Apply: IMF Economist Programme

Deadline: 07 December, 2023

The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has announced a call for applications for its Economist Programme.

The programme is designed for young economists who want to have an influence on the global stage and who can bring the latest in economic thought and multidisciplinary approaches to help address key global economic challenges


  • The programme offers participants a well-rounded experience of IMF’s work and provides a unique foundation for a thought-provoking and fulfilling career as an economist
  • During the three-year programme, participants will rotate through two departmental assignments, joining economic teams working in regional and country-specific surveillance as well as in fiscal, monetary, balance of payments, debt, or related issues


  • Recent PhD graduates or within one year of completing a Ph.D. in a relevant field of study
  • National of one of IMF member countries
  • Be under the age of 34

To apply and for more information, click here.

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