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Top Summer Courses in Entrepreneurship

Many institutions offer condensed classes during the summer academic hiatus. These courses tend to be available at a variety of levels, from introductory studies to advanced professional seminars.

What is a summer course in entrepreneurship? A summer course in this subject might take anywhere from two weeks to the whole summer season. Students of these types of programs often experience an intensely collaborative and competitive atmosphere meant to simulate the rigorous experience of opening one's own business. Courses may cover academic topics such as management, finance and business strategy. Students might also find courses specific to industries frequented by entrepreneurs. Examples include fashion, technology, food-service and accounting. These courses, unless otherwise specified, tend to cover the basic concepts of starting a small business from the point of view of the profession or industry in question.

Students should expect to refine both teamwork and leadership skills during an entrepreneurship course. These attributes, along with strategic knowledge and business theory, are often essential to the success of a young business.

Summer courses in this subject might vary in cost based on duration or the location of the school. Check directly or examine class information to obtain an estimate of tuition costs.

Entrepreneurs often find initial employment at an existing business to refine their skills before starting operations on their own. One example of this pattern exists in the restaurant industry, where successful cooks rise to management positions and eventually open their own food-service organizations. In real estate, someone who has been a broker for some time might take an entrepreneurship course before opening a new agency. Any individual currently in or entering a position of responsibility or leadership might benefit from the topics discussed in these courses.

Prepare thoroughly before making your initial investment. Search for your program below and contact directly the admission office of the school of your choice by filling in the lead form.

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Peter the Great St. Petersburg Polytechnic University

Do you feel you are cut out for Business and Entrepreneurship? Just join this summer school! ... [+]

Best Summer Courses in Entrepreneurship 2019.

Do you feel you are cut out for Business and Entrepreneurship? Just join this summer school!

With us, you'll get up-to-date knowledge and practical skills in how the business should be done! And don't forget about having a nice time in the most beautiful city of Russia!

We offer you three courses. You can choose any course you want to participate in. Or you may prefer to take 2 or 3 courses all together to gain profound knowledge while studies.

International Business Analysis Aug 20 – Aug 31 4 Global Entrepreneurship Sept 01 – Sept 13 5 International Strategic Management Sept 14 – Sept 21 2 Entrance requirements: ... [-]
Russia Saint Petersburg
August 2019
Full-time
1 - 2 weeks
Campus
GEA College

A unique, intensive and extremely fun course providing you knowledge, skills, and techniques needed in the business world. ... [+]

Entrepreneurship Summer School 3 August 2019 – 13 August 2019 Slovenia - Piran and Ljubljana 11Days, 2 Cities, Business Experts / Lecturers, Company Visits Application deadline: 31st of May 2019 What is it? A 11-day programme. A unique, intensive and extremely fun course providing you knowledge, skills, and techniques needed in the business world. The occasion to work on real-case studies and solve real business challenges with very successful entrepreneurs. Opportunity to visit and learn from profitable companies. Modern teaching methods combined with daily trips, enriching social activities and creation of a great international networking.

Learning entrepreneurship through fun and exciting activities will make you a true FUNtrepreneur, a new form of modern entrepreneurship.... [-]

Slovenia Ljubljana
July 2019
Full-time
11 days
Campus
University of Southampton

Do you want to learn the basic skills to design a social enterprise or third sector organisation? Are you interested in creating new ideas to solve social challenges? Wou ... [+]

Spend your summer becoming part of a world-class university

When you join the International Summer School 2018, you are booking your place to become part of an internationally recognised centre for world-class research, enterprise and learning. Across four weeks, 16 July to 10 August 2018, you will meet many of the students and staff that make the University of Southampton one of the top 1% of universities in the world.

Mixing with students and staff from across the world in the classroom, as you make the most of our modern campus facilities, or while you are relaxing in your comfortable hall of residence, you'll make friends and gain experiences to take home that are unique.... [-]

United Kingdom Southampton
July 2019
Full-time
4 weeks
Campus
Oxford Bright Scholars

Oxford Bright Scholars China Enterprise Summer Programme is a two-week, residential and academic customised programme aimed to provide an opportunity for students and you ... [+]

Future business leaders need to be filled with confidence in knowing what makes them a great leader, we believe one such quality is having a global perspective. The China Enterprise Summer Programme offers an opportunity for you gain a global perspective starting with Asia and its most interesting country right now: China. Learn how to lead others, whether that is in-class discussions of the global economy, or your own team in the start up workshops, find your voice and use this experience to enrich your skill set and return from Shanghai head and shoulders above your peers.

