IT Explore is a 12-hour inter-university hackathon where you get to solve a real-life business problem.
'IT explore was one of the greatest hackathons that I've been to in all my life. I think that anyone seeking a career in IT needs to experience this at least once. '
Andries Bingani, IT Explore participant
Where knowledge becomes practice
With IT Explore, you get to take part in an exciting and practical IT experience at one of the most dynamic and successful financial institutions in South Africa. By partaking, you are given further insights into the field of IT and will be able to develop a more realistic view of the career path you’re planning to take.
As a student coder, you are presented with a real-life business problem that you must solve within 12 hours. The IT Explore hackathon enables you to express your coding skills, gain exposure to the banking world, experience the dynamic culture that Investec prides itself on and have a great deal of fun while you’re at it.