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Spot Nexford & Win

Have you seen one of our live installations?

Take your best shot and post on social media with the hashtag #GoMADwithNexford to be amongst our prize winners from now till Oct 14! We’ve got gadgets, electronics, branded merchandise, and lots of cool gifts.

This competition runs from September 20 to October 14, 2021. Lucky winners will be contacted directly from our social media accounts.

Terms & conditions apply.

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Take a shot, win a scholarship!

On October 1, the public joined us at Ikeja City Mall for the chance to win a Nexford scholarship!

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Rise up the corporate ladder with Nexford!

Why Nexford University?

Affordable

At Nexford it costs an average of $2,880 for an MBA. Invest in your future, not in a campus. Our monthly fees are calculated in line with your local economy, which ensures you never pay over the odds.

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Flexible

Nexford offers a flat rate, and you can pay as you go, month by month, and cancel any time. If you need a break, take one. Suspend your payments and come back to your degree when you’re ready.

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Future-Proof

A Nexford degree will equip you with the skills you need to advance your career, with less theory and more doing. Our curriculum is designed based on the needs of the world's largest employers.

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Nexford career services & development: start with the end in mind

At Nexford, you'll do more than just learn. Alongside your studies, you'll receive access to all of our career services: beginning when you enroll, and ending... well, never.

From early career planning to personal branding to job applications, we'll be alongside you every step of your program. Even after you've graduated our support doesn't stop, as we'll continue to bring you lifelong learning opportunities — including LinkedIn Learning & the Nexford Digital Library.

Your career success is at the heart of everything we do. Discover our career services, and see how you'll come away from Nexford with more than just a degree.

Ready to make a difference?

Latest news from Nexford

Fadl Al Tarzi discusses Nexford University’s next growth phase following considerable popularity across Africa

Fadl Al Tarzi discusses Nexford University’s next growth phase following considerable popularity across Africa

As a next-generation American university that is tech-enabled, Nexford University is positively impacting lives around the world, particularly here in Africa. In June this year, the company announced a $10.8 million pre Series A funding round which was led by Dubai-based Global Ventures. Since then, Nexford University has launched new products in readiness for its next growth phase.

November 2021
Graduating 200 MBA students a milestone for Nexford University – Country Director

Graduating 200 MBA students a milestone for Nexford University – Country Director

Two hundred pioneer students recently bagged their Master of Business Administration (MBA) degree from Nexford University in Lagos in what has been described as a milestone for the institution.

April 2021
Ezekwesili, others canvass PPP in tertiary education funding

Ezekwesili, others canvass PPP in tertiary education funding

Advisory board member of Nexford University, Mrs Obiageli Ezekwesili, has canvassed public-private partnership in Nigeria’s education sector. The country’s former Minister of Education said this at the graduation of the university’s first class of Nigerian MBA students.

March 2021

GoMAD FAQ

How much will I pay?

We've calculated our tuition to be affordable in every country, and tuition is different for each program. Find out what you'll pay per month at our tuition page.

We offer multiple payment options, such as credit cards, debit cards, PayPal, bank wire transfer and cryptocurrency. Pick the one that best suits your needs! For more information about the payment options available, visit our payment page.

If you have more questions about tuition or payment, contact us at help@nexford.org.

What supporting documents do I need to apply?

At Nexford, you can start learning straight away and send us your documents later (in exceptional circumstances). If you’re unable to immediately provide us with your transcript or diploma, you can just upload your government-issued ID and pay your application fee.

After your first course starts, you’ll have 60 days to send us your missing information, such as a diploma or grade transcript.

If you're applying for an MBA, you'll also need to provide your official academic transcript or certificate in English.

If you're applying for a BBA or AAS in Business, you'll need to provide proof you've graduated secondary school in the form of official transcripts (results from WAEC, IGCSE or NECO).

Do I need to have work experience to apply?

No. If you have work experience, that's great, but you don't need it. Nexford's programs are practical, which means you'll gain on-the-job skills while you learn. If you do have work experience, we won't be able to offer credit just yet. We want everyone to start their program on a level playing field – that includes taking the same core courses and building the same foundational skills.

Can I connect with someone in Nigeria?

You can! Feel free to:

What programs does Nexford offer?

Here's a quick rundown; visit our programs overview page for more information!

The Master of Business Administration (MBA) is a graduate business program with a standard completion time of 18 months.

Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA) is an undergraduate degree where you'll gain foundational skills in business, with a standard completion time of 48 months.

Associate of Applied Science (AAS) in Business is half the length of the BBA and is a great point to start your business learning. with a standard completion time of 24 months.

Can't commit to a whole degree? Take a course or certificate instead, and learn the skills you need in a fraction of the time.

How do I pay my fees?

When you enroll, you’ll choose to pay monthly, in two or six month instalments. Pay your first month, two or six months upfront, and we'll set up a direct debit for the same time period. We accept Visa, Mastercard or American Express.

