How to Apply

Application Process

The application season for the Commercial Banking Internship varies depending on region:

  • U.S. - Begins in February

  • U.K., China and Hong Kong - Begins in Early September

All applicants should apply through the HSBC website at

Internships for all regions begin in June.

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Application Deadline

The deadline for applications varies depending on region:

  • U.S. - Deadline is in Mid-March

  • China - Deadline is towards the start of the year.

  • Hong Kong - Deadline is Early March

  • U.K. - Deadline is Mid-March

Check for specific deadline information.

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HSBC North America Holdings
26525 North Riverwoods Blvd.
Mettawa, IL 60045-2000


HSBC North America Holidings is looking for the future leaders of Commercial Banking - forward-thinking, driven, perceptive students who enjoy being part of a team and are excited by new ideas and people who are dependable and open to different cultures.

To be considered for the internship you will be a student who:

  • Demonstrates HSBC values in your daily work - open, dependable and connected.

  • Has a 3.2 GPA

  • Is fluent in business English

  • Has a strong interest in the Commercial Banking sector

  • Has a global outlook

  • Has the highest standards of behaviour

  • Is willing to progress onto the Commercial Banking Global Graduate Programme on completion of your degree

  • Is available to participate in the internship in July and August.

Additional requirements are based on specific regions.  Check for more specific information related to your region.

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