Welcome To Utiva

Utiva is designed and structured to help you transition from school to job. We are the intersection between education and employment

Who we are

Our Mission

To ensure that Sub-Saharan Africa has competitive and highly skilled talents that will help foster her growth and economic prosperity.


Our Approach

We combine technology and traditional in-class training to develop University and recent graduates as ‘ready-to-work’ employees and entrepreneurs


Our Target

College students and recent graduates in Sub-Saharan Africa. Currently, we have a presence in 25 Nigerian Institutions.

Our Ideology

The only way African businesses can compete globally is if they have ready to work labor forces equipped to increase productivity.Our students can be the best out there! We are committed to developing talents that can compete everywhere. If you can compete here, you can win anywhere!


Who is a Utivan?

Susan is a 20-year-old graduate of Sociology from Obafemi Awolowo University, Ife. After school, she applied to join a fintech company in Lagos. She loves sales and business development, and her biggest aspiration is to become a Vice President, Business Development of a fortune 500 company.

During her first session of screening, the interviewer had mentioned that the startup just completed its first series. “Yes sir, I read about it, and XYZ Inc is now valued at 420 million Naira at an equity of 12%” She asked for the opportunity to also make some input in the sales strategy of the company and made recommendations on how to attain the revenue target for the next fiscal year, she also mentioned that she will be willing to sit with the head of growth so as to best understand the B2B sales approach.
The CEO was incredibly stunned and quickly responded, ’Please come in 2 days. We will be most glad to discuss with you, Susan.’

Susan is a Utivan

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We are working closely with undergrads in schools to help develop skills, competence, knowledge and capacity for the life after school. Utiva helps students transition from Education to Employment and Entrepreneurship. Working in partnership with companies globally, learning institutions and policy creators to first understand the ever changing demands for skillful employees and help close the skill gap, Utiva’s commitment is to make Higher Education effective and impactful for Africa’s economy.

We combine online learning experiences with traditional classroom training to deliver value to our students(Utivans). By online learning, we mean soft-touch technology, social learning and computational science using web-based and Android-powered tools to deliver knowledge to our clients.