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Friday, February 23, 2024

APPLY: Federal Government 3 Million Technical Talent (3MTT) programme For Young Nigerians

Federal Government 3 Million Technical Talent (3MTT) programme , a critical part of the Renewed Hope agenda, is aimed at building Nigeria’s technical talent backbone to power our digital economy and position Nigeria as a net talent exporter.

The first phase of the programme, executed in collaboration with NITDA, will involve multiple stakeholders including fellows, training providers, partners and placement organisations.

The first phase of the programme will be executed as a fellowship model in collaboration with NITDA. We will select individuals with interest in specific skills and fund the cost of their training with training providers accepted into the programme.



  • Host: Federal Government of Nigeria 
  • Category: Training | Fellowships
  • Eligible Country: Nigeria 
  • Reward: Full Scholarships
  • No IELTS Required 
  • Deadline: Not Specified 
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In line with the Ministry’s 1%-10%-100% implementation approach, this first phase will aim to train and place 30,000 technical talents, representing 1% of our overall target.

It will be executed based on the framework co-created with key stakeholders across government agencies, training providers, educational institutions, development agencies and the private sector.

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First phase Technical Skills

For the first phase, we will focus on these twelve (12) technical skills:
  • Software Development
  • UI/UX Design
  • Data Analysis &
  • Visualisation
  • Quality Assurance
  • Product Management
  • Data Science
  • Animation
  • AI / Machine Learning
  • Cybersecurity
  • Game Development
  • Cloud Computing
  • Dev Ops


Duration and Reward

  • For Fellows
You will receive training in specific technical skills that will empower you to be competitive in the local and global technical talent marketplace
  • For Training Providers
Organisations looking to join our pool of training providers to train 30,000 fellows across Nigeria as we design an optimal approach to training and placing technical talents

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Method of Application

Interested and qualified applicants should apply using the link below.

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Deadline: Not Specified

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