NITDA invites suitably qualified and interested Nigerians to apply for the 2017/2018 National Information Technology Development Agency Scholarship Scheme.
As we have promised to keep you updated on current and latest scholarships in Nigerian and the globe in general, NITDA scholarship for Post graduate students application is on going. If you find it difficult to continue or further your academic due to lack of finance, worry no more as the 2017/2018 NITDA SCHOLARSHIP IS YOIRS. APPLY NOW.
About NITDA scholarship
NITDA has as its mandate to develop and regulate the Information Technology in Nigeria. Developing and regulating IT will support in transforming Nigeria into an IT driven economy for global competitiveness and the dire need of digital literacy.
The Agency has since 2010 established a scholarship scheme for Masters and Doctoral degree in relevant areas of Information Technology (IT) and ICT Law obtainable in Nigerian (Government and Private) Universities.
Details on NITDA Postgraduate Scholarship Scheme 2017/2018 Application
The Masters programme will run for a year and the Doctorate programme for three (3) years.
NITDA Scholarship Eligibility and Criteria
NITDA award is strictly based on merit and is distributed without any bias between the six geo-political zones for the PhD, 36 States and FCT for MSc.
For PhD applicants: Only University and Polytechnic Lecturers with MSc in any Information Technology related field are eligible to apply for sponsorship.
For MSc Applicants: applicant must a First Class or Second Class (Upper) Honours Bachelor’s degree, in Information Technology related field and Law are to apply
How to Apply for 2017/2018 NITDA Scholarship
Click here to apply online
Note after application
Only candidates who are found eligible will be Shortlisted afteranAptitude Test(s) is conducted on applicants to determine successful candidates for the Award.
An interview will also be conducted (which includes supplementary test, verification of credentials & character evaluation) for best performing candidates.
Deadline for the NITDA Application
All application are to be completed and submitted on or before 15th November, 2017.