New Venture Creation and Entrepreneurship

Examining the impact of new ventures

The creation of new ventures is of central importance to economies around the world. New ventures include start-ups but also new activities by corporate firms, the further development or take-over of existing firms, and university spin-offs. This course examines the economic, social and ecological aspects of new ventures using a sustainable entrepreneurship approach. It is offered by the Amsterdam Center for Entrepreneurship, a joint institute of the University of Amsterdam and VU University Amsterdam. VU University Amsterdam is responsible for the content and organisation of the course, as well as practical matters such as housing.

Course details:

  • Academic director: Prof. Enno Masurel
  • Academic level: advanced Bachelor’s students
  • Course dates: 22 July- 5 August 2017
  • Location: Amsterdam (VU University Amsterdam)
  • Tuition fee: 1000 euro

3 ECTS, 2 weeks
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Published by  UvA Summer School

VU University Amsterdam