"C'est du délire ! Il est temps que ça change."
Astria Fataki, Présidente et Fondatrice d'Energy Generation

Le saviez-vous ? 

Aujourd'hui, plus de 600 millions de personnes n'ont pas accès à l'énergie en Afrique, 1 personne sur 5 souffre encore de la faim, l'espérance de vie en Afrique est 14 années plus courte que la moyenne mondiale et 51% des jeunes au chômage à travers le monde sont africains.
 

C'EST DU DÉLIRE ! Il est temps que ça change.

 

Derrière chaque défi se cache une opportunité, alors prenons notre destin en main !

Tu rêves de créer ton propre emploi tout en participant au développement de ton pays ?


La Business & Energy School forme les leaders de l'Afrique de demain dans les domaines de l'énergie, de l'innovation technologique et de l'entrepreneuriat.

DEVIENS ENTREPRENEUR.E du secteur de l'ÉNERGIE grâce à notre programme 3 en 1 unique en Afrique

1

INNOVATION


Tu vas pouvoir te familiariser avec le développement de solutions techniques et technologiques au sein de notre makerspace et créer ton propre produit.

Notre programme unique, basé sur la théorie du Design Thinking du MIT, va te permettre de développer ton "Minimum Viable Product" d’un point de vue technique (prototype) et commercial (business model).

2

INCUBATION


On t'accompagne pas à pas dans la création de ta start-up dans le secteur de l'énergie, de la santé ou de l'agribusiness, de l'idée jusqu'au lancement de ton produit sur le marché.

De plus, en nous rejoignant tu bénéficies d'une opportunité d'obtenir un financement conçu spécifiquement pour accompagner l'amorçage et la commercialisation à grande échelle de ton projet à travers l'Energy Generation Seed Fund.

3

FORMATION


En parallèle, tu prépares un diplôme international délivré à distance par Ascencia Business School, membre du Collège de Paris.

Ce programme de formation innovant te permet d'acquérir 
de solides connaissances en gestion d'entreprise et gestion de projet.

La Business & Energy School vous forme pour entreprendre dans le domaine des énergies renouvelables en Afrique

Quel que soit votre niveau d'études, la Business & Energy School vous propose un programme de formation adapté et conçu pour vous accompagner dans la création de votre entreprise.

 

Nos programmes sont dispensés en français sur notre campus à Lomé, Togo et en anglais sur notre campus à Accra, Ghana.

BACHELOR

III

Intitulé de la certification :

Responsable opérationnel en gestion d'entreprise (1)

MBA

Intitulé de la certification :


 

Management

 

et Stratégie d'Entreprise (2)

(1) Certification enregistrée au Répertoire National des Certifications Professionnelles (RNCP) par Arrêté du 23 février 2017 au Journal Officiel du 03 mars 2017

(2) Certification enregistrée au Répertoire National des Certifications Professionnelles (RNCP) par Arrêté du 07 juillet 2017 au Journal Officiel du 19 juillet 2017

Une formation pratique et professionnalisante

Chaque année, Energy Generation a l'honneur de recevoir des professeurs et des formateurs expérimentés mais aussi des intervenants venant des entreprises leaders mondiales du secteur de l’énergie telles que ENGIE, Schneider Electric ou encore EDF.  
 

Passionnés par la problématique de la tradition énergétique en Afrique, l'entreprenariat et l'innovation et grâce à leur volonté de transmettre leur savoir, ils garantissent à notre École un corps enseignant de niveau international, à même de former les leaders de l’Afrique de demain.

Aussi bien à travers des cours magistraux que les travaux pratiques et dirigés, sans oublier l’accompagnement personnalisé pour le développement de votre solution technique, notre équipe pédagogique sera omniprésente pour vous accompagner tout au long de votre parcours et sur tous les aspects de votre projet.

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Nos Intervenant.e.s

Postulez à la Business & Energy School !

Notre ambition est d'offrir une formation d'excellence aux esprits les plus brillants et innovants à travers le continent souhaitant avoir un impact positif sur le développement de l'Afrique.

Notre processus de sélection est donc particulièrement exigeant. Bien que les parcours académique et professionnel soient considérés, nous prêtons une attention particulière à la personnalité

et la motivation des candidats.

