Leeds Internship Programme- working at a Swiss private equity firm

  Shakeel Kathrada is a 2019 University of Leeds Graduate who achieved a first class degree in BSc Mathematics with Finance. After graduation Shakeel applied for a 6 month internship at Lyrique, a private equity firm based in Nyon, Switzerland advertised through the Leeds Internship Programme. Here he talks about his time in Switzerland atContinue reading “Leeds Internship Programme- working at a Swiss private equity firm”

Class of 2020: Leeds Exclusive Opportunities

One recurring theme (or worry) of job applications and interviews is how do I stand out? In the competitive world of job hunting, what is it that sets apart one graduate from another? Luckily, as a University of Leeds student, you are endowed with a range of schemes and opportunities that can make you uniquelyContinue reading “Class of 2020: Leeds Exclusive Opportunities”

Laidlaw Undergraduate Research and Leadership Scholarship

Ghadir Ghasemi is a Laidlaw Scholar in the final year of his Chemical Engineering degree, find out how he has developed his research and leadership skills through this funded scholarship. Laidlaw Scholarships are open to first year undergraduates, providing the opportunity to develop leadership and research skills through a range of personal development activities andContinue reading “Laidlaw Undergraduate Research and Leadership Scholarship”

Link to Leeds Ambassadors

Link to Leeds Ambassadors support prospective students from overseas by sharing their experiences and insight into living and studying at the University of Leeds.  Learn more about the role from two ambassadors Anderson and Paulina. Anderson Etika (left) from Nigeria recently completed his PhD in Transport Studies at the University of Leeds, he secured aContinue reading “Link to Leeds Ambassadors”