Directorate of Entrepreneurship and Skills Development

DR. BOLANLE OMOTOKE OLALEYE
Ag. Director/Associate Professor
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ABOUT THE DIRECTORATE

The Directorate of Entrepreneurship and Skills Development (DESD), approved by the Senate and Council of the University in May 2023, and designed to be a world-class, life-long entrepreneurship learning and development center.

Lagos State University of Education (LASUED), as a new University established only in 2022, have deliberately positioned itself to apply unconventional solutions to address the numerous problems of lack of creative, innovative and entrepreneurial skills among our teeming youth, which has led to the huge state of unemployment and joblessness among young Nigerians.

In addition, we are resolve to apply ourselves to proffering solutions to the business and economic challenges of our state and nation through entrepreneurship education development.

To achieve the above, we are resolved to partner with the corporate organizations around us, as the ultimate consumers of our products (the graduates) in producing the types of graduates that will add value to their organizations and change the dynamics of administration of the nation. This unique vision we strategically set out to achieve through the DESD.

Lagos State University of Education’s Directorate of Entrepreneurship and Skills Development, in partnership with the Ministry of Education, is transforming education in Lagos. We’re building a database, certifying professionals, and empowering students with entrepreneurship. Join us in shaping the future of education, one step at a time. 

Our main aim is to revolutionize education in Lagos by integrating structured databases, certifying professionals, and empowering students with entrepreneurial skills.

Promoting inventive thinking and a culture of entrepreneurial innovation through risk-taking programs.

Promoting ongoing training, mentorship, and resilience in entrepreneurs at all career stages.

Fostering innovation through coursework, workshops, and projects to empower individuals to create market-driven ventures.

Highlighting how entrepreneurship helps communities through projects that give back and support local well-being.

Advancing entrepreneurship through research and innovation to inform best practices and policies.

Enhancing entrepreneurship education quality through expert guidance, consultancy, mentor.

WHAT WE OFFER

LAGOS STATE EDUCATIONAL INSTITUTION DATA (LASEID) CENTRE

Step into the LASEID Centre, your central platform for effortless registration and robust data management of educational institutions in Lagos State. Tailored to address the unique needs of schools, this modal guarantees a seamless process for annual registration.

Registering your school with LASEID Centre aligns with government mandates to ensure quality education, offering parental assurance through transparency and initiatives like annual publications, automation, and the promotion of educational standards in Lagos State.

Why Register Your School with LASEID Centre?

Why Register Your School with LASEID Centre?

Government Mandate: The registration of schools aligns with the government’s imperative to structure and eliminate institutions that do not meet the required standards, ensuring a higher quality of education across the state.

Parental Assurance: Parents can now verify the status of schools before enrolling their children or wards, providing an additional layer of confidence and transparency in the education system.

 

Explore the LASEID Centre’s Initiatives:

 

Annual Educational System Publication: Delve into our collaborative effort with the Lagos State Ministry of Education to produce an insightful annual publication, showcasing the state’s educational system both online and in hard copy.

 

 Automation Platform for Educational Institutions: Discover our cutting-edge automation platform, developed in partnership with the Ministry of Education (MOE), facilitating efficient registration and recognition of educational institutions in Lagos State. This includes an annual certification process, issuing certificates of operations to all institutions.

 

 Promoting Educational Standards: Join us in our collaboration with MOE to establish minimum standards for educational institutions. Explore our measures to enforce compliance through systematic classification, recognition, and routine biannual assessments, ensuring continuous quality assurance.

 

At LASEID Centre, we stand at the forefront of educational excellence, providing a gateway to a future where every institution meets the highest standards.

Why Register Your School with LASEID Centre?

Government Mandate: The registration of schools aligns with the government’s imperative to structure and eliminate institutions that do not meet the required standards, ensuring a higher quality of education across the state.

Parental Assurance: Parents can now verify the status of schools before enrolling their children or wards, providing an additional layer of confidence and transparency in the education system.

 

Explore the LASEID Centre’s Initiatives:

 

Annual Educational System Publication: Delve into our collaborative effort with the Lagos State Ministry of Education to produce an insightful annual publication, showcasing the state’s educational system both online and in hard copy.

