No. of Trained Graduate Members
The Graduate Advancement Programme (GAP) Network is a Flagship programme of the Knowledge Exchange Centre. GAP Network was strategically designed to address unemployment among Nigerian Graduates.
The GAP Network is a 3 month programme comprising of one month of intensive employability training online and two months internship. The programme seeks to address three key areas, namely; lack of job-relevant skills, unemployment/underemployment and poor social networking skills, which are critical factors in addressing issues of unemployment.
The GAP Network encompasses all component needed to help graduates secure meaningful employment and accelerate career growth through training, career counselling, mentoring, internship and a structured support system for its alumni.
The GAP Network courses were carefully developed to help with a shift in graduates' mind-set; help them prepare for the work environment and to build skills and competencies that will help them create value in any organisation they find themselves.
All applications will be screened and candidates that meet the conditions for selection will be enrolled into the programme.
Graduates Members will go through 4 weeks of intensive virtual training (instructor led) covering over 14 employability courses. The courses have been designed to equip participants with the 21st century skills which are required by employers of labour
Graduates Members will have the opportunity to be placed in organisations that will afford them the opportunity to gain practical and relevant work experience that will position them for better career prospects.
The GAP Network will provide Graduate Members access to job opportunities through our partner organisations. Through these opportunities, members will be able to secure permanent employment in line with their career aspirations.
To participate in this programme as a Graduate Member, candidates must:
Graduates who become members of the GAP network and actively participate in the Programme shall have
The GAP Network seeks to enrol as many professional and corporate partners as possible to enrich the network thereby providing quality support to the Graduate Members.
The following categories of partners are required:
If you would like to sponsor a Graduate to participate in this programme, please contact us via email at firstname.lastname@example.org, or call 0705-929-3437.