BBA-306 Entrepreneurship Development
L-4 T-0 Credits –4
It provides exposure to the students to the entrepreneurial cultural and industrial growth so as to prepare them to set up and manage their own small units.
Unit I lectures:-12
Introduction: The entrepreneur: definition, emergence of entrepreneurial class; theories of entrepreneurship; role of social economic environment; characteristics of entrepreneur; leadership; risk taking; decision making and business planning.
Unit II lectures:-12
Promotion of a Venture: Opportunities analysis; external environmental analysis-economic, social and technological; competitive factors; legal requirements of establishment of a new unit and rising of funds; Venture capital sources and documentation required.
Unit III lectures:-12
Entrepreneurial Behaviour: Innovation and entrepreneur; entrepreneurial behaviour and psycho-theories, social responsibility.
Entrepreneurial Development Programmes (EDP): EDP, their role, relevance and achievements; role of government in organizing EDP’s critical evaluation.
Unit IV lectures :-12
Role of entrepreneur: Role of an entrepreneur in economic growth as an innovator, generation of employment opportunities, complimenting and supplementing economic growth, bringing about social stability and balanced regional development of industries: role in export promotion and import substitution, forex earnings, and augmenting and meeting local demand.
- Vasant, DCSAI; Entrepreneurship, Himalaya Publishing House, 2003.
- Taneja & S.L. Gupta.; Entrepreneurship Development, 2003.
- Pandey, I.M.; Venture Capital –The Indian Experience, Prentice Hall of India, 2003.
- Tandon B.C,”Environment and Entrepreneur”,Chug Publications,Allahabad.
1. Srivastava S.B.; A practical guide to industrial entrepreneurs, Sultan Chand & Sons, New Delhi.
2. Chandra, Prasana; Project Preparation, Appraisal, Implementation, TMH, New Delhi.
3. New Venture Creation; Holt: Entrepreneurship, Prentice Hall of India.