The objective of the VentureStudio Fellowship Programme is to equip students with the necessary skills, tools, and the understanding required to successfully start an innovation-driven venture.
Under the Programme, students will learn how to:
The Programme is designed to be intensive, hands-on, experiential, project-based, and multidisciplinary to give students a real-life experience of starting an innovative business. During this 16-week long Programme, students will deep dive into many topics such as idea generation, business model canvas, marketing, finances, product-market fit, among several others. Apart from workshops conducted by subject area experts, students will also get an opportunity to interact closely with successful entrepreneurs, investors, and mentors.
The VentureStudio Fellowship Programme will be offered every year in the Winter Semester and it will carry 12 Credits. Students are expected to allocate six hours for classroom and mentoring sessions, and 30 hours for outside work, every week. Students will be evaluated based on biweekly assignment submissions, monthly evaluations, and the final presentation.
The Programme is rigorous and demanding, and it has a very high workload. It promises to provide an insightful learning experience alongside an exposure to industry.
Who can enroll: 3rd and 4th year Undergraduate, Masters and Doctoral students of Ahmedabad University pursuing any major. This course is ideal for students aspiring to be innovation-driven entrepreneurs.