The University of the Western Cape has a rich history of growing and developing leaders that have had significant impact  in the political and economic development of South Africa

Similarly the Centre for Entrepreneurship and Innovation (CEI) works to generate the same successful outcomes in the areas of entrepreneurship training, innovation and small business development.


Campus & Students

Highlight the successes of UWC more prominently with respect to current and future entrepreneurship-related activities.

SMME Suppliers

Fulfill a co-ordinating role for the current and new entrepreneurship related activities at UWC and external stakeholders.


Fundraise and develop a long-term sustainable financial model for the Centre by developing projects in entrepreneurship.


Catalyst for Change

CEI is playing an influential role in stimulating entrepreneurial and innovative thinking in its work within UWC, with students and the SMME community across the Western Cape Province.
Student Programmes SMMEs Programmes

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Contact Us

Physical Address:

Centre for Entrepreneurship and Innovation
University of the Western Cape,
Robert Sobukwe Road,
Bellville, 7535,
Republic of South Africa

Postal Address:

Private Bag X17
South Africa

Contact Details:

Tel: 021 959 9549
E-mail: wmehl@uwc.ac.za