SR Engineering College in collaboration with University of Massachusetts, Lowell (UMass Lowell), USA is inviting applications for Global Entrepreneurship Exchange (GE2) from students to attend 2-week class on Global Entrepreneurship and Innovation at SR Engineering College (SREC), Warangal, India
The Course is designed to help students understand the importance of entrepreneurship and innovation in today's global economy and to cultivate an entrepreneurial mind-set, will work in inter-disciplinary, multi-cultural environments exploring problem solving techniques, opportunities identification, business concept development and venture planning using standard business model framework and bringing ideas to reality.
The Course will require students to work on real life technological projects and evaluate their commercialization potentials and opportunities. These projects will be sourced from a number of sources, including start-up ventures, students’ own ideas and other sources. Students will be required to explore opportunities on a global basis, thus will require to apply their own national/regional knowledge. Any venture is built on knowledge in multiple business areas such as engineering, marketing, operations, finance, etc.
The class will consist of about 50% working on real life projects and rest will be specific topic discussions, case studies, exercises, guest entrepreneurs and field visits. Each project team will be of 5 participants with a balance between discipline, nationality and academic level.
A Certificate will be awarded upon the completion of the workshop.
Essentials of Innovation and Entrepreneurship
Business Model Generation
Customer Discovery and development
Team Building and Leadership
Financing New ventures
These topics are discussed and moderated by practitioners and academic scholars from UMass Lowell, USA
The Field Visits will include visits to technology companies and visits to incubators
Accommodations and Travels
Participants can opt to stay in campus guest house, fully equipped with all amenities. Accommodations will be made keeping in mind multi-cultural, multi-disciplinary intent of the program, that is, mix different regions and disciplines. This will offer an enriching experience beyond the class room.
The participants will have an opportunity to explore Warangal, Hyderabad and surrounding historical and cultural areas during the weekends
Rs. 2000 per participant (which includes local transportation and weekend events & activities)
Rs. 7000 per participant (which includes accommodation, meals, local transportation and weekend events & activities)
Click here to apply for the program. Session will have no more than 60 participants. Apply now!