Win prizes worth up to USD 50,000 and stand a chance to be part of the Maybank family.
It is a reality-driven and exhaustive talent selection platform specially designed to test candidates' physical, mental, psychological and ethical limits. Past year's finalists came from across ASEAN countries, Africa, UK and US. The competition is a platform not just for learnings but a global community made up of diverse cultures.
MGAC will put contestants in challenges simulating the realities of a dynamic business world. MGAC experience is not only limited to business cases but extends to non-traditional challenges such as in the past; amazing race, CSR, strategy-base games, marketing pitch etc.
Selected individuals are given the opportunity to join the prestigious Global Maybank Apprentice Program (GMAP). A two-year rotation programme developing our young talents through first hand experience in departments of their choice.
As one of the industry's award winning apprentice program, GMAP is designed to provide graduates with a strategic platform to jump-start their career. The program, like MGAC, is not limited to graduates from business disciplines but attract wide range from academic backgrounds. Global Maybank Apprentices (GMAs) undergo 2-year rotations including international assignment.
Apprentices with aspiration to be Chartered Accountants can sign up for GMAP-Plus which offers full certification sponsorship with ICAEW without bond or contract.
(1) Enhancing leadership skills among others , via involvement in group-wide special projects.
(2) Experiential learning through CR initiatives, project management, and presentation to top management.
(3) Face-to-face development interventions where a dedicated coach and mentor is assigned.
(4) International Assignments to immense in global network operations.
(5) Customised 2 years on-the-job rotations to ensue holistic learning experience.
Sign up as individual or teams (with a maximum of 5 members per team) by clicking the "Join now" button below. Register before 30th April 2018.
A link to an online assesment will be sent to your email shortly after you've applied.
The assessment will test various skills that is essential in a working environment so you can have a taste of what it takes to work in Maybank. Should you pass assessment at Campus Level, you will be short-listed to go to Global Finals.
All finalists from around the world will convene for 10 days in Kuala Lumpur for the final and most challenging leg of the competition. At this stage, you are already a step away to be offered to join the exclusive Global Maybank Apprentice Program and other highly exclusive Maybank pipelines.
Yes. We encourage non-business related majors to join. MGAC is designed to test participants' ability to learn fast, their adaptability and character among others which are agnostic to academic background.
Based from previous MGACs, challenges vary to test everything from cognitive skills, leadership, teamwork, communication, integrity and personal growth.
Both. MGAC accepts individual applications as well as Team applications. Applying individually will NOT put you in a disadvantage.
Finalists will have a greater chance to be pipelined to the award winning Global Maybank Apprentice Programme.
Applications submission in person at our Roadshow or Online via website. Selected applicants will be tested via 2 short assessments. Again, No financial background necessary.
Application period: 22nd January – 30th April 2018
Students are highly encouraged to visit us during our Roadshow and meet our representatives face-to-face. Online applications will also be accepted through our website: goaheadchallenge.com.my.
Post Graduates can apply so long as the meet they requirement of less than 2 years working experience.
Campus level is finalized after online assessments and depending campus’ interest to host MGAC. National level is usually held within Maybank premises (whether locally and overseas). Global Finals will be held in Kuala Lumpur, with specific venue to be confirmed at a later date.
The Global Maybank Apprentice Programme (GMAP) has no bond after the program.
GMAP‘s rotation plan offer wide range of options throughout Maybank's departments, including Community Financial Services, Global Banking, Insurance & Takaful, Islamic Banking, Group Finance Office, Group Credit & Risk Office, Enterprise Transformation Services and Group Human Capital. For more information please visit our website at apprenticeship page: http://www.maybank.com/en/careers/graduates/
Campus Levels (one day challenge), will take place from May to June, National Levels (one day challenge) from July and Global Finals (one week long) will be in August.
Go Ahead. Challenge Organizing Committee
03 - 20748696