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Intake 1 (February), Intake 2 (May), Intake 3 (August), Intake 4 (November)
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If you are interested in creating your own business or working in a dynamic creative industry, then this course will help you gain the skills and knowledge to turn your creative ideas into a successful enterprise.

This Creative Entrepreneurship course is designed to equip students with the skills and knowledge needed to become successful entrepreneurs in the creative industries. The course provides students with an understanding of the principles of entrepreneurship and how to apply them to the creative sector.

Throughout the course, students will learn how to develop and pitch business ideas, identify market opportunities, create business plans, and secure funding. The course also covers essential topics such as financial management, accounting, marketing, project management, and intellectual property rights in the creative industries.

The course is delivered over a period of three years, with two semesters per academic year. The modules are designed to be hands-on and practical, with students encouraged to work on real-world projects that allow them to apply the theories and concepts learned in the classroom. Students will also have access to guest speakers and industry experts who will share their experiences and insights into the creative industries.

This degree program prepares students for careers in various industries such as fashion, design, art, music, film, and more.

Entry requirements

We are delighted that you are considering one of our courses at ICCA. To ensure that you meet the entry requirements, kindly take note of the following:

  1. Candidates must possess a minimum of five credits at the O’level, including Mathematics and English, which are compulsory subjects.

  2. In addition to meeting the academic requirements, candidates will be required to attend an admission interview. The interview will provide an opportunity for our admissions team to assess your suitability for the program and determine your potential for success in your chosen field.

  3. Candidates with at least five years of industry experience in their chosen field, will qualify for automatic placement into the second year of their chosen program. Such candidates must display exceptional talent, skills, and a substantial portfolio. Our admissions team will consider your experience, talent, and skills alongside your portfolio during the admission process.

We believe that the entry requirements for our courses will ensure that our students have the necessary skills, talent, and academic background to excel in their chosen fields. We look forward to receiving your application and welcoming you to our creative arts college in Lagos, Nigeria.

Course structure and modules

Year 1, Semester 1:

  • Introduction to Creative Entrepreneurship
  • Principles of Marketing
  • Accounting for Entrepreneurs
  • History of Creative Industries in Nigeria
  • Professional Development

Year 1, Semester 2:

  • Idea Generation and Creativity
  • Business Law and Ethics
  • Financial Management for Entrepreneurs
  • Intellectual Property Rights in the Creative Industries
  • Business Pitching and Presentation Skills


Year 2, Semester 1:

  • Market Research and Analysis
  • Project Management for Entrepreneurs
  • Digital Marketing
  • Funding and Investment for Startups
  • Social Entrepreneurship
  • Elective (Optional)

Year 2, Semester 2:

  • E-commerce and Online Business Models
  • Strategic Management
  • Innovation and Product Development
  • Business Plan Writing
  • Leadership and Team Management
  • Elective (Optional)


Year 3, Semester 1:

  • International Business and Exporting
  • Negotiation and Conflict Resolution
  • Branding and Public Relations
  • Entrepreneurial Mindset and Resilience
  • Managing Growth and Scaling Up

Year 3, Semester 2:

  • Entrepreneurial Finance
  • Entrepreneurial Consulting
  • Managing Intellectual Property Rights
  • Final Project in Creative Entrepreneurship
  • Business Incubation and Acceleration.

Note: The elective courses could be pulled from other disciplines such as, Digital Photography, Drama and Theatre Arts, Interior Design, Fashion Design or any other relevant course that the student may choose in consultation with their academic advisor.

How you study

At ICCA, we are committed to providing our students with the best possible learning experience. To achieve this, we offer a flexible approach to studying that combines in-person lectures with e-learning. This approach allows our students to balance their academic pursuits with other commitments and provides a learning environment that suits their individual needs.


€3,850 per academic academic year. 

Note: 70% of fees must be paid before commencement of intended program.

Career opportunities

Graduates of this program have a wide range of career opportunities available to them, including starting their own businesses, working for startups, and pursuing careers in the creative industries. They can work in roles such as creative director, marketing manager, product designer, business consultant, and social media manager. Graduates can also pursue advanced degrees in entrepreneurship, business administration, or related fields.