NITDA Post-Graduate Schorlarship — Masters & PhD Application

National Information Technology Department Agency (NITDA) Application Portal, Requirements, Eligibility, 

This post contains information concerning NITDA scholarship for masters and PhD holders especially. I believe you visited this site because;

  • You want to make enquiry about NITDA scholarship 
  • it is likely you are a graduate and want to further your education to Masters & PhD level. 
  • Or you are searching for a scholarship scheme that will help sponsor your Master’s degree or PhD in Nigeria.

So, if you visited this site for any of the reasons enlisted above, then you are lucky as you will get all the information you need here.

This article will bring to your notice all the required documents and eligibility criteria for getting awarded with this scholarship programme.

Kindly read this article till the end to get all the information you seek.

About NITDA Scholarship 

National Information Technology department agency (NITDA) is a national agency concerned with information technology in Nigeria. However, this agency has decided to sponsor post-graduate students in masters and PhD programmes in Nigerian universities.

So, lecturers of polytechnic, college of education and universities can apply for this scholarship.


This scholarship scheme is for Nigerians and is within Nigeria. Meaning orbits value for only Nigeria universities.

Fields Of Study

Applicants who wants to study Information Technology, Computer Science and Law can apply for this scholarship scheme.


For Masters degree, It lasts for one (1) year while for PhD, it lasts for three (3) years.

Schorlarship Value

The Scholarship will last through out the duration of the program.

Scholarship Type 

This national information technology development agency scholarship program is a post-graduate scholarship scheme. In other words, people who want to further their studies to masters and doctorate degree can apply.


  • Graduates of related fields, probably, information technology, computer information science, law.
  • Also, candidates must have either first class honours or second class upper division.
  • Moreover, PhD applicants must possess their Masters degree certificate too.

How To Apply

  • Apply through the direct portal @ www.schorlarship@nitda.gov.ng
  • While applying, attach your 1st degree certificate, Statement of Result and other necessary credentials as requested.
  • However, this documents must be scanned and uploaded.

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Application Deadline

Currently, NITDA scholarship program for 2020/2021 is not yet opened. After the site was closed from last year (2019) scholarship enrollment, the program is yet to be opened.

Though, this site will be updated as soon as the scholarship is on again.  So, if you want to get NITDA SCHORLARSHIP UPDATE , kindly indicate in the comment section below.

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