ELIGIBILITY

SBA has objective of developing technical entrepreneurs who will contribute to build Nigeria of the future. Admission is open to individuals, corporate organizations and Government agencies desiring to retrain, develop competence and character on people.
To be eligible, the individual should meet the following criteria:

  • Ability to read and write
  • Ability to learn and serve
  • Be at least 17 years at the commencement of the program
  • Demonstrate the ability to communicate basic English
  • Pass SBA entrance Interview.
  • Be fit to undertake the training (Medically)
  • Such individual could be graduates of higher institutions seeking to develop technical and entrepreneurial skills for self-reliance
  • Youth corpers desiring complementary skill set
  • Secondary school leavers seeking opportunity to advance in life

All prospective students will be evaluated using the criteria contained in SBA admission policy.

APPLICATION PROCESS

Students interested in applying to Southern Business Academy school year must:

  1. Obtain an application from Southern Business Academy or download application form from download center or fill application forms online.
  2. Return the completed application form to the SBA Admission officer or submit online.
  3. Attend an interview at SBA.

LATE APPLICATIONS

Applications received after the deadline may not be accepted. If accepted, they will be evaluated using the same criteria as other applications and their composite score will be computed. They will be placed in rank order on a waiting list with other late applications

FINANCIAL AID

Financial aid is funding provided by noble sponsors and Southern Business Academy to help pay your training expenses. The Financial Aid Office awards aid for periods of enrollment during the 9-month academic year.

Financial aid usually falls into two categories:

    • Gift aid: Grants and scholarships that don’t have to be repaid
    • Self-help aid: Special permit to enrol, with promise to pay tuition within a stipulated period

Your own financial aid awards are based on these factors:

    • Your status as either an undergraduate or a graduate student
    • The date you filed your Application for sponsorship (for priority consideration – see school calendar)
    • Your financial need and reason
    • Fund and space availability and individual program requirements
    • Your eligibility (see eligibility requirements below) Download Financial Aid Form here

Eligibility for Financial aid

  • Applicant must’ve filled an SBA Admission Application Form
  • Must’ve passed SBA interview question
  • Must’ve been granted a provisional admission into one of SBA modular courses

FINANCIAL AID QUESTIONS

  1. How do I apply for financial aid?
    Answer: First, ensure you have filled an application form for admission, passed interview questions and granted a provisional admission into SBA. Fill the Financial Aid form
  2. Does it cost to apply for Financial Aid?
    Answer: No, it costs nothing to apply.
  3. When should I apply for Financial Aid?
    Answer: You can apply for Financial Aid after submission of Admission application form and a successful interview
  4. Do I have to reapply for Financial Aid more than once?
    Answer: You are entitled to fill the Financial Aid form once during a modular session.

FAQ

What is the minimum requirement to be eligible for admission?

  • Ability to read and write
  • Ability to learn and serve
  • Be at least 17 years at the commencement of the program
  • Have credits in Mathematics and English at SSCE/GCE/NECO exams
  • Demonstrate the ability to communicate basic English
  • Pass SBA entrance Interview.
  • Be fit to undertake the training (Medical report may be required)

What is the duration for SBA courses

  • Electrical Wiring/Electronics/Solar panel-Inverter – 9 months + 3 months Internship
  • Painting & Paint making – 6 months + 3 months Internship
  • Catering and Hotel Management – 6 months + 3 months Internship
  • Photo & Video coverage/Photo & Video Editing – 6 months + 3 months Internship
  • Gardening & Landscaping – 6 months + 3 months internship
  • Building technology/Tiling & Fitting – 9 months + 3 months Internship
  • Dress making/Bead-Making – 6 months + 3 months Internship
  • Hair styling/Barbing/Make-up – 6 months + 3 months Internship
  • Plumbing – 6 months + 3 months Internship

Does SBA issue certificate? What sort?

On completion of training programme, each successfully graduated trainee receives a “Certificate of Proficiency” and “NABTEB” certificate from SBA. Conditions for successful graduation are contained in the Students Prospectus.

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