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  2. When is best to study abroad??

    Investment Banking

    Worried I'll miss recruiting/networking opportunities...Really want to study abroad though. Plan would be junior fall/spring- whichever is better. Already have sophomore summer paid boutique IB internship lined up. ~3.6/7 GPA. Go to a top 50 usnews s ...

    75 comments29 Mar 2017 -

  3. More specifically, I don't mean "studying abroad" as in spending a semester touring Barcelona, Paris, Rome, etc. I mean actually attending an institution overseas. I am looking into applying for the London School of Econ. summer school prog ...

    78 comments29 Mar 2017 -

  4. I am a Sophomore at a semi-target school majoring in Finance and International Business. I am currently torn between studying abroad in my Fall semester of Junior year. For many reasons, I would prefer to study abroad in the Fall semester as opposed to th ...

    30 comments5 Apr 2017 -

  5. Conflicted between studying abroad and staying at school to network for a summer analyst position at a regional boutique. How bad will study abroad hinder my abilities to network and interview with banks? I would be leaving mid-january to paris. Investmen ...

    37 comments9 Jan 2016 -

  6. Study Abroad Programs for Finance

    Business School and GMAT

    Hello WSO users. This is my first post here in WSO, but I've been active on the site for quite some time (i.e. reading articles, comments, etc.) Currently, I am an undergraduate sophomore at a semi-target school (USC Marshall) studying Business Admin ...

    37 comments21 Mar 2017 -

  7. How should a study abroad term be included on a undergrad resume? I don't want my education section to take up a quarter of the page. resume study abroad formatting ...

    29 comments29 Mar 2017 -

  8. MBA- Studying Abroad

    Business School and GMAT

    I'm not in a program yet but will be applying R2. I've been looking at some of the exchange programs at some of these schools and they look really interesting. Who wouldn't want to live in Istanbul or Rio for a semester....sounds like a gre ...

    26 comments23 Nov 2013 -

  9. Did any of you study abroad? I would really like to and it sounds like fun, although it is probably easy enough to realize that for most programs/majors (finance included) it is total BS and you can learn the same stuff if not better from your US college. ...

    20 comments29 Mar 2017 -

  10. Anyone here invited for the GS Study Abroad super day next week? Also, for those who have been through GS Super days- how are the interviews like? Any tips / advice etc. would be great! Investment Banking interview Goldman Sachs super day New York study a ...

    32 comments10 Dec 2009 -

  11. Hello, I am currently a sophomore at Boston College. I am planning on studying abroad during the spring of my junior year and have a quick question. I am definitely interested in studying abroad during my junior year, but obtaining an internship is obviou ...

    24 comments13 Dec 2012 -

  12. Hi, ...

    21 comments8 Apr 2016 -

  13. Importance of Study Abroad GPA

    Business School and GMAT

    Do marks from a study abroad term carry the same weight as those from your home school? I have a GPA >3.5 but rough marks on my exchange transcript (which do not show up on my official transcript), will these marks be valued equally by adcom? Would a s ...

    18 comments29 Mar 2017 -

  14. I'm currently a student at a non target with a major in finance and minor in economics. I have to decide in a few days whether I want to keep my minor in economics or go abroad to Paris and drop the minor since my course schedule won't work out. ...

    16 comments3 Oct 2015 -

  15. What are the best and most reputable schools/locations in the world to study abroad at during undergrad? What looks best on your resume when you are applying for jobs after your undergrad and then business schools later on? study abroad study abroad study ...

    10 comments16 May 2018 -

  16. It's fairly often enough that questions pop up asking about language learning. Usually the questions ask how useful it is to study a language, and which language one should study. If you go about it with the goal of fluency, then it is definitely use ...

    13 comments12 Feb 2013 -

  17. Hi! Next semester, I will be studying abroad in Spain. I'm very excited about it, since I loved the country when I visited and think this would be a unique opportunity to live there and learn Spanish fluently. However, I know their economy sucks and ...

    15 comments7 Nov 2013 -

  18. I'm studying abroad in London for the spring semester ~3 months. My housing and meals are taken care of. I was wondering how much spending money should I have prepared. I'm a pretty frugal person... But I'll be in London, so you can only be ...

    12 comments30 Jun 2014 -

  19. BofA ML SA Offers

    Investment Banking

    Has anyone that attended the Bank of America Merrill Lynch study abroad accelerated recruitment interviews on Dec. 4 hear back yet? sa ML bofa Internship summer analyst study abroad Salary ...

    14 comments9 Dec 2009 -

  20. First time poster, long time lurker needing help with deciding whether to go abroad or not. I am a rising Junior majoring in Finance, and I am trying to decide whether I should go abroad to Paris or not. These are my questions: 1) If I dont go abroad, I c ...

