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College to train 50 participants at international global fellowship programme By Eniola Daniel

The London School of Social Enterprise and Sustainable Economics (LSSE) and Frisby College in the United Kingdom have announced the commencement of admission to select 50 best participants for its 2022 Global Fellowship for Social Entrepreneurs across all Commonwealth nations as well as other parts of the world.

The Global Fellowship is a nine-month intensive alternative MBA programme offered to give opportunity to participants across the world to interact in international academics and competitive work placements for practical learning.

The study, according to the institutions, is segmented into first three months of intensive lecture sessions and another six months, where participants will garner industry experiences on work placement.

The Global Fellowship will kick-off on February 10, 2022 in Sheffield, United Kingdom, with one month fulltime classroom lectures, seven weeks virtual workshops and leadership training programmes that will be presented by renowned academics.

The organisers also disclosed that the closing part of the programme would be held in the last one week with social and academics activities, which include award night.

The programme is an avenue to take part in an international academic platform and work placements with non-governmental organisations; for-profit and non-profit businesses; and social venture capital firms across UK.

The Global Fellowship is an inclusive and equality institution where participants of age 18 and above will gain experience in the fields of social enterprise, entrepreneurship, and innovation through which they can hone their skills and gain access to top industry professionals and establishments.

Besides, the work placement will offer participants among other benefits, the opportunity to trying out a particular job role and exploring career options in entrepreneurship, innovation, and social enterprise; making industry contacts and building network as well as developing transferrable skills such as teamwork, communication and organization.

The organisers therefore encouraged suitable graduates, entrepreneur or anyone with proven passion and willingness for social enterprise, entrepreneurship or innovation to register for the oncoming 2022 Global Fellowship.