No Cover Letter Section on Morgan Stanley Application

There is no slot to upload a cover letter on the MS application. Should you leave it off or attach it to the PDF with your resume?

Comments (5)

Jul 22, 2017

Dont upload one if it isn't asked for...

Jul 22, 2017

Attaching a separate PDF cover letter won't hurt if you're allowed to attach multiple files. Unlikely it will help but you never know...

Jul 22, 2017

Don't be surprised at this, a lot of banks require you to send a cover letter only after being accepted into their shortlist, which was the case for Citi's Bright Network for example. I also heard that certain banks do not require a cover letter at all, I've seen this for one EB and they just require you to fill out fit questions on their website in a form (so I guess that sort of serves as a cover letter, since you answer every single question with what you would normally write in your cover letter)

Jul 22, 2017

Good if they don't. Cover Letters are generally 99% bullshit about how much you love their firm.

Jul 22, 2017