This is a 12- month internship programme run by the ICT Authority . It is a strategic intervention by ICT Authority on behalf of the Ministry of Information Communication Technology to develop and sustain high end ICT talent by bridging the gap between industry requirements and the capabilities of the local workforce.
i. To develop ICT high-end skills in fresh graduates.
ii. To offer a platform for structured training, coaching and mentoring for fresh graduates
iii. To promote ICT innovation and solutions development
It is a Public Private Partnership Programme.
i. Skills development
ii. On the job coaching and Training internship
Recent graduates ( graduated in the last 2 years ) in ICT or Engineering
a) BSc in Electrical Engineering degree programs and their equivalents (e.g., Computer, Electronic or
b) Computer Science or equivalent degree programs (e.g. Computer Science, Applied Computer Science, Mathematics and Computer Science), Information Systems and Information Technology degree programs.
c) Other fields with the following specialization will be considered: Education (e-learning & content development) Communication (Graphic Design, Development Communication, Public Relations & Corporate Communication) Law, Agriculture, Medicine, Built Environment. MUST have a passion in using Information & Communication Technology (ICT) to integrate the areas.
• Applicants must be fresh graduates from institutions recognised by Commission for University Education
published on www.cue.or.ke
• In addition, the applicant must possess either a 1st Class Honours or Second Class Upper Division in the courses listed in 6 above.
• Must be Kenyan
The intake for cohort V is currently ongoing.
a) Networking with potential employers
c) Platform to develop and incubate Innovations
d) Platform to translate knowledge and skills acquired during university training into the industry job experience
e) Contribute to government efforts in service delivery to the citizens
No. Not guaranteed
Apply online via www.icta.go.ke
The successful candidates will be invited for an interview and those who pass the interview will be admitted into the Program.
i. A certificate of completion
ii. The top three innovators will be given a 12-month incubation support at ICT Authority to grow their innovation.
i. Government Ministries, Departments, Agencies
ii. The 47 counties in the country
iii. Private sector firms for a period of three months.
i. Nine months in public sector
ii. Three months in Private sector firms