The programme aims to provide new business opportunity platforms for emerging fashion entrepreneurs who need professional management knowledge, guidance, case study models and systematic support in the context of a global economy. Entrepreneurship serves as a catalyst for economic development and globalization and the programme will enable you to develop innovative fashion concepts through to commercialization within this context.
The course will foster new innovation processes to create and deliver new value as a major driver of economic growth for the fashion industry. The challenges posed to start-up creative enterprises are central topics and issues for this new course, and students will begin to explore what factors inhibit their growth potential, how to minimize risk, the conditions innovation needs to flourish to support a sustained presence in the competitive global market and issues surrounding managing human capital and blending methodologies for harnessing innovative ideas in a creative environment.
This course is designed to link creative thinking with business thinking in order to nurture creative and flexible entrepreneurs and creators of change. Through mentoring from industry experts and the opportunity to go on placement, you will also be supported to perfect personal aptitudes while developing the techniques and skills associated with entrepreneurial spirit.
“To accomplish great things, one must not only act, but also dream, not only plan, but also believe”. — Anatole France, Nobel Prize Winner
The “bottom-line” is this: Entrepreneurship is a process of bringing together creative and innovative ideas and actions with the management and organizational skills necessary to mobilize the appropriate people, money, and operating resources to meet an identifiable need and create wealth in the process.
Duration 1 year (10 month Classroom + 2 months Internship)
Eligibility Higher Secondary School 10 + 2 or equivalent.