    13 comments8 Jun 2010 -

  21. Hey guys, I just participated in the study abroad superday for BAML this past Friday. HR said that we would hear back from them by this upcoming Friday about the decision. However, I've heard that BBs often let you know the day of. Has anyone heard b ...

    9 comments11 Dec 2011 -

  22. SA Offers Dilemma

    Job Search Advice

    Hey! I have a guaranteed job offer for a summer intern position in (BO Fund Admin position), they have given me 2 days to accept the offer (I've already asked them to extend and the answer was no) and considering my class have not faired well this ye ...

    8 comments1 May 2012 -

  23. Hi there, I'm a soph at a target (one of HYPW) looking to get a SA internship in S&T next year. CS major, high GPA, although admittedly I haven't done much networking. I'm thinking about studying abroad at Oxford either next Spring for ...

    8 comments1 Apr 2011 -

  24. Hey so I'm a rising senior at a target school (little ivy) with a 3.5 Econ major. I worked for a large tech firm my freshman year and a very boutique wealth management firm last summer. I have been unable to land an IB internship for the summer so fa ...

    6 comments4 Jan 2017 -

  25. Trying to plan out my first year in college. I was thinking of becoming a research assistant at my school, mostly so my resume is not completely blank (obviously I'll have some clubs here and there). How impressive is this role? Should I pursue it or ...

    5 comments7 Jul 2018 -

  26. Baylor vs. SMU vs. UTD

    Business School and GMAT

    I'm having trouble in which school would be best to attend for international business as well as having the best chances of getting an internship and having a high salary post-graduation. Also, considering that my parents' incomes combined are n ...

    6 comments19 Mar 2016 -

  27. I'm looking to study abroad in Europe and I've narrowed down my choices to these schools: ESADE Bocconi University HEC Paris School of Management Rotterdam School of Management IE Business School (Madrid) I would really appreciate any advice or ...

    6 comments13 Aug 2015 -

  28. Burn a year? Help!

    Investment Banking

    I need to make a decision within the next 24 hours. Background: Current senior at a target on the West coast. Just got an exploding offer for a SA position at a BB for IBD but debating what to do. Options I'm considering: Accept it, work my tail off ...

    7 comments15 Apr 2010 -

  29. So I'm thinking about trying a study abroad program, but my school doesn't have super-prestigious institutes to do it at. All I have are:-Copenhagen Business School-Bristol (I'd be doing econ and maybe a bit of finance there)-Warsaw School ...

    7 comments21 Nov 2009 -

  30. Hello, i want to do PG courses from UK,so can anybody elaborate on the application procedure for UG and PG courses in UK?:) education study abroad ...

    6 comments19 Jan 2015 -

  31. No longer relevant

    Job Search Advice

    -- GPA study abroad ...

    6 comments1 Mar 2015 -

  32. Hi everyone! (I hope I am posting this in the right spot.) I am a sophomore at Penn State main campus who took until the end his freshman year to decide what he wanted to do, that being investment banking. I am humbled by the posts of other freshman and s ...

    6 comments21 Oct 2014 -

  33. study abroad in europe undergrad

    Business School and GMAT

    -- study abroad ...

    6 comments8 Jan 2016 -

  34. so im studying abroad in china this fall semester but am planning on traveling for a bit after the semester ends on dec. 12th. i was just wondering--whens a good date to come back in time for recruiting season for junior summer internships? for BBs and ma ...

    6 comments31 May 2010 -

  35. Study abroad or internship?

    Corporate Finance, Development and Strategy

    Hello all, I am a junior finance major at a semi-target school. I had a solid internship sophomore summer, but now would really like to study abroad (LSE finance class, if that matters). How much will studying abroad adversely affect my job prospects? GPA ...

    5 comments7 Apr 2016 -

  36. Hey guys, I'm a current finance student at a target university in Australia for BB. I have strong academics, and relevant work experience. I'd initially want to work in IB in Australia, then later on try to switch to working in America and/or co ...

    4 comments6 Oct 2018 -

  37. junior going abroad sept dec

    Investment Banking

    --- study abroad ...

    4 comments8 Jan 2016 -

  38. Study Abroad Cape Town

    Job Search Advice

    I am thinking about studying abroad in cape town my junior fall. I go to a target school so I will be missing the recruiting in the fall. What do people think about Cape Town as opposed to another place? Also does anyone have any recommendations for landi ...

    4 comments10 May 2013 -

  39. Study Abroad Two Semesters

    Investment Banking

    I'm studying abroad this spring semester as a sophomore. I'm wondering if I like it a lot whether it would be worth it to go for another semester in my junior fall. I'm on schedule to graduate a semester early and going abroad an additional ...

    4 comments26 Jan 2013 -

  40. US Schools to Open Branches in India

    Business School and GMAT

    While Obama is in India- an article surfaced on Bloomberg about US schools being recruited by the Indian government to open branches within its borders. Sounds like a cool opportunity in the medium term. Here's a link to some commentary: http://www.b ...

