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BUS4250J – Technology Entrepreneurship


Pradeep Ray

Credits: 3

Pre-requisites: ENGR1000J and BUS4200J or instructor’s permission


This is a practicum course for the Minor in Entrepreneurship and it will discuss best practices in entrepreneurship in the context of technology entrepreneurship.

Course Topics:

Students will learn to apply entrepreneurship business models in technologies they are familiar with. They will start with a technology they have used in their first engineering project in UM-SJTU JI (e.g., ENGR1000J course) or in their past internship experience and then apply various commercialization techniques including customer development, design thinking and practical entrepreneurial development environment (patents, regulations, incubators, makers spaces, accelerators etc.).