We are glad to inform the public that applications for the 2020/2021 Internship Program at the World Bank are open!!!
WBIP is a highly coveted yearly Internship program open to personnel from all over the globe. This internship opportunity aims to:
Build successful applicants; foster an inclusive and collaborative environment, expose individuals to the intricacies of how the prestigious World Bank operates, and how individuals can work in an international organization. The World Bank Internship Program embraces and supports the diversity of persons and stance, and ensures a working environment where there is an exchange of relevant knowledge in safety.
Applicants must hold a first degree (BSc.)
Applicants must currently be in a full-time graduate program (Ph.D., Masters, …)
Applicants must be able to communicate in the English language.
Fluency in the following languages is an added advantage: French, Spanish, Portuguese, Chinese, Russian, and Arabic.
Computer literacy is an added advantage.
Females are advised to apply
FIELD OF OPERATION REQUIRED
Front Line field: Economics, finance, human development —public health, education, nutrition, population–, social sciences (anthropology, sociology), agriculture, environment, engineering, urban planning, natural resources management, private sector development, and other related fields
Corporate Operation field: Accounting, communications, human resources management, information technology, treasury, and other corporate services.
Hourly wages to all successful applicants
Travel expenses (to and fro) amounting up to USD 3,000 when applicable.
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Ensure you carefully fill out the application form online and upload all required documents to specifications
The following documents are required, each not exceeding 5mb:
- Curriculum Vitae
- Enrollment proof for graduate full-time studies
Use any of the following to complete your application:
Chrome, Mozilla Firefox, Internet Explorer 10 or above, Apple Safari
Ensure you have a good connection
An application must be completed in one sitting under 90 minutes
Ensure you don’t copy & paste information
Documents should properly be titled
A confirmation mail containing the applicants’ number would be sent upon completion
Only shortlisted candidates would be contacted
J1 VISA holders must have a G4 VISA abroad before commencing the Internship
Accommodation would not be provided by WB