The Bachelor of Science in Entrepreneurship (BSc in ENTP) degree provides an in-depth study of the major concepts, frameworks, and tools for understanding the theory and application of Entrepreneurship. Students acquire knowledge and skills covering a range of strategic aspects of entrepreneurship including opportunity recognition, launching new ventures, determine market feasibility, financing for business ventures, managing new ideas in corporations, taking up social issues, and technological development in entrepreneurship. An emphasis will be placed on issues unique to the Middle East as well as the impact of globalization and information technology on entrepreneurship.
The Entrepreneurship program successfully acquired AACSB accreditation in Fall 2021 for a period of five years.
At the early years of your academic journey at Bachelor of Science in Entrepreneurship, you will take General Education Program (GEP), attributed to the Liberal Arts – American style education. The (GEP) covers arts and humanities, social sciences, natural sciences, and technological studies to help you gain insight into varied critical learning skills, investigate essential branches of knowledge, and develop appreciation of diversity and change across time, culture, and national boundaries.
The Entrepreneurship Degree course at Effat University gives students the opportunity to focus their studies in an area that interests them by choosing from one of three concentrations: Entrepreneurship, Technological Entrepreneurship, or Corporate Entrepreneurship.
Students are also given the chance to explore the impact of globalisation and use of information technology on business and entrepreneurial endeavours.
You will study important principles of marketing and management, which will help you to evaluate and make smart contributions that will positively impact the daily running of a business.
Additionally, you will develop an understanding of key elements of business communication and strategic management, helping you to critically analyse business problems, devise solutions and recognise business opportunities.
The entrepreneurship course covers important administrative responsibilities that will teach you to operate more efficiently, including managerial accounting and important legal aspects of business.
You'll also learn about business social responsibility and ethical behaviour within a business context, develop an understanding of how the business can make a positive contribution to wider society.