Updated : 14 Sep 2022
Want to be at the heart
of global markets?

HKEX offers two internship programmes, available to different levels of students’ experience: the HKEX Part Time Internship Programme and the HKEX Summer Internship Programme. Both programmes offer interns a unique experience in global markets, with the opportunity to learn, develop new skills, take on direct responsibility for work and projects, and be part of a fun and ambitious team right at the heart of global markets. In joining us, you will gain insight into life at work at HKEX, while developing practical on-the-job experience. If you’re considering a career in the capital markets industry and want to be part of a focused and purpose-driven team, there’s simply no better place to be.

Depending on your background, and subject to the requirements of each of our departments, you may be involved in the daily functioning of Asia’s most vibrant markets, work on special projects, get involved in research or take part in customer engagements. You will be given real responsibilities and be expected to make a valuable contribution to our team. We will support you all the way.

Part Time Internship Programme 
The programme kicks-off in January and continues through into June. You will be working 64 hours per month with flexible working arrangement depending on your academic schedule. 

Summer Internship Programme 
The programme kicks-off in July and continues through into August. The maximum employment period for each intern is 8 weeks.

For more details on the business functions, please click here.

To join us, you must be:

  • Part Time Internship: Non penultimate year students from any degree discipline
  • Summer Internship: Penultimate year students from any degree discipline
  • Be on track for a minimum 2:1 degree (UK), or 3.5 GPA (Hong Kong or US) or equivalent
  • Demonstrate commercial awareness and interest in global financial markets
  • Possess strong sense of ownership, excellent problem-solving and analytical thinking skills 
  • Open-minded to embrace new challenges, able to learn and adapt quickly
  • Possess strong communication and interpersonal skills and work well as a team


Selection Process:

Apply NOW:

Applications for HKEX Part Time Internship & Summer Internship Programmes 2023 are now open and will close on October 16, 2022.

To apply for a Part Time Internship, please click here.
To apply for a Summer Internship, please click here.

If you have any queries regarding the Internship Programme, please email us at earlycareers@hkex.com.hk.

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