Indian School of Business Inviting applications from talented undergrads in their pre-final year of study.
The Young Leaders Programme (YLP) is a first of its kind initiative for talented students in their pre-final year of graduation.
Application Dead line: Mach15th, 2014
More details visit @ www.isb.edu/ylp
THE YOUNG LEADERS PROGRAMME (YLP) at the Indian School of Business (ISB) is coveted programmes that will help undergraduate students gain a fresh perspective in management studies. This course makes you eligible for guaranteed admission to the much sought after one year Post Graduate Programme (PGP) at ISB, contingent upon completion of 21 months of work experience.
The YLP programme accelerates career growth during the two pre-PGP years vide structured, cutting edge learning and mentorship programmes. It concludes with admission into the ISB’s well established PGP in Management. The programme is apt for students with an outstanding academic and extra-curricular record. A first-of-its-kind initiative in India, YLP is your platform to take the first step towards becoming a global leader in the corporate world.
YLP students are mentored by experienced ISB counsellors and during the final year of the programme, candidates can secure admission into the PGP provided they have 21vmonths of work experience .
YOUNG LEADERS PROGRAMME (YLP) believes that leaders can be identified early and mentored such that they achieve their true potential.
The programme selects an immensely talented group of undergraduates and facilitates their mentorship by world class faculty, to set them apart from the crowd. Further, the programme will act as a catalyst to enable the group focus on their career in a structured manner and accelerate their professional growth. The key benefits of YLP are guaranteed admission into the PGP; cutting-edge learning and mentorship; YLP Scholarship; and network building. The youngsters who make it to this programme are, therefore, ideally positioned to transform into tomorrow’s exceptional business leaders.
YLP HAS DESIGNED ITS LEARINING AND ASSEMENT MODULES TO ENABLE THE STUDENTS TO STEP OUT AS LEADERS IN THE CORPORATE WORLD. The selected candidates must attend weekend contact programmes once every six months on the campus. All the sessions are conducted by world-class faculty from the Indian School of Business (ISB).
The sessions focus on:
- Understanding and enhancing leadership quotient
- Understanding the requirements of business school education
- Exposing the candidate to diverse career options and opportunities
- Developing the right thought process that will help in solving problems in the corporate world.
- Exclusive mentoring and counseling sessions with experts across domains
- Personality and career assessment tests
- Developing communication, relationship management and presentation skills
- Networking with YLP peers
As a student you will have to write assignments for the modules, which will be evaluated by the faculty to provide individual feedback. An evaluation summary is maintained for each candidate to record their growth and point out scope for professional development.