Accelerate your career by gaining on-the-job experience and access to training, leadership opportunities and a diverse and collaborative work environment. You'll work on real projects that provide hands-on experiences, deep insights into our business operations, and valuable contacts.

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Accelerate your career by gaining on-the-job experience and access to training, leadership opportunities and a diverse and collaborative work environment. You'll work on real projects that provide hands-on experiences, deep insights into our business operations, and valuable contacts.

Use the filters below to discover the right program for you.

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Learn by doing – not just watching. RBC Capital Markets co-op placements and summer opportunities are an excellent learning opportunity for you to enhance your skills in a professional business environment, while building a strong network of peers and industry leaders. Challenge the way you think and gain the skills, mentorship and knowledge you need to make an impact.

Build your skills and gain valuable experience during your summer break with RBC Capital Markets. Students join 3 times a year in January, May and September and roles open up 4 months in advance.

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Our Spring Insight Programs are designed to give you an understanding of the types of roles, departments and careers exist within the Royal Bank of Canada. Over the course of 2 days, you will receive training, watch presentations from our senior leaders, complete case studies, meet our recent graduates, and network. The programme will cover Global Investment Banking, Global Markets (Sales, Trading, DCM and Equity Research), I&TS and Wealth Management.

Through the programme you will build your skills and develop an understanding of the type of career you would like to explore at the Royal Bank of Canada.

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2022 Discover your Future Spring Insight programme - Pre-register your interest here!

Who should apply:
Undergraduate students who will finish their studies in 2024 who are curious to learn about a career in Capital Markets.

Program duration: 2 days

Location: London, UK

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2022 Driving Diversity Spring Insight programme - Pre-register your interest here!

Who should apply:
Undergraduate students from Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic backgrounds who will finish their studies in 2024 who are curious to learn about a career in Capital Markets.

Program duration: 2 days

Location: London, UK

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2022 Empowering Women Spring Insight programme - Pre-register your interest here!

Who should apply:
Undergraduate students who are female or those who identify as female who will finish their studies in 2024 who are curious to learn about a career in Capital Markets.

Program duration: 2 days

Location: London, UK

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2022 STEM into Banking Spring Insight programme - Pre-register your interest here!

Who should apply:
Undergraduate students who study a science, technology, engineering or mathematics subject who will finish their studies in 2024 who are curious to learn about a career in Capital Markets.

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Location: London, UK

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We offer a variety of training programs for recent graduates, designed to help you learn about our businesses and develop important relationships and career-enhancing skills. Regardless of which area of business you join, you will have your own responsibilities - working directly with internal and external clients side-by-side with our experts.

Kickstart your first career experience with RBC Capital Markets.

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2022 Analyst – Global Investment Banking

Who should apply:
Undergraduate or postgraduate students going into the final year of their university courses. Diverse individuals with outstanding academic records, proven analytical skills, a demonstrated interest in finance and a history of participation in extracurricular activities. Other essential qualities we look for include strong oral and written communication skills, proven leadership capabilities, initiative, and the ability to play a key role as a team member in a fast-paced and challenging work environment. Fluency in a second European language is not required, but would be an advantage.

Program duration: Graduate - Full Time

Location: London, UK

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Our Summer Analyst and Associate Programs are designed to give you a sense of what you would be doing, day-to-day and give you a unique insight into how the firm operates - working closely as a team on live projects. These placements should be considered as extended evaluations, as students who collaborate to win as one team are considered for full-time employment.

Build your skills and gain valuable experience during your summer break with RBC Capital Markets.

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2022 Summer Analyst - Global Markets Sales (Paris Based)

Who should apply:
Undergraduate or postgraduate students. Diverse individuals with outstanding academic records, proven analytical skills, a demonstrated interest in finance and a history of participation in extracurricular activities. Other essential qualities we look for include strong oral and written communication skills, proven leadership capabilities, initiative, and the ability to play a key role as a team member in a fast-paced and challenging work environment. Fluency in a French and English. Fluency in a third European language is not required, but would be an advantage.

Program duration: 10 Weeks

Location: Paris, France

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2022 Summer Analyst - Global Markets - Sales (Frankfurt Based)

Who should apply:
Undergraduate or postgraduate students. Diverse individuals with outstanding academic records, proven analytical skills, a demonstrated interest in finance and a history of participation in extracurricular activities. Other essential qualities we look for include strong oral and written communication skills, proven leadership capabilities, initiative, and the ability to play a key role as a team member in a fast-paced and challenging work environment. Fluency in a German and English. Fluency in a third European language is not required, but would be an advantage.

Program duration: 10 Weeks

Location: Frankfurt, Germany

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2022 Global Investment Banking Summer Associate - New York

Who should apply:
Anticipated graduation in Winter 2022 or Spring 2023

Program duration: Summer 2022

Location: New York, NY, United States

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2022 Global Investment Banking Summer Associate - San Francisco

Who should apply:
Anticipated graduation in Winter 2022 or Spring 2023

Program duration: Summer 2022

Location: San Francisco, CA, United States

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2022 Global Investment Banking Summer Associate – Houston

Who should apply:
Anticipated graduation in Winter 2022 or Spring 2023

Program duration: Summer 2022

Location: Houston, TX, United States

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2022 Summer Analyst - Quantitative Strat

Who should apply:
We encourage applications from students studying for a Masters or PhD level in a quantitative field such as mathematics, physics, engineering, financial mathematics, computational finance, financial engineering or computer science.

