At the 13-week Wema Bank Hybrid Tech bankers Bootcamp to assist you develop cutting-edge skills across the tech ecosystem, the ALAT Tech Team will be thrilled to have a passionate Tech enthusiast wanting to explore the World of Tech with its endless possibilities. The Bootcamp will provide opportunities for hands-on learning in UI/UX, Data Science, Product Management, Product Development, Business Analytics, Full-stack Engineering, DevOps Engineering, Digital Marketing, Graphic Design, and many more areas.
The bank was founded as a private limited liability corporation on May 2, 1945. (under the old name of Agbonmagbe Bank Limited). The late Chief Mathew Adekoya Okupe established Agbonmagbe Bank on May 2, 1945. He established the
first branches of the bank which were in Ebute-metta, Sagamu, Abeokuta and Ijebu-Igbo. The bank remained his until it was taken over by Western Nigeria Marketing Board and later renamed Wema Bank Limited in 1969. Since then, Wema Bank has gone on to be Nigeria’s longest surviving indigenous bank. It was granted a commercial banking license and commenced banking activities during the same year. Wema Bank converted to a public limited liability company in 1987. In 1990, the Bank was listed on the Nigerian Stock Exchange. It trades under the symbol: WEMABANK. It was granted a Universal Banking License in February 2001.
In December 2015, Wema became a national bank, with a capital base of over N43.8billion having met the regulatory requirements for the National Banking license as stipulated by the Central Bank of Nigeria
Requirements For The Wema Bank’s Tech Bankers-in Training Bootcamp
- Must not be more than 27 years old on your next birthday.
- Must have 5 credits in O’levels (Waec or NECO)
- Must have completed NYSC
- Must have University Statement of Result or Certificate
Here are the perks you get to enjoy:
• Tech Exchange Programs
• Start-Up Idea Pitches with cash prize for winners
• International Tech Pilgrimage
• An Opportunity to Create and Product-Manage your own Platform/Product within the bank.
• An internship experience in a Global Tech Company.
• Global Certifications embedded in Bootcamp.
Application Deadline: February 28, 2023