Applications are invited from suitably qualified candidates for enrollment as Trainees in the AKS-NNPC/MPN & KPL/IBM Graduate Assistance Programme (GAP) Phase II.

The Programme is sponsored by Mobil Producing Nigeria Unlimited (HPN), Operator of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC)/MPN Joint Venture in collaboration with Akwa lbom State Government (AKSG) and Knowledge Partners Limited (KPL) business partner to International Business Machines (IBM), as part of its community assistance programmes aimed at boosting capacity building.

Mobil Producing Nigeria Unlimited (MPN), a subsidiary of Exxon Mobil Corporation has a long history or operating in Nigeria. The company maintains a robust and active community relations programme that impacts its areas of operation.

Trainee Enrollment
Job Type: Full Time
Min Qualification
Location: Akwa Ibom
Job Field: Graduate Jobs/Internships

This is a non residential training in Information Technology as well as Entrepreneurship skills targeted at unemployed graduates of Akwa Ibom State origin. However, new opportunities would be given to indigenes of other states of Nigeria.

The programme seeks amongst others to:

  • Encourage entrepreneurship and technology skills among trainees
  • Reduce unemployment in the State
  • Provide pool of experienced persons in INCT skills for both public and private sector employers.
  • The sessions are in abthes of 50 persons each for a period of six months comprising of a 3 month Instructor led training (ILT) and another 3 months on the job training (OTJ) through internship placements with reputable organizations.

3.0 Enrollment Requirements
Applicants as Trainees for AKS-NNPC/MPN & KPL/IBM Graduate Assistance Programme (GAP) Phase II must:

  • Be university or polytechnic graduate (B.Sc or BA) with a minimum of Second Class Lower Division or HND Lower Credit in any discipline
  • Have completed NYSC
  • Be successful in the competitive GAP aptitude test and selection interview conducted later
  • Be aged between 21 – 35 years

Method of Application

  • Interested candidates should either:
  • Submit application letter with hard copy of detailed curriculum vitae indicating cell phone contacts, email addresses and proof of Local Government Area of Origin in an envelop marked Graduate Assistance Programme addressed to:

Programme Consultant
Graduate Assistance Programme
VADOC Phase II. Ministry of Science and Technology
84 Obio lmo Street. Uyo.Akwa lbom State


Apply online and attach curriculum vitae to:

All applications must reach The Programme Consultant not later than 14 days from we date of this publication. Application deadline: August 20, 2013.

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