Application Portal for DBN Entrepreneurship Training Programme

Step 1 – Check Your Eligibility

Check that you are qualified to apply. See the section on 'Who Can Apply' below. 

Step 2 – Register

Click on the Start Application tab to register

You will receive a confirmation email from Development Bank of Nigeria Entrepreneurship Program with all the details you will need to log in. 

Step 3 – Complete Application

Once you have successfully registered, log in and start the application. To return to your application, click the "Save And Continue" button (at the bottom of any stage) and come back to it at any time. Once you are done with your application, click on the "Submit" button at the end of the form to send it to us. You can submit only ONE application. 

Step 4 – Keep Informed

Constantly check the Development Bank of Nigeria Entrepreneurship Program 'News and Update' tab for regular updates. 

Who Can Apply?

To be eligible for the program you must satisfy the following criteria: 

  • The applicant must be a Nigerian
  • The applicant must be 18 years and above
  • The applicant must have a viable business that is registered and operated in Nigeria
  • The applicant’s business must be for profit from any sector
  • The applicant must have not accessed any loan 
  • The applicant must possess a minimum educational qualification of Ordinary National Diploma (OND)
  • The Applicant must be able to carry out the application process online
  • The Applicant must be available to commit to the training schedule once accepted


Sorry, Application for DBN Entrepreneurship Training Programme is Closed!




Application opens

June 24, 2019

Application ends

July 8, 2019

Notification of successful applicants

July 17 – 19, 2019

Capacity building  

July 29 – September 11, 2019

Advisory services I

September 12 - 13, 2019

Advisory session II

February 5 - 6, 2020


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