The Center of Excellence in Micro-finance has been established at IMSciences to strengthen micro-finance sector through development of appropriate knowledge and skilled human resource that create conducive environment for effectiveness of micro-finance programs as a strategy for poverty alleviation. This new initiative in the discipline of Micro-finance has been set up with the purpose of addressing the huge capacity building gap that exists in this sector. It is expected to create a cadre of trained managers and leaders who will further lead the micro-finance movement.