About us & what we bring

UEAFIS is one of the largest societies at UEA and but also one of the fastest growing societies on campus.

From Speaker Events to Networking Events which then leads to our real money ESG focused investment fund Oakwood Fund, which we hope to bring our students the skills they need in preparation for a world of finance.

Learn More

Why Join Us?

At UEAFIS, it is the perfect place for anyone interested in learning or pursuing a career in finance, but also for those interested in learning more about investments. You will be part of an empowering community dedicated to your career growth, education, and network expansion. Together, we embrace the challenges of the financial world and shape the future of responsible investing. Join us on this transformative journey as we pave the way for a brighter financial landscape and leave a lasting impact on the world. 

UEAFIS provides a platform that will enhance your career opportunities. Through a range of programs, events, and networking opportunities, we strive to equip you with the skills and knowledge needed to excel in the competitive world of finance. 

Joining UEAFIS means gaining access to invaluable educational resources. From workshops and seminars to mentorship programs, we are committed to enriching your understanding of finance and investment strategies. Networking is a crucial aspect of any successful career in finance. UEAFIS offers a vibrant community where you can connect with like-minded individuals, industry experts, and potential employers. Build relationships that will last a lifetime and open doors to exciting opportunities.

Your Career

By joining our society, you will be able to gain real world experience, you'll gain practical experience through hands-on workshops, investment simulations, and financial analysis. Engage with real-world financial scenarios and develop critical skills that employers seek in finance professionals. 
Get to benefit from exclusive internship and job opportunities shared within the Finance Society network. Connect with industry-leading companies, financial institutions, and recruiters looking for talented individuals like you to join their teams. Attend tailored career development workshops, resume clinics, and mock interviews that is crucial to your application to big institutions. This is your chance to strengthen your skills and receive a roadmap of how you can increase your chances to breaking into a competitive world of finance.

Your Education

By joining the society, you will have an opportunity to engage in thought-provoking workshops and seminars on diverse finance topics, including financial modelling, investment analysis, risk management, and sustainable investing. Expand your horizons and deepen your understanding of the finance world.  

Enhance your research and analysis skills. As member of Oakwood fund you will get to contribute to research projects, market analysis, and investment reports. Develop a strong research portfolio and enhance your analytical skills to tackle complex financial challenges.

Your Network

We frequently invite experienced and junior professionals in the world of finance to learn more about the industry and provide industry knowledge for all our members. 

Meet the team

Joining UEAFIS means becoming part of a community led by a team of confident, trustworthy, and responsible individuals who have honed their expertise through internships and secured offers from esteemed institutions. Our collective drive and passion for finance unite us as we continually strive to expand our network, elevate our education, and foster an environment of growth and collaboration.

Meet Us