Apply for the Nigerian University of Technology and Management (NUTM) Scholars Program 2021-2022 and get the opportunity to gain exposure to international business and culture and have a leader guide you through a six weeks internship

Application Deadline: June 1st, 2021


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  • TED Lab

An entrepreneurship capstone project to enable Scholars build a venture from scratch during the NSP.

  • Shadow a Leader

A full-time opportunity to shadow senior leaders through a six week internship.

  • Global Immersion Week

A short study trip to a select location to gain exposure to international business and culture.

  • Writing Centre

Guest lectures, workshops and individual mentorship by eminent leaders and entrepreneurs.

  • Career Readiness

A workplace ready toolkit consisting of coursework, industry sessions, simulations, individual and group feedback.


  • A recognized undergraduate and postgraduate degree in any discipline
  • Not more than 32 years of age (as on the date of application)

For the NUTM Scholars program, we are looking for bright, curious and passionate individuals who are motivated to create an impact in Africa and the world. While the program seeks diversity, the following attributes can prove to be advantageous:

  • Demonstrated leadership experience and an ability to overcome challenges
  • Strong passion for an idea with potential impact in Africa
  • Awareness of global trends in technology
  • High personal integrity, self-awareness and initiative
  • Good academic record
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills

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Application Instructions

Admission Process

  • Stage 1

Online Application

Complete the online application form and provide information on your background, education, work experience, interests and motivations.

There is NO application fee.

  • Stage 2

Online Assessment

Shortlisted candidates from Stage 1 will be invited for an online assessment. The assessment will test learning agility, personality traits and critical thinking abilities.

  • Stage 3

Telephonic Interview

Qualified candidates from Stage 2 will be invited for a 20 minute telephonic interview. The telephonic interview will evaluate your aspirations and suitability for the NSP.

  • Stage 4

Panel Interview

The final stage is an in-person 20-minute interaction with a panel. At this stage, you will be assessed on your aptitude, leadership potential and motivation to attend the Program

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About the Nigerian University of Technology and Management (NUTM) Scholars program

The NUTM Scholars Program (NSP) is a one-year full-time interdisciplinary postgraduate program in Technology, Entrepreneurship and Design. During the program, Scholars will learn and study concepts in technology, entrepreneurship and design, management and leadership. The NSP intends to groom stellar young leaders from a diverse range of backgrounds across Africa to be change agents for the region and the world.

The Nigerian University of Technology and Management (NUTM) is a pioneering higher education institution focused on nurturing leaders for Nigeria and Africa. The institution will offer academic and research offerings in Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics (STEM) and Management at the undergraduate, postgraduate, and doctoral levels.

Key Dates and Order of Program

  • Round 1 :15 March, 2021
  • Round 2: 25 April, 2021
  • Round 3: 01 June, 2021

Deadline is 1st June 2021.

The one year postgraduate would take place at the Nigerian University of Technology and Management.

Past Winners

NSP Scholar 2020-2021: Temilade Adelakun.

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