Asia Pacific Recruiting

Many Penn students are interested in learning more about opportunities to work with organizations in the Asia Pacific region. We will update this page with information as we learn more about specific opportunities available as often they do not utilize the on-campus recruiting program. You should also be sure to check PennLink regularly. (Note that these events typically occur in the fall of each year so the page is most heavily updated then.) 


November 2018

Boston Career Forum

November 9 - 11, 2018 (new info up early May)

Approximately 200 hiring companies. Scholarships available for students to help cover travel expenses.

October 2018

Los Angeles Career Forum for for Individuals with Japanese / English Language Abilities

October 5 & 6, 2018

Approximately 30 hiring companies.

July 2018

J.P. Morgan Asia Inside the Industry Program (Singapore and Hong Kong)

Singapore: July 11-12 / Hong Kong: July 23-24

If you're currently studying abroad and thinking about starting your career in Asia, check out our Inside the Industry program, held over the summer in Hong Kong (July 23 & 24, 2018 - apply by July 8) & Singapore (July 11 & 12 - apply by July 1). It's a great way for inspired minds like yours to get a head start in Investment Banking, Asset & Wealth Management and Markets. Not only will you learn about our business and recruitment tips, you'll also get to meet some of our people and showcase your skills through a collaborative team case study. This two-day immersive experience will have a lasting impact on you, one that might even shape your future no matter what your major. High-performing participant can be fast-tracked to interview for our 2019 summer internship positions. For details and to apply click here.

GradConnection Returnee Careers Fairs

Come along to the international student returnee fairs being hosted in Hong Kong and Shanghai in July exclusively for you. The fairs are a chance to meet and speak directly with employers from some of the most sought after companies who are looking exclusively for students that have studied abroad. Employer participation is already at capacity so make sure you secure your spot to get access to the largest number of top employers!


  • Hong Kong
    • Venue: Cordis Hotel, Mong Kok
    • Date: 25/07/2018
    • Time: 2pm - 5pm
    • Registration Link: 

June 2018

Osaka Career Forum

June 29, 2018

Approximately 60 hiring companies will participate.

Tokyo Summer Career Forum

June 23 & 24, 2018

Approximately 250 hiring companies will participate.

May 2018

U.S. Career Forum for Individuals with Japanese / English Language Abilities - New York

May 12, 2018

Approximately 40 hiring companies will be hiring for positions in the U.S. *Scholarships available for students to help cover travel expenses.

February 2018

2018  Lockin China Global Talents Career Fair

February 23 - April 20, 2018

Over 150 employers have already registered for LockIn China's Online Career Fair in Beijing, Shanghai, Hangzhou and others cities in China. Please visit our website for full list of participating employers: The fair will run from February 23 - April 30, 2018.


July 2017


Singapore - Wednesday, July 19, 2017

Hong Kong - Thursday, July 27, 2017

Your "career" can often be an intimidating and foreign topic for university students. At Citi, we want to help you find out what career opportunities are available to you. Come join us at the Career Fair to discover what you could potentially be doing next summer! Learn about different business career paths in financial services through interactive booths and hands-on workshops. Hear first-hand from our current interns share about their experiences thus far. Get tips from HR on how to make your application competitive. This is the perfect opportunity for university students to not only learn about the diverse career paths in financial services, but to also get an edge on how to make their application competitive. Morning and afternoon sessions will be available for both locations. Please register your interest via under Events in University Programs by July 14, 2017 with your resume. See more here.

August 2017

BNP Paribas - Asia Pacific

Focus on your tomorrow. Today. Returning home to Singapore this summer and considering to work in Asia Pacific after you graduate? Join us to learn more about our APAC Graduate Program designed to equip you with the technical skills and individual competencies to embark upon a successful career within the BNP Paribas Group. If you are looking out for internship opportunities as you enter your penultimate year, our summer internship program would be a promising option you may wish to apply for as well. Being one of the largest international banking network, we strive to employ talented and innovative people who are aligned to our vision and culture. Be part of the Asia Pacific story.

