NTU – Nanyang Technopreneurship Center
Nanyang Technological University, Singapore (NTU Singapore)
A research-intensive public university, NTU Singapore has 33,000 undergraduate and postgraduate students in the colleges of Engineering, Business, Science, and Humanities, Arts and Social Sciences, and its Graduate College. NTU’s Lee Kong Chian School of Medicine was established jointly with Imperial College London. In 2018, NTU was placed 12th globally in the Quacquarelli Symonds (QS) World University Rankings. It was also ranked the world’s best young university (under 50 years old) by QS for the fifth consecutive year. In addition, NTU was named the world’s fastest rising young university by Times Higher Education in 2015.
Nanyang Technopreneurship Center (NTC)
Established in 2001, NTC equips students with necessary entrepreneurship knowledge and skills though the Master of Science in Technopreneurship and Innovation Program (MSc TIP) for postgraduates, the Minor in Entrepreneurship Program (MiE) for undergraduates, the Entrepreneurship Development Program (EDP) for executives and external students and a plethora of other entrepreneurship events and activities.
As part of its mission to deliver a holistic entrepreneurship education, NTC encourages passion as a key motivator for dreams to be realised. This inculcates an entrepreneurial mindset to initiate innovative changes wherever possible; harnesses technology as an enabling tool for learning and business; and stresses the importance of developing responsible and ethical entrepreneurs who are committed to using their entrepreneurial expertise and resources to bring about significant economic and social development in the communities in which they operate. Entire communities stand to benefit over the long term when livelihoods and lives are uplifted in this way, and this in essence, the ethos of the NTC’s philosophy.
Master of Science in Technopreneurship and Innovation Program (MSc TIP)
The programme emphasises experiential learning and incorporates real business perspectives in its curriculum. The course is modelled after the venture creation cycle, and covers issues at various stages of a start-up’s growth. Candidates have the opportunity to engage with various stakeholders in the entrepreneurship ecosystem throughout the programme, which includes an overseas immersion trip. This programme is suitable for entrepreneurs, business executives, and professionals who are involved in corporate entrepreneurship or various innovation projects.
The programme was awarded ICSB Global Excellence in Entrepreneurship Education 2018.
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The programme emphasises experiential learning and incorporates real business perspectives in its curriculum. The course is modelled after the venture creation cycle, and covers issues at various stages of...