Build a company in just two weeks—the Silicon Valley way! In this intensive startup program, you’ll build a startup from scratch with help from Silicon Valley experts, including investors, VCs, entrepreneurs, company leaders, and more. The program culminates with a pitch night, where you’ll show off your product to a panel of expert judges in front of a live audience.

During this program, you will:

  • Meet and work with like-minded entrepreneurs.
  • Build a complete, ready-to-pitch company.
  • Learn from renowned mentors, company leaders, founders, and executives.
  • Visit top startup hubs and companies.
  • Form lasting global connections through our multi-cultural, team-based work environment.

How It Works

All you need is an idea! This program is designed to give you a crash-course in Silicon Valley entrepreneurial life – using your startup plan as a case study for immediate hands-on experience.

Silicon Valley Start-UP is open to university students and beginning entrepreneurs from any country. There are only 25 seats in total – don’t wait to register!


  • Decoding Silicon Valley
  • Personal Branding
  • Creating a Great Pitch Deck
  • Building a Great Team
  • Sales and Marketing
  • Product Validation
  • Founder Mentorship
  • Design Thinking

Company Visits



This program is very well planned out.

You get to meet CEOs, Presidents, and mentors that are all very insightful and you would not get to meet under normal circumstances. The people who attend the program as well are amazing.

They are hard-working but are always fun to hang out with.

A Sneek Peek into Our Past Entrepreneur Programs!

How To Attend

Just a few short steps.

Just head to to get started. There are only 25 spots available—sign up early!

This program is open to current students and recent grads (18 years of age and older only). The program fee of $3,495 must be paid in full by January 31st, 2020. The fee includes:

  • On-campus housing for the duration of the program
  • Tuition and mentorship fees
  • Breakfast, lunch, and snacks
  • One weekend excursion
  • Program materials
  • Transportation*

If you have any questions, feel free to reach out to us.

*Includes airport pickup and drop-off (first and last day of program ONLY), and travel to companies during program days. All extra and/or personal travel not included.

Program taught in:
  • English
Silicon Valley Forum
Last updated September 17, 2019
This course is Campus based
Start Date
June 15, 2020
2 weeks
3,495 USD
The registration fee of $3495 USD is due upon registration.
Jan 31, 2020
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Start Date
June 15, 2020
End Date
June 26, 2020
Application deadline
Jan 31, 2020

June 15, 2020

Application deadline
Jan 31, 2020
End Date
June 26, 2020