Why go for an entrepreneurship course?
The startup structures have always been criticized for lack of appropriate and
qualified support. Many students these days, those with clear ambitions, know
that they want to start their own business, right out of college. Without a lot of
work experience and learnings from the real world, opting for formal
entrepreneurial training becomes imperative and important for such aspiring
entrepreneurs. While such aspirants continue to look for support, institutional
support for such students is easily available, through various educational
institutions. Ventures like Innovese & Anaya labs from BITS Pilani were started by
third-year college students by leveraging the opportunities available in their
Apart from the Entrepreneurship Cells present in colleges, there are several
educational institutions in India that are offer great entrepreneurship certificate
programs to facilitate entrepreneurial learning. One such great institute for
entrepreneurship development is the MIDAS institute in Pune. MIDAS was
founded by Mr. Parag Shah, who has donned many eminent hats, including being
on the jury of International Innovation Centers, receiving the 'Visionary
Leadership Award ' by the DNA Group, being the Founder Chairman f FLAME
institute, and so on. Being the chief mentor at the MIDAS institute, Mr. Shah has
revolutionized entrepreneurship development and training.
MIDAS offers a Masters in Open Innovation and Global Entrepreneurship, a
program that puts budding entrepreneurs on a global platform and trains them
rigorously to become successful entrepreneurs, just like the seasoned ones.
MIDAS also has a tie-up with the Mondragon University in Spain, an institute
where teampreneurship was initiated and is practiced as a virtuous deed.
The facets that set this entrepreneurship program at MIDAS apart from the ones
runs by other institutes include:
Eminent faculty with a rich industry experience
Extreme focus on experiential learning as against book learning
Strong mentorship throughout the course that acts as an honest mirror
helping the budding entrepreneurs take the right decisions
Incubation centers in abroad and in India.
MIDAS incubation centers in China, Spain and then India ensure that students get
to brainstorm with their counterparts in Spain, present their business ideas with
leaders from the field in the global market, and then finally fine tune the business
plan at the Indian incubation center. This facility is non-existent in other institutes
running entrepreneurship programs in India.
So if you are a student unarmed with eons of work experience and wish to
become an entrepreneur, MIDAS is the place for you to go. For people at MIDAS
firmly believe that entrepreneurs are made not born, and they practice this
ideology with great enthusiasm and success.