Young Professionals Programme at the World Bank Group

Candidates from around the world are invited to apply for the Young Professionals programme. The programme offers a two-year leadership programme and a contract with World Bank, International Financial Corporation, or the Multilateral Investment Guarantee Agency. The deadline is on Thursday 15th July 2021.

The World Bank Group Young Professionals Programme is a two-year leadership development programme at the start of a five-year employment contract with the World Bank, IFC or MIGA.

Young Professionals (YPs) start the programme in Washington, DC, where they engage in intensive training. 

The WBG YPP offers a competitive salary and benefits package as part of a five-year term contract.

Benefits include health, life and accident insurance, a pension plan and possible relocation and mobility benefits depending on WBG guidelines.

The deadline is on Thursday 15th July 2021. 


Main Criteria

Applicants should be born on or after Sunday 1st October 1989.

A Master’s or a doctoral degree is required. Candidates should be fluent in English and specialise in a field relevant to YPP business areas.

Find out more now. 

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