30 Aug 2020
2020 Young professionals programme (YPP)
THAILAND is a participating country and Thai nationals are strongly encouraged to apply!
The UN Young Professionals Programme (YPP) is an entry exam for young professionals to start a career as an international civil servant in the United Nations Secretariat. Applications will be accepted starting in August 2020 through the UN’s online recruitment platforms: careers.un.org / inspira.un.org.
Criteria for participation: The online exams will be held for nationals of a participating country with a Bachelor’s degree or at least a 3-year equivalent degree relevant to the subject area of the exam. Applicants must also be 32 years of age or younger and be fluent in English and/or French.
Exam areas covered in 2020:
1) Management & Administration
2) Global Communications
3) Political Affairs & Human Rights
Questions: Applicants are strongly encouraged to make use of the following resources:
YPP Application Guide: https://www.youtube.com/embed/_-WM8cqgWyk