Mawji Centre for New Venture and Student Entrepreneurship

The Mawji Centre is NAIT's vibrant on-campus community dedicated to inspiring your entrepreneurial mindset through mentorship, guest speakers, competitions, workshops, networking, and programming.

NAIT's vibrant on-campus community dedicated to inspiring your entrepreneurial mindset.

We harness your inner talent & challenge you to express new ideas, think creatively and experiment with confidence outside the classroom. As the next generation of creators and trailblazers, we challenge you to BE CURIOUS and start your entrepreneurial journey here. Sign-up for events, get advice, enter our competitions, use our co-working space or apply to be part of our free Entrepreneurship Blue Book Program. It's FREE for all NAIT students.

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Upcoming Events

The NAIT community is a hotbed of successful entrepreneurs with amazing stories and experience. Join our events to ignite your thinking.

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Tune into Let's Do Coffee where we interview local entrepreneurs, either student or alumni, about their ventures into entrepreneurship.

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Missed an event? Plug into the Mawji Centre YouTube channel and watch the highlights from our line-up of guest speakers and local entrepreneurs.

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Fuel your entrepreneurial mindset with amazing stories. The Mawji Centre Instagram is a hub of curated content for the student entrepreneur.

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Be Inspired

Curious President Podcast Ep. 5: NAIT helps a grad's business take flight

International shipper Fly and Fetch got its wings with help from the Mawji Centre

Taking flight: Is Fly and Fetch the next major shared-economy disruptor?

Grad entrepreneurs aspire to great heights with shipping startup

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How a Gen Z inventor hopes to help save Earth

NAIT student Jonathan Mui looks to the microgreen revolution for answers.

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NAIT launches entrepreneur-in-residence program for students

Two local business owners bring insight and experience to burgeoning startups.

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NAIT Students

NAIT Students

Plug into our valuable network of students, alumni entrepreneurs and business leaders. Sometimes, the right introduction is all you need. Visit, email or join our Moodle site.

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Business, Alumni and Community

Business, Alumni and Community

As a hub for interdisciplinary learning, new ideas and experimentation, we rely on the community to shape the next generation of innovators who propel business and industry forward. Get involved by sharing your expertise as a mentor, speaker, or simply be curious with us at our events.

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