Graduate Development Programme

IMDA’s Associate in Infocomm Media (AIM) Graduate Development Programme is a 2-year structured programme to nurture and develop talents passionate in the Infocomm Media field.

It is designed for you to gain broad-based exposure of the digital eco-system, whilst deepening functional expertise. You will be immersed in a fast-paced and dynamic environment with opportunities to rotate across IMDA’s different functions. This will enable you to build a strong foundation for future roles in shaping  a vibrant  Digital Economy and a cohesive Digital Society for Singapore.

What you can look forward to!

As an Associate, you can look forward to

Gaining broad-based exposure and deepening your functional expertise in Infocomm Media

  • Building literacy as well as deepening existing capabilities in key Business-Policy-Social x Tech areas through our 2 x 1-year structured rotations
  • Portfolio consisting of involvement across 2 divisions during each rotation

Holistic growth and development through personalised learning ecosystem

  • Developing leadership & acquiring technical skills as you embark on challenging projects/assignments across a range of business functions
  • Receiving mentorship from senior leaders for career guidance opportunities to work in cross-divisions task forces and committees
  • Dedicated engagement opportunities with Senior Management
  • Connecting with like-minded individuals in the AIM community + AIM buddy who would be assigned to you 

What do we look for?

A discipline in the following:

  • ICT / STEM-related
  • Business Administration / Analytics
  • Communications and Media
  • Economics

A strong passion for a career in the Infocomm Media space and the Public Service, with a strong drive to excel and make a difference

Excellent track records in:

  • Leadership Positions
  • Competition Achievements
  • Co-curricular Activities
  • Internships
  • Community Involvement
  • Undergraduates in their final year of study, or Fresh Graduates with less than 2 years of work experience
  • Strong critical thinking and analytical skills
  • Team player with strong communication and interpersonal skills
  • Able to adapt in a fast-moving and dynamic environment

What is the selection process?

1. Application

2. Video Interview

3. IM-pression DA-y

4. Engagement with Senior Leaders

IM-mersion DA-y!

On IM-mersion DA-y, you will be invited to IMDA’s office for a series of group activities for us to assess how you work in teams and whether you display IMDA’s core competencies. We will also take the chance to give a macro overview of IMDA’s purpose, roles and key initiatives. Look forward to opportunities to network with our colleagues and find out more about IMDA’s culture!

How can I apply!

Application for AIM 2023 is now closed.

Last updated on: 05 Sep 2022