingness to get involved.

Your academic record is one of the ways we'll assess you. We're open to whatever subject you're studying, but you'll need to be in your penultimate year at university and predicted to gain a 2:1 honours degree or equivalent, or a final year student planning to study for a Masters after the internship.

Industrial Placement Year

We offer placement year opportunities within our Technology division. We ask that students are studying a STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Maths) degree, and have a strong passion for technology and analysis.

The roles

Our internships cover a number of areas. These include Investment, Real Estate, Sales & Marketing, Wealth Management, Accounting & Finance, Technology, and Risk & Compliance. We also offer an industrial placement year in our well-respected Global Technology division.

Events & Spring Insight Programmes

Our Spring Insight Programme will take place on 19 and 20 April 2022. 

The two day programme will offer you an introduction to the asset management industry, opportunities to network with people in the business, and listen to panel events.

In order to be eligible to apply for our Spring Insight Programme, you will be in your first year of your undergraduate studies (or 2nd year of a 4 year course).

In order to apply you will need to upload your CV and complete the application form via our website.

The applications for our 2022 Spring Insight Programme are now open, and will close on 30 January 2022 at 23:59.

Investment programme

Working closely with our portfolios, researching investment strategies and analysing potential returns. That's what you can expect on our investment programmes.  

Accounting & Finance and Tax

Sit right at the heart of our business, support every Schroders team and drive our long-term thinking. In Finance and Tax you’ll really understand what makes our business tick. 

Product and Solutions

Making crucial commercial decisions. Selling products intelligently. Communicating with integrity. Our Sales and Marketing teams, or as we call them, Solutions and Product teams, are at the beating heart of our business. 


Our Sales teams, or as we call them, Distribution teams, are at the beating heart of our business.

Global Technology

Learn a range of technologies. Work live projects. And contribute to our long-term global success. On our technology programme you'll be at the centre of helping to drive our business forward. 

Group Change

The Change team helps lead and support strategic change programmes across the business, both to enable growth in line with our firm-wide strategy and to improve the efficiency of business practices.

Risk & Compliance

Influence our investment approach. Guide our business. And help safeguard our reputation. In Risk & Compliance, you'll have your finger on the pulse of our business strategy. 

Overseas programme

We have a variety of graduate and internship roles in Singapore, Hong Kong, Taiwan, China and Luxembourg.

Contact Schroders

Schroders is a world-class asset manager operating from 37 locations across Europe, the Americas, Asia, the Middle East and Africa.

Worldwide locations

For any further questions, please contact us.

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