This programme ultimately aims to develop student competencies so that they will be able to start and run their own business. Students are empowered to be successful in the marketplace and to play a positive role in the development of the African continent, whilst creating wealth. Entrepreneurs are often thought of as national assets to be refined, motivated and remunerated to the greatest possible extent. Entrepreneurs can change the way we live and work. If successful, their revolutions may improve our standard of living. In short, in addition
to creating wealth from their entrepreneurial ventures, they also create jobs and the conditions for a flourishing society. Target group is direct and indirect entrants. Career prospects include Mid-level management, Business consultant, Sales, Research and development, Not-for-profit fundraiser, Teacher, Recruiter, Business reporter, Business person.
The University of Africa offers a variety of distance education programmes at undergraduate and postgraduate level through its Electronic Resource Centre or eLibrary. Their programmes possess international recognition and are aimed at training world-class leaders to develop a generation of innovative thinkers.