Corporate Social Responsibility
Financial Institutions are increasingly taking an interest in hiring ex-military service people,
with their high discipline and transferable skills in demand.
Our ex-military programme allows talented service leavers to gain commercial experience to
complement their existing skills. This enables them to build long-term careers in financial
markets. Our accredited programmes are delivered via classroom and online based learning.
Many members of our armed forces have successfully completed our accredited online and
classroom-based programmes are now enjoying successful careers at top financial institutions.
Knightsbridge Trading Academy supports a number of selected universities and business
schools and assists them in gaining their Chartered Institute of Securities & Investment (CISI)
Level 3 Introduction to International Securities & Investment exam via online & classroom based
learning. In addition we provide these universities with a comprehensive learning library which
includes expert strategy videos, workbooks, mock exams, theory & practical based learning
programmes designed specifically for university & business school financial trading societies.
Since joining and passing our programmes, many university undergraduates have gained
internships at top financial institutions. In some instances students studying at some of the
universities below have come on to intern at Knightsbridge Trading Academy.
The Trading Floor has 42 dual screen Bloomberg terminals which makes it the biggest academic Trading Floor of its kind in Europe.
The university has an international student body with students coming from 130 countries overall. Fifteen percent of Regent's students are from Britain. Another forty per cent come from elsewhere within the European Union. Fifteen percent of the students come from the US.
David Game College provides Knightsbridge Trading Academy students dynamic educational facilities, providing students with the opportunity to learn and to develop new talents and skills in a private college environment.
With more than 3,000 members, OXCSSA acts as a supporting network for its members and a hub for informal contact between Oxford and China. OXCSSA organises a variety of events each year such as Fresher’s Ball, Chinese New Year Gala, academic seminars, career workshop, sports competitions, art exhibitions, field trips, and social gatherings. We maintain firm relationships with the British Council, the Chinese Embassy, the university of Oxford and Oxford City Council.