Business Operations Unit (BOU)

BOU spearheads large-scale commercialization of products as well as services. BOU conducts exhaustive market studies, develops bankable business plans, and creates market niches for products and services as well as establishing synergies with industry.


  • Rapid Product Development through the Stage Gate Process
  • Financial and Marketing Analyses
  • Process Costing, Quality Systems & Statistical Process Control
  • Projects Management & Industrial Contract Management
  • Small and Medium Scale Enterprises Business Mentorship in Partnership with Technological Information Promotion System

Training Courses

Training Courses


  • Development of Business Plans (one day)
  • Executive Business Skills Development (3 days)
  • Credit Analysis & Risk Management (3 days)
  • Process Costing & Enterprise Diagnostics (2 days)
  • Essentials of Business Communication
  • Essentials of Marketing and Customer Service
  • The Stage Gate Process (one day)
  • Finance for Non-Finance Managers (2 days)
  • Commercialisation of Technologies (2 days)


For Further Information Contact:
The Director, BOU
Tel: + 263-4-860330-3 Fax: +263-4-860348

Project Highlights



SIRDC Foundry


SIRDC Training Courses