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THE MAYBANK GO AHEAD. CHALLENGE
Maybank GO Ahead. Challenge is an international case competition that challenges your intellect, stretches your creativity, and tests your endurance. The challenge welcomes students from all study disciplines and nationalities from across the globe and puts you in a series of challenges designed to push the very limits of your potential. Since its inception in 2012, MGAC has impacted more than 1.2 million lives.WATCH TEASER
Maybank GO Ahead. Challenge is an international case competition designed to stretch participant beyond the limits of their emotional, technical, and intellectual capabilities. MGAC tests participants on various skills such as pitching, negotiating, marketing, and critical thinking.WATCH TEASER
WHY JOIN MGAC?
Students stand a chance to join Maybank’s award-winning management trainee programme, the Global Maybank Apprentice Programme (GMAP)
MGAC is so much more than a case challenge. It is an immersive experience designed to bring out the best in its participants by testing their limits, expanding their skillsets, and helping them realise their potential.
Students stand a chance to win attractive cash and experiential prizes if they are crowned as the Champion Team and Global Champion.
More than Just
a Business Case
MGAC experience extends to non-traditional challenges such as amazing race, CSR, strategy based games, marketing pitch etc.
WHERE IT ALL BEGIN...
Maybank GO Ahead. Challenge was born in 2012 with the vision to uncover the best talents across the globe, and also to nurture future leaders. During the first competition, we received more than 1,000 applicants from 6 countries across Asia.WATCH TEASER
In 2013, the Ultimate Go. Ahead Challenger was first introduced and the winner was entitled for a 2-week internship at Maybank New York.WATCH TEASER
MGAC continued to impact lives and look for the brightest minds from across the region. In 2014, the number of applicants increased by 100% since the inception in 2012. It was also the year where the Grand Finals were held both in Kuala Lumpur and Jakarta.WATCH TEASER
2015 marked the inception of Season of Smiles – a CSR initiative, where teams had to sell and spread happiness to the public. It was also the year of the longest running Global level yet, lasting for 12 days! The top 3 UGACs in this year were entitled to engage with Maybank’s most influential leaders at Transitioning Leaders of CEOs programme, a home-grown leadership programme.WATCH TEASER
2016 attracted a whopping 37 000 applicants from across the globe! And, for the first time the UGAC was given options to choose any Maybank office around the world for a 2 week international assignment.WATCH TEASER
MGAC 2017 brought together more than 40,000 applicants from 108 nationalities and for the first time, an all-female team won as the team champion.WATCH TEASER
Selected challengers will be offered a spot in the Global Maybank Apprentice Programme (GMAP), our award winning management trainee programme. GMAP is an exclusive two-year management trainee programme where our Global Maybank Apprentices are given a holistic learning experience with customised on-the-job rotations with international assignments to familiarise them with Maybank’s global network operations. The programme also aimed to accelerate Maybank Apprentices’ growth into management roles upon their graduation from the programme.
Brave Challenges. Life-Changing Decisions. Endless Possibilities. Stay tuned while we unveil our one-of-a-kind experiential prizes to your for #MGAC2019!
KEY ELEMENTS OF MGAC
A game whereby everyone is welcomed to participate, regardless of your educational background.
A brand new and unique approach to test the limits of participants. Are you ready to take on the challenge?
Flex your skills and start your missions the moment you step into #MGAC.
Tough decisions and interesting problems give every participant a unique MGAC journey, where every decision matters.
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FEBRUARY - april 2019
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april - may 2019
APRIL - MAY 2019
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MAY - JULY 2019
GLOBAL MAYBANK APPRENTICE PROGRAM [GMAP]
The Global Maybank Apprentice Programme is Maybank’s award-winning apex Programme for graduates, a specially designed two-year on-the-job rotation programme which includes a three-month international assignment to encourage cross-border exposure and network among young talents. As one of the industry’s award winning management trainee programme, GMAP is designed to provide graduates with a strategic platform to jump-start their career. The program is not limited to only graduates from business disciplines but also attracts graduates from a wide range of academic backgrounds.
- Gain a holistic 2-year learning experience with customised on-the-job rotations
- Explore and enhance your leadership style in group-wide special projects
- Fly to our regional offices for cross-border exposure and network amongst young talents via international assignment
- Want to be a chartered accountant in a bank? No problem. We will sponsor your professional certification with ICAEW in our GMAP Plus
- The best part? All these awesome perks with no bond!
- Minimum qualification of Bachelor's Degree. Any will do!
- Not more than 2 years of working experience
- Strong communication and analytical skills
- Has had leadership positions in extracurricular activities