The Centre for Entrepreneurship Development, Gateway (ICT) Polytechnic Saapade was formally launched on the 1at of December 2011 following the directives of NBTE that all Polytechnics in Nigeria should have an Entrepreneurship Centre to ensure proper teaching of Entrepreneurship courses and practical skill acquisition. Mrs. O. O. Aninkan is the pioneer coordinator of the center until 26th February 2014 when Mrs. B. O. Amusa assumed the office.
DESCRIPTION OF THE ACTIVITIES OF THE UNIT
The centre hitherto known as the CED is responsible for adequate teaching of all Entrepreneurship Courses, (both theory and practical’s in all department of the institution so as to spur up and improve the entrepreneurial spirit in the students which will in the long run reduce their dependence on paid employment in Nigeria. Therefore, the main function of the centre is efficient allocation for Entrepreneurship course at various levels in the different departments of the college. List of staff and other details:
THE FOLLOWING ARE THE STAFF OF THE CENTRE OF ENTREPRENEURSHIP DEVELOPMENT WITH THEIR QUALIFICATIONS:
- Coordinator, CED Mrs. B. O. Amusa
Msc Finance - 2012 Bsc Economics – 2000 OND Bus Admin – 1996 Member, Institute of Strategic Mgt Nigeria (ISMN) Associate Member, Institute of Chattered Econ. Of Nig (ICEN) No of paper published – 3 No of Textbook published – 1
- Secretary – Mrs. A. F. Ayeni
OND, Secretarial Studies – 2005