• Pick a specific topic that is of interest to you.
  • Ascertain mutual expectations from early on.
  • One month is generally too short a period, since it takes some time to grow accustomed to a new organisation.
  • Communicate actively and work hard.
  • Be prepared to mostly independent work.
  • Before the internship, familiarise yourself with the central bank’s tasks.
  • If your application is rejected, do not lose hope and try again.