The Pan-Atlantic University/MTN Media Innovation Programme (MIP) 2023 for Nigerian media practitioners: All expense paid trip to South Africa

The MTN Media Innovation Programme (MIP) is a six-month program for Nigerian media practitioners that lasts six weeks. The curriculum will expand participants’ knowledge and skill set, as well as help them comprehend the changing media landscape and how to successfully use technology to create meaningful media content.

MTN Nigeria and Pan-Atlantic University (PAU) announced the beginning of the MTN Media Innovation Programme (MTN MIP) on April 27, 2022, which will be managed by PAU’s Faculty of Media and Communication (SMC).

The fully financed six-month fellowship for Nigerian media practitioners is intended to help the long-term growth of the country’s evolving media sector. It is open to media practitioners across the spectrum, including print, electronic, online platforms and social media content creators.

The course is designed to give participants a greater understanding of Nigeria’s technology sector and the nexus between media and technology; it will also leave participants better able to adapt to changing realities. Fellows will also have access to professional resources and mentorship from the SMC faculty.

Programme Structure

…to stir innovation and equip media practitioners with improved ways of practice and create sustainability in the industry

  • 33 Days in Class

All accepted candidates will spend 33 days in class in the course of the training.

  • 7 Days in South Africa

An all expense paid trip to South Africa for a 7 days training.

  • 1 Day in MTN Nigeria Headquarters

Candidates will be tutored at the MTN Nigeria Headquarters and MTN Group Headquarters.

  • 1 Day at the Innovation Hub

A one day training at the Innovation Hub.

The course, fully sponsored by MTN Nigeria, will be available to twenty (20) successful applicants.

Application Deadline:  April 4, 2023.


Author: Ruth Kasham

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