National Taiwan University’s Innovation, Entrepreneurship & Sustainability Spring Program is a three-week program taught in English offered by the College of Management and provides students with a unique and exciting opportunity to study and learn in Taiwan.
Course Studies in Innovation and Entrepreneurship in Asia 2017. Program Overview
National Taiwan University’s Innovation, Entrepreneurship & Sustainability Spring Program is a three-week program taught in English offered by the College of Management and provides students with a unique and exciting opportunity to study and learn in Taiwan. Students will obtain business knowledge and explore Asian economic trends as well as experience the management practices in Greater China. The program aims to help students turn theory into practice, ambition into purpose, and potential into achievement.
Innovation Management and Entrepreneurship from an Asian Perspective (2 Credits)
Innovation management can include a variety of topics. In this course, we will focus on the most recent trends in three key areas – exploring human value, formulating business strategy, and developing technology platform for innovation. The course utilizes lectures, case studies, group exercises, guest speeches, company visits, and a group project to facilitate learning. Through taking this course, students are expected to achieve the following two goals:
To develop a basic understanding of innovation management and relevant functional fields in business administration;
To acquire knowledge and hand-on experience on how to explore human value, how to formulate business strategy, and how to develop technology platform for innovation management and entrepreneurship.
*Upon successful completion of the program, participants will receive an academic transcript. If you wish to have your credits approved, please consult with your home institution in advance.
Module 1: Product Innovation & Opportunity Identification
Module 2: Leadership & Sustainable Entrepreneurship
Module 3: Value Chain Innovation & Platform Strategy
Outdoor Getaway and Activities
To supplement learning in class lectures, Innovation, Entrepreneurship & Sustainability Spring Program has designed a number of off-campus activities, including cultural events and field trips. In addition, students will also visit quite a few famous Taiwanese Enterprises.
Convenient Location in the Heart of Taipei
NTU is located in the heart of Taipei and is convenient for students to make the most of their spring in the capital of Taiwan. Taipei is a vibrant metropolis characterized by its friendly people and safe streets. With its classy malls, chic boutiques, stylish restaurants and cafes and cultural events, Taipei is a fascinating place to visit and live and offers a wide range of opportunities and activities for students.
All-Inclusive Program Fee
The program fee includes tuition, lecture materials, airport transportation service, orientation, accommodation, cultural events, company visits and field trips. The fee does not include international transportation to Taipei, Taiwan. Students will need to make their own arrangements.
Who May Apply
International students (including overseas Chinese) currently studying at a domestic or international university and college graduates are eligible to apply. Incoming exchange/degree students at NTU are also welcome to apply. Applicants must be able to provide college transcripts or proof of current/past college enrollment.
Application is first-come first-served and we will not accept any more students when the program has reached its limit.
English Language Requirement
Innovation, Entrepreneurship & Sustainability Spring Program courses are conducted in English. Students whose first language is not English should have at least an intermediate or above level of English proficiency.
Ms. Thera Tu
Ms. Cola Sung
Duration & Price
This course is Campus Based
Start Date: March 7, 2017
Duration: 3 weeks