Hang Seng Bank Graduate Jobs & Internships

Founded in 1933, Hang Seng is one of Hong Kong’s largest listed companies. Our market capitalisaion as at 30 June 2018 was HKD 375.1billion. With more than 10,000 employees, we serve over half the adult population of Hong Kong – more than 3 million people – through about 270 service outlets. We also maintain branches in Macau and Singapore and a representative office in Taipei.

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We are currently seeking high caliber professionals to join our department as Functional Trainee (“FT”).

Banking Profile and History

Founded in 1933, Hang Seng is one of Hong Kong’s largest listed companies. Our market capitalisation as at 30 June 2018 was HKD375.1billion. In keeping with our name, which means "ever-growing" in Chinese, we are growing alongside our customers.

The Bank’s major business activities comprise retail banking and wealth management, commercial banking, and global banking and markets. The Bank also offers a comprehensive range of renminbi services.

Since our founding, our main focus has been the pursuit of excellence for our customers. In Hong Kong, our vast network of around 270 service outlets provides you with quality services.

Established in May 2007, wholly owned subsidiary Hang Seng Bank (China) Limited is headquartered in Pudong, Shanghai, and operates a mainland China network with outlets in the Pearl River Delta, the Yangtze River Delta, the Bohai Rim Region and midwest China.

We also maintain branches in Macau and Singapore and a representative office in Taipei.

Hang Seng Securities, a wholly owned Bank subsidiary, operates a securities investment advisory services joint venture – GZHS Research Co., Ltd. – in partnership with Guangzhou Securities Company in Guangdong province.

Hang Seng Bank and Shenzhen Qianhai Financial Holdings Company Limited established Hang Seng Qianhai Fund Management Company Limited, the Mainland’s first onshore foreign‐majority‐owned joint venture fund management company.

As a pioneer of premium service, our staff will always provide you with the personal attention and user-friendly banking you need. Hang Seng Bank is a principal member of the HSBC Group, which is among the world's largest financial services organisations and holds a 62.14% equity interest in the Bank. The Bank offers investors in the United States a Sponsored Level-I American Depositary Receipts Programme.

Further information about Hang Seng is available here.

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Fintech Career Accelerator Scheme


Fintech is changing our business and creating exciting possibilities for us all. At Hang Seng Bank, we appreciate the importance of developing young talents as creative think tanks for our constantly evolving and innovative environment. Join us and you too can build valuable expertise at the forefront of a smart, dynamic and innovative banking environment – an environment where you can flourish.

Hosted by the Hong Kong Monetary Authority, Hong Kong Applied Science and Technology Research Institute (ASTRI), and Cyberport, with Hang Seng Bank as a major contributor since pilot year in 2017, Fintech Career Accelerator Scheme (FCAS) is an 6-month / 11-month full time internship placement opportunity for university students to gain digital project exposure.


We are currently seeking high-caliber individuals to join our team for the following functions. 

  • Audit
  • Commercial Banking
  • Digital Business Services
  • Financial Control
  • Global Banking
  • Hang Seng Indexes Company Limited
  • Insurance
  • Strategic Planning and Corporate Development
  • Wealth and Personal Banking

Over the course of the placement, you will assist in implementing various Fintech projects including blockchain, artificial intelligence, deep learning, robot advisor, mobile payment/wallet, ad tech, biometrics, cloud computing, big data analytics, or IT security. You will also involve in the planning and development of applications on mobile, IOT and other digital platforms to support new business needs.

Most importantly, you will grow under an environment which does not only advocate technological transformation, but also takes care on incubating creative energy via people-centric, flexible workplace.

Think you are up for the challenge? Join our FCAS Programme and become part of the passionate, creative and open-minded innovation team!


  • All full-time university students from ALL disciplines who have keen interest in latest Fintech development 
  • Technical background is NOT a prerequisite for non-programming jobs
  • Ability to communicate effectively, embrace change and overcome challenges
  • Ability to bring divergent ideas to create new and innovative solutions
  • Advocate of openness, teamwork and integrity
  • Strong desire to learn and able to work in Agile environment
  • Proficiency in English and Chinese, with fluency in Putonghua an advantage
  • Good knowledge of application software (MS Word, Excel, Powerpoint) and Chinese Word Processing
  • Permanent resident of Hong Kong or holding a valid Hong Kong student visa 

For more details, please visit website at https://www.hangseng.com/en-hk/about/careers/internship-opportunities/

Hang Seng Co-op Programme

We are Hong Kong’s leading domestic bank. This strong local identity gives our people a powerful sense of pride, purpose and belonging. Join us and you too can become a valuable member of our proudly local team. We welcome all full time university students from different disciplines to join our Winter Co-op Programme.
Full-time Co-op experience at Hang Seng Bank will equip you with valuable banking knowledge and skills to work in the real industry, putting you one step ahead of the rest. Perform well and you might be considered for early selection of Management Trainee Programme or other graduate opportunities.

