The United Nations Young Professionals Program (YPP) is an annual recruitment initiative aimed at selecting and recruiting outstanding and highly qualified young professionals from around the world.
The Young Professionals Program includes the following stages: Application Submission, Two-stage Online Exam, and Interview.
Applicants must have a bachelor's degree or at least a 3-year academic degree relevant to the subject of the examination. They must not be over 32 years of age. English and / or French language proficiency is required.
The YPP test is conducted once a year.
The examination subject areas for 2020 are:
1) Management and Administration;
2) Global Communications;
3) Political Relations and Human Rights.
Submission of application:
Applications must be submitted through the UN Employment Platform: careers.un.org/inspira.un.org
For more information you can visit:
• YPP Communications toolkit: https://hr.un.org/page/ypp-2020-communications-toolkit
• YPP page on the UN Careers Portal - https://careers.un.org/ypp
• UN Careers social media:
The application deadline is October 31, 2020.