NIIT announces its 14th I.T. Scholarship in Nigeria
The 14th NIIT Nigeria IT Scholarship test will be held on July 14th 2013.
NIIT, leading Global Talent Development Corporation and Asia’s largest IT trainer has announced the 14th NIIT Nigeria IT Scholarship 2013 to enable meritorious students seek a career in the fast growing IT sector in the country. These students, post successful training, will go on to join the IT industry in Nigeria and become a part of global skilled IT Talent pool.
The Scholarship test will be held on July 13, 2013. With a thrust on creating skilled manpower for the Nigerian IT industry, the NIIT Nigeria Scholarship will help students get skilled for a Global career in IT through training in technology.
Mr. Sanjay Tickoo, Vice-President, International Education Business, NIIT Ltd, said, “Over the last 13 years, NIIT has played a key role in developing manpower for the fast growing IT industry in Nigeria. NIIT’s Nigeria IT Scholarship is an endeavor to create a trained pool of human resource in IT, ready to take on global assignments.” According to industry sources, IT industry in Nigeria is estimated to among the fastest growing IT industries in the world. NIIT conducts the IT Scholarship exam every year to help identify meritorious students to join this industry and be a part of the global skilled IT Talent pool. Over the last 13 years, NIIT Scholarships have become one of the most awaited events in the annual events calendar of the country.
NIIT offers cutting-edge programs in Nigeria, mapped to international certifications- Mastermind Series, courses on Oracle, Java, CCNA & CCNP, A+ & N+, Infrastructure Management, Web Design & Development, Graphic Designing, MIS, Project Management, among others.
Students can visit www.niitnigeria.com to apply and get more details about the scholarship test. Application closes on July 12.
The test will hold at the following towns: Abuja, Ajah, Asaba, Eket, Ibadan, Ikeja, Ilorin, Kaduna, Lokoja, Makurdi, Offa, Onitsha, Osogbo, Otta, Owerri, Port-Harcourt, Surulere and Uyo.