Thursday, August 3, 2017:  BNP Paribas Singapore Office

This event is open to overseas returning students graduating in 2018 and after from all areas of discipline. To register for this event, please submit your resume with subject header "Summer Search - Singapore" to by July 23, 2017.  Given the limited capacity available, shortlisted students will be notified by email.

Wednesday, August 9, 2017:  BNP Paribas Hong Kong Office

This event is open to overseas returning students graduating in 2018 and after from all areas of discipline. To register for this event, please submit your resume with subject header "Summer Search - Hong Kong" to by July 30, 2017.  Given the limited capacity available, shortlisted students will be notified by email.

September 2017

JP Morgan Asia Pacific Events and 2018 Summer Programs

September 29th, 2019 (apply by the September 16th.) 

JPMorgan Asia has asked students in Pennsylvania to apply for their summer analyst programs by September 16. Find our more here: They will be visiting Philadelphia on September 29 and would like to receive applications well before then.

Credit Suisse, APAC INSPIRE Live: Challenging Assumptions: Careers in Risk

Monday, September 18, 2017, 19:30 -  20:00 SGT/HKT

Would you like a career that stays on the pulse of world events, is client-facing, and is at the forefront of technological innovation? Look no further as a career in Risk Management might just be for you! The Risk function acts as guardian of the bank's risk appetite and a career in risk does not mean that you are risk averse. You can look forward to challenging and proactively engage with the business as well as stakeholders. Join Daniel Hicks, VP in Risk Management, Kiran Shahzad, AVP in Risk Management and Victor Neo an Analyst in the Risk Graduate Program as they look forward to challenging your assumptions on a career in risk live via our Credit Suisse Careers Facebook page. Register here before Sunday, September 17, 2017 to receive a reminder of this event on the day and join us live on Credit Suisse Careers Facebook page through your mobile devices, PC or laptop.

HSBC Asia: Careers Information Session - University of Pennsylvania

Tuesday, September 26, 2017, 12.00 PM - 1.15 PM, Inn at Penn

The HSBC Graduate Recruitment representatives from Hong Kong will host an interactive session on September 26 September for penultimate and final year students from the University of Pennsylvania. This session is for students who are interested in starting their banking career in Hong Kong. Nishilla McKeogh, Regional Lead, Graduate Recruitment and Development Asia Pacific and Deborah Leerhsen, Managing Director, Global Banking will introduce our 2018 Global Banking and Global Markets Summer Internship and Global Graduate Programmes. Register here. Selected students will be notified by HSBC Graduate Recruitment team.

October 2017

Goldman Sachs Spotlight on Asia Operations Division (for full-time roles)

October 4, 5:00 PM -7:00 PM, Goldman Sachs Offices, 200 West Street, New York, NY

Register by September 25, 2017

We are happy to invite you for the Goldman Sachs' Spotlight on Asia Operations Division event hosted at our New York office. This is a great opportunity to learn more about our firm, our business and our 2018 Full-Time Analyst opportunities.  At this session, you will be able to meet with our professionals in Operations, ask questions in an informal setting and most importantly gain insight into what it is like to work at Goldman Sachs. See registration instructions and additional details here. Questions should be addressed to

Full Time Opportunities in China with Procter & Gamble (appy by October 10th)

Procter & Gamble China is hiring Penn students to join various full-time positions starting next summer at P&G China.  We are recruiting for all majors who are in pursuit of a Bachelor's degree or above and will graduate in 2018 or have recently graduated in 2016 or 2017.  Must have Chinese work authorization. We are hiring for 8 different functional areas (Brand Management, Finance & Accounting, Product Supply, Research & Development, Sales, Consumer & Market Knowledge, Human Resources, and Information Technology). The application deadline is 10/10/17.  Interested applicants should apply directly online at


Monday, October 9th, 8:00 - 9:00 pm, Huntsman Hall G65

Join Citi APAC to learn about internship and job opportunities in that region.

