PAUSTI university seeks to go beyond its traditional role of providing education to incorporate research, innovation, commercialization of knowledge, and entrepreneurship in the private sector.
Financed by the African Development Bank (AfDB), The PAUSTI Centre of Excellence (PAUSTI CoE) is a state-of-the-art centre and innovation hub that seeks to promote and drive innovation, creativity, entrepreneurship and private sector linkages/responsiveness. It also seeks to accelerate the application of research and development, through technology and linkages with the private sector, to drive innovation and entrepreneurship on the continent.
The Center will engage academics, students, the private sector and researchers to enhance the applied research capability of the University.
iHub, founded in 2010, is a globally recognized organization that is deeply steeped in the local Technology innovation culture. iHub serves the tech community, by connecting organizations and people, building market-relevant solutions, and being ahead of the curve in innovation.