The Nigerian University of Technology and Management (NUTM) is a pioneering higher education initiative to identify and train the next generation of leaders in technology and management for Africa.
NUTM will strive for excellence in technology and management, and become a hub for best-in-class learning and research. It will focus on areas in Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics, and Management in its academic offerings at the undergraduate, postgraduate, and doctoral levels. In the next 10 years, NUTM aspires to be among the top five universities in Africa, and the best in Nigeria.
Chairman, NUTM Governing Board; Co-founder and Chairman, African Capital Alliance; Former Minister of Industry, Trade and Investment, Nigeria
MBA, Harvard University
Member, NUTM Governing Board; Senior Partner, TLcom Capital; Former Minister of Communication Technology
PhD, Cranfield University
Member, NUTM Governing Board; Senior Advisor, Dangote Group; Former Group CEO, Ecobank Transnational Inc
MBA, University of Manchester
Member, NUTM Governing Board; Managing Director & CEO, FIRST E&P; Former President, British Gas, Nigeria
MS, Imperial College, London
Managing Director, Harappa Education; Founding Dean, Indian School of Business; Co-Founder, Ashoka University
PhD, University of Pennsylvania
Professor and Former Chancellor, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
PhD, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Professor, Massachusetts Institute of Technology; Former Scientist, Honeywell Inc. Technology Center
PhD, Stanford University
Former Chairman, African Capital Alliance; Former Managing Partner, Arthur Andersen & Company
MBA, Harvard Business School
President and CEO, CIBC Group; Vice-Chair, Business Council of Canada
MBA, Harvard Business School
The NUTM Scholars Program (NSP) is a one-year interdisciplinary postgraduate program with a focus on Technology, Entrepreneurship and Design. The Program aims to develop creative leaders in technology and business for the Africa region by providing contemporary, contextual and transformative leadership education and experiences. The program has selected 60 exceptional young individuals from Africa for the Founding Class of 2021.
The NUTM team is in the process of developing a variety of academic programs. These programs will be designed keeping in mind the ethos of NUTM and the change it aims to bring to the Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics (STEM) and Management fields in Africa and the world.
Known for being one of the liveliest cities in Africa to live in, Lagos is the fulcrum of Nigeria’s growing economy and is increasingly becoming the tech hub of Africa. The growing importance of Lagos in the tech scene is demonstrated by interest from the world’s biggest tech companies including Google and Facebook. The city is also home to the headquarters of Africa’s largest banks making it the largest financial hub in West Africa.
Lagos Lagoon, Victoria Island in Lagos
Lekki - Ikoyi bridge
Skyline at Dawn