The Young Leaders Programme (YLP)at the Indian School of Business (ISB) is a coveted programme 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 21 months of work experience .
Who is it for?
The Young Leaders Programme (YLP)is for those accomplished undergraduate students who show potential and seek a curriculum that hones their skills in management studies. The programme will act as a catalyst thereby enabling one to focus on their career in a structured manner.
YLP provides you with an an opportunity to share thoughts and experiences with students and alumni from different professional and educational backgrounds.
You gain by learning from ISB’s distinguished resident and international faculty.
You will witness a fusion of tried and tested management frameworks and research-based contemporary curriculum.
And for those of you who continue to do PGP at ISB, you will be able to apply to corporate companies across diverse industries spread across varied geographies.
The key benefits of this programme include:
Admission to PGP
During the final year of this undergraduate programme, you are able to secure admission into the future PGP. To be eligible you will also be required to complete 21 months of work experience.
Learning and Mentorship Programme
YLP offers this cutting edge programme where you will be mentored by experienced ISB counselors. With their constant support you will be able to shape your career path while you are in the two pre-PGP years. During your work tenure, you will be attending four intensive weekend programmes on the ISB campus at a gap of six months each. These programmes provide you with fundamentals of management education and also give you the tools necessary to develop your individual leadership skills. This is a structured learning programme that will equip you with hard and soft skills, thus making it easy for you to transit from study to work life.
Students of the YLP are granted a scholarship of INR 1 Lakh, in addition to the existing need, merit and corporate scholarships which all PGP students contest for.
As a part of YLP, you will be able to connect with a group of like-minded, high-end achievers—your peer at ISB. You will also gain access to the ISB student community and alumni. You can interact, share experiences and build a network for life.
The aim of YLP is to select talented undergraduate students and give them an opportunity to use tried and tested tools from ISB’s world class faculty. Students who undertake the YLP programme are ideally positioned to be tomorrow’s business leaders.