Summer Internships

Summer Internship opportunities are available to penultimate and final year students from diverse backgrounds.

Applications for our 2022 UK Summer Internships and Graduate Programmes are now closed. In the UK, we offer Summer internships in the following areas: Brand, Marketing and Corporate Affairs, Client Group, Finance, Investments, Operations, Risk and Compliance, Commercial & Strategy and Investment Technology Solutions.

Applications for our 2022 Asia Pacific Internship and Graduate Programmes are now closed. All internships are sustainability-focused, in line with our belief that for organisations to be sustainability leaders, ESG skills should be embedded in all business functions. In Asia Pacific, we offer internships in the following areas: Marketing, Risk and Compliance, Corporate Affairs, Equities, Fixed Income, Real Estate, Multi-Assets, ESG Investing and Research. A key part of the Asia internship will focus on learning the basics of ESG integration and engagement, understanding sustainable investing and the role ESG plays in the function alongside. The internship will also incorporate a learning module at the Cambridge Institute of Sustainability Leadership. Grow Sustainably is an early careers initiative driven out of the abrdn APAC Sustainability Institute to support building the region’s next generation of talent in Sustainable investing.

The application for the US Summer 2023 Investment Internship is now open.

Graduate Programmes

Applications to our Legal 2023 Scots-law Traineeship are now open.

For graduate opportunities within alternative business areas, please refer to the internship opportunities available in the UK, US and Asia Pacific - highly performing interns will be invited to join our Graduate Programmes.

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Contact us

If you have any queries, please email the early careers team.

Application process

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