    4 comments8 Nov 2010 -

  41. Hi guys, I am currently an international junior at a non-target in Long Island, NY interested in IBD / VC. I have an interesting story as I was playing professional tennis until the age of 17 and after a bad injury had to quit. Decided to move to the US t ...

    3 comments3 May 2017 -

  42. My apologies in advance if parts of my question seem repetitive to what's already on this forum, but I'm hoping for some advice from those of you who've been in the same situation as I really am quite stumped right now. I'm a rising Ju ...

    3 comments11 Apr 2017 -

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    Investment Banking

    thanks study abroad internship sophomore ...

    3 comments25 Jan 2015 -

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    Business School and GMAT

    I study abroad ...

    3 comments22 Sep 2014 -

  45. Address/Phone Number Dilemma

    Job Search Advice

    Hi guys, I'll keep it short. I'm currently in Madrid until end of August. I am sending out my resume to firms in Boston, looking for a fall internship during classes (i only have 1 to take). What should I do about my Address/phone Number? Put Sp ...

    3 comments7 Jun 2012 -

  46. Study Abroad Fall Quarter

    Job Search Advice

    I'm a Junior, and I want to study abroad fall quarter next year. I have a good SA position, but I want to keep my options open for switching firms or maybe job function. Does anyone know if firms (MBB / BB 's) accommodate people who are abroad i ...

    3 comments3 Mar 2011 -

  47. I have been a reader of this board for about a year now, emphasis on reader, I don't post (much). Having been on the receiving end of a wealth of useful information I feel like its time to give back. To give you some background, I am starting at a BB ...

    3 comments3 May 2009 -

  48. Long-time reader, first-time poster.. ...

    2 comments1 Oct 2010 -

  49. Hey guys, There's probably some of us here who submitted for study-abroad interviews. I applied to a couple and have only heard back and completed superdays for BAML. I'm waiting specifically on Morgan Stanley. Has anyone heard from them? Also, ...

    2 comments9 Dec 2009 -

  50. Study Abroad UK Dates

    Job Search Advice

    Hi, I'm rising junior at American school considering doing a semester abroad the coming Spring (next Spring) at a good London school. What I'm worried about is school dates interfering with potential internship dates. I know many internships sta ...

    1 comment6 Jul 2019 -

  51. Study Abroad Perception?

    Resume Advice

    I'm studying finance, acct, and econ (all majors) at a low-end semi-target for some banks (top 40 ranking, well perceived business school). Have been considering doing a study abroad semester at LSE. Would doing this and having it in my resume look a ...

    1 comment17 May 2018 -

  52. Study Abroad opinions on schools

    Business School and GMAT

    Choosing between a few business schools for winter semester junior year. Any thoughts, warnings, or positive feelings towards any of these? Spain: IE or ESADE Stockholm University of Economics University College Dublin Copenhagen Business School LSE Unive ...

    1 comment28 Mar 2018 -

  53. Going Abroad to LSE

    Job Search Advice

    I'm new here, just posted my intro, but I figured you guys would have good advice on this matter. I have committed to going abroad for the academic year in London, and will be studying economics/finance courses at LSE. I am a rising junior, and I kno ...

    1 comment23 Aug 2014 -

  54. Has anyone from the 12/7 study abroad super day for BAML heard any news yet? sa Internship study abroad BAML Salary ...

    10 Dec 2012 -

  55. So I want to study abroad for a year for my junior year at LSE. I know for people who study abroad during the spring usually get interviewed earlier for internships at bb. However, if I am abroad, I wouldn't have access to the special campus resume d ...

    1 comment27 Sep 2011 -

  56. Hello everyone, this is my first post on Wallstreetoasis. In fact, I just joined several days ago. Right now, I am having trouble deciding which school is my best option for studying abroad. Please first let me describe my situation. I am a Taiwanese stud ...

    1 comment5 Jun 2011 -

  57. studying at GW School of Business

    Business School and GMAT

    I'm a marketing exec based in the UK. I've identified several US b-schools but strongly considering going to GW School of Business to do their Global MBA. Heard great things about the 2 years program and it is quite highly ranked in several biz ...

    14 May 2010 -

  58. Here is the deal- I have an unique opportunity to study abroad senior year, spring semester. The program I want to go to ends late june. Let say I hypothetically get a FT offer either with where I SA or elsewhere. Although I know that I would make it in t ...

    1 comment5 Apr 2010 -

  59. I'm a US undergrad from a non-target currently studying for the semester in Hong Kong; I love this place already know I will want to come back. I would like to leverage my situation to find a SA position here. I have made some good contacts, and have ...

    1 comment5 Oct 2009 -