Internship Opportunities at CFA Institute

Current Internship Opportunities

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View 2018 Dates and Deadlines.

Each year CFA Institute offers a limited number of paid internship opportunities for undergraduate students in our offices in London, New York, Hong Kong, Beijing, Mumbai, and Charlottesville, Virginia.

Internship positions are available in a variety of areas, including marketing, financial markets policies, educational products, and technology. The length of the internship will depend on location; internships typically take place during June, July, and August.

Why Intern with Us?

Completing an internship assignment with CFA Institute gives you the benefit of gaining real-world knowledge and experience in your field of interest. You'll be learning from talented individuals and be able to apply your skills and knowledge in a professional environment.

Interns are assigned to work individually or in a group on current projects that will produce tangible outcomes and results, gaining real-world experience in networking, negotiating, collaborating, and project management along the way.

Application and Interview Process

All of our undergraduate internship opportunities are posted while the application window is open. For 2018 internships, the application windows are:

  • All Regions: 15 December 2017–15 February 2018

During these periods, you can view available internship opportunities and apply online.

Our Talent Acquisition and Workforce Planning Team will review your application.

If your qualifications meet what we are searching for, a Human Resources representative will contact you to schedule an initial telephone interview.

Depending on your initial telephone interview, the manager seeking an intern may be review your application. If the manager feels you would be a good fit for the position and team, we will contact you for a formal interview.

2018 Dates and Deadlines

15 December 2017

All internship opportunities posted; application window opens
15 February 2018
Deadline to apply
by 6 April 2018
Interview process concludes
by 20 April 2018
Offers presented
4 June–10 August 2018
Internship Program

Office Locations

Here's some information about the areas surrounding our office locations.

Temporary Housing

CFA Institute is not able to offer assistance with housing arrangements for your internship opportunity. However, we hope the following websites are helpful.

Charlottesville New York London Hong Kong

Note on Guarantee of Employment

Although an internship assignment is an excellent opportunity to gain valuable experience and network with those in the field, we cannot make any promises or guarantee that a successful internship will lead to employment with CFA Institute. If at the end of your internship or after you have completed your degree program you would like to be considered for employment, you are welcome to apply for any open opportunity.