IRENA Associate Professional Program 2024, Abu Dhabi (Fully Funded)

International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA) in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates is inviting applicants to apply for the Associate Professional Program. The purpose of the IRENA Associate Professional Programme (APP) to enable talented young university graduates and post-graduates to gain first-hand professional work experience in IRENA’s work and gain deeper insights into renewable energy.

The Duration of the program is one year with a possible extension to another year. Fellows will work in Abu Dhabi in Irena HQ. The Indicative Annual Salary for Associate Professionals is from USD 50,377 to USD 58,737. The IRENA will provide the selected applicants with competitive pay, Relocation grants, health insurance, annual leave, and much more. More details about the IRENA Associate Professional Program 2024 are given below.

About the IRENA Associate Professional Program

  • Program Location: Abu Dhabi
  • Duration: One year, with possible extension
  • Title and Grade: Associate Programme Officer (P-2)
  • Deadline: 12 March 2024 

Also Check: IsDB Young Professionals Program (YPP) 2024 (Fully Funded)

Benefits of the IRENA Associate Professional Program

  • A dynamic and dedicated team of professionals
  • An attractive remuneration package, including competitive pay and excellent benefits
  • Education grant
  • A multi-cultural work environment
  • Provident Fund
  • Relocation grant
  • Opportunities for personal and professional growth
  • 30 days of annual leave
  • Health insurance

Also Check: Khalifa University Scholarship 2024, UAE (Fully Funded)


  • Indicative Annual Salary: USD 50,377 to USD 58,737
  • Post Adjustment: USD 36,976.72 to USD 43,112.96

Eligibility Criteria

Education: Advanced university degree (Master’s degree or equivalent) in Electrical Engineering, Energy Engineering, Science, or Renewable Energy-related fields.

Experience: A minimum of 2 years of proven work experience in the field of renewable energy resource assessment, advanced knowledge of Geographic Information Systems (GIS), and good knowledge of programming languages.

Language: Excellent command of written and spoken English is essential. Fluency in other languages would be of additional benefit.

Skills: Strong quantitative and data analytical skills and Excel/IT skills are required.

Applications from qualified women, men especially from nationals of developing countries, are highly encouraged.

How to Apply?

Qualified applicants must apply online through the online platform by submitting a complete and comprehensive CV and a letter of interest, including details of three professional references who will be contacted if their application is shortlisted.


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