Study participants for online survey sought – win amazon vouchers

Researchers from the University of Oxford are conducting a national online survey on health behaviours in 1st year university undergraduate students. This is a 10-15 minutes questionnaire which you will kindly be asked to complete up to 2 more times in the next year. Each time, you could win one of the many amazon vouchers!

To participate, you must be a 1st year undergrad university student. All nationalities welcomed! To participate:

For further information, please email: or click here

2014 HOLT Valuation Challenge

We are happy to announce the official launch of the 2014 HOLT Valuation Challenge offering you a chance to interview for paid internships and CO-OPs starting from June 2015! The Challenge is evaluated entirely on your performance and open to Bachelor, Master, MBA or PHD students from any university.

Why participate?

Compete for a highly coveted paid position with Credit Suisse HOLT and their affiliates.

Gain exclusive access to a leading valuation tool for the duration of your studies.

Get ahead in the recruitment market place by sharpening your company awareness and developing your integrated finance skills.

Become an active member of the ever-growing HOLT and
Project Firefly communities.

For more information and to keep track of the Competition join the Event on Facebook

School of Business and Economics MSc Open Day – 5th November 2014

The School is running a Masters Open Day this month to introduce their exciting new range of conversion and specialist MSc programmes.

They now offer open and conversion programmes in Management as well as an outstanding range of specialist and applied masters in Finance, Finance and Investment, Corporate Finance, Business Analytics Consulting and Work Psychology.

If you’re interested in finding out more about what programmes and scholarships are available at postgraduate level, come along for the opportunity to:

  • Talk to programme directors, module tutors and current students on the programmes
  • Find out more detail about modules on our programmes
  • Find out what scholarships are on offer
  • Meet with administrative staff to discuss the application process
  • Mix and mingle over lunch (from 12:30 pm)

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Top Engineers Recruitment Summit

Are You Open To A Great And Unexpected Career Move?

If you are an engineering graduate and have up to two years of experience in a leading company, then top players from all over Europe are waiting to talk to you about their best jobs.

The Summit

If you are one of the 150 happy few to be invited* to attend the “Top Engineers Summit” in Brussels on 12 December 2014, you will have a chance to:

  • meet up with blue-chip companies
  • talk directly with their representatives to understand their business and hiring requirements
  • be interviewed by the companies that have selected you before the summit
  • attend company presentations and workshops
  • network with other high potential candidates

Keep those dates open in your diary until the end of the selection process end of November!

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EmployAbility Financial Sector Opportunities for Disabled Students and Graduates

EmployAbility Financial Sector Opportunities for Disabled Students and Graduates

EmployAbility, in partnership with the FCA, Goldman Sachs, Morgan Stanley and Bank of America Merrill Lynch, is delighted to be able to offer disabled/dyslexic students and graduates the opportunity to apply for these exciting roles in the Finance Sector.

A wide variety of internships are available from Investment Banking and Financial Regulation, which are open to all subjects; to technology and software development, open to those with computing science, or related, degrees.

Please note that roles are filled on a rolling basis and fill up quickly, so ensure that you get your applications in early. Remember to apply to multiple banks and institutes to maximise your chances of gaining an placement.

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HP Helion OpenStack® scholarship

Helping advance the next generation of women in technology

The HP Helion OpenStack scholarship is a special program for college women pursuing a career in technology. This HP program awards four female candidates a scholarship of 10,000 USD each, as well as mentorship plus potential internship possibilities in the future.

HP will accept applications by 10 p.m. PST on November 16, 2014. Entries submitted after this day and time will not be accepted. All women who are enrolled full time in an information systems or computer science or equivalent major course of study and capable of developing a project using OpenStack technology and/or Cloud Foundry are eligible.

Find full details on requirements for participating at


OneStart: Your chance to win £100k to realise your biotech business idea

OneStart: Your chance to win £100k to realise your biotech business idea

Do you have an idea to solve a critical problem healthcare? Or do you have the scientific or business know-how to help someone else develop their idea?

The Oxbridge Biotech Roundtable (OBR) and SR One, the venture capital arm of GlaxoSmithKline, have teamed up again for the OneStart competition – the largest biotech startup accelerator programme in the world – to offer young innovators from all disciplines the chance to win £100k with free lab space at Stevenage Bioscience Catalyst near London, and ongoing legal and business advice from our sponsors to transform their ideas into a successful business.

Applications are now open until 1st December 2014. To learn more about the programme and start building your team, visit

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Morgan Stanley Tech Expo

Wednesday 22nd & Thursday 23rd October 2014
Morgan Stanley, Canary Wharf, London

Morgan Stanley’s significant investment in technology results in quantitative trading systems, cutting-edge modelling and simulation software, comprehensive risk and security systems, and robust client-relationship capabilities, as well as the world-class infrastructure that forms the backbone of these systems and tools.

Join our interactive Tech Expo to find out from experienced technologists how they work as a strategic partner with our business units and the world’s leading technology companies to redefine how we do business in a progressively more global, complex and dynamic financial market.

11:00 Introduction to Technology in Financial Services
11:30 Tech Expo: View live demos and applications
12:45 Lunch and networking with recent graduate hires
13:30 Q&A Panel on Technology career opportunities
14:30 Close

Please email your CV to and include
“Tech Expo 2014” in the subject line by  Friday 17th October 2014. Please state your preference for which date you would like to attend. Reasonable travel expenses will be reimbursed.

To learn more about career opportunities at Morgan Stanley, visit

Careers in Statistics and Mathematics Information Session

15th October


Employees and representatives from several careers for mathematics graduates  will be making brief presentations.

After the presentations, there will be about half an hour for informal chatting and networking over coffee, tea and biscuits.

We are particularly pleased to be able to welcome some recent mathematics graduates from Loughborough  mathematics to talk about their careers!  Everyone is invited.

Representatives will come from:

  • PriceWaterhouseCoopers
  • Lloyds
  • The Ministry of Defence,
  • HM Revenue & Customs,
  • Loughborough University PGCE
  • University of Leicester Masters Program in Medical Statistics
  • Nomura Investment Bank
  • IMA Teacher Training Scholarships
  • KPMG
  • BAE Systems

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