Dangote Business School is a ‘one-stop’ shop for your business and entrepreneurship education. The School offers a wide range of courses specifically designed for young and aspiring graduates, professionals and technocrats; captains of industry, business entrepreneurs and social entrepreneurs; consultants and educators, and other public service operators who are highly motivated to change the world around them. Industrial tours, international exposure, internships, mentorship are critical components of the programmes to augment the formal training with experiential learning. All our postgraduate programmes are run on full-time and part-time basis. Depending on the interest and eligibility, applicants can apply to be enrolled in any of the following programmes:
For more information on admission requirements, visit BBS application portal.
a. Mainstream programmes
• Doctor of Entrepreneurship (DBE)
• Masters in Leadership and Governance (MLG)
• Masters in Fundraising and Advocacy (MFA)
• Doctor of Business Administration (DBA)
b. Professional Development Programmes
The School shall run short-term professional development programmes (Certificate Programmes) in Business Management and Entrepreneurship. The programmes include development in areas such as: leadership, finance, project management, communication skills, personal effectiveness; and a number of popular researcher specific courses to help ensure competence to practice, skills and practical experience. Certificate programs can be completed more quickly than associate's degrees and often do not have general education requirements. Depending on the entry requirements, curriculum, and international content, participants will be awarded one of the following:
i. Certificates: Having completed a focused collection of courses, students will be awarded a certificate that shows a record of academic accomplishment in a given discipline or set of related disciplines.
ii. Professional certificates: These are given to students that have completed professional courses which are designed to help professionals enhance their job performance and marketability in their respective fields.
iii. Graduate certificates: A graduate certificate is a higher education qualification at the same level as a bachelor's degree but more limited in scope, taking less time to complete - this might be a year, or as little as one term or semester.
iv. International Graduate Certificates: International graduate courses are academically rigorous and specialized courses, which when completed award students with certificates that are accepted internationally..
c. Professional Services
The school operates a full range of consultancy and research services on commercial basis to local and international clients. It also designs customized training programmes for various agencies, institutions and organizations in order to confer business and entrepreneurial skills that are relevant for enterprise development and business growth.