Netherlands, Utrecht

The Entrepreneurial Side of Business

when 4 July 2016 - 29 July 2016
language English
duration 4 weeks
credits 8 ECTS
fee EUR 2150

More and more, companies are looking for people who not only understand their own academic discipline but also have a basic understanding of business and entrepreneurship. Strange? Not at all! All sorts of business start with an idea, be it in arts, communication, design, food, gaming, health care, life science, mobility... But in order to be viable some basic elements must be in place like (product) development, communication, management, persuasion, financing and also selling. This track comprises of four courses in which students learn about different aspects of business and entrepreneurship.

This special track consists of:

1. Entrepreneurship: Theory and Practice
2. Entrepreneurial Marketing
3. Social Entrepreneurship
4. Strategic Entrepreneurship

This four week track will get you up to date with some of the essentials. For more information on the separate courses please take a look at their respective course descriptions.

Course leader

Peter O. van der Meer

Target group

1. All students interested in business and entrepreneurship without a formal business degree or those wanting to find out more about it.
2. Also students who have learned about business but would like to broaden their horizon and see what role entrepreneurship plays in business.

The course is taught in English and interactive by nature. Therefore students are expected to have a good proficiency in oral and written communication.

Course aim

Next to the individual course aims, the full track offers students an insight in the developing fields of business and entrepreneurship.

Fee info

EUR 2150: Course + course materials + housing
EUR 1500: Course + course materials

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