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Entrepreneurship center is a center committed to empowering people, and dedicated to serving humanity

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FAQS

How can I enrol for training

The Entrepreneurship Center is opened during work days from Mondays to Fridays between the hours of 8am to 4pm. Hence, you can walk in to enrol for any of our programs.

How can I enrol for training
How can I enrol for training
How can I enrol for training

About our centre

“Entrepreneurship center is a center committed to empowering people, and dedicated to serving humanity, it’s about empowering people regardless of where they live, be it urban or rural settings.

it’s about empowering people regardless of who they are, poor or rich, displaced or disabled, elderly or young most importantly, it’s about reliance to ensure that living a quality life is a basic human right”.

History of Entrepreneurship Center

The Federal University of Technology, Minna Entrepreneurship center was established in April 2017 with Dr. Olalekan Busra Sakariyau as the pioneer Director, with the mandate of providing holistic business development and support services to Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs).

The Center provides capacity-building programmes and a variety of services such as advisory services, mentoring, network meetings, access to market and finance information, implementation of organizational plans, and many more.

The Center is committed to empowering people and dedicated to serving humanity. Over the years the Centre has featured activities to meet its mandate some of the programmes include;

  • Business Idea Competition
  • FUTEC Business Incubation Hubs
  • Acadoprenuership Start-up loop
  • Software Training
  • Hardware skill training
  • Student forum etc

TOP PRIORITIES OF THE CENTRE

  1. Ensure universal entrepreneurship training and mentoring coverage for all people without discrimination
  2. Training students, staff, artisan business owners through workshops, seminars and lectures
  3. Organize competitions and fairs for all students and encourage students to participate in national and international entrepreneurial challenges
  4. Networking with other stakeholders such as Central Bank of Nigeria, Industrial Training Fund, Bank of Industry, development organizations etc. in business development, business registration, identifying access to fund, standardization of mentoring.
  5. Transform university and its community into entrepreneurial heaven.

Mission & VIsion

Vision:
To be the leading Centre of excellence in positively transforming mind and hands of people through entrepreneurial education, training and providing holistic business development and support services to Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs).

Mission:

  • 1. To unfold the golden entrepreneurial ideas in students, staff and small and medium scale enterprises through effective training, coaching, and other intervention
  • 2. To enable trainees to discover and develop beneficial enterprises by synergizing with the private sector, policy makers, philanthropists, and non-governmental organisations.
  • 3. Unlocking entrepreneurial capabilities of students through challenges, competition, and other activities to meet the challenge of the 21st century.

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Entrepreneurship Centre, Federal University of Technology, Gidan Kwano, Minna. Niger State

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