1.

Pré-inscription

Apprenons à nous connaitre !
 

Remplissez le formulaire de pré-inscription pour recevoir plus d'informations sur le programme qui vous convient.

2.

Candidature

Le dossier de candidature est composé de :

1. Votre Curriculum Vitae
 

2. Une copie de votre dernier diplôme obtenu et vos derniers relevés de notes
 

3. Les informations d’une personne pouvant faire recommendation vous concernant
 

4. De courts essais de réflexion

3.

Sélection

Après étude des dossiers de candidature, les candidats pré-sélectionnés seront invités pour une seconde phase de sélection au cours de laquelle ils devront :

1. Réaliser une courte
 video de présentation

2. Passer 
un test de logique 

en ligne

4.

Inscription

Les candidats sélectionnés à l'issue de ce processus de sélection seront invités à compléter les procédures d'inscription.

La prochaine promotion
débutera en 


Janvier 2022

Campus de Lomé FAQ

Our Training Programs

What is the duration of the program?


All training courses last 2 years. Each course is composed of 62 training modules on four themes: Knowledge, Know-How, Product and Enterprise. To find out about the details of the training courses offered, click on the following links:




Does the program offer alternating semesters for internships?


No, but you will have the opportunity to do a 4-month internship during your two-year course of study.




What diploma will I receive at the end of my training?


  • Bachelor II - Manager of Sales Administration and Business Relationship Management
    At the end of these two years, and subject to validation of all academic requirements, you will obtain the equivalent of a Bachelor II degree in Sales Administration and Commercial Relationship Management.

    This certification is registered in the National Register of Professional Certifications (RNCP) by Decree of 23 February 2017 in the Official Journal of 03 March 2017.
  • Bachelor III - Operational manager in business management
    At the end of these two years, and subject to validation of all academic requirements, you will obtain the equivalent of a Bachelor III degree in operational business management.

    This certification is registered in the National Register of Professional Certifications (RNCP) by Decree of 23 February 2017 in the Official Journal of 03 March 2017.
  • MBA - Business Unit Manager
    At the end of these two years, and subject to validation of all academic requirements, you will obtain the equivalent of an MBA degree in Business Unit Management.

    This certification is registered in the National Register of Professional Certifications (RNCP) by Decree of 07 July 2017 in the Official Journal of 19 July 2017.




What are the career prospects?


As much as we train students to become entrepreneurs. The Business & Energy School graduates also have numerous career options in the growing energy sector in business operations, sales and management.




What are the differences between certifications and degrees offered?


The Advanced Professional Diploma is accessible after a high school degree minimum. The Bachelor Program is accessible after a high school diploma or one year post secondary diploma minimum. The MBA is accessible after a bachelor’s degree or a three year post secondary diploma.




Do you offer online studies?


We do not offer online studies at the moment. However, this mode of learning is being developed in addition to our existing learning methods.




Can I enroll part-time in any of the programs?


All programs are taught full-time except for the MBA. The MBA class sessions are organized in the evenings and on weekends convenient for working professionals who wish to enroll.




Who will be teaching my courses?


As a student at the BE School you will be taught by an international level teaching staff. Each year Energy Generation welcomes experienced professors, trainers and external professional speakers from leading global energy companies supporting our mission such as ENGIE, Schneider Electric and EDF.




How is learning organized?


Our programs have been carefully designed to provide excellent training based on four main themes namely; Knowledge, Soft-skills, Product and Business. The two-year training is divided into 80 different modules specific to each week and a 4 month internship during the last semester.

  • Knowledge and Know-how modules:
The Knowledge Weeks focus on the tools needed for entrepreneurship in the energy sector. These skills will be useful to support the development and management of start-ups in the energy sector: company management, purchasing management, social relations management, technical issues related to energy, strategic marketing, economic concepts and news, business law, accounting and financial management.

