IBA to host SAP Young Professionals Program (YPP)
May 10, 2018: The IBA Karachi has collaborated with the Training & Development Institute of SAP to run a three month long Young Professional Program (YPP) training to develop certified SAP Associate Consultants. Apart from certification on SAP software functional and technical knowledge, the program covers a development plan that includes personal skills, and design thinking, through experiential learning and case study methods.
During the orientation program, Dr. Shakeel Khoja, Chairperson CS Department welcomed participants to the program. Mr. Hasan Jamal, Chief Operating Officer of SAP Pakistan, and an IBA alumnus, emphasized the importance of the program and described that how this program shapes the next-generation of talent and supports in the creation of sustainable work possibilities by boosting the business system knowledge and entrepreneurial mindset of tech talent through tailored programs.
Mr. Johann Pretorius, Director Training and Business Development MENA and Pakistan presented the initial outline of the program to students and informed them about various capacity development activities to be conducted during this program.