What We Do

Primary Goal

To help Business Students with an interest in Banking and Financial Planning in achieving their career objectives within the Financial services industry. Being one of the largest finance-based societies, we aspire to be the first contact point for all students seeking to enter the industry.

Utilising the following strategies:

  • Equipping students with skills relevant to the industry
  • Informing students about career opportunities
  • Connecting students with employees
  • Providing strategies and insights to build confidence and empower students to successfully navigate interviews and assessment centres

Who are we?

The Finance and Banking Society (FINSOC) is a prestigious constituent society with branches operating in three universities: the University of New South Wales, the University of Sydney and the Australian National University.

With over 3,000 student members, FINSOC is one of the largest student society networks in Australia dedicated to student education, enrichment and employability within the financial services sector.

Our Focus

FINSOC’s focus is within Banking and Financial Planning, providing students with a unique opportunity to gain a distinctive advantage in an ever growing competitive landscape.

We do this through a vast alumni base and an extensive list of industry contacts and sponsors. FINSOC is a progressive society with the ultimate goal of adding exceptional value to your employability and career progression.

What Makes Us Different?

FINSOC’s unique value proposition lies in the diversity of its events. Whether that be our annual internship insight panels, networking events with our major sponsors, education events covering excel and trading, or our social events where you are presented with the opportunity to socialise with like-minded students.

Further, our famous flagship ‘Women in Finance Mentoring Program’ in partnership with HSBC offers female finance students the chance to receive their own mentor for several months and gain exclusive insights into how to succeed in the industry.