Undergraduate study in Innovation and Entrepreneurship

What can you study in Innovation and Entrepreneurship?

In the INNOVENT major of the Bachelor of Commerce you will learn how scientific research and novel technologies can be turned into entrepreneurial activities. You will:

  • Work in multidisciplinary teams to turn an idea into an opportunity
  • Understand how science and technology can be commercialised
  • Learn from successful New Zealand entrepreneurs
  • Develop the ability to assess a viable opportunity
  • Create a financial plan for your start-up
  • Learn how to attract investors to your business


Undergraduate courses you can take for the INNOVENT major include:

Stage I

  • Business and Enterprise

Stage II

  • The Entrepreneurial Mindset
  • Understanding Entrepreneurial Activities

Stage III

  • Entrepreneurship in Practice
  • Ecosystems for Innovation and Entrepreneurship
  • Strategic Management

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