We'll send you a reminder before your payment date so you know it's coming. You'll also get a confirmation email when we receive your payment.

We offer multiple payment options, such as credit cards, debit cards, PayPal, bank wire transfer, Flutterwave, and cryptocurrency. Pick the one that best suits your needs! For more information about the payment options available, visit our payment page.

If you have more questions about payment, contact us at help@nexford.org.

How many scholarships are available?

One BBA and One MBA scholarships worth 50% each will be awarded to winners of the Take a Shot competition.

Can I transfer my prize to another person?

No, the scholarship is non-transferable.

How do I take part in the 'Spot Nexford & Win' competition?

It's three easy steps to take part in the 'Spot Nexford & Win' competition! All you have to do is:

  1. Engage with us on any of our social media handles using the hashtag #GoMadwithNexford and indicate your interest in the spot & win competition.
  2. Take a creative photo with one of our #GoMAD installations anywhere in Lagos, share on social media using the hashtag #GoMADwithNexford. If you qualify as one of our lucky winners, you’ll be contacted directly from any of our social media accounts.
  3. Meet us at our Community Space at Lekki to pick up your gift!
I’ve finished secondary school and I have my WAEC results, can I take part in the competition?

Yes, we have a 50% scholarship up for grabs for BBA learners like you. Find out more about our BBA program here.

I want to win a Nexford scholarship, what do I need to do?
  1. Take a nice clear, picture with any of our outdoor installations up till October 14
  2. Post it on social media using the hashtag #GoMADwithNexford and tag @nexford_university on Instagram, @nexford on Twitter or @nexford on Facebook
  3. Sign up here to get a chance to be chosen
What gifts will I win?

Winners of the 'Spot Nexford & Win' scavenger hunt stand a chance to win cool items like smartwatches, WiFi modems, and headphones from Nexford, which they can pick up at the Community Space on October 16. Sign up to attend!

If you're one of the winners, to claim your prize, please follow these steps:

  1. Confirm that you live in Lagos and are over 18 years old
  2. Reply us on social media with your full name, email address, and phone number 
  3. Attend the GOMAD event on Saturday, October 16 at our Community Space in Lekki. Please come with your ID and face mask 
  4. Please confirm that it's okay for us to publish your name on our social channels
GoMad competitions rules & terms and conditions

NO PURCHASE OR PAYMENT OF ANY KIND IS NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN.

By entering a Nexford Competition (for, “GoMad”), you will be bound by these Terms & Conditions and you acknowledge that you satisfy all eligibility requirements. “Nexford” means Nexford University or any of its affiliates.

Eligibility. Open to individual legal residents of Nigeria who are willing to participate in the competition for a chance to win a 50% MBA or BBA non-transferrable scholarship. Current learners, employees of Nexford, and their immediate family members are not eligible to participate.

Prize(s) and Winner Selection Method. The winner for the scholarship will be awarded after the “Take a Shot Competition” provided they successfully took a shot that hit the target coupons. The GoMad Landing Page contains more information about the event schedule as well as frequently asked questions. Potential winner(s) for the “Spot Nexford & Win” will be selected at random from among all entries received across social media channels. Odds of winning depend on the number of eligible entries received as well as the entry's engagements. If you are a winner, an e-mail notification will be sent to you by a Nexford team member. If you win a prize, you may not transfer, assign, or redeem the prize for cash.

You agree that Nexford’s decisions related to each competition and all distribution of prizes are final. Each winner agrees that by participating in a competition Nexford and their respective affiliates may use the winner’s name in any manner and any medium for its promotional purposes without additional compensation, including posting in a winner’s list, except where prohibited by law. Nexford and their respective affiliates may be required to disclose the winner’s address to state regulatory authorities.

I am a current learner, can I participate in the competition?

Unfortunately, current learners are not eligible to participate in the 'Take a shot' scholarship competition but they're still eligible for the 'Spot Nexford & Win' competition.

Don't forget to invite your friends and family to try out for the 'Take a shot' & 'Spot Nexford & Win' competitions!

I'm one of the winners of the 'Spot Nexford & Win' competition, how can I pick up my prize?

Congratulations if you've won! If you have been selected as a winner, we will contact you on social media. To claim your prize, please follow these steps:

  1. Reply to our message on social media to 1) confirm that you live in Lagos and are over 18 years old and 2) your full name, email address, and phone number 
  2. We’ll let you know when to pick up up your gift at our community space in Lekki. Please come with your ID and face mask
  3. Please confirm that it's okay for us to publish your name on our social channels
How do I apply?

Applying is easy! Once you've decided on the program you want, and read up on the admissions criteria, head to apply.nexford.org to start your application. If you have everything ready, it should take you seven minutes (or faster!) to complete the form.

Download our step-by-step guide to understand what you need to do to complete your Nexford application and give yourself the best chance of acceptance.