The 2008/2009 edition of the Institute for Advanced e-Studies Telecommunications’ Scholarship Examination TSP will take place on Saturday the 9th August 2008 in Lagos and Abuja.
The increase in the deployment of telecoms infrastructure in Nigeria has resulted to an increase in demand for skilled manpower in the sector. However there is a skill gap as companies are finding it difficult to recruit skilled personal.
The Telecommunications Scholarship Programme TSP was developed to train Nigerians that will fill the skill gap in the telecoms sector. TSP is designed to make successful applicants employable in the telecom industry. TSP will also enable applicants with entrepreneurial zeal to create opportunities for themselves in the telecom industry.
To apply for TSP
Log on to www.iaesnigeria.org and complete the registration form. You have till Thursday the 7th of August 2008 to register for scholarship exams, so take the first step now. TSP Scholarship Exam comes up on 9th August in Abuja and Lagos.
Abuja Centre: Shehu Musa Yar’adua Centre, Abuja
Lagos Centre: University of Lagos, Main Auditorium
TSP is open to anyone irrespective of discipline/course of study. The minimum academic qualification is SSCE or equivalent. This means that if you have a qualification higher than SSCE you are equally qualified. Working professionals can also apply for TSP.
TSP Scholarship Exam will enable the Institute to identify and select people to be trained under the Telecommunications Scholarship Programme (TSP).
TSP is a partnership between the Institute for Advanced e-Studies with local and international telecommunications companies and original equipment manufacturers operating in Nigeria.
After the training, grandaunts of TSP will be well equipped to secure job openings in the telecoms industry. TSP scholarship programme also involves a job placement programme, which will enable participants to gain relevant practical experience.
Take the first step log on to www.iaesnigeria.org and complete TSP scholarship application form follow any other instruction that may be revealed to you at the website.