The World Bank is inviting applications from graduates to join the World Bank Young Professionals Program (YPP) for 2018 Selection Process. Required qualification from a recognized institution, relevant work experience and age limit requirement are as following. Eligible candidates are encouraged to apply online on the World Bank career website (see details below).
The application for the 2018 Selection Process for the Young Professionals Program is open from June 14 – July 28, 2017. Please, make sure you meet all the eligibility requirements before you start the application process.
|Name of the Organization: World Bank|
|Total No. of Vacancies: 40|
|Qualifications & Age Limit: Please see job notification below for relevant experience, qualification & age limit information.|
|Job Location: To be confirmed|
|Last Date To Apply: 28th July 2017|
The Young Professionals Program (YPP) is a starting point for an exciting career at the World Bank Group.
It is a unique opportunity for younger talent who have both a passion for international development and the leadership potential to grow in fascinating top technical and managerial roles in the World Bank Group (WBG). The program is designed for highly qualified and motivated individuals skilled in areas relevant to WBG technical/operations such as economics, finance, education, public health, social sciences, engineering, urban planning, agriculture, natural resources and others.
To be competitive for this highly selective program, candidates need to demonstrate a commitment to development, proven academic success, professional achievement, and leadership capability.
We value diversity in our workplace and encourage qualified men and women with diverse professional, academic, and cultural backgrounds to apply. Since its inception, the YP program has hired over 1,700 people who hold or have held positions ranging from entry-level to vice presidents and managing directors. It is a unique opportunity to experience development and gain exposure to the World Bank’s operations and policies.
Every year, around 40 applicants are accepted into the program. Young Professionals are offered a five-year renewable term contract, spend 24 months in a structured development program, and enjoy a variety of benefits and opportunities.
The following are the minimum requirements to be eligible for the Young Professionals Program.
To be competitive for the limited number of positions, a combination of the following credentials is highly desirable:
The application for the 2018 Selection Process for the Young Professionals Program at the World Bank is open from June 14 – July 28, 2017.
Before You Apply, please ensure that:
– You meet the minimum requirements for eligibility for the Young Professionals Program and,
– You have all the information at hand including key dates, an updated Curriculum Vitae (CV), Education Certificates/Transcripts, PhD –
Dissertation/Master’s Thesis topics (short summary), if applicable, and the Application Essay ready to be uploaded