June 2016 Lagos Business School Young Talents Programme



Application Ongoing: Lagos Business School Young Talents Programme

The purpose of the Lagos Business School Young Talents’ Programme is to help the school establish an ongoing relationship with the brightest
university students in the country prior to and after their graduation from the university. The primary objective of engaging with these talented students is to expose them to a world-class institution and short list suitable candidates for the LBS Management Scholarship Academy. LBS will also welcome candidates that could become future administrative staff and ultimately faculty members. This programme would help the school build a pipeline of bright academics for the African continent.

The Programme
The LBS Young Talents’ Programme will:

  • Introduce participants to life in LBS as a faculty person, researcher and admin staff
  • Introduce participants to a career in Management research and teaching
  • Expose participants to the channels within the school for embracing an academic career: Management Scholarship Academy and the LBS PhD programme
  • Discuss about the LBS culture, history and inspiration.
  • Build a network of young talents who can also be part of the MBA programme


  • This programme is designed for undergraduates who are in their final year university studies.
  • LBS also welcome M.Sc students and National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) members. These students should be on a first class or second class upper.
  • The applicants should not be above 30years old. Previous participants of the YTP are not eligible to apply again.

Fee: Free for selected candidates

Faculty Team

  • Uchenna Uzo PhD, Senior Lecturer of Marketing Management, Lagos Business School
  • Franca Ovadje, PhD, Senior Lecturer of Organizational Behaviour, Lagos Business School
  • Tayo Otubanjo, PhD, Senior Lecturer of Marketing Management, Lagos Business School

Application procedure:

  • Fill the application form online , send resume and proof of academic standing. Further details can be given by Ope Oteri on oteri@lbs.edu.ng
  • Date: July 29, 2016

For More Information:
Visit the Official Webpage of the 2016 Lagos Business School Young Talents Programme