For Students

We’re looking for bright and collaborative students to come grow with us

Get hands-on experience and an inside look at an exciting career in global finance. Our summer intern and analyst programs are designed for rising seniors and recent graduates with diverse backgrounds and skill sets.

College Graduates: Analyst Program

Looking for a rewarding career in global finance? Our Analyst Program for recent college graduates could be the catalyst you need. You will work alongside and learn from leaders who lead by example and experienced professionals who are setting the stage for the future of finance.

 

Program eligibility


Undergraduate students
Minimum 3.2 GPA
Must be in your last year at university

 

Campus events

 

Come meet us at an on-campus event and learn more about working at SMBC.



SMBC Campus Recruitment event

 

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How to apply or ask questions

Contact our Campus Recruitment team today: campusrecruitment@smbcgroup.com

 

The first step of this full-time program is an immersive experience. This includes:

 

  • Extensive training program
  • Ongoing professional learning and development opportunities
  • Responsibilities that provide meaningful contributions to the firm
  • Pairing with an Analyst as your coach
  • Relevant industry expertise
  • Japanese cultural activities
This then transitions to a position in one of our business areas:

 

  • Corporate Banking (North America and Latin America)
  • Debt Capital Markets
  • Derivatives
  • Equities Execution
  • Equity Capital Markets
  • Financial Institutions Group
  • Fixed Income Sales and Trading
  • Fund Finance
  • High Yield Capital Markets
  • Investment Banking
  • Leveraged and Acquisition Finance
  • Loan Syndications
  • Real Estate Finance
  • Risk Management
  • Trade Finance

Student Internships

Get to know us. We are sure you will want to share in our history and become part of our future. Grooming the next generation of leaders is important to our firm, our clients, and society at large. As a summer intern, you will get hands-on experience in one of our client-facing teams or risk management business units. This internship program is an excellent gateway to participate in our full-time Analyst Program upon graduation.
 

Program eligibility

Undergraduate students
Minimum 3.2 GPA
Must be entering your final year of university

 

Campus events

Come meet us at an on-campus event and learn more about working at SMBC.


SMBC Campus Recruitment event

 

How to apply or ask questions

Contact our Campus Recruitment team today: campusrecruitment@smbcgroup.com
Our Summer Internship Program is designed for rising seniors. The 10-week program begins in June and includes:

 

  • Orientation
  • Training with on-the-desk experience
  • Speaker series with business leaders
  • Volunteer Day with a local nonprofit
  • Pairing with junior and senior mentors
  • Japanese cultural activities
  • Social networking events
We offer intern opportunities in:

 

  • Corporate Banking (North America and Latin America)
  • Debt Capital Markets (North America and Latin America)
  • Debt Syndicate
  • Derivatives
  • Equities Execution
  • Financial Institutions Group
  • Fixed Income Sales and Trading
  • Fund Finance
  • Investment Banking
  • Japan Equity Sales & Trading
  • Leasing and Finance
  • Leveraged and Acquisition Finance
  • Loan Syndications
  • Private Placements
  • Project Finance (North America and Latin America)
  • Risk Management
  • Real Estate Finance
  • Sponsor Finance


SMBC offers more ways for individuals to engage with our business outside of our Summer Intern and Analyst programs.

  • Early talent development programs for individuals pursuing an undergraduate degree in their sophomore year
  • Diversity initiatives
  • Business speaker series 

Keep in touch by registering here to our Talent Network to stay informed of upcoming events, programs and opportunities at SMBC.