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Wall Street, (in New York) MQP Project Center B14
New York, NY, United States;
Program Terms: B term
This program is currently not accepting applications.
Restrictions: WPI applicants only
Budget Sheets B term
Dates / Deadlines:
There are currently no active application cycles for this program.
Fact Sheet:
 Project Opportunity:
MQP
 Housing:
Shared apartments
 Director:
Art Gerstenfeld, Kevin Sweeney
 Program Preparation:
1/6 PQP in the term preceding departure
 Program Eligibility:
Computer Science, Electrical & Computer Engineering, Good academic standing (not on academic warning or academic probation), Industrial Engineering, Management, Management Engineering, Mathematical Science
 Program Term:
B'14
Program Description:

Wall StreetThe deadline for this application has passed.  Only students with prior approval from the Center Director may apply.


Wall Street, NY/London/Glasgow


 

Location



Students participating in the Wall Street Project Center are assigned to one of three locations: New York, London or Glasgow. These cities are high-powered centers of global financial activity, vibrant art and entertainment, and world-class multicultural cuisine.



Projects
 


The Wall Street Project Center presents opportunities for MQP projects, and potential future employment, with some of the best firms in the world, including Bank of America, Deutsche Bank, and BNP Paribas. Each project sponsor has a need for bright young individuals who are interested in technology and investing.

"Working with Morgan Stanley in London through the Wall Street Project Center was a fantastic experience that really broadened my horizons as an industrial engineer at WPI. As a result, I have decided to continue pursuing the financial services industry as the launching point for my career."
Luis Rodriguez, Morgan Stanley Project, London

“As a result of my MQP on Wall Street, I was offered a job at Bank of America where I am now working.  It was my MQP on Wall Street that allowed me to achieve my goals.”
Jason Tondreau, Bank of America Project, New York

"My project focused on work flow analysis. As a physics major I could apply some of the laws of physics to financial markets. This was a win-win because our project resulted in some new ways of thinking for the company and I learned a tremendous amount."
Angelo Chandler, Bank of America Project, London



Project Examples



Risk reduction - Improving risk reporting and technology at Lehman Brothers for country and credit risk
Information sharing - Enhancing the effectiveness and efficiency of information sharing practices for trading support teams in the Global Credit Products division of Bank of America
Client services - Identifying best practices in client service at New York and London branches of Morgan Stanley Prime Brokerage



 
This program is currently not accepting applications.