Airtel launches Young Leader Program 2013

Airtel Bangladesh Ltd, one of the fastest growing mobile service providers in the country, has announced the commencement of its flagship management trainee program titled ‘Young Leader’ (YL) for the year 2013.

The coveted YL program at Airtel identifies top talent from premier business schools to groom them into future business leaders. The Young Leaders are provided with periodic leadership inputs and an accelerated career track, mentoring them every step of the way. The company started this young leader hunt in 2011 and selected 3 young leaders. In 2012 the YL selection process was even more rigorous and out of 13,280 applicants only 7 were selected.


Airtel will soon go to top universities in the country in order to showcase YL program to final semester students and fresh graduates. Airtel officials will meet students face to face to address any query regarding YL program and will provide insights about working at Airtel. To know more about YL program and to stay updated one can visit page or can visit Career section on Airtel’s official website

This year the company is expecting to attract more number of potential talents by encouraging fresh MBA graduates to apply even if they have no work experience at all. Airtel will visit AsianUniversity for Women in Chittagong and NorthSouthUniversity on November 23, 2013 and Institution of Business Administration of Dhaka University on November 30, 2013.

The company aims to visit other leading universities soon.

  About Airtel Bangladesh

Airtel Bangladesh is one of the fastest growing mobile services providers in Bangladesh and is a concern of Bharti Airtel Ltd, a leading global telecommunications services provider. The company offers a wide array of innovative mobile services, including voice, value added services, data and m-commerce products and is focused on expanding its state-of-the-art mobile network both for coverage and capacity.

About Bharti Airtel

Bharti Airtel Limited is a leading global telecommunications company with operations in 20 countries across Asia and Africa. Headquartered in New Delhi, India, the company ranks amongst the top 4 mobile service providers globally in terms of subscribers. In India, the company’s product offerings include 2G, 3G and 4G wireless services, mobile commerce, fixed line services, high speed DSL broadband, IPTV, DTH, enterprise services including national & international long distance services to carriers. In the rest of the geographies, it offers 2G, 3G wireless services and mobile commerce. Bharti Airtel had over 281 million customers across its operations at the end of October 2013.