• Institute of
    The Institute is a national non-governmental professional body
    set up to advocate, support and strengthen entrepreneurship and
    entrepreneurs' development.
  • Entrepreneurship
    Education at
    IOE is strategically dedicated to entrepreneurship education and
    to deliver up-to date counseling, training, research and technical
    assistance in all aspects of small business management.
  • IOE embraces all professionals like accountants, lawyers, publishers, consultants, artisans and any other.
    Membership Opportunities

Welcome to Institute of Entrepreneurs, Nigeria


The institute was established and registered on May 21 in Lagos with corporate affairs commission. Due to its impactful activities locally and internationally, the institute was upgraded and incorporated as a limited by Guarantee Company like other professional bodies.


To be a leading knowledge and professionalism source to SME/Owner managers, Micro Finance and Educational Institutions as Well as other stakeholders taking entrepreneurship and wealth creation as priorities.


To accelerate entrepreneurship education at all levels of human life through consistent development and sustenance of structure, processes, procedures, standards, ethics and career expos that will lead to Wealth creation and self reliance through a new crop of knowledge-driven SME Owner/managers.

IOE Membership Opportunities
No other time than now does Nigeria need a revitalized institutional framework for the development of entrepreneurial and basic business skills that will turn out emerging entrepreneurs and dynamic Owner/managers as quickly as possible hence our choice to be the tool as well as the platform for established, startup and upcoming entrepreneurs. Join us today.

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Entrepreneurship Programmes

  • " The Institute is equipped to school and assess anyone who determines to undergo a study in entrepreneurship and business skills for various levels of our membership. "
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Training & Workshop

  • " For aspiring and existing entrepreneurs, the institute runs continually, a Work improvement training programme facilitated by experienced entrepreneurs "
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Counseling Services

  • " Consultancy services are provided to help entrepreneur and leaders in SME organization define, communicate and make positive transformation with mindful change "
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