2019/2020 NITDA Scholarship Scheme for Nigerians
Technology Development Agency (NITDA) is committed to implementing the
National Information Technology Policy. Our mandate a public service
institution established by NITDA Act 2007 as the ICT policy implementing arm of
the Federal Ministry of Communication of the Federal Republic of Nigeria.
Scholarship Title: NITDA Scholarship Scheme 2019/2020
The Agency has since 2010 established a scholarship scheme
for Master’s and Doctoral Degree in relevant areas of Information Technology
(IT) and ICT Law obtainable in Nigerian (Government and Private) Universities.
- PhD: The scholarship award is strictly based on
merit and is evenly distributed between the six geo-political zones
- M.Sc: The scholarship award is strictly based on
merit and is evenly distributed between the 36 States and FCT.
- M.Sc: The sponsorship for the Master’s programme
will run for one year
- PhD: The sponsorship for the Doctorate programme
will run for three years.
- PhD: Only University and Polytechnic Lecturers
with MSc in any Information Technology related field are eligible to apply for
- M.Sc: Holders of First Class or Second Class
(Upper) Honours Bachelor’s Degree, in Information Technology related field and
- A comprehensive Aptitude Test(s) will be
conducted to determine successful candidates for the Award. Only candidates who
are found eligible will be shortlisted.
Method of Application
Interested and qualified candidates should:
Application Deadline: 21st November 2019.
Please Note: Only candidates who passed the Aptitude Test
will be shortlisted and invited for the interview (which includes a
supplementary test, verification of credentials and character evaluation).
Do you have any question as regards the scholarship role state it in the comment section below