Program duration: November 22, 2023 - December 16, 2023
Platform: Blended (classes will be held online and in-person)
Registration deadline: October 9, 2023
BYLC Development Sector Career Bootcamp is for all those interested in pursuing the development sector but lack the technical and soft skills to launch their career.
For people looking to make a difference in society, Bangladesh's development industry provides a vibrant and effective setting. This industry offers a wide range of options, from little grassroots efforts to bigger ventures. Project managers, capacity builders, researchers, and administrators, among others, play a critical role in fostering change. Working in the development industry necessitates flexibility and a wide range of abilities due to the emphasis on solving complex problems. Aspiring people have the ability to not only develop rewarding occupations but also significantly improve their neighborhoods and the overall progress of the country.
Aligning with the opportunities provided by this high potential sector for young job seekers, we are organizing a month-long BYLC Development Sector Bootcamp from November 22 to December 16, 2023, where participants can gain first-hand knowledge from esteemed faculty members and renowned industry experts on the skills and mindset required to enter these industries. The bootcamp will feature sector specific expert faculty who will train participants on critical employability skills such as project formulation, management, community engagement, monitoring and evaluation, data analysis, fundraising, budgeting, resume writing, interview preparation and Explore youth engagement in achieving the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) and much more. Additionally, graduates of the bootcamp will gain exclusive access to career mentoring and job placement opportunities with BYLC’s partner organizations, including the 100+ companies affiliated with BYLC Office of Professional Development (OPD).
Soft and technical skills required to thrive in the development sector
Working on small community capstone projects for practical experience
Training on resume writing, interview techniques, and other essential employability skills for the corporate and management sector
Knowledge sharing sessions with industry experts and seasoned faculty
Networking opportunities with recruiters and industry experts
Constant check-ins with facilitators for a consistent learning curve
Graduates will avail one-on-one mentoring and counseling services from BYLC Office of Professional Development
Access to BYLCx’s exclusive content for development sector
BYLC, in partnership with the Embassy of the Kingdom of the Netherlands, is offering bootcamp at the most accessible rates possible. You can register for the bootcamp at a discounted fee of BDT 1,000
● 3rd and 4th-year undergraduate students
● Postgraduate students
● University graduates looking for job opportunities
● Young professionals with less than two years of experience
The BYLC Development Sector Careecr Bootcamp is a one-month-long program that will take place from November 22 to December 16, 2023.
The purpose of the program is to equip the participants with first-hand knowledge and skills required to enter the development sector. Students will be able to gain insights from esteemed faculty members and renowned industry experts that will help them get an edge over others.
3rd or 4th-year undergraduate students, post-graduate students, and university graduates looking for job opportunities in the development sector.
Some of the skills participants will gain from the boot camp include project formulation, management, community engagement,monitoring and evaluation, data analysis, fundraising, budgeting, resume writing, interview preparation and Explore youth engagement in achieving the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).
To enhance your career potential, explore opportunities, and kickstart your career in the education and training sector through compact and intensive training courses, and connecting with industry experts and employers. This is an opportunity to get practical career development, enhancement of employability and networking skills and discover current job opportunities. The participants will get guidance to tailor and refine application documents and build confidence to network with employers.
Yes, graduates of the bootcamp will be able to access placement and mentoring opportunities with partner organizations of BYLC Office of Professional Development, including educational institutes, NGOs/INGOs working in education, ed-techs, startups, and research firms.
Some of the organizations attending the bootcamp include (Insert organization name).
As all our sessions are based on an experiential training method, we encourage students attend all the classes so that their learning is not hampered. However, if you are unable to attend any
class, you will need to inform your instructor or facilitator. You will not be able to graduate if you miss more than two classes.
We encourage you to complete all the online modules to maximize your learning and career preparation. You will not be able to graduate unless you complete 80% of the online modules.
October 9, 2023.