Program duration: 10 weeks

Location: London, UK

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2022 Corporate Banking/Global Credit Summer Analyst

Who should apply:
Must be currently enrolled in a post-secondary institution, graduating between December 2022 and May 2023.

Program duration: Summer 2022

Location: New York, New York, United States

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2022 Off Cycle Investment Banking Internship – Frankfurt (3 months)

Who should apply:
Students (German speaking) in the final year of a recognised programme at a UK / European university

Program duration: 3 Months

Location: Frankfurt, Germany

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2022 Global Markets Program - Quantitative Summer Analyst, Central Risk Book Group

Who should apply:
Anticipated graduation in Winter 2022 or Spring 2023

Program duration: Summer 2022

Location: New York, NY, United States

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2022 Quantitative Sales Trading Summer Analyst

Who should apply:
Anticipated graduation in Spring 2023

Program duration: Summer 2022

Location: New York, NY, United States

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2022 Fixed Income Origination Summer Analyst (Delaware)

Who should apply:
Anticipated graduation in Winter 2023 or Spring 2024

Program duration: Summer 2022

Location: Wilmington, DE, United States

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2022 Global Markets Program - Rates Trading Summer Analyst

Who should apply:
Anticipated graduation in Winter 2023 or Spring 2024

Program duration: Summer 2022

Location: New York, NY, United States

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2022 Operations Summer Analyst Program

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Program duration: Summer 2022

Location: Jersey City, NJ, United States

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2023 Global Markets Program - Fixed Income Origination Summer Analyst

Who should apply:
Anticipated graduation in Winter 2023 or Spring 2024

Program duration: Summer 2023

Location: New York, New York, United States

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2023 Global Markets Program - Sales & Trading Summer Analyst

Who should apply:
Anticipated graduation in Winter 2023 or Spring 2024

Program duration: Summer 2023

Location: New York, New York, United States

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2023 Global Markets Program - Quantitative Strategies Group Summer Analyst

Who should apply:
Anticipated graduation in Winter 2023 or Spring 2024

Program duration: Summer 2023

Location: New York, New York, United States

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2023 Global Investment Banking Summer Analyst - New York

Who should apply:
Anticipated graduation in Winter 2023 or Spring 2024

Program duration: Summer 2023

Location: New York, New York, United States

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2022 - Global Research Summer Associate Program

Who should apply:
Anticipated graduation in Winter 2022 or Spring 2023

Program duration:

Location: New York, New York, United States

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2022 Summer Analyst – Real Estate Capital Partners

Who should apply:
Undergraduate or postgraduate students going into the final year of their university courses with: An excellent academic track record; An interest in real estate finance and the financial industry (no prior real estate experience required); Excellent quantitative, analytical and communication skills; Proficiency in Word, PowerPoint and Excel; Willingness to assume a high level of responsibility; Initiative, determination, resourcefulness and a collaborative attitude; and A desire to contribute to a positive culture.

Program duration: 9 weeks

Location: London, UK

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2022 Summer Analyst – Global Markets – Equity Research

Who should apply:
Undergraduate or postgraduate students going into the final year of their university courses. We are not prescriptive on the subject of your degree. Whether you’re a philosophy student or an engineer, we’re more interested in an agile intellect, strong numerical and analytical skills, an awareness of global economic issues and a genuine interest in the international financial markets. Creativity, logic, interpersonal skills and inner drive all come into the equation. Any additional languages, especially European, are of interest but by no means a pre-requisite when applying.

Program duration: 10 weeks

Location: London, UK

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2022 Summer Analyst - Corporate Banking

Who should apply:
Undergraduate or postgraduate students going into the final year of their university courses. Diverse individuals with outstanding academic records, proven analytical skills, a demonstrated interest in finance and a history of participation in extracurricular activities. Other essential qualities we look for include strong oral and written communication skills, proven leadership capabilities, initiative, and the ability to play a key role as a team member in a fast-paced and challenging work environment. Fluency in a second European language is not required, but would be an advantage.

Program duration: 9 weeks

Location: London, UK

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Our Hiring Process

 

1. Online Application

Submit your resume and application online. Include your unique skills and experiences, such as being multilingual, living or traveling abroad, and relevant club or extracurricular activities.

 

2. First-Round Interviews

If you’re selected for a first-round interview, we’ll arrange a 30-minute meeting by phone or in-person. These meetings help us assess your technical abilities, interpersonal skills, long-term potential and cultural fit.

 

3. Final-Round Interviews

If you are successful at the first round interview stage you will then be invited back to our office or to a virtual meeting for final assessments. This will also be an opportunity for you to assess if RBC is the right fit for you.

 

4. Employment Offer

An employment offer is also a time for you to consider your options. We want you to be as excited as we are about you and your future with RBC!

 

1. Online Application

Begin by submitting your resume and application online, comprising your motivation for joining RBC and the specific role you’re applying for. Include your unique skills and experiences, such as being multilingual, living or traveling abroad, and relevant club or extracurricular activities. After your form application is submitted you are required to complete 3 online assessments.

 

2. First-Round Interviews

If you’re selected for a first-round interview, we’ll arrange a 30-minute meeting by phone or in-person. These meetings help us assess your technical abilities, interpersonal skills, long-term potential and cultural fit.

 

3. Final-Round Interviews

If you are successful at the first round interview stage you will then be invited back to our office or to a virtual meeting for final assessments. This will also be an opportunity for you to assess if RBC is the right fit for you.

 

4. Offer Considerations

An employment offer is also a time for you to consider your options. We want you to be as excited as we are about you and your future with RBC!