NO 6 Zambezi Crescent, Off Aguiyi Ironsi Street, Maitama, Abuja, FCT Nigeria

Academic Staff Training & Development

The Divisions are:

  1.  AST&D.
  2. Conference Attendance.
  3. Teaching Practice.


  1. Carryout inspection visits to Academic Intervention Programme/Project sites, including capacity building & Training intervention programmes in Beneficiary institutions as part of ensuring effective implementation.
  2. Ensure dynamic and cordial relationship as well as sustain collaborative initiatives with the Federal Ministry of Education (FME) and other agencies/parastatals for further efficiency of the Fund.
  3. Ensure implementation of any auxiliary function(s) that may be assigned to the Department by the Executive Management and/or BOT of the TETFUND.
  4. Processing and vetting of submissions from Beneficiaries to ensure delivery of the following interventions:                                                                                    A. Academic Staff Training & Development (AST&D)Conference Attendance (CA).                                                                                                                      B. Teaching Practice (TP).
    C. NYSC Presidential Honors Award Scheme.
    D. Presidential Special Scholarship for Innovation and Development (PRESSID).
    E. Linkage with Experts and Academics in Diaspora Scheme (LEADS).