First Bank of Nigeria Limited has announced the call for participation in the second edition of its FirstBank Technology Academy. Interested participants are to visit a dedicated website to complete the online application process.
FirstBank Technology Academy targets young and recent graduates with science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) backgrounds.
Below are the eligibility criteria for the FirstBank Technology Academy:
Applicant must not be more than 27 years old.
Applicant must be a graduate with STEM degree(s)
Minimum academic qualification is Second Class Upper degree or its equivalent from institutions accredited by NUC or other regulatory bodies approved by government.
Evidence of mandatory NYSC scheme/mandatory In-Country Post Graduate Service or Exemption Certificate.
Key Competencies and Attributres
Candidates who are interested in joining the FirstBank Technology Academy must have the under listed competencies:
Knowledge of global Technology trends and developments
Excellent communications skills
Strong analytical skills
Strong Interpersonal and relationship management skills
Self-driven and results-oriented
Highly innovative with excellent problem-solving skills
Good team player.
The tech enthusiasts will undergo a comprehensive and practical programme that will expose them to a wide array of cutting-edge technologies such as IT fundamentals, application support/development, cybersecurity and data science to strengthen their hands-on experience in digital technology.
Application procedure and deadline
Applications can be completed through the online portal. Application deadline is August 13, 2023.