oung Managers’ Competition is a programme of the Nigerian Institute of Management (Chartered), open to young members between the ages of 25 and 40 years. The programme was established in 1974 to provide a platform for young managers to unleash their knowledge, managerial skills, experience and creativity.

The Young Managers’ Competition is part of NIM’s commitment to youth development.

See below highlights of previous editions:

2017:                                                                     2018:
Pitching to the umpires in 2017
    
Cross-section of selected competitors

2019:                                                                    2021:
Winner of YMC 2019 presented with his reward
  
Winner of YMC 2021

YMC 2017 HIGHLIGHTS – YOUTUBE LINK

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Hh7pbKs76RA&t=54s


YMC 2018 HIGHLIGHTS – YOUTUBE LINK

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=07bmJjRcaZg&t=3s

 

YMC 2019 HIGHLIGHTS – YOUTUBE LINK

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qL3AErOSADQ

 

YMC 2021 HIGHLIGHTS – YOUTUBE LINK

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_fdnhx5eM38

 

ABOUT 2022 YMC ASSESSEMENTS

There are three (3) Assessments Categories for this year’s YMC. The modalities are stated as follows:

1st Assessment

  • The first assessment is an Online Aptitude Test.
  • The assessment link will be forwarded to all registered applicants a week before the scheduled assessment date in August, 2022
  • The test is a combination of both GMAT and Management related questions (Participants will be required to attempt a total of 100 questions)
  • At the end of the first assessment, the top 5 finalists from the 6 NIM zones (making a total of 30 finalists) will progress to the next stage of the competition.
  • Successful participants will be contacted about the next step of action

2nd Assessment

  • The top 30 finalist will be required to make a 20 minutes presentation each on the theme of this year’s YMC to a small audience and competition panelists at their respective zones
  • This will be followed by a 10 minutes question and answer session
  • The panelists will deliberate on the performances of the participants and announce the results
  • The top two (2) participants with the highest scores will emerge from each zones and will be participating at this year’s finals in Lagos.

3rd Assessment

  • The 12 finalists will arrive in Lagos a day before the competition commences.
  • The finalists’ transportation, accommodation and feeding during the course of the competition will be adequately provided for by the Institute.
  • A total of 6 tasks (individual & group) will be assigned to the participants based on the theme of this year’s competition.
  • The tasks will test participants’ presentation skills; as well as their leadership, strategy and management skills
  • Each task will be scored and graded in line with the competition grading system, the top 6 performers will progress to the grand finale and make their final presentation before a large audience and panel of judges.
  • The 2022 YMC winner will be crowned

SPONSORSHIP/PARTNERSHIP PACKAGE

PLATINUM CATEGORY – N5 MILLION

BENEFITS: This category allow you to

  • Nominate staff of your organization (up to 10 staff) to attend the event grand finale in November, 2022
  • Brand the event venue with 2 product/service roll-up banners
  • Display your company’s products & services by booking a booth at the competition venue at no extra cost to you
  • Nominate 3 staff of your organization to attend the Institute’s 2022 Annual National Management Conference (ANMC) free of charge
  • Place an advert on the Institute’s ANMC brochure free of charge
  • Obtain 3 NIM Membership Application Form for your staff to register and become a Member of the Institute
  • Display your company’s logo on the competition promotional item
  • Benefit from the Institute’s In-plant Training where up to 30 Staff of your organization can participate (T&C applies)

GOLD CATEGORY – N3 MILLION

BENEFITS: This category allow you to

  • Nominate staff of your organization (up to 5 staff) to attend the event grand finale in November, 2022
  • Brand the event venue with 1 product/service roll-up banner
  • Display your company’s products & services by booking a booth at the competition venue at no extra cost to you
  • Nominate 1 staff of your organization to attend the Institute’s 2022 Annual National Management Conference (ANMC) free of charge
  • Place an advert on the Institute’s ANMC brochure free of charge
  • Obtain 1 NIM Membership Application Form for your staff to register and become a Member of the Institute
  • Display your company’s logo on the competition promotional item
  • Benefit from the Institute’s In-plant Training where up to 10 Staff of your organization can participate (T&C applies)

SILVER CATEGORY – N1 MILLION

BENEFITS: This category allow you to

  • Nominate staff of your organization (up to 3 staff) to attend the event grand finale in November, 2022
  • Display your company’s logo on the NIM/YMC page for the duration of the competition
  • Display your company’s products & services by booking a booth at the competition venue at no extra cost to you
  • Place an advert on the Institute’s ANMC brochure free of charge
  • Display your company’s logo on the competition promotional item
  • Benefit from the Institute’s In-plant Training where up to 10 Staff of your organization can participate (T&C applies)

BRONZE – N500,000

BENEFITS: This category allow you to

  • Nominate 2 staff of your organization to attend the event grand finale in November, 2022
  • Place one advert on the Institute’s social media platforms
  • Training for 2 staff of your organization at the NIM Head office in Lagos
  • NIM branded souvenirs
  • Display your company’s logo on the competition promotional item
  • Display your company’s products & services by booking a booth at the competition venue at no extra cost to you

 

OTHERS:

N300,000

  • Nominate 2 staff of your organization to attend the event grand finale in November, 2022
  • Place one advert on the Institute’s social media platforms
  • Training for 1 staff of your organization at the NIM Head office in Lagos
  • Display your company’s logo on the competition promotional item
  • Display your company’s products & services by booking a booth at the competition venue at no extra cost to you

N200,000

  • Nominate 2 staff of your organization to attend the event grand finale in November, 2022
  • Place one advert on the Institute’s social media platforms
  • Display your company’s logo on the competition promotional item
  • Display your company’s products & services by booking a booth at the competition venue at no extra cost to you

Please note that you can also partner/support by providing some of your products as consolation prizes for some of the participants and attendees.

 

CONTACT US

Email – [email protected], [email protected]

Phone – 08052597244 – Segun, 08057597301 – Osi

HEAD OFFICE

Plot 22, Idowu Taylor Street, Victoria Island, Lagos

ABUJA MANAGEMENT CENTER

4, Kaltungo Street, Off Egbedi Close,

Off Ladoke Akintola Boulevard, Garki 2 (Near Treasury House)
Garki, Abuja, FCT.

08052597211

PORT-HARCOURT MANAGEMENT CENTER

52 Tombia Street, Off G.R.A . Junction, Aba Road (The street behind GTB, Two Buildings from Le Meridien Hotel Ogeyi Place), G.R.A. Phase 2, PH, Rivers State.
Tel    : 0803 330 2002
email: [email protected]

KANO MANAGEMENT CENTER

79, Club Road, Near Custom Area Office Bompai, Kano, Kano State
08052597230.

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