Invitation of Applicants for Samsung Innovation Campus at Lerotholi Polytechnic


Invitation of Applicants for Samsung Innovation Campus

The Lerotholi Polytechnic (LP) in collaboration with Samsung Electronics South Africa, is excited to offer Basotho youth certified training in Coding and Programming (C&P) using Python! This training is intended to help youth gain vital skills for industry in the 4th Industrial Revolution.

1. Background and Introduction

The Samsung Innovation Campus (SIC) hosted by Lerotholi Polytechnic (LP) is a future-oriented talent training program under Samsung Electronics. The SIC at LP will offer training in Coding and Programming (C&P), Artificial Intelligence (AI), Internet of Things (IoT) and Big Data.

The C&P course will cover object-orientated programming, algorithms and basic data processing using python. The course also has an emphasis on developing candidates’ soft skills including teamwork, communication, problem-solving and creativity needed in the workplace.

The SIC is inviting applications from eligible Basotho youth for the Coding  and Programming (C&P) course, which is the first in this series of trainings.

2. Application and Admission Process

Eligibility Criteria: 18-35 years old

Education: Must have graduated within 2021/2022 to 2022/2023

Required Performance: Have acquired the minimum of II (I), Credit or similar Level of performance.

Status: Must be unemployed

Institution: Must have graduated in local institutions accredited by CHE

Coding Experience: Basic Programming and computer literacy

Admission Process: Must complete application and write admission quiz.

Course Schedule: April – September 2023

Venue: Lerotholi Polytechnic Campus

To apply for this course, download the application form on the following link: or collect the application form at Lerotholi Polytechnic at The School of Continuing Education (SOCE) and submit the filled application form together with supporting documents by 17:00hrs on Friday, 17 March 2023 at Lerotholi Polytechnic SOCE office. For more details, contact: +26622313443/+26659874540 (whatssapp) #samsunginnovationcampus