Insight day attendee

by Bank of England


  • Skills
  • Business Insight
  • Culture
  • Your Impressions


  • 1. Please give an overview of the insight and what was involved on a day-to-day basis.
  • The day started with a fun ice-breaker then went on to introduce the undergraduate opportunities. A panel with current undergraduates then followed and I was able to ask questions. After a break was a guest speaker session and then a panel session with representatives from the Bank's networks to finish.


  • 2. Have you learnt any new skills or developed existing skills?
  • Commercial awareness of the Bank and its role in the financial system was definitely developed. I also learnt more about the Bank's culture and values. Current Future Talent employees at the Bank gave me a lot of useful application advice.

  • How would you rate the training provided during your experience?
  • 5/5

  • How would you rate the knowledge learned around industry-specific skills during the experience?
  • 5/5

  • How would you rate the knowledge learned around personal or professional skills during the experience?
  • 5/5

  • Please rate how the knowledge learned has helped you with regards to your career development
  • 5/5

    Business Insight

  • 3. What was it like understanding all about the business and potential roles available?
  • I thoroughly enjoyed learning more about the Bank and it was nice to hear first-hand from Bank of England employees. The level of detail that panelists went into really boosted my understanding. I felt very informed about the roles available for me at the Bank.

  • Please rate how insightful you found the insight
  • 5/5

  • How would you rate the structure of the insight
  • 5/5

  • How would you rate business leader involvement during the insight
  • 3/5


  • 4. What was the company culture and general atmosphere like?
  • Really supportive and friendly atmosphere about the Bank, the networks session showed this strongly. I was clear what the Bank's values were and how they are followed each day.

  • How would you rate the inclusiveness of the culture?
  • 5/5

  • How would you rate the networking opportunities?
  • 4/5

  • Please rate how valued you felt during your insight?
  • 5/5

    Your Impressions

  • 5. To what extent did you enjoy the insight?
  • I really enjoyed the insight day because of its engagement and usefulness.

  • Please rate your level of enjoyment on the insight
  • 5/5

  • Please rate how your experience met your expectations
  • 5/5

  • Please rate the future employment prospects at Bank of England
  • 4/5

  • 7. Would you recommend Bank of England to a friend?
  • Yes

  • 8. What tips or advice would you give to others applying to Bank of England
  • Do some research on the Bank then most importantly show your passion and reasons why you want to apply to a certain programme.

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Insight / Vacation Scheme (< 4 Weeks)


Central London and City

October 2021

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