Business development in Nigeria

Business development in Nigeria

Business development in Nigeria is stimulated by the courses designed by VC4A. We provide these business courses because we believe entrepreneurship is a key driver for development.


Thousands of Nigerian startup founders have already joined and use our platform to get access to knowledge, mentorship, markets and business opportunities and connect to investors. One of our main activities is setting up free online courses for starting entrepreneurs.

The buildup of our business academy

We have created the right tools and insights to accelerate business development in Nigeria. Our academy provides different courses each focusing on a specific subject. The 4 parts that you can follow are:

  1. Start your business
  2. Grow your business
  3. Finance your business
  4. Your legal business

You can only enrol in the course that you’re most interested in or complete all courses. By finishing the entire course, you receive a certificate of completion.

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Free business courses for startup founders

start a business online course

Start your business

The ‘Start your business’ course is aimed at founders who are in the phase of developing ideas and testing … More

Growing a business online course

Grow your business

The course on ‘Grow your business’ is for startup founders who are looking to scale their operations when t… More

Finance your business

The ‘Finance your business’ course is aimed at entrepreneurs who are looking to raise external capita… More

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Business development courses in Nigeria: we offer diverse study material

In the business development courses in Nigeria, you receive tailored theoretical introductions to concepts which are designed to give insights on starting and growing your business. Videos with practical advice from local experts complete your knowledge on a set of concepts and skills. At the end of each chapter, you take a short test to assess the progress you have made. To help you grasp concepts and provide you with lasting valuable information, there are many free downloads with useful templates and documents.

Many participants of our business development course in Nigeria already benefited from the knowledge and we provide every entrepreneur with equal access to a wide range of learning opportunities. Read the testimonials to get inspired. Also, take a look at the ventures in Nigeria that already make use of our platform.

Our free online business courses with qualifications

Our free online business development courses come with qualifications that will be of added value to your resume. When completed, you will know all about setting up a successful business in Nigeria.

Get started with our free online business development course and explore market opportunities in the Nigerian startup environment.