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Young Professionals Program

Young Professionals Program






Saudi Arabia

Fully Funded

Some countries


Mar 1, 2024

More details :

The Young Professionals Program (YPP) is an initiative designed to cultivate entry-level talent, providing comprehensive development opportunities in international development. This program aims to equip participants with the essential knowledge, skills, and a robust network essential for a rewarding career trajectory.

Our commitment to diversity is unwavering, ensuring an inclusive environment that celebrates all cultures and perspectives.

As a member of the IsDB YPP cohort, you'll become an integral part of a global network comprising professionals dedicated to advancing sustainable development across our 57 Member Countries and within Muslim communities in non-Member Countries.

From the outset, you'll immerse yourself in impactful development projects, spearheading innovation, forging partnerships, and harnessing the potential of Islamic Finance mechanisms to deliver tangible value to our stakeholders.

Joining the IsDB YPP isn't just about embarking on a career path; it's a transformative journey that challenges you to contribute meaningfully to the IsDB's mission of empowering individuals for a sustainable future.

Professional Experience: When you join the Bank you’ll be involved in professional-level work from your first assignment making real contribution to the Bank.

Field Rotation: All YP’s are expected to complete at least one rotation at one of IsDB Regional Hubs and Offices developing a deeper connection with our beneficiaries.

Missions: YP’s will be expected to travel on missions to Member Countries for various country assignments. This leads to exponential learning and personal growth.

Training: A robust 2-year training curriculum is put in place for all YP’s for both technical and soft skills training. Some trainings are accredited by top Professional Institutions.

Coaching and Mentoring: YP’s will be assignment career advisors to help them navigate their careers within IsDB. Moreover, each cohort will be part of a group coaching experience to fast-track their development.

Eligibility :

Eligibility for the IsDB Young Professionals Program requires a commitment to advancing sustainable development in our 57 Member Countries and Muslim communities in non-Member Countries, alongside a dedication to driving innovation, forging partnerships, and utilizing Islamic Finance tools to create value for stakeholders. As a participant, you'll engage in real development projects from the onset, contributing to the IsDB's mission of empowering individuals for a sustainable future. Moreover, you'll have the opportunity to witness the tangible impact of your efforts firsthand while fostering personal and professional growth alongside a community of similarly driven professionals.

Required documents :

Interested and eligible candidates for the IsDB Young Professionals Program are encouraged to follow these steps:

  1. Click on the provided link to access the application portal.

  2. Complete all required forms thoroughly.

  3. Attach your CV, application letter, and any other relevant supporting documents.

How to apply :

To apply for the IsDB Young Professionals Program, you can follow these steps:

1. Visit the IsDB website or the specific page dedicated to the Young Professionals Program to access the application portal.

2. Review the eligibility criteria and ensure that you meet all requirements before proceeding with the application.

3. Complete the online application form, providing accurate and detailed information about your educational background, work experience, skills, and any relevant accomplishments or achievements.

4. Prepare any required supporting documents, such as a resume/CV, academic transcripts, letters of recommendation, and/or personal statements, as specified in the application instructions.

5. Double-check your application to ensure that all information provided is correct and up-to-date.

6. Submit your application before the specified deadline. Late submissions may not be considered.

7. After submitting your application, monitor your email inbox for any correspondence from the IsDB regarding the status of your application or any further instructions.

8. If your application progresses to the next stage, be prepared to participate in interviews, assessments, or other evaluation processes as part of the selection process.

9. Stay informed about the progress of your application and be responsive to any requests for additional information or documentation.

10. If selected for the IsDB Young Professionals Program, follow the instructions provided by the IsDB for further steps, such as accepting the offer and preparing for the program commencement.

The Scholarship Benefits:

- Internationally Competitive Tax Free Salary

- Group Personal Accident Insurance

- Education Allowance

- Annual Tickets

- Medical Coverage for the staff and dependents (including parents)

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