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FAQs

We've made a list of the most common questions we are asked about the graduate programmes. If there is anything else you need to know, please drop us a line at [email protected]

What's the closing date?

It depends on the programme you're applying for:

Who are you looking for?

We can't shrink something that important into two or three words. Take a look around this site, get a feel for how we think, and ask yourself: would we work together? If it's a resounding yes, there's a good chance it's you we're looking for.

I'm not a recent graduate. Is it worth applying?

In short, our programmes are specifically designed for university-leavers or graduates with a couple of years' industry experience. If you're further along than that, you're bound to find a more appropriate opening through standardbank.com/careers

Will I get to travel?

Yes, on some programmes, and there could even be a stint abroad. Don't be disappointed if you're not flying around the world, though. You'll almost certainly link up with far-flung colleagues on global projects, and there are plenty of international opportunities in the future if you get ahead fast.

What support and development do I get?

It's up to you. We've got all the resources you need, from mentors to materials; you've just got to make the most of them. Find out more by exploring the individual programmes.

I'm interested in non-graduate opportunities. Where do I go?

Head to. Our main careers website.

Will I be retained upon completion of the graduate programme that I join?

Yes. We hire all graduates as permanent employees, from the very start.

Does Standard Bank assist with further studies?

Depending on what you want to study, and where, you may find something through our range of bursary schemes, which are designed to help our people keep moving themselves forward.

Can I apply to more than one programme?

Although there's nothing stopping you, we'd recommend taking the time to fully understand our opportunities and your motivations before you apply. We're looking for people with clear purpose and direction.



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