Other Electives

Course Overview

NTU Entrepreneurship Academy (NTUpreneur) seeks to equip the Undergraduate students of NTU with the essential innovative and entrepreneurial mindset through the offering of the following electives:

ET5122 E-Startups and Social Media Strategies
ET5131 Venturing into Entrepreneurship
ET5132 New Venture Financing
ET5101 Deep Dive into Entrepreneurship*


Course Duration

Five teaching weeks
One and half semester*

Course Mode


Course Intake

AY2023 Semester One


Course Details

All electives are open to NTU Undergraduate students: Engineering, Science, Mathematics, Humanities, Communications, Arts Design, Accountancy and Business. Applicants should have the passion for entrepreneurship and the desire to make a meaningful difference to society.


Course Highlights

This module provides the essential knowledge on social media marketing, especially for start-ups. The concept of social commerce will be covered and various social media tools that start-ups may explore will be introduced. Participants will learn how to carry out strategic planning with social media.

For more details, please download the full module outline  here.
This module aims to provide a fundamental understanding of the entrepreneurial process, how entrepreneurs start and implement their business ideas and to instill in students an entrepreneurial mindset.

For more details, please download the full module outline here.
This module focuses on the startup formation process, in particular, securing proper venture financing to ringfence intellectual property intangibles, undertake product developments, talent acquisitions, market expansion and ultimately leading to 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.

A course in the series of Deeper Experiential Engagement Projects (DEEP), ET5101 Deep Drive into Entrepreneurship develops your awareness in the relevance of entrepreneurship and innovation beyond the classroom. The course makes use of projects initiated from interest-based or problem-driven activities. Learn from entrepreneurship faculty and be mentored by experienced entrepreneurs. The course will expose you to the entrepreneurial ecosystem and support networks at NTU.

You will be introduced to the fundamentals of entrepreneurship, innovation and new venture creation process. You will learn to generate ideas, identify opportunities, discover customer needs, design a product or service, and develop a relevant prototype and business model. This training will enable you to develop an entrepreneurial mindset and the practical skills, which are highly relevant to any entrepreneurship undertaking in the future.

At the end of the course, present and pitch your business plan at the Chua Thian Poh Entrepreneurship Education Venture Fund competition, and win up to S$30,000 in start-up grant.   

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

Course Schedule

Please download the latest course schedules below.

ET5122 Course Schedule here.
ET5131 Course Schedule here.
ET5132 Course Schedule here.
ET5101 Course Schedule here


Admission Info

  • Class exercises
  • Case-study analysis
  • Team projects
  • Presentations
  • Reports
  • Written examination (For ET5132 only)
  • Business Pitching (For ET5101 only)
Registration to be made via STARS during the Add/Drop Period.

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