Apply now for the McKinsey’s Forward Learning Program 2024. Forward, offered by McKinsey, is a free, five-month online learning journey that equips young talent with must-have practical skills to help them succeed in the future of work. It focuses on critical leadership, business, and digital skills that are relevant and transferable across industries and roles.
Forward is available across Africa, the Middle East, Pakistan, Turkey, and Azerbaijan. The Forward Learning Program has over 270K+ participants from 70+ countries, with a 98% recommendation rate, 95% of alumni feel more confident in their skills, and 78% of participants experience career growth within two months of completing Forward.
Forward will be delivered in a virtual format. It will begin with exploring foundational skills and then applying them to case studies based on real-world scenarios. Participants will ultimately be able to develop new behaviors through ongoing reflection and peer learning. At the end of the program, receive a McKinsey Forward digital badge and join an exclusive global network of young, life-long learners.
Eligibility and Requirements for the Forward Learning Program
Participants must meet the following:
- Participants will currently reside on the African continent (all countries)
- Participants must be currently employed, self-employed, or in between jobs.
- Participants must have more than five (5) years of work experience.
Participants must have completed at least a secondary education / high school degree.
- Participants must have a good command of the English language, as the program will be conducted in English.