World Bank 2009 Summer Internship Program (Apply between December 01, 2008 – January 31, 2009)

The World Bank is now accepting applications for the 2009 Summer Internship Program (December 01, 2008 – January 31, 2009)

The Internship Program is open to students who are nationals of the Bank’s member countries and attracts a large number of highly qualified candidates. The goal of this Internship Program is to offer successful candidates an opportunity to improve their skills as well as the experience of working in an international environment. Interns generally find the experience to be rewarding and interesting.

To be eligible for the Internship Program, candidates must possess an undergraduate degree and already be enrolled in a full-time graduate study program (pursuing a Master’s degree or PhD with plans to return to school in a full-time capacity. Generally, successful candidates have completed their first year of graduate studies or are already into their PhD programs.

This Program typically seeks candidates in the following fields: economics, finance, human development (public health, education, nutrition, population), social science (anthropology, sociology), agriculture, environment, private sector development, as well as other related fields. Fluency in English is required. Prior relevant work experience, computing skills, as well as knowledge of languages such as French, Spanish, Russian, Arabic, Portuguese, and Chinese are advantageous.

The Bank pays an hourly salary to all Interns and, where applicable, provides an allowance towards travel expenses. Interns are responsible for their own living accommodations. Most positions are located in Washington, DC (some positions are offered in country offices) and are a minimum of four weeks in duration.

The World Bank Group Internship Program is offered during two seasons:

Summer (June-September)

  • The application period for the Summer Program is December 1 – January 31 each year.

Winter (December-March)

  • The application period for the Winter Program is September 1 – October 31 each year.

All applications MUST be submitted on-line (using the “Apply Now” button on following link page – “details of post” – available during the application period only).

Applications submitted after the deadline are not considered.

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  1. Abhijit patil

    on September 15, 2010 at 10:20 am - Reply

    hello sir, i am abhijit patil i am doing M.B.A in mumbai university and my specilization is finance. i want do the summer intership. give me the chance. 9657040109

  2. Nicky joshi

    on December 18, 2010 at 5:52 am - Reply

    I Ms.Nicky Joshi pursuing my career in MBA ,i am first year student and i will take up finance in second year.As i am fresher and looking for summer internship,so pls give me a chance to work with you and gain some knowledge of finance which will help me in my career.
    Looking forward for your reply,thanking you.

    mobile number:-9987488357

  3. manish arora

    on February 2, 2011 at 11:59 am - Reply

    hello sir/madam i am manish arora . i am doing mba from amity university (noida).
    i will take finance as a specialization in second year.i want do the summer please give me the chance.

    kindly inform me as early as possible.

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