80 Days Event for Overseas Chinese Talent (pre-employment workshop for finding jobs in China)

Saturday, October 14, 1:30 - 4:00 pm, Skirkanich Hall Berger Auditorium

As a student studying abroad, when should you start seeking job opportunities in China? How do you write a proper CV that get HR's attention? How should you prepare for different types of interviews in China? How can you negotiate salary with HR? There is much more you should know about job seeking in China than you thought. Lockin China, as the largest recruitment platform specialized in supporting Chinese overseas students, has invited experienced HR and employers to bring you the most professional and practical pre-employment workshop for finding jobs in China. Last year, more than 10,000 overseas students found jobs after attending Lockin China 80 Days Event. This year, we will bring even more positions that you can choose from to realize your true value in a career. You will have more choices and broader access with tens of thousands of vacancies from 1,000 employers provided exclusively for overseas talent. 1000 global universities and Lockin China stand united to get you hired in this coming graduation season. Please register for this workshop here now: Additional details can be found here.

Barclays Asia

Wednesday, October 11th, The Inn at Penn

Join our upcoming presentation in Philadelphia to find out about our outstanding graduate and internship programmes that rank amongst the very best. We will be presenting our Asia business and career opportunities, followed by a networking event to give you the opportunity to find out more about us. To register, send your resume to by 17 September 11:59pm EST, with subject line ‘Application for Barclays Asia Presentation in Philadelphia'.

BNP Paribas Asia Pacific

In Asia Pacific, BNP Paribas is one of the best-positioned international financial institutions with an uninterrupted presence since 1860. Currently with over 15,000 employees* and a presence in 14 markets, BNP Paribas provides corporates, institutional and private investors with product and service solutions tailored to their specific needs. It offers a wide range of financial services covering corporate & institutional banking, wealth management, asset management, insurance, as well as retail banking and consumer financing through strategic partnerships.   Be part of the Asia Pacific story. Our 2018 APAC Graduate and Summer Internship Opportunities are now open via our graduate website: Interested candidates are most welcome to apply online and applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis, although the deadline for full-time applicants is October 31st and for internships it is November 30. Questions should beaddress to

Opportunities with AB InBev North (which includes China, Korea and Japan)

Application Period :September 01.2017 - Oct.18 2017

  • For overseas candidates, you are free to choose to attend the interview by skype online or face to face in any interview section before Business Game. If you pass the structured interview, you will be invited to Shanghai Office for Business Game.
  • The application period has been extended to Oct.18

Application Links:

For Overseas Candidates from Korea

Application link:

For Overseas Candidates from Japan

If you have graduated from schools, and you are now in Japan, please apply through the link below.

Application link:

If you are still studying abroad, please apply through the link below.

Application link:

For Overseas Candidates from China

If you have graduated from schools, and you are now in China, please apply through one of the links (By Interview Locations) below.




If you are still studying abroad, please apply through the link below.

Application link:

For more information, please visit:

1. Company Website:
2. GMT Official Website:
3. Yingjiesheng:
4. GMT mailbox:
5. LinkedIn:
6. FB:

November 2017

Boston Career Forum 2017 for Japanese / English Bilingual Individuals

November 17 - 19, 2017

Students will be able to meet with approximately 200 hiring companies and scholarships are available for students to help cover travel expenses. Find out more here:

BNP Asia Pacific Internship Position Deadline: November 30, 2017

In Asia Pacific, BNP Paribas is one of the best-positioned international financial institutions with an uninterrupted presence since 1860. Our summer internship programme application deadline of 30th November 2017 is fast approaching! Calling all penultimate year students (i.e. graduating in 2019) to submit your online application today here. Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis.

BNP Asia Pacific Full-Time Position Deadline Extended Until December 31, 2017

In Asia Pacific, BNP Paribas is one of the best-positioned international financial institutions with an uninterrupted presence since 1860. We are pleased to share that our graduate application deadline has been extended to 31st December 2017 for selected opportunities. We welcome all recently graduated or students graduating in 2018 to check out our graduate website: to apply online now.   We are currently receiving applications for roles in Information Technology and Operations; Asset Liability Management Treasury; COO Office; Coverage and Territories Credit Management; Financial Institutions Coverage; Global Markets; IT Security; Legal; Territory Management; and Transaction Banking.