Designed for those who want to test and develop new business ideas, this 5-day course is highly practical and intensive. The course includes both group and individual activities, company visits and has an emphasis on growing a personal business network.


New Venture Creation - MBA Option Course

📅19 March 2018
09:00 - 23 March 17:00 (5 days)


👤Dr Joanna Young, Course Design Manager and Consultant, University of Edinburgh


Applications for this course are now closed.

You will take part in lectures and gain advice from successful entrepreneurs, practitioners and venture capitalists. In addition, there are practical exercises, sessions on intellectual property, business models and how to pitch for investment. This course will equip you with the tools and contacts to move forward confidently with your new idea or business.

Whether you are an entrepreneur looking for the opportunity to explore a new business idea, looking for an insight into the life of an entrepreneur or simply a company founder who wishes to expand their network this is the course for you.

So be inspired to take your idea to the next level and develop a solid understanding of key concepts underpinning entrepreneurship, the exploitation of new ideas and new venture creation.

‚ÄčCourse Fees

20% discount for the staff and alumni of University of Edinburgh.

The deadline for applications is 19 February.

For entry requirements please visit our MBA entry requirements page.

Applications for this course are now closed.

Please email if you would like more information:


University of Edinburgh Business School
29 Buccleuch Place, Edinburgh, Lothian EH8 9JS, United Kingdom


👤 Executive Education Team
📞 0131 651 5245