I am pleased to welcome you to Kwara State University Centre for Entrepreneurship - a brilliantly conceived and knowledge driven Centre, where academia meets commerce and provides an exceptional life-long learning environment thereby ensuring that our graduates are creative and innovative, and globally competitive.
Kwara State University has a successful history of engagement in entrepreneurship and innovation teaching and research. This is evidenced by our extensive portfolio of entrepreneurship research, teaching and engagement activities delivered by the Centre for Entrepreneurship. The Kwara State University Centre for Entrepreneurship is focused on study, research and encouragement of entrepreneurship within Nigeria and committed to engaging in and drawing from expertise in the designing and delivery of a growing portfolio of useful learning experiences.
We pride our self as a leading university-based Centre for Entrepreneurship in Nigeria has it houses a team of recognized experts in: growing innovative firms; global and international entrepreneurship; enterprise policy, education and economic development; entrepreneurial management and leadership; enterprise and diversity; social entrepreneurship; entrepreneurial collaboration and networking and, family business which are all encompassed in both undergraduate and professional training programmes.
Entrepreneurship and growth are central to the national economic and social policy agendas, and participation in national and international research ensures that the research activities of KWASU Centre for Entrepreneurship are evidence-based, useful, and impactful for business leaders, policy makers and general societal benefits. KWASU Centre for Entrepreneurship is “the centre for thinking, reasoning, acting, opportunities, resource mobilization, leadership and value-reorientation, expected to project the image of the University positively, through the creation of new generation of entrepreneurs that will affect positively, the economic and social structure of Kwara State, Nigeria, in particular, and the world, in general.” And our vision is: “to produce tomorrow’s global business leaders today.”
The KWASU Centre for Entrepreneurship has maintained its high profile in national recognition through organizing annual Entrepreneurship Directors’ Conference, production of Community Entrepreneurship Review, active participation in Sahara Innovation Competition among others and international presence through its prominent role in the Global Entrepreneurship Week, Global Entrepreneurship Congress, ENACTUS Challenge, International Entrepreneurship Conferences etc. This has helped us striving towards achieving our vision
I wish to sincerely welcome you once again as you surf our site for knowledge that matters. Our arms are opened as we will appreciate advice and collaboration that will be mutually beneficial.
Hakeem Ajonbadi, Ph.D