Traders at Berkeley

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Applications for Traders at Berkeley will open in the spring

Recruitment Timeline

Applications to join Traders at Berkeley directly will open in the spring semester. We recruit most of our members from the DeCal that we teach. If you're interested in joining Traders at Berkeley, consider taking Stat 198: Introduction to Quantitative Finance.

Please check back soon for applications to join Traders at Berkeley directly!


How do you recruit the majority of your members?

The majority of our members were students who took the DeCal and passed with exceptional grades.

What type of students are you looking for?

Successful applicants have very strong quantitative skills. Many of our members were involved in research or have experiences in technical roles.

Do you take any members that have not taken the DeCal?

We occasionally take candidates directly into the club who have exceptional skills and experiences.

What kind of questions are asked during the technical round?

We will look at your resume and ask any conceptual questions related to your past projects or experiences. Be prepared to talk in-depth about a past project or experience. Typical topics include Data Structures, Algorithms, Probability, Statistics, Brainteasers, and Mental Math.