Educational

The ECB provides a wide range of multimedia resources to help young people, students and the general public learn more about basic economic concepts such as inflation and price stability.

We have also developed a series of interactive games, some of which are available as smartphone apps, and run the Generation €uro Students’ Award.

Enter the Tetris® new €50 competition now!

Enter the Tetris® new €50 competition and discover the new note by unveiling its security features. The best 100 players will win a prize.

The competition is open to all EU citizens aged 18 years old and above from 5 July to 29 August. Play it now on your computer or mobile phone and become one of the lucky winners!

Take part in the Generation €uro Students’ Award

Girl in front of PC entering the Generation Euro Students’ Competition

Interested in economics? Want to learn more about the ECB and monetary policy? Then sign up for the Generation €uro Students’ Award, a competition open to teams of students from secondary schools in the euro area.

Generation €uro Students’ Award


Games and apps

ECB games and apps

Play the ECB’s games! Discover the new €50 banknote with Tetris. Learn about banknotes and coins with the Euro Run and Euro Cash Academy. Collect documents for the Governing Council on the Top Floor. Set interest rates with €conomia and find out about inflation with Inflation Island.


The ECB explains

Are you looking for information and resources about the ECB? Would you like to dig deeper into some of the issues the ECB is involved in?

Explainers