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Enterprise and Entrepreneurship

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

With creativity and innovation at its heart, this is a programme for potential entrepreneurs of all ages and backgrounds, who want to start, develop or grow a business and strengthen their existing skills. This course embraces the concept of ‘learning by doing’ and provides an inspiring experience in a stimulating environment, whilst giving participants the chance to gain real knowledge and practical expertise to support their business start-up or business growth aspirations.

Our participants will benefit from:

  • practical experience of setting up and running a business, as well as being able to develop their business management expertise;
  • a focus on real business experiences and visits to a wide range of businesses organisations;
  • teaching staff who combine academic and business management expertise 

This 10 credit programme is concentrated on entrepreneurship with a focus on business start-up, especially targeted towards creative students. The programme includes a variety of entrepreneurship theory, technology and practical, offering a broad and flexible range in order to remain current and address contemporary issues. 

Our participants will work in a group study and the students will be able to focus on their own goals. The programme might also support participants who have already started their businesses with the aim of professionalising and innovating their established businesses.

Course Details 

Tuition Fee

£2,395 (includes course, course materials and accommodation)

Credits Available

10 UK credits (equivalent to 3 US credits and 5 ECTS credits)

Arrival Date

18th June 2017


18th June 2017 - 9th July 2017




Coventry University main campus, Coventry

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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