 

 Automation Platform for Educational Institutions: Discover our cutting-edge automation platform, developed in partnership with the Ministry of Education (MOE), facilitating efficient registration and recognition of educational institutions in Lagos State. This includes an annual certification process, issuing certificates of operations to all institutions.

 

 Promoting Educational Standards: Join us in our collaboration with MOE to establish minimum standards for educational institutions. Explore our measures to enforce compliance through systematic classification, recognition, and routine biannual assessments, ensuring continuous quality assurance.

 

At LASEID Centre, we stand at the forefront of educational excellence, providing a gateway to a future where every institution meets the highest standards.

LAGOS STATE EDUCATIONAL PROFESSIONAL CERTIFICATE(LASEP)

Our mission is to enhance education and raise professional standards. LASEP is dedicated to fostering excellence in education through diverse, ongoing development opportunities, including workshops, seminars, and online courses. We embrace lifelong learning in today’s ever-changing educational world.

LASEP Certificate Program provides year-round certification options for educators in Lagos State, offering online and in-person learning opportunities to stay current, advance careers, enhance teaching methods, and build a professional network.

Key Features of the LASEP Certificate Program

Certification: Keep your skills current by staying updated with the latest trends, techniques, and best practices in education. LASEP offers certification options for educators and professionals to ensure that they remain at the forefront of their fields.

Year-Round Opportunities: The program provides year-round opportunities for educators to engage in learning activities. With a continuous stream of workshops, seminars, and online courses, educators can constantly improve and expand their knowledge and skills, no matter the time of year.

 

Online and In-Person Learning: LASEP understands that educators have diverse learning preferences. We accommodate your needs by offering both online and in-person courses. You can choose the format that suits your schedule and learning style, making professional development accessible and convenient.

Benefits of LASEP Certification

Stay Current: Stay updated with the latest developments in education and apply cutting-edge teaching methodologies to enhance your classroom practices.

Career Advancement: Gain a competitive edge in your career. LASEP certification can open up new opportunities for professional growth and career advancement in Lagos State’s education system.

Enhanced Teaching Methodologies: Improve your teaching methods and contribute to the success of your students. The LASEP program equips you with the tools and strategies to enhance your pedagogical skills.

Network and Collaborate: Connect with a community of like-minded educators, share experiences, and collaborate on educational projects. Building a strong professional network can greatly enhance your effectiveness and impact as an educator.

Invest in your professional development and contribute to the advancement of education in Lagos State. Join the LASEP Certificate Program today and become a catalyst for positive change in the education system. Together, we can create a brighter future for our students and our state.”

LAGOS STATE UNIVERSITY OF EDUCATION (LASUED) SKILLS

Unlock your potential, acquire new skills, and open doors to a world of opportunities. The LASUED-SKILLS program is your path to personal and professional growth. We offer a diverse range of skills and knowledge for both our undergraduate students and community members eager to learn and grow.

LASUED-SKILLS is an inclusive platform offering diverse skill programs for students and the community, promoting skill enhancement, personal growth, and community engagement in an ever-evolving world. Join to shape your future.

 

Key Features of LASUED Skills

Skills for Everyone: LASUED-SKILLS is an inclusive platform open to both our undergraduate students and community members, fostering a collaborative environment for skill enhancement.

Diverse Offerings: Our programs span a broad spectrum of skills, encompassing technical, vocational, creative, and business-related abilities.

Community Involvement: We are committed to creating a dynamic learning community that benefits both our students and the wider community. We welcome all individuals eager to learn and grow.

 

 

 

Benefits of LASUED Skills

Skill Enhancement: Develop practical, in-demand skills that will enrich your personal and professional life, opening doors to new opportunities.

Personal Growth: Unleash your potential, boost your confidence, and unlock your full range of capabilities, fueling your personal growth journey.

Community Engagement: Connect with like-minded individuals, share experiences, and collaborate on exciting projects, fostering a supportive and collaborative learning environment.

 

Embark on this journey of growth and opportunity with LASUED-SKILLS. Equip yourself with the skills needed to thrive in our ever-evolving world. Join us today to explore, learn, and shape your future”

LASUED-DESD COMPETITION

Welcome to the LASUED-DESD Entrepreneurship competitions. Our competitions empower students by nurturing their creativity, fostering entrepreneurial skills, and guiding them towards a successful future. With a strong focus on entrepreneurship and skill development.

