You must have thought about leaving all your studies and start your own business or become an entrepreneur, or you may have wanted to leave your college because they aren’t supportive to your Business Ideas. But you stopped because you must have thought that you will not have a graduation degree and so there will be no backup of Jobs after your business fails. Now you are at the right place! I have listed below a few institutions who have started supporting young entrepreneurs and come up with graduation programmes which make you a successful entrepreneur at the end of your graduation.
Global Centre for Entrepreneurship and Commerce (GCEC), Jaipur
GCEC is a constituent body of Vivekananda Global University, established in 2017 with a vision of modernizing the Indian Education System of learning. It aims to develop powerful young entrepreneurs who can innovate and solve problems with their new and intelligent mind-sets. The institute focuses more on Practical Learning than theoretical learning.
It has launched B.Com (Hons) in Entrepreneurship which is introduced for young aspirants who wish to become an entrepreneur or build their own Startup. It brings together all the essential things needed to start a business and providing those resources to all the students.
India’s first ever graduation course in Entrepreneurship.
Case study based learning by which students will learn from real start-ups around the globe and interpret their mistakes and strengths.
Guest lectures by Startup founders, enablers, Investors, and Entrepreneurs who give real insights about the real world and teach through their experiences and real-life stories.
Mentoring team with the experience of consulting 1000+ start-ups and have an experience of 20+ years in the start-up community.
Partnerships with Ecosystem partners and Incubation Centres which give students a platform to pitch their ideas to investors or venture capitalists.
Course structure is divided in Practical Training, Classroom projects and they are allotted 40% marks. Final Exams are allotted 20% is allotted to Final Exams. Mandatory Practical Training throughout the duration of the course.
Some of the many subjects taught by Industry experts are Financial Modelling, Business Model Canvasing, Business Planning, Financial Management.
Active Participation in Startup Competitions, Seminars and Conferences. Network of more than 30+ start-ups providing internships and valuable resources to our students.
JK Lakshmipat University (JKLU), Jaipur
Established in year 2011, JKLU with the vision of providing students with complete learning and to produce promising young aspirants. With this vision JKLU started B.Com (Hons) in Entrepreneurship in 2017 with a different course structure. The course is based on case study learning and realistic projects given in classrooms.
125-year old JK organization supports JKLU, and invests its valuable resources in providing the best experience and resources to the students.
It has collaboration with 5 International universities giving students a chance to get knowledge and exposure from a global perspective.
It has Academic collaborations with 13 industry bodies that means students can work in a real industry environment with real tools and learn from Industry experts.
Till now, JKLU has nurtured 4 start-ups in its Innovation and Incubation Centre and more are in the making.
This course also lays emphasis on Quantitative analysis and accounting skills.
It provides two months of Industry Internship mandatory for students.
Active participation in seminars, conferences and workshops.
Eligibility – Minimum score of 50% in 12th Boards.
Fees – 89,000 INR per annum
Duration – 3 years
You need to decide a college on these basis, what exposure the college is providing, the design of course. Will you be able to establish an understanding of how to start or build your own business. And that they provide Practical Experience related to Entrepreneurship or not.