The Strathmore Entrepreneurship Development Centre endeavors to promote enterprise growth nationally, regionally and internationally by offering superior quality and affordable professional training and guidance to emerging and established entrepreneurs, by undertaking appropriate research in collaboration with industry. Training at the centre is based on high ethical principles which aim at producing entrepreneurs with high professional standards and integrity.

To achieve these objectives the centre seeks to:


  • Work together with industry to develop a suitable training curriculum for small and medium enterprises.
  • Continuously develop and support its teaching staff with advanced teaching techniques, ideas and knowledge so as to produce professionals who are able to meet new emerging industry challenges.
  • Support research into all aspects of entrepreneurship, together with the development and dissemination of new entrepreneurial skills.
  • Maintain a strong linkage with industry in the fields of enterprise research and development.
  • Produce socially responsible entrepreneurs of high integrity.




Aspire to be a world class centre promoting integration between capacity building, research and industry to promote enterprise growth in an atmosphere of high ethical and professional performance.

Our Accreditation Status

We are fully accredited with the NITA.

Our Team

We have employed a core team of exceptional individuals including, a Centre Director, a Business Development Manager, a Programmes Manager, a Programmes coordinator, and an office assistant. Furthermore, we draw on a wide array of professional associates and support personnel on an as-needed basis.

The Way We Structure and Deliver our programmes/courses

Our courses are tailored to client’s needs with a structure that is flexible and designed to match clients’ available time and budget.

Our Guiding Principles

We pursue the highest quality in all our training intervention by ensuring that our materials are relevant and meets current SMEs’ needs; our facilitators are experts in their field and experienced professionals drawn from both internal teaching staff and external consultants and our approach to leaning is both visionary and innovative.


Quality Statement

The objective of the Centre is to meet the needs of Small and Medium Enterprises through quality training, research and value added services. The centre will achieve its goals through professional delivery of its services and by undertaking best practice in the management, administration and function of its operation. The Centre aspires to provide a distinctive and innovative SME experience through high quality training and support of SME owner managers with high professional standards and integrity.


Contact Details

Madaraka Estate, Ole Sangale
P.O. Box 59857 00200
City Square, Nairobi, Kenya.
Tel.: (+254) (0)703-034000