MBA Entrepreneurship Class Sparks More Bright Ideas

15% of EDHEC MBA graduates start their own companies and in recognition of the needs of both entrepreneurs and business executives, the EDHEC MBA provides an intensive 3-week course on Innovation Management, Entrepreneurship and New Business Venturing.

The MBA participants recently followed this module and learned about the two-step innovation process: Head in the clouds and then Feet on the ground and then created their own business ideas. The Entrepreneurship class involved a rigorous analysis of each project and its capacity to compete in a proposed market space. Teams whose ideas did not sufficiently answer the key business questions adapted their business models that could keep their businesses competitive. As the teams worked on their projects, they also had the opportunity to hear from seven visiting experts in various business spheres covering intellectual property to what investors look for in a business idea. The final class on New Business Venturing involved presenting their business plans to a seven-member panel of venture capitalists and business angels...

EDHEC boasts its own business incubator called "EYE", offering free start up advice for all EDHEC students and alumni and MBA participants are encouraged to use this service to move to the next stage of their business.

Find out more about the EDHEC MBA


EDHEC Business School was founded in 1906 and offers management education designed to meet the needs of today's companies. Each year 5000 managers and 6000 students are trained on its 5 campuses worldwide and the EDHEC Alumni Network boasts 23 500 members in over 107 countries. EDHEC constantly ranks among the top European business schools and maintains a strong reputation of quality among recruiters.


EDHEC Programmes:

- Master in Management
- MSc in Finance
- MSc in Corporate Finance
- MSc in Financial Markets
- MSc in Management Control
- MSc in Risk & Investment Management
- MSc in Marketing Management
- MSc in Legal & Tax Management
- MSc in Arts & NGO Management
- MSc in Entrepreneurship
- MSc in Strategy & Organisation Consultancy
- EDHEC Summer Course



EDHEC Business School - France
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MiM & MSc Tel: + 33 4 93 18 78 05




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