Participants with ventures launched will receive a 6 weeks mentorship upon completion of the program followed by 6 months monitoring of their ventures. The program is targeted at Malaysians above 18 years old enrolled in local universities and is open to participants from any discipline or levels in their course of study at the university. The only criteria for participation is a keen interest and passion to learn about venture creation.
The University Entrepreneurship Masterclass is designed and executed from end to end by experienced entrepreneurs with extensive theoretical and practical knowledge on building a business. 9 cohorts will run nationwide between 2017-2018.
The program is fully sponsored by the Ministry of Finance, Malaysia (MOF) and supported by Ministry of Higher Education, Malaysia (MOHE). The Global Entrepreneurship Movement (GEM) is a community partner of the program.
The program is another National Blue Ocean Strategy initiative, under the auspices of the National Entrepreneurship Development Office (NEDO of the MOF).