Envisioned by BPG Group as a give back to the MarCom industry in the Arab Gulf region, and enable fresh talents to gain valuable experience, BPG NXT is one of the region’s leading and longest standing graduate training programs and among the most comprehensive of its kind.
“The program was an incredible learning experience, that helped me gain valuable skills and insights from all the different departments here in BPG. This knowledge has been instrumental in my journey now as a UX designer in the creative department. In this program, I had the opportunity to see the future of this industry through the lens of experienced veterans who were all so supportive and encouraging to us. I'm incredibly grateful for the experience and would recommend every graduate to seize this priceless opportunity.”
“My experience at BPG as a graphic designer started 2 years after university. I had recently moved back to the Middle East and although I had experienced working in ad agencies in the USA, the program and BPG helped to acclimate and adjust to a new market in MENA. The program summarizes the world of advertising and marketing into an amazing crash course and it gives you opportunities to work with world renowned clients to practice your craft. Besides the work, the diverse working atmosphere nurtures you and pushes you to explore and hone your skills. As a designer, I’d recommend this program to anyone wanting to start their career in a creative field.”
“Throughout the course of this program, I’ve had the opportunity to enhance and hone my skills. My rewarding experience gave me the opportunity to train and learn from many innovative and strategic forerunners in the industry. For me, the most appealing aspect of BPG was the vibes and friendly atmosphere, which remains to this day in my current role as a Creative Copywriter. Most of all, the program molded and gave me the confidence to leap into the MarCom industry and explore the field of advertising.”
“The BPG NXT program? Loved it! As someone from a sales background, the program empowered me to embrace the dynamic world of marketing and advertising. Learning directly from esteemed industry professionals has equipped me with practical insights, revealed the core of their profession, and enriched my own life experience. Their mentorship has fueled my confidence, allowing me to comprehend the diverse aspects of our industry. I advise any fresh graduate that is interested in our field to enroll and go through this insightful experience.”
“I was looking for an opportunity to work with the best and brightest in the industry, and I couldn't have found a better place than BPG. The BPG NXT program helped me learn from not only the leadership team at BPG but also from MarCom leaders in the region. This program gave me a holistic view of the industry, equipping me with the knowledge which still helps me in my role as a Senior Account Executive. It’s one of a kind in the region and changed my career trajectory.”
“The program is more than just an internship. It’s a deep dive into the ins and outs of an agency, giving you a wholesome understanding of every department you’re going to be interacting with. Joining the program in 2019 as a new Master’s graduate allowed me to experience the breadth and depth of agency operations and departments – from account management to strategy, all the way to finance and beyond. This was especially useful when I found my place in BPG’s creative team as a Creative Copywriter. Overall, the BPG NXT program is a great opportunity for recent graduates to learn, grow and develop their skills – both personally and professionally.”