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Summer intern
FAQs

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Q: When do you start reviewing applications for the summer placements?

A: We start reviewing applications for our 2020 summer internship programme in November 2019.

Q: When is the deadline for applications for the 2020 summer intern programme?

A: The deadline to apply for our 2020 summer internship programme was 28 February 2020. 

Q: When does the summer intern placement commence?

A: Our summer intern programme typically commences in early July.

Q: How long will the programme last?

A: The programme typically lasts for 6 to 9 weeks although we may consider shorter or longer placements at our discretion.

Q: I am interested in applying, but I am not studying for a degree in mathematics, will my application still be considered?

A: We welcome applications from candidates studying a wide range of disciplines providing you have gained a grade A at A-Level Mathematics (or equivalent). Please note you do not need a grade A at A-Level Mathematics for Pensions Management Consulting.

Q: I have already graduated from university, will you still consider me for a summer placement?

A: We will consider applications from candidates of all backgrounds providing they demonstrate an interest in the work that we do and meet our summer intern programme requirements.

Q: I am in my first year of university but I am keen to find out more about actuarial work, would my application still be considered?

A: Placements are normally granted to undergraduates in the penultimate year of their degree. However if you have a strong interest in actuarial work and meet our requirements, we will consider your application.

Q: I am going on holiday over the summer, do you offer a placement programme at any other time of year?

A: Typically we only offer placements over the summer, although in exceptional circumstances we are willing to consider alternative dates for candidates who meet our requirements and can demonstrate a keen interest in the work we do.

Q: Will I be able to experience working in more than one department during my internship?

A: Typically our summer internships are based in a single department although we may consider rotations between departments at our discretion.