opportunities to young aspirants who are interested to pursue a
research-oriented career. CPD internship will provide an Intern
with an excellent opportunity to interact closely with a leading
civil society think-tank in Bangladesh and to gain first-hand
exposure to frontier developmental issues and critical
development policy challenges facing the country. CPD will
involve the interns in its ongoing research programmes, where
they will be required to provide supervised research inputs. The
internship also provides a scope to participate in various
in-house, national and international dialogues organised by the
CPD on a regular basis.
The candidate will have a Masters degree in Economics,
Statistics, Business Administration or other Social Sciences
(International Relations, Public Administration) with at least
three first classes or CGPA of at least 3.50 / two first
classes. Those awaiting Masters result may also apply.
An allowance of Tk. 10,000 per month will be offered to an
Intern. Interns will be recruited for 2-3 months initially and
based on their performance, they may be offered the post of Programme/Research/Dialogue Associates at CPD.
Requirements: Interns will be expected to provide support to the
core research and dialogue teams at CPD. Good analytical
abilities, excellent drafting skills in both Bangla and English,
strong communication skills and high computer literacy are
essential qualities. Should be willing to work under pressure in
a highly competitive environment.
Shortlisted candidates will be invited for a written test
followed by an interview. Interested candidates may send their
resume and a photograph by post, fax or electronic mail to the
Contact Address mentioned below.
Contact Address: CPD, GPO Box 2129, Dhaka 1000, Bangladesh.
Fax: (880 2) 9136579;