Minor in Entrepreneurship

Course Overview

The Minor in Entrepreneurship (MiE) programme equips students with fundamental entrepreneurship competency, business acumen and stamina to build and grow businesses. With an open mindset, students will be enriched to bring innovative ideas into actualisation and be inspired to become venturesome and more resilient in this ever-changing world.

 

Course Duration

6 months - 1 year

Course Mode

Full-time

Course Intake

MiE Batch 61 (AY2022 Semester 1 December Vacation)

 

Course Details

The MiE constitutes a total of 15 Academic Units (AU). To achieve a MiE, students must pass all five modules, which will take a year to complete. 

     

Course Highlights

This module aims to provide a fundamental understanding of the entrepreneurial process, how entrepreneurs start and implement their business ideas and to instil an entrepreneurial mindset in students.

For more details, please download the full module outline here.

This module focuses on the start-up formation processes, such as securing proper venture financing to ringfence intellectual property intangibles, undertaking product developments, talent acquisitions, market expansion and a viable exit strategy for all stakeholders. This module will clarify key financial concepts, accounting principles and market practices that will better equip aspiring entrepreneurs to secure funding for their new ventures.

For more details, please download the full module outline here.

This module aims to equip students with skills to apply theoretical concepts of strategy and organisation design through case studies in the context of growing enterprises, and covers the key elements that propel scaling up, as well as factors that impede growth.

For more details, please download the full module outline here.
This module provides a holistic understanding towards the management of a company, from the start-up phase to growth and expansion, and deepens analytical skills in achieving the company’s objectives and strategies.

For more details, please download the full course outline here.

There are two parts to this module.

PART A: This module allows students to learn the importance of opportunity recognition and creation, and to learn how to evaluate new venture concepts. This module is a continuation of earlier modules students covered in MiE and SMiE. Students will be exposed to the ups and downs that start-ups face and the challenges of operating new business ventures. They will appreciate and learn from the lessons of under-performing or ‘turn-around’ companies.

PART B: The objectives of the module are to cultivate a proactive mindset in students, to tap on the entrepreneurial ecosystem in Singapore through meeting and mingling with venture capitalists, entrepreneurs, business leaders, angel investors, government officers, and intellectual property lawyers. The module will provide opportunities for forums and discussions, where students get to explore and test potential business ideas with like-minded people. In addition, students will understand the importance of networking and professionalism at work.

For more details, please download the full course outline here.

 

Course Schedule

MiE Batch 61 commences in December 2022.

You may refer to the course schedule here.

 

Admission Info

You are eligible to apply for the programme if you are:
  • An NTU undergraduate, regardless of discipline of study
  • Responsible and committed to see through the completion of the programme
You are not eligible to apply for the programme if you:
  • Will graduate before the programme completion
  • Class exercises
  • Case-study analysis
  • Team projects
  • Presentations
  • Reports
  • Written examination (For ET5132 only)
Application Window: September - November 2022
1. How many AU can I clear for Minor in Entrepreneurship(MiE) Programme?
The MiE Programme comprises a total of 15 Academic Units (AU), and takes about one academic year to complete. Students must pass all five modules in order to obtain the Minor in Entrepreneurship. 

2. Do I need to pay school fees for taking the MiE Programme during Special Terms?
No additional school fees will be charged for taking up the MiE programme.

3. Can I apply for MiE if I will be on Industrial Attachment or the equivalent for the final module, Business Venture Implementation?
Yes. Classes are conducted on Saturdays for this final module, Business Venture Implementation.

4. Can I exercise S/U option on the MiE modules?
The S/U option does not apply to courses that count towards the requirements for the minor programme.

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