This programme is designed for ambitious future business leaders, policy makers, and entrepreneurs to gain a rare insiders’ perspective on China. This truly unique programme offers private Mandarin tuition, Masterclasses on the Chinese political economy, and entrepreneurship workshops facilitators by industry experts.... [-]

China Shanghai United Kingdom London
July 2019
Full-time
2 weeks
Campus
IEDC - Bled School of Management

DEMP is an intensive international summer school which requires no previous management background, just large doses of intellectual and emotional energy, an openness to n ... [+]

DEMP is an intensive international summer school which requires no previous management background, just large doses of intellectual and emotional energy, an openness to new perspectives and the willingness to dive in and take initiative. The program takes you on a journey through all the major aspects of entrepreneurial concepts and practice. Every year we host young people from more than 20 countries at our beautiful campus in Bled, Slovenia.

Why should I start discovering? Because I am Curious to learn more about my true leadership potential Interested to find out the most powerful force for economic and social development in the world today Excited to develop the confidence to say WHY NOT? Eager to establish networks with smart potential leaders from all over What is there to discover? ... [-]
Slovenia Bled
July 2019
Part-time
9 days
Campus
Universidad EAFIT

Summer School will offer more than 90 courses for children, adolescents, and adults from Colombia and around the world, giving these participants the chance to interact w ... [+]

Summer School will offer more than 90 courses for children, adolescents, and adults from Colombia and around the world, giving these participants the chance to interact with other students and explore their interest areas.

New courses of interest will be developed for the summer season (June 13th to August 7th) in fields such as political science, urbanism, entrepreneurship, finance, and engineering. The goal is to expand knowledge areas through a didactic approach, encouraging students to experience the university and the city in a unique way during the summer recess.This program seeks to promote a teaching and learning process that incorporates new academic elements into the task of preparing competent individuals, helping them face the crucial moment of choosing which degree program to pursue while also allowing the participants to experience the city of Medellín and the major transformations it has undergone from a historical and cultural perspective. The Summer School’s course offering is currently divided into:... [-]

Colombia Medellín
June 2019
Full-time
Campus
Barcelona Executive Business School (BEBS)

A dynamic entrepreneurial training with networking opportunities & taste of Barcelona ... [+]

Are you an entrepreneur? A highly proactive employee? Or a resourceful student who wants to change the world? If you can identify yourself with any of these, then we have a unique opportunity for you.

This fully immersive professional training is taught by international leaders and innovators, 100% focused on two key aspects: Entrepreneurship & Innovation.

Not only you will take life-changing skills with you, but you will also gain the opportunity to get to know like-minded people and have the real Barcelona experience. The city thrives with opportunities and has been recognized as 1 of the top 5 business hubs of Europe.

Participant Profile Entrepreneurs Intrapreneurs Tech professionals Startup employees Students with entrepreneurial zeal The Program New Business Models and entrepreneurial trends Innovation Management: Key Success Factors Building a StartUp: From Idea to Business Plan Methodologies & tools: Business Model Canvas, Lean Startup, Design Thinking & more Digital technologies & Agile Methodologies Money! How to finance your business idea Marketing Strategy Case study presentation Minimum 3 company visits ... [-]
Spain Barcelona
July 2019
Full-time
1 month
Campus
ISSOS - International Summer Schools For 13-18 Year Olds‎

Students will learn about what it takes to be an entrepreneur and the fundamentals of starting a business and marketing a product. In small groups students will generate ... [+]

The exclusive summer program of ISSOS, offers high school students (aged 13-18) the unique opportunity to combine learning, creative enrichment and action-packed adventure in the world renowned and stunning university towns of Cambridge in the UK or New Haven, Connecticut in the United States.

At ISSOS we look to prepare students for the future by giving them the skills, confidence and motivation to succeed in life beyond the classroom. Over three weeks our business and entrepreneurship program will introduce students to a world beyond academia, through a series of interactive workshops, practical tasks and case studies students will learn about some of the most successful businesses in the world and understand what makes them work.... [-]

United Kingdom Cambridge USA New Haven
July 2019
Full-time
3 weeks
Campus
Bifröst University

This program will take place from June 29 to July 13, 2019. On June 29th, an orientation session given by the Program Coordinator will introduce the participants to the p ... [+]

The Entrepreneurial Woman of the 21st Century Bifröst University Iceland June 29 - July 13 Program Overview

This program will take place from June 29 to July 13, 2019. On June 29th, an orientation session given by the Program Coordinator will introduce the participants to the program and the campus. The welcome dinner will take place on the evening of June 29th.

The University organizes a bus pick-up from Reykjavik to Bifröst on June 28th at 18:00 so participants are advised to book their flight tickets for arrival in Iceland on June 27th or 28th.

Participants are advised to book their flight ticket from Iceland after 14:00 on July 14th. The airport shuttle will arrive at the airport around 12:00 on July 14th.... [-]

Iceland Borgarnes
June 2019
Full-time
2 weeks
Campus
Bifröst University

The Summer School is located in the natural paradise of Bifröst Village in West Iceland, right between a volcano and a glacier. Students are accommodated in comforta ... [+]

The Summer School 2019 Program

The Summer School is located in the natural paradise of Bifröst Village in West Iceland, right between a volcano and a glacier. Students are accommodated in comfortable single and double rooms at the program´s beautiful campus on the shore of Lake Hreðarvatn.

