Graduate Programme 2000 (GP 2000) is a co-ordinated effort by the financial industry to offer 8-12 month work placements for up to 2,000 unemployed graduates under the Protégé scheme.
Professional Training and Education for Growing Entrepreneurs (PROTÉGÉ), previously known as SL1M, is a long-standing initiative under the Ministry of Entrepreneurship and Cooperative development which many financial institutions have participated in since 2011. The aim of the programme is to develop and mentor youth in collaboration with industry experts in the quest to produce more competitive job creators for the global market and skilled job seekers who meet the needs of industry.
GP 2000 Quick Reference
- Start date: from July 2020
- Duration: 8 – 12 months
- Allowance: from RM1.5k per month
- Target Audience: Unemployed degree graduates from any discipline
- Host Companies: Participating Financial Institutions