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Visiting Scholar Program


The objective of the Visiting Scholar Program is to strengthen the cooperation with outstanding scholars and researchers working in the fields of applied economics and finance. Invited scholars conduct research on topics relevant to the central bank. Visiting scholars are expected to give an open research seminar at the NBU and submit a paper to the Working Paper Series of the NBU. Joint projects with the NBU staff are welcome.

Timing and Duration

Visiting Scholars may start at any time during the year, subject to agreement between each researcher and the NBU.

Research visits normally last for between one and four weeks.

Application materials

An application for the Visiting Scholar Program should include the following:

  • curriculum vitae
  • research proposal
  • preferred timing of the visit
  • list of the applicant’s relevant publications.

Contact details

Please send any enquiries about the Visiting Scholar Program and submit your applications to [email protected]

For more information about the program, please click Presentation of the Visiting Scholar Program.