The three-week program (8 ECTS / 4 US Credits) offers high-level Leadership studies with an emphasis on Sustainability.

The Summer School will take place from July 13th to August 3rd, 2019.

The Summer School gives students Leadership training and prepares them for the challenges that future leaders will face.

Here you can see some testimonials from students: https://www.bifrost.is/english/international/summer-school-in-iceland/testimonials/ ... [-]

Iceland Borgarnes
July 2019
Full-time
3 weeks
Campus
The International Summer School for Teens

This class prepares students for future careers by developing a business idea and exploring all aspects of a business. ... [+]

Itinerary

Our Global Entrepreneurship class is well suited to any budding entrepreneur.

However, it is also a great fit for students interested in debating, global issues, problem-solving and leadership.

Dragon’s Den meets summer school

This course is structured in the style of ‘Dragon’s Den’, where students develop a business idea and learn about advertising, business plans, competitive advantages, customer demographics, entrepreneurial spirit, ethical issues, financing, networking, digital marketing, product development and social responsibility.

You don't learn to walk by following rules. You learn by doing, and by falling over.

Learning Outcomes ... [-]
United Kingdom Stirling
June 2019
20 days
Campus
Bucksmore Education

Young Entrepreneurs at the University of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia introduces students aged 14-17 to key business concepts. At this prestigious Ivy League university, ... [+]

Young Entrepreneurs at the University of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia introduces students aged 14-17 to key business concepts. At this prestigious Ivy League university, ranked 10th in the world (Times World University Rankings, 2018), students will delve into analytics, management, marketing and finance. They will put their new learnt skills into action, compete in team challenges, and discover who has the most entrepreneurial flair.

Included in Bucksmore Young Entrepreneurs Full-board accommodation. Insurance. Airport transfers. Personalised report card & certificate. Entrances to attractions on excursions. Full activity programme. Course Details

Young Entrepreneurs includes:... [-]

USA Philadelphia
July 2019
Full-time
2 - 4 weeks
Campus
ABC Business Academy

Do you see yourself as an entrepreneur with a great business idea, but you don’t know how to start and bring it to life? Are you a business innovator with entrepreneurial ... [+]

Education that's practical! Apply today and become a part of our family all over the world! We deliver 21st-century education for the next generation of CEO's & Entrepreneurs.

Why Toronto Business Academy?

Do you see yourself as an entrepreneur with a great business idea, but you don’t know how to start and bring it to life? Are you a business innovator with entrepreneurial skills, who is still searching for your dream job position? In both cases, our summer program Toronto Business Academy is an excellent springboard for you. With a combination of interactive lectures focusing on entrepreneurship and international business and guest speakers, mentors, and coaches who are leaders in Canadian industry, you will be able to develop practical business skills you will need to start up your career. Want to learn how to develop and pitch your business idea in front of real investors? Or maybe are you interested in experiencing the everyday business environment of successful companies like Twitter, Linkedin, Toronto Stock Exchange, etc?... [-]

Canada Toronto
July 2019
Full-time
21 days
Campus
ABC Business Academy

Has Europe always been on your bucket list? Now you have the chance to scratch it off by living and learning in the center of Europe at Munich Business Academy! If you wo ... [+]

Welcome to the unique consultancy experience,

where you'll work on the best European startups to solve complex business challenges.

Why Munich Business Academy?

Has Europe always been on your bucket list? Now you have the chance to scratch it off by living and learning in the center of Europe at our summer program Munich Business Academy! If you would love to learn from European leaders’ success stories, find out some tricks and tips on how to achieve big things in business or you already have some questions about starting your own business idea, you are the perfect candidate for our program in Munich. Get a front row insight into the world of startup challenges mentored by successful entrepreneurs and start working on your business and leadership skills in an intelligent and digitally networked working environment. We guarantee you this summer business course will be the peak of your summer!... [-]

Germany Munich
August 2019
Full-time
14 days
Campus
ABC Business Academy

We are living in a unique moment in time with unprecedented disruption. Today innovation is everyone's business. If you want to future-proof your career and make an impac ... [+]

Education that's practical! Apply today and become a part of our family all over the world! We deliver 21st-century education for the next generation of CEO's & Entrepreneurs.

Why Silicon Valley Academy?

We are living in a unique moment in time with unprecedented disruption. Today innovation is everyone's business. If you want to future-proof your career and make an impact, our summer program Silicon Valley Business Academy can be your source of inspiration and instruction. Experience the best technology hub in one of the most innovative places on earth, expand your business connections at numerous networking events, and deepen your individual skills with practical hands-on workshops. Embrace an entrepreneurial mindset, experience the excitement of championing bold new ideas, and learn how to forge your own path! We are collaborating with many of the players that make up the Valley’s remarkable innovation ecosystem. The Business Academy was created to open this amazing world to anyone who wants to learn from those who create it every day.... [-]

USA San Jose
June 2019
Full-time
14 days
Campus