Cracking The Tech Code with...
Empowering 500,000 Nigerian undergraduate, graduate students and lecturers with hands-on basic and advanced technology skills.
DigiStuds is a project targeted at providing and delivering hands-on coding, programming and advance design training to 500,000 students and 30,000 lecturers in the Nigerian public tertiary institutions within the next five (5) years. The goal is to improve the employability, entrepreneurial skills of Nigerian undergraduates which would enable them fit to play in the emerging new economy and the future of work. It is also poised at equipping academics with requisite digital and technology skills to aid lecture delivery, pass on an innovative culture in a fast-paced, dynamic and disruptive world.
The courses to be taught shall include
• Digital Business Models.
• Data Analytics,
• Cloud Databases and Relational Database Management System.
• Cyber Securities,
• Process Automation,
• Blockchain and Crypto Currencies.
• Web Design,
• Mobile Development (Android & iOS),
• Backend Development, (PHP, NodeJS),
• Front-end Development (jQuery, ReactJS, VuejS, DevOps),
• Python Programming,
• Product Design,
FintechNGR partners with UNTAP to bridge the gap between higher educational institutions pedagogy and workplace practice.
FinTech Association of Nigeria (FintechNGR), the premier national Fintech Association in Africa, a self-regulatory, not-for-profit, and non-political organization. A founding member of Africa Fintech Network (a conglomerate of 32 national fintech associations in Africa) and a member of the global body Global Fintech Hubs Federation (a federation of 89 national fintech associations across the globe).
Vision: To make Nigeria one of the world’s leading markets for FinTech Innovation and Investment.
Mission: To foster an ecosystem that supports all stakeholders to achieve a thriving and growing Nigerian FinTech industry
The University of Nigeria Technology Advancement Program (UNTAP) is a Corporate Affairs Commission registered, a wholly-owned subsidiary company of the University of Nigeria, Nsukka, incorporated to design, deploy, train and transfer information communication technologies within and outside the University.
UNTAP maintains multilevel partnerships with industry practitioners, making it both a virtual and physical hub for IT service, knowledge, and skills transfer. UNTAP, therefore, welcomes individuals, partners, and donors who share a common vision of diffusing IT knowledge and improving quality of life by exploiting the beneficial proliferations in the information technology world.