BRIEF HISTORY OF THE DEPARTMENT
The Department of Agripreneurship is one of the Departments in the Faculty of the Institute.The Department started in 2022 and runs programmes that leads to enhances knowledge, skill and attitude in Entrepreneurship, agricultural value chain, enterprise management and more.
The Department of Agripreneurship is specifically designed for such group of people who might be interested in starting and owning a businesses or who are already practicing business people and are interested in acquiring trending proficiencies, competencies and skills in enterprise management. Participants shall be exposed to the broad spectrum of the entrepreneurial domain including theoretical and practical knowledge by the process of thorough and intensive teaching. It also prepares participants to acquire spirit of originality, total being, and creativity so as to be able to effectively face the inevitable challenges of self reliance; and to consequently contribute productively to national development.
The objectives of the Department are, among others, to promote gainful employment and economic empowerment of individuals through entrepreneurship development.
Our participants post enrollment will be able to cope with inherent environmental business problems and be better positioned to relate successfully and cooperatively with other persons.
The department and her courses will not only bring participants to the awareness of the critical information, knowledge and skills in identifying and starting a profitable business, but will also provide training in the management, skill acquisition, relevant knowledge, and contemporary techniques necessary to efficiently operate the business after start-up.