Call for Applications for the selection of 50 young students for ACADEMIC INTERNSHIPS at MTN Cameroon


MTN Cameroon, within the framework of implementing its social responsibility policy, is launching the MTN Youth Internship Programme which aims at providing young Cameroonians the opportunity to enhance their academic training and/or benefit from a first-time professional experience within a corporate environment.

  1. Purpose of the Invitation

The purpose of this invitation for Applications (Ref: n°1-2019) is to select 50 (fifty) young Cameroonian students for a 3 (three) month academic internship at MTN Cameroon from 1 July to 30 September 2019.

  1. Areas covered by the academic internships

The academic internships offered within the context of the MTN Youth Internship Programme covers the following areas of activity:

Corporate Management and Administration

Audit and Management Control

Communication and Marketing

Accounting and Finance

Commercial Legal Services (including Litigations)

IT and Network Infrastructure

Customer Relations Management

Human Resources

Telecommunications (Telecoms Engineering)

Sales and Distribution

  1. Selection criteria for the academic internships

The academic internships offered by MTN Cameroon as part of the MTN Youth Internship programme are open to young students who meet the following criteria:

Be of Cameroonian nationality

Be enrolled in a Cameroonian university or Higher Institute of Learning

Be at least 18 years on 1 July 2019

Have a good command of at least one of the 2 official languages (English/French)

Be available for the entire duration of the internship (1 July to 30 September 2019)

Be punctual and assiduous

Have an open mind and be prepared to learn

Demonstrate readiness to work effectively in a team and under pressure

  1. Application for the academic internships 

Young students who meet the eligibility requirements for the academic internships offered within the framework of the MTN Youth Internship Programme can apply by filing the application form available on our careers website at https://careers.mtn.cm no later than Wednesday, June 12 2019 at 11:59 p.m.

  1. Conditions for the academic internships 

Each intern will be placed under the management of a Supervisor who will ensure their integration and training throughout the academic internship

Each intern will be required to submit an internship report with MTN Cameroon at the end of their academic internship

A monthly cash stipend will be given to the interns to defray the cost of transportation etc.

Douala, 29 May 2019

The General Manager Human Resources, MTN Cameroon