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Young Women Leadership Program

Learn about McKinsey’s centered-leadership approach and our unique program offered to female students and young professionals.

The program provides an excellent foundation for growing as a leader at an early stage of her career. The mentors include excellent and inspiring leaders with a wide range of experience from the business world.

Cecilie, Junior Associate, McKinsey Norway

Program sessions

We would like to invite you to take the next step of your leadership journey with McKinsey, through our Centered Leadership Program for female students and young professionals. The program includes three full day sessions over the course of Fall 2019-Spring 2020, each covering the key dimensions of centered leadership. The format is a mix of interactive lectures, exciting speakers, and social events. During the course of the program you will challenge your limits, understand your sources of motivation, and learn to take advantage of opportunities.


Finding meaning in our environment and harnessing it to drive our motivation.


Finding and managing our energy.


Learning to look at our lives in a positive way and understanding how this affects our behavior and achievements.

Connecting & Engaging

Cultivating our networks as a source of support and a driving force for leadership; and creating opportunities by talking, being seen, and taking initiative.


The program is targeted toward Norwegian-speaking students with 1 to 3 years left of their studies and young professional with up to 2 years of work experience.

The application deadline is October 1, 2019.