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 dynamic opportunities such as business mentorship, guest speakers, competitions, workshops and networking.

We harness your inner talent and 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.

Leading like a Boss

Join us at our free speaking engagement with Ray Muzyka, co-founder of EA Games giant, BioWare. He will discuss his journey leading a groundbreaking organization.

Find the Leader Within

with Karmen Masson

Jump into our extra-curricular program that will develop you as a leader, stand out from your peers, and make a difference at NAIT and in the community.

Upcoming Events

  • Oct 17
    Makerspace- an Orientation to the Resources Available to you and your Business
  • Oct 22
    Ray Muzyka, Co-Founder Bioware, on Leading like a Boss
  • Oct 25
    Don't be Spooked by Business Taxes: #beattheodds with a Tax Toolkit
  • Oct 27
    Be Fearless: Find the Leader Within Bootcamp and Series
  • Oct 29
    Marketing Matters – Marketing your Business in Today's Digital Landscape
  • Nov 02
    Leading Like a Boss, a Panel Discussion
  • Nov 05
    Money Talks - Tools to Streamline your Business with Jeremy Burke of Intuit


The NAIT community is a hotbed of successful entrepreneurs. Be inspired by their stories and learn from their experiences by tuning into the Mawji Centre podcast.

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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 and practical resources. The Mawji Centre Flipboard is our hub of curated content for the student entrepreneur.

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NAIT Students

NAIT Students

Want to stay connected and hear about upcoming events? Enrol in our Moodle site!

Interested in taking entrepreneurship and innovation courses?

Community Members

Become involved with the Mawji Centre and join our network of entrepreneurial students, alumni, and business leaders. Let’s work together to build the entrepreneur community!

Come Talk to Us!

The Mawji Centre for New Venture and Entrepreneurship CAT309A - Third floor of the Centre for Applied Technology

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Hours & Location

Monday - Thursday 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Friday 8:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
Saturday & Sunday Closed

Please note: we are closed on all statutory holidays and during winter break.