Export Development Canada

Ottawa, Ontario

Student Programs

Start your career with a huge advantage

We believe in the importance of building the next generation of Canadian leadership, which means encouraging knowledge of international business and trade.

Our student development opportunities include work terms, co-op and educational programs, scholarship programs – all designed to give your career in international finance a head start.

Student recruitment

We actively recruit students in commerce, international business, finance, accounting and other disciplines.

While the majority of our student positions are finance related, we also offer positions in risk management, insurance, computer science, communications, marketing, human resources, economics, sales and environmental sciences. Work terms are typically four or eight months in length and can be counted towards an accredited co-op program with your university.

Please note the following application deadlines:
  • Winter term (January to April): Positions posted in September
  • Summer term (May to August): Positions posted in January
  • Fall term (September to December): Positions posted in May
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What can you expect from an EDC work term?

Great learning opportunities, a fast-paced work environment, challenging assignments, networking opportunities with professionals in your field of study, organized social activities with other students and free access to our onsite gym and fitness classes.

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Ryan Chow, Credit Insurance

"In my work, I conduct financial and credit analysis regarding various companies. I am learning something new every day and my team is very helpful and always willing to help me improve my knowledge and skills. I have also been able to apply the many skills I have learned at school, particularly in the analysis of financial statements."

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