Bloomberg Aptitute Test (BAT)

The University of Waterloo is partnering with Bloomberg L.P., the leading financial data and news provider, to offer the BLOOMBERG APTITUDE TEST (BAT) completely FREE OF CHARGE on campus! Take the BAT this autumn to be put in touch with over 20,000 global employers! NO PREPARATION IS NECESSARY. Over 100,000 students have taken the BAT in over 1,000 universities around the world and in the past six months over 21,000 students have been contacted by employers to discuss job opportunities. Employers using the Talent Search are seeking a wide range of skill sets and experience for a variety of roles, including roles in Consultancy, Accounting, Insurance, Compliance, Research and Development, Investment Banking, Sales, HR, Trading, Marketing, Analytics and Global Data. Don’t miss your opportunity to be contacted for interesting career opportunities from great employers worldwide!As an added benefit this year, Bloomberg is providing all BAT test-takers a complementary six month subscription to Bloomberg Briefs - Bloomberg's premium industry specific newsletter valued at $2,000 and used by tens of thousands of hedge fund managers, bankers and portfolio managers. Reading Bloomberg Briefs provides insight into the industry, helps you stay up-to-date on current events and enhances performance in interviews. After taking the BAT, you will gain access to a premium pack that includes the daily Economics Brief and the daily Mergers Brief along with the weekly Private Equity and Hedge Fund Briefs. If you cannot attend the sessions on campus, you may also take the BAT from home by clicking For additional information about the BAT visit We hope to see you there!

Capacity: This year the capacity for the BAT is 125 students, first come first serve

Registration: register under the waterloo session