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Students & Grads:
Say hello to your future

Find the Co-Op Placement, Internship, or Associate Program that’ll kick-start your career.

Allow us to introduce you to... you

Future you, that is.

Picture this: you started out as a student looking to grow your skills and find some great opportunities. Then one day you joined the Scotiabank team and found all that and more. You’re part of a great team, feel passionate about the work you do, and you’re getting experience at a global, inclusive, forward-thinking company. Future you definitely made the right choice. Time to take the first step.

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What’s waiting for you here?

  • Get the mentorship you need to build up your skills and expertise
  • Discover lots of career growth opportunities at a global company
  • Be seen, heard and recognized for your fresh ideas
  • And of course, enjoy the perks of rewards and compensation for all that hard work
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Hey students – it’s time to make your mark

There are many ways to get where you’re going. Check out all avenues waiting for you here where you can grow and learn in different ways – and of course reach your career goals.

Co-op placements

No matter what path you choose, you’ll find your way. So start building your skills, gain experience and feel confident in your expertise with a co-op placement – real work for real compensation.

  • Accounting
  • Insurance
  • Audit
  • Marketing
  • Risk Management
  • Finance
  • Security & Investigation
  • Global Banking Markets
  • Wealth Management
  • Human Resources

Scotiabank co-op programs start every January, May and September. If you’re interested, you need to be enrolled in an accredited co-operative education program through a recognized post-secondary institution. Look for our co-op postings here and/or at your school's career centre.

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Internships

Get all that hands-on learning experience that’ll look awesome on your resume,
and set you up for great opportunities.

  • Global Risk Management Program

    Graduate/Undergraduate | Work Term: May - August

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  • Canadian Banking & Wealth Management Internship

    Graduate (MBA) | Work Term: May - August

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  • Corporate Banking Internship

    Graduate/Undergraduate | Work Term: May - August

    See details
  • Equity Research Internship

    Graduate (MBA) | Work Term: May - August

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  • Investment Banking Rotational Internship

    Graduate/Undergraduate | Work Term: May - August

    See details
  • Sales & Trading Internship – Canada

    Graduate/Undergraduate | Work Term: May - August

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  • Sales & Trading Internship – New York

    Graduate/Undergraduate | Work Term: June - August

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Opportunities for new grads

Launch your financial career with a forward-thinking company that rewards you for your performance and offers plenty of opportunities for growth in all divisions:

  • Customer Service
  • Global Capital Markets – Sales & Trading
  • Information Technology
  • Investment Banking/Mergers & Acquisitions
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Associate Programs

If you're looking for a hands-on, customized training or rotational program that exposes you to many divisions, departments and leaders within the world's most international bank, explore our opportunities below.

  • Commercial Banking Development Program

    Undergraduate

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  • Global Risk Management Associate Program

    Graduate

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  • Information Technology Associate Program

    Graduate/Undergraduate

    See details
  • International Associate Development Program

    Graduate (MBA)

    See details
  • Investment Banking Analyst/Associate Program

    Graduate/Undergraduate

    See details
  • Sales & Trading Rotational Program

    Graduate /Undergraduate

    See details
  • The Chartered Professional Accountant Student Training Program

    Graduate

    See details