World Bank Young Professionals Program 2024
The World Bank Young Professionals Program is presently accepting applications from interested and qualified individuals worldwide for the 2024/2025 session. Candidates for the PhD, master‘s degree, diploma and first degree are eligible for this program.
This Career Development Program is organized by World Bank Group and is awarded to qualified Diploma, First Degree, Masters & PhD students from across the globe. The WBG YPP is a starting point for an exciting career at the World Bank Group. Young Professionals are recruited from around the world with various academic and professional backgrounds relevant to the World Bank, IFC and MIGA. This program is highly competitive and available for applicants who demonstrate a passion for international development, graduate education, relevant professional experience.
The World Bank Group is an extended family of five international organizations, and the parent organization of the World Bank, the collective name given to the first two listed organizations, the IBRD and the IDA.
The World Bank and IFC have merged their respective Young Professionals Programs into one World Bank Group Young Professionals Program (WBG YPP).
The new program is now accepting applications on behalf of International Finance Corporation(IFC). Building on the rich legacy of its predecessor programs, the WBG YPP will recruit and develop future leaders to collaborate effectively across our institutions on joint WBG solutions to development challenges.
Company/Organisation: World Bank Group
Program Type: Career Development Program
Program Duration: Not stated
Available Slots: Several
Nationality: All Nationalities
Requirement and Eligibility Criteria for World Bank Young Professionals Program 2024:
- Be born on or after October 1, 1990
- Have a master’s or doctoral degree
- Specialize in a field relevant to YPP Business Areas
- Demonstrate relevant professional experience or continued study at the doctoral level
- Be fluent in English
- The Bank’s Group recruitment policy is to hire staff of the highest caliber, on as wide a geographical basis as possible, with preference to nationals of WBG member countries or countries of operations.
SEE ALSO: UNFPA Internship Programme 2023
Application Procedures for the 2024/2025 World Bank Young Professionals Program (how to apply):
Interested and eligible applicants for the World Bank Young Professionals Program should ensure that you meet all eligibility requirements and have reviewed the application requirements before can proceed to apply online for this program.
Applicants will be required to submit the following documents:
- Academic Credentials
- 1 Short Essay
- Short Summary of Thesis or Dissertation (World Bank candidates, only if applicable)
- 3 Professional or Academic Recommendations
Diploma, Degree Completion Letter, Proof of Enrollment with Expected Graduation Date or Transcript. Recommendations will be requested via email during the eligibility screening stage.
Application Deadline: September 30, 2023
For more information about this opportunity, Visit the Official Website.