The UK Nigeria Tech Hub in partnership with Nerdzfactory Company has opened applications for the Design, Product and Developer School Program to equip young Nigerians with graphics design and product design, product management and software development skills.
The goal of the program is to identify, equip and mentor aspiring designers, product managers, and software developers with world-class design, product, and development skills, soft skills, entrepreneurial skills and leadership skills.
These skills are required to compete globally in the 21st century and enable them to kick-start their careers in Technology while also helping them gain economic opportunities.
The UK- Nigeria Tech Hub is an initiative by the UK government’s Department for Digital, Culture, Media, and Sports (DCMS) to support the growth of the Technology ecosystem in Nigeria.
The UK-Nigeria Tech hub forms a pillar of a broader Digital Access Programme which aims to catalyse digital inclusion across Africa.
The UK -Nigeria Tech Hub works to stimulate local digital economies, support inclusive and sustainable economic growth and jobs, build high-end digital skills, and forge innovation partnerships between Nigerian tech sector and foreigners.
To be considered for the scholarship, you must:
- Nigerian citizenship or residency
- Availability of laptop
- Internet access
- Availability to complete the 2 monthly virtual training
Aim and Benefits of UK Nigeria Tech Hub Design, Product and Developer School Program
- 100% tuition scholarship
- Soft skills & Entrepreneurship training
- DESIGN (GRAPHICS & PRODUCT)
- TRACK SOFTWARE DEVELOPMENT
- TRACK PRODUCT MANAGEMENT TRACK
Method of Application
Interested and qualified applicants should apply using the link provided below.