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We are currently seeking high-calibre individuals to join our team for the following business functions: 

  • Audit
  • Commercial Banking
  • Communications
  • Digital Business Services
  • Financial Control
  • Global Banking
  • Global Markets
  • Hang Seng Indexes Company Limited
  • Insurance
  • Investment Services
  • Marketing
  • Risk and Compliance
  • Strategic Planning and Corporate Development
  • Wealth and Personal Banking

Your Benefits

  • Comprehensive Training - Training programs are provided for your good understanding of Hang Seng’s core businesses and structure
  • Mentorship - To support and guide you along the way, an experienced mentor will be assigned to you. He / she will give you regular feedback, advice and encouragement
  • Potential Career Path - The internship is the beginning of an exciting journey that could take you to future leaderships in the banking industry. Perform well and you may be considered for early selection of Management Trainee or other graduate opportunities 


  • Full time undergraduate students, or degree holder with deferred full time master degree offer. All academic disciplines are welcome
  • Ability to communicate effectively, embrace changes and overcome challenges
  • Strong desire to learn and resolve problems in new ways
  • Proficiency in English and Chinese
  • God knowledge of application software (MS Word, Excel, PowerPoint) & Chinese Word Processing
  • Permanent residents of Hong Kong or holding a valid Hong Kong work visa

For more details, please visit website at https://www.hangseng.com/en-hk/about/careers/internship-opportunities/

Management Trainee Programme

Hang Seng Bank Management Trainee Programme:
Making your impact on the future of banking

Hang Seng Bank has been consistently rated as the ‘Best Domestic Bank in Hong Kong’ for over 20 years*. Our sustained business growth underpinned by our purpose-led strategy and values continues to offer new development opportunities for our people. We invite you to join our Management Trainee Programme offering you a holistic development experience encompassing enterprise-wide development and business/function-specific professional development.

At the enterprise level, you will immerse in the Bank’s Purpose, Values and Strategy in Business, Fintech, Greater Bay Area development, as well as Environment, Social and Governance (ESG) initiatives. At the professional level, you will develop core competencies in one of the following seven business / functional streams as our 2023 MT:

  • Commercial Banking
  • Wealth and Personal Banking 
  • Global Banking 
  • Global Markets
  • Hang Seng Indexes Limited Company
  • Digital Business Services
  • Functional Services (including Compliance, Financial Control, Risk, or Strategic Planning and Corporate Development) 

Our Management Trainee programme equips you for the future of banking with tailored job rotations in the first 24 months and a placement which usually lasts up to 12 months. With our learning ecosystem, you will develop core banking and functional competencies; you will acquire Future Skills such as Data & Analytics, Growth Mindset, Connectivity and Social Intelligence; take part in Fintech projects and Fintecubator (start-up) initiatives; gain exposures to China and Greater Bay Area development; and receive support to attain your professional qualifications and senior management mentorship.

* Best Bank – Domestic (Hong Kong) (The Asset)


We are looking for the following attributes and qualifications in candidates joining our 2023 MT Programme:

  • Communicating with impact – ability to clearly and coherently articulate and present messages in written and verbal forms (including new media literacy) with the target audience in mind;     
  • Connectivity – capability to build effective connections at interpersonal, social and cross- disciplinary levels to collaborate with others and achieve common goals;   
  • Curiosity – strong motivation to ask questions, acquire new knowledge and experience cross-boundaries; navigate and learn in known and unknown challenges;    
  • Creativity –ability to bring divergent ideas together, develop novel and adaptive thinking and contribute to innovative solutions;
  • Exhibit integrity, empathetic and inclusive behaviours, acting with shared purpose, speaking up taking accountability and setting high standards;  
  • Excellent written and spoken English and Chinese proficiency;
  • Bachelor’s degree (Second Honours) or above; 
  • Permanent resident of Hong Kong or holder of a valid Hong Kong work visa.

The health and safety of our employees and candidates is very important to us. Due to the current situation related to the Novel Coronavirus (2019-nCoV), we’re leveraging our digital capabilities to ensure we can continue to recruit top talent at the HSBC Group.  As your application progresses, you may be asked to use one of our digital tools to help you through your recruitment journey.  If so, one of our  Resourcing colleagues will explain how our video-interviewing technology will be used throughout the recruitment process and will be on hand to answer any questions you might have.

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