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Enterprise and Entrepreneurship


This unique programme is delivered by the International Centre for Transformational Entrepreneurship (ICTE) at Coventry University.

With creativity and innovation at its heart, this is a programme for entrepreneurs - or potential entrepreneurs - of all ages and backgrounds, who want to create a new venture and to learn new skills.

Being enterprising is about solving problems, and, during this course, students will work in a team to solve a real problem and, following the ethos of ‘learning by doing’, will learn the skills to create a new venture.  Creating a new venture can embrace different types of entrepreneurship (commercial, social, green, digital), which can add value in range of ways; it is up to each team to decide.

During the course, students will get the chance to gain real knowledge and practical expertise to support their new venture start-up. Students will benefit from gaining a better understanding of their own enterprise and entrepreneurial skills and will learn how to contribute effectively to a team.

Students will gain practical experience in initiating, implementing and pitching a new venture to experts and entrepreneur, as well as developing business management expertise.

Students will work in a group, but will also have the chance to work on their own ideas, with support from exerts and mentors. This course also supports students who have already started their companies but who wish to further improve their business.


Course Details 

Tuition Fee

£2,395 (includes: course + course materials + accommodation)

Arrival Date

17th June 2018

When

17th June - 8th July 2018

Language

English

Location

Coventry University main campus, Coventry

Credits

10 UK / 3 US / 5 ECTS

Please note:  The prices listed relate only to applications made directly to the University and that the fees for applications made via agents or other third parties may be higher.


Entry Requirements 

As the programme is delivered in English, you will require a good level of English speaking, reading and writing skills. You must also be aged 18 or above.


Visa Requirements 

Please note we are unable to provide flights or visas. You will be responsible for ensuring that these arrangements are made before the course starts.

Due to changes in visa requirements, visas may take slightly longer than anticipated so ensure that sufficient time is allowed to apply. Visa advice can be obtained through the UK government website.

 


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