The Platform Nigeria Young Professionals Bootcamp (YPB) 2022

Do you have strong leadership potential? Would you love to build a successful career in business, corporate employment, or governance? Then make plans to attend the Platform Nigeria Young Professionals Bootcamp – YPB 2022.

The Young Professionals Bootcamp (YPB) is a FREE 4-day in-residence program for high potential 20 to 25-year-olds to learn world-class practical training, inspire innovation, drive success in the marketplace and ultimately lead to the transformation of the Nigerian economy.

Therefore, if you fall into the category of people above, this article is for you. You will get vital information on how to apply as well as the requirements for the YBB 2022. In addition, you will also know the benefits and opportunities that are open to the Young Professionals Bootcamp – YPB 2022 participants.

About The Platform YPB

The Platform Young Professionals Bootcamp (YPB) is an intensive in-residence 4-day leadership and enterprise program designed to equip high-performing young professionals with critical skills and mentorship to inspire innovation, drive success in the marketplace and transform the Nigerian economy.

Since its inception, YPB has hosted 6 cohorts and equipped over 1000 fellows across Nigeria with critical skills, mentorship, and advisory to transform Nigeria.


200 participants will be selected from a pool of applications to attend the immersive onsite bootcamp.

Young professionals bootcamp- Benefits

Successful candidates will be provided accommodation, feeding, and training materials for the duration of the bootcamp.

Professional skills: Fellows are exposed to critical skills, tools, and resources they require to thrive in their chosen career, via general training on leadership and curated sessions for entrepreneurs, corporate professionals, and creatives.

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Mentorship: Fellows meet, engage and learn from the insightful stories and experiences of established industry mentors across the business, corporate career, and creative industry.

Community & networking: Fellows connect with one another and nurture rewarding relationships that will accelerate their career trajectory in the short and long term.

Post-Bootcamp Support: Fellows expand on the skills and contacts they gain throughout the program by taking advantage of continuous professional development, networking, and collaboration opportunities provided by The Platform YPB.

Who is Eligible for young professionals BootCamp?

Applicants must be final year students and recent graduates between the ages of 20-25 years old by July 2022.

Applicants should have a burning desire to solve problems and thrive in Nigeria


Applicants can choose between three streams

  • Corporate Career
  • Creative Industry
  • Entrepreneurship


  • Application opens: March 21st 2022
  • Application Deadline: April 29th 2022
  • Decision: May 2022

The Young Professionals Bootcamp (YPB) 2022 is powered by The Platform Nigeria and The Covenant Nation.

Application Deadline For The YPB and Other Important Dates

Registration is currently on for the Platform Nigeria Young Professionals Bootcamp (YPB) 2022. Application deadline April 29, 2022

FAQs On The Platform Nigeria Young Professionals Bootcamp (YPB) 2022

What is YPB?

The Young Professionals Bootcamp – YPB is a 4-day in-residence program for high potential 20-25-year-olds to learn world-class practical training for success in the marketplace.

How can I take part in the bootcamp?

What are the YPB areas of focus?

The courses available at the YPB will be under 3 broad streams. These streams are:
1. Entrepreneurship
2. Creative Industry
3. Corporate Career

Is YPB free?

Yes, YPB is absolutely and completely FREE. Also, accommodation will be made available for selected applicants.
However, participants will need to take care of their transportation to and fro the venue.

Can I invite my friends within this age bracket to apply for the YPB?

Yes, you most definitely can provide they meet the YPB entry requirements.

How do I know if I have been selected?

Selected applicants for the Young Professional Bootcamp will be contacted via e-mail.

If I had been selected but need to cancel, can I simply transfer my registration to someone else?

Unfortunately, admission into the YPB cannot be transferred.

What caliber of facilitators/ trainer should I expect?

You will have some of the best people at the YPB; top performers in the various sectors. Do well to visit the Facilitators section of the website to see a full list of your facilitators and a brief bio on each facilitator.

Are there exams to take? Will I receive a certification after this bootcamp? Will there be rewards for good performance?

There may be group tests at the training but no individual tests. However, on completion of all sessions, you will be awarded a certificate of participation.

In addition, there will also be fantastic rewards for top performers.


As said earlier, if you are young and want to inspire innovation, drive success in the marketplace and also transform the Nigerian economy, then YPB is for you.

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Basically aimed at high potential 20 to 25-year-olds, the Platform Nigeria Young Professionals Bootcamp (YPB) 2021 will definitely provide a lot of opportunities to its participants.

Furthermore, with the help of topnotch speakers and facilitators, YPB promises to be worthwhile as well as a life-changing experience.

What are you waiting for to apply? Hurry and apply now while registration is still ongoing.

Good Luck And Success!!!


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