 

LASUED-DESD Entrepreneurship Competitions provide inclusive, diverse opportunities for students to foster innovation, entrepreneurship, and collaboration, preparing them for success in an ever-evolving world. Joining leads to skill development and personal growth, equipping students to make a positive impact.

 

Key Features of LASUED-DESD Entrepreneurship Competitions

 

Diverse Competitions: LASUED-DESD Entrepreneurship Competitions are designed to accommodate students at various educational levels, ranging from primary to senior secondary schools. This inclusivity ensures that students of all ages can participate, fostering their creative potential and entrepreneurial skills.

 

Innovation and Entrepreneurship: These competitions emphasize the importance of nurturing innovation, creativity, and entrepreneurship among students. Participants are encouraged to think outside the box, develop innovative solutions, and cultivate a business-oriented mindset, preparing them for future entrepreneurial endeavors.

 

Collaborative Effort: LASUED-DESD Entrepreneurship Competitions are the result of a collective effort involving educational institutions from across Lagos State. This collaborative approach ensures that a wealth of expertise and resources are available to empower the next generation of entrepreneurs. By working together, these competitions create a supportive and engaging environment for students to thrive and showcase their talents.

 

Benefits of LASUED-DESD Entrepreneurship Competitions

Empowerment: LASUED-DESD Entrepreneurship Competitions empower students to explore their creative potential, develop entrepreneurial skills, and shape their future. Through participation, students gain confidence and a sense of achievement, knowing they are prepared for future opportunities and challenges.

 

Skill Development: These competitions offer students the chance to develop practical, in-demand skills that will enrich their personal and professional lives. Whether it’s problem-solving, critical thinking, marketing, or financial planning, participants acquire valuable skills that are highly transferable.

 

Network and Collaboration: Connecting with like-minded individuals and educational institutions through these competitions fosters a supportive and collaborative learning environment. Students can share experiences, ideas, and knowledge, ultimately expanding their network and enhancing their effectiveness and impact as future entrepreneurs and leaders.

 

By joining the LASUED-DESD Entrepreneurship Competitions, students embark on a journey of growth and opportunity. They equip themselves with the skills and mindset needed to thrive in an ever-evolving world, becoming catalysts for positive change in their communities and beyond.

LASUED ENTERPRISE CREATION AND LEADERSHIP (ECL) PROGRAM

Explore the path to dynamic leadership in the business world and turn your entrepreneurial aspirations into reality. Our program is designed for LASUED undergraduates and graduates from other Nigerian institutions. This Senate-approved program is the flagship of entrepreneurship education at our university.

LASUED ECL Program offers mandatory inclusion for undergraduates and an executive version for graduates, providing entrepreneurial expertise, leadership development, practical experience, networking, and a prestigious education for future business success.

 

Key Features of the LASUED ECL Program

Mandatory for Undergraduates: The ECL program is an integral part of the curriculum for all LASUED undergraduate students, ensuring that essential entrepreneurial skills, innovation, and leadership are cultivated from the beginning of their educational journey.

 

Executive Version for Graduates: Graduates from other Nigerian higher institutions can also participate in the executive version of the ECL program, providing them with an opportunity to enhance their entrepreneurial skills and leadership capabilities.

 

Benefits of the LASUED ECL Program

 

Entrepreneurial Expertise: Enrolling in the LASUED ECL Program equips you with the knowledge and skills necessary to launch and successfully manage businesses. This practical education prepares you for real-world entrepreneurship.

 

Leadership Development: The program focuses on cultivating your leadership abilities, ensuring you are well-prepared to lead in a dynamic business environment.

 

Hands-On Experience: Practical activities and real-world projects are integral components of the program, allowing you to apply what you learn in a practical context.

 

Networking Opportunities: You gain access to a diverse network of fellow students, entrepreneurs, and industry professionals, expanding your business connections and learning from experienced individuals in the field.

 

Flagship Program: LASUED’s ECL Program is the flagship program for entrepreneurship education at the university, guaranteeing that you receive a top-notch education that is recognized and respected.

Join the LASUED Enterprise Creation and Leadership (ECL) Program, and embark on a journey of innovation and entrepreneurship.

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