The weeks dedicated to KnowHow will refine personal development, creativity, oral and written communication techniques, public speaking, time and stress management, negotiation techniques, commercial techniques as well as personal development.
  • Product and Company oriented modules:
The weeks devoted to the Entrepreneurial Project will be dedicated to the development of the startup and its business model: open innovation, business model canvas, design thinking, business games, collaborative tool management, and experimental approach. The weeks devoted to the technical project will be dedicated to mastering the technical challenges and developing the technical product: technical design, introduction to coding, prototyping, performance and continuous improvement of systems, technical plans and industrialization processes, product life cycle & eco-design.




Why should I choose the Business & Energy School Programs?


Our programs have been specially designed based on MIT’s Design Thinking Approach centered on entrepreneurship in the energy sector. We offer a pre-incubation program that gives students the opportunity to create a minimum viable product (MVP) and the technical support needed to develop a prototype for production. Qualified projects could also receive seed-funding to start-up. Our intensive courses and modules are developed in partnership with the Ascencia Business School, a member of College de Paris giving you an internationally recognized diploma and the possibility to further your studies at the College de Paris in France and/or join the corporate world in strategic positions as a business leader or project manager in the renewable energy sector.





Application and Selection of candidates

How do I apply to the Businnes & Energy School?


To apply to the Business & Energy School, you must pre-register by clicking on the following link:
https://www. energy-generation. org/business-energy-school-en




What documents are required to complete your application file?


To complete your registration form, you must provide the following documents:

  • A copy of the last diploma obtained
  • A copy of the last transcript received
  • Your Curriculum Vitae
  • Information details of a person willing to support your application
  • Candidates will also have to answer short reflective essays reflection essays For Phase 2 application, applicants will: Complete a self-assessment of entrepreneurial skills Complete a logic test Make a 3-minute presentation video




Who can apply for the BE School Programs?


All self-motivated individuals interested in pursuing education in business and energy and have obtained at least a high-school diploma are invited to apply. We are also very interested in innovative entrepreneurs in the energy sector who need both theoretical and technical training to implement their business projects.




When can I apply?


Applications are open by the first quarter of each year prior to the start of the academic year in October for both campuses in Lome and Accra. Applications for October 2020 are open until August 31, 2020.




I am interested in two different programs, can I apply for both?


No, applicants can apply for only one program at a time for the upcoming academic year.




Who should write a letter of recommendation?


Recommenders should be academic professors or professional supervisors or colleagues who know you well and can concretely testify of your abilities and character.




Do I need to take a language proficiency test?


Prospective students are not required to provide language test results. Your language ability would be tested during your application via the video presentation, that is if you are not originally from an English or French-speaking country. However if you have previously taken a language test do not hesitate to add it to your application.




I have submitted my online application, what happens next?


All applications are reviewed on a rolling basis. After successfully completing the application process, your application will be thoroughly assessed by the selection committee and you will receive the decision within a month from the submission date.




I have a question concerning my application, who do I contact?


All relevant question not provided in the FAQs should be directed to contact@energy-generation.org





Our Campus

What facilities do I have access to as a student?


Admitted students have unlimited access to all campus facilities as and when necessary including lecture rooms, workshops, common areas and IT resources. In view of this, students are entreated to handle all school property with maximum care and attention.




I am coming from another country, how do I find accommodation?


The Business & Energy School Accra campus does not provide accomodation facilities at the moment. It is the sole responsibility of prospective students to find their own accommodation. Luckily Accra has a wide range of student accommodation options due to its high student population. The Business & Energy School team is of course at your disposal to guide you and help you in the search for your future accommodation in Accra.





EnergyTech Lab

I have a project idea, what tools are made available to develop my prototype or product?


During your two years of training, you will have unlimited access to our makerspace, a state-of-the art manufacturing workshop. The workshop is open to all students and provides CNC tools and machine tools usually reserved for professionals. These tool will allow students to easily develop an elaborate and technologically innovative prototype. To do this, our makerspace is divided into different spaces: • an IT space • an electronics and assembly area • a training area • a machines area The machinery area will be equipped with the most recent equipment, recommended by the Fab Foundation, such as: • a 3D printer - Original Prusa i3 MK3 • a 3D scanner - Sense 2 Black Handheld • a laser cutter - Orion Motor Tech CO2 60W Other equipment will be added in the future.
Our teachers, trainers and interveners will be available to help you master the use of all these machines and exploit their full potential.