• Skills
  • Business Insight
  • Culture
  • Your Impressions


  • 1. Please give an overview of the insight and what was involved on a day-to-day basis.
  • Participating in banker-led sessions, detailing their work within the divisions. Training and numerous Q&A sessions were held for nearly all sessions, with senior members providing insights into life at RBCCM. There was also a trading simulation and a sell-side case study, organized and assessed by bankers.


  • 2. Have you learnt any new skills or developed existing skills?
  • Yeah! Great insight into the skills and the mindset necessary to be successful in a banking role, especially the technicalities and the human skills.

  • How would you rate the training provided during your experience?
  • 4/5

  • How would you rate the knowledge learned around industry-specific skills during the experience?
  • 4/5

  • 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?
  • It was much more detailed than I expected. It was daunting and exciting at the same time, with sufficient time after the event to ruminate and finally decide on the role you'd like to pursue come recruitment season.

  • 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
  • 5/5


  • 4. What was the company culture and general atmosphere like?
  • Warm and welcoming culture, with multiple instances of active questioning by bankers to gauge how the sessions have been going. HR also made conscious efforts to ensure that the events themselves ran smoothly, helping all interns to get the best out of the event.

  • 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?
  • 3/5

    Your Impressions

  • 5. To what extent did you enjoy the insight?
  • Thoroughly enjoyed it, and exceeded my expectations in every way.

  • 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 Royal Bank of Canada
  • 5/5

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

  • 8. What tips or advice would you give to others applying to Royal Bank of Canada
  • Make sure that you ace the online tests, the phone interview is really casual, with the interviewer trying their best to get to know you and understand the fit you have with RBC

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Insight / Vacation Scheme (< 4 Weeks)

Banking - Investment

Central London and City

November 2021

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