Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI) has invited applications under its Young Professional Program. The Program is intended to provide an exceptional opportunity to qualified and motivated young professionals to learn the nuances of Indian capital markets and functioning of a regulatory organization by working on different projects in the Board.
The program offers opportunities to candidates to assist the Board in 4 domains (i) Securities Market Operations (SMO)- 16 numbers (ii) Law -10 (iii) Information Technology (IT)-6 and (iv) Research-6. One may apply only for one domain. Age & Nationality: Applicant must be an Indian citizen, not more than 30 years as on 4.1.2022, the date of publication of the advertisement.
Academic Eligibility: Depending on the domain those coming from various educational backgrounds are eligible to apply as follows.
Securities Market Operations: PG (degree / 2-year diploma) in Management (with specialization in Finance) or CA /CS/ CMA or CFA.
Law- Bachelors’ Degree in Law.
Research- PG (degree / 2-year diploma) in Management (with specialization in Finance) / Economics / Commerce / Financial Economics / Business Economics / Applied Statistics / Econometrics.
Information Technology: B.E. / B. Tech in Electronics / Electronics and Communication / Information Technology /Computer Science or MCA / MSc (IT) /MSc. (Computer Science) / MBA (Systems) / MBA (Analytics) / M. Tech (ComputerScience/ IT/Relevant Stream) / MS (Computer Science/IT/Relevant Stream) or equivalent degree.
Detailed eligibility conditions including the marks in the qualifying Program, work experience required, desirable qualification etc are given in the detailed notification at ‘Careers’ link at www.sebi.gov.in
Applicants are expected to have reasonable understanding of financial markets, analytical ability, knowledge of Informational Technology tools, aptitude for research, oral and written communication skills, and judgment and interpersonal skills. The duration of engagement will be 1 year, which may be further extended by the Competent Authority by 2 stretches of 1 year each, depending on the performance of YPs and organizational requirements subject to a maximum of 3 years. The posting will be at the Head Office of the Board in Mumbai. Those selected will get a monthly stipend of INR 60,000 (all inclusive)
Application Form: Application may be submitted online through the ‘Careers’ link at www.sebi.gov.in latest by 25.1.2022 (within 21 days from the date of publication of the advertisement in newspapers).
Details such as selection process, nature of work etc are given in the Notification.