Teaching Entrepreneurship pp 15-21

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Teaching Entrepreneurship and Business Planning at Tallinn University of Technology

  • U. Venesaar

Tallinn School of Economics and Business Administration (TSEBA) at Tallinn University of Technology (TUT) is one of the most important institutions of higher education in economics and business administration in Estonia. TSEBA offers study programmers at Bachelor, Master’s and Doctoral level. Most of the economics courses to students in technical specialties at Tallinn University of Technology are provided by TSEBA. Programmes of the technical specialties at Tallinn University of Technology include two economic subjects such as (1) macro- and microeconomics and (2) business administration or entrepreneurship and business planning. The programme for students in technical specialties, as a rule on master’s degree level, contains entrepreneurship and business planning as a compulsory subject. The objective is to improve students’ knowledge about entrepreneurship, their skills for setting up a new business and to promote their entrepreneurial behaviour. Every year nearly 300 students take this course.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • U. Venesaar
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  1. 1.Tallinn School of Economics and Business AdministrationTallinnEstonia

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