siwes objectives

The Scheme is designed to bridge the gap between employers’ expectations and actual performance of Nigerian graduates.

Skills Development

Provide an avenue for students in institutions of higher learning to acquire industrial skills and experience in their course of study

Practicals

Expose students to work methods and techniques in handling equipment and machines that may not be available in their institutions.

Field Experience

Provide Students with an opportunity to apply their knowledge in real work situation, thereby bridging the gap between theory and practice

Corporate Environment

Prepare students for Industrial Work situation they are to meet after graduation

Networking

Make transition from school to the world of work easier and enhance students’ contacts for later job placement

Synergy

Enlist and strengthen employers’ involvement in the entire educational process.

Students' Documents

FORM 8

You can download the ITF Form 8, fill accurately and submit to the ITF Office closest to you in your state.

SCAF

You can download the SCAF form below and submit to the ITF Office closest to you in your state.

LOG BOOK SAMPLE

SIWES Stakeholders

Federal Government of Nigeria
Federal Ministry of Industry, Trade and Investment
Industrial Training Fund
National Board for Technical Education (NBTE)
National Universities Commission (NUC)
National Commission for Colleges of Education (NCCE)
Higher Institutions
Employers of Labor
STUDENTS

SCHEME DETAILS AND DATA

The Scheme is being successfully managed with a total of:

132 Universities
116 Poly and Monotechnics
78 Colleges of Education
3,830,573 students (in 2019)
116 courses approved by supervisory agencies

Number of Courses approved by each supervisory agency

NUC = 66

NBTE = 44

NCCE = 6