Study Start-Up Management!

Revolutionary project innovation technology personal growth leadership
based bachelor study programme in Europe!

Keep Going,
Keep Growing!

EXPERIENCE THE FUTURE OF THE UNIVERSITY

Apply for the start-up management study program at Business Academy learn by Finnish Team Academy” based approach, become part of the student digital agency, and apply the acquired knowledge into practice!

MAIN DIFFERENCES from traditional education:

Perfectionism

SPEED
We believe that the world is not perfect, and the one who changes and adapts fast enough wins.

Dry theory

ENTREPRENEURIAL DNS
Not what you know, but how you think and develop is important and valued.

Outdated traditions

COLLABORATION
Study format, topics and performance are created and developed together with students.

Lectures

WORKSHOPS
Solving practical problem situations in the project format with a mentor.

Tests

PROJECTS
Real projects, process / result explanatory presentations and essays.

Teachers

MENTORS
Shares experiences and is responsible for the entire student course as a whole and for each student individually.

Tool consumers

TECH DEVELOPERS
We believe that technology must not only be mastered at the consumer level, but must also be able to innovate and create.

Educational conveyor

EMOTIONAL INTELLIGENCE
Mentors help students get to know themselves and others better, the ability to control their emotions.

What can you expect while studying?

Learn-by-doing

80% of the classes take place in the format of practical teamwork and workshops, applying the acquired knowledge in solving the problems of guest companies and developing their own companies.
Finish studies with 3+ years of practical experience in the business!

Learn technology and project management*

Opportunity to better navigate technology, planning, development, and management of technological solutions.
In addition, students have the opportunity to learn the basics of programming: Python, Javascript, MySQL, HTML, and CSS.

Develop emotional intelligence

Become an emotionally intelligent leader with an entrepreneurial mindset.
Emotional intelligence is the ability to understand one’s own and other people’s behavior and to control one’s emotions. Improves empathy, self-confidence, self-motivation, leadership, and communication skills.

Develop a unique student digital agency

Already in the 1st academic year, become a co-owner of the student agency “Basaful“, which offers to outsource, gain experience and generate revenue. Opportunity to practice study content, get to know entrepreneurship, gain experience, discover your talents and earn already during your studies.

Build a community that will change the usual

Engage in Gaming and Virtual Reality, SpaceTech, EdTech, and Artificial Intelligence. Together with other team members, create projects, campaigns, and initiatives that will transform the urban environment and develop young people’s interest in technology!

*Do you want to learn technical knowledge and programming in depth? Take a look at the IT faculty programs offered by Ventspils University of Applied Sciences –  Computer Science!

Tehnoloģiju uzņēmējdarbība

"Experience is the only source of knowledge."

Albert Einstein

Information about the bachelor's program

Professional bachelor study program:

«Start-up Management»

Duration / form of studies

4 years / full time

Training and conversational language

ENGLISH

Number of students admitted

25 students 2022/2023 academic year

Lesson planning

Modular - no more than 1-2 courses in parallel

Start of studies 2022/2023

1st. September 2022

Studies are coordinated

by Ventspils University of Applied Sciences

Degree to be obtained and professional qualification

Professional bachelor's degree in business management and 5th professional qualification level

Feedback on the program

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THE TEAM

Our core team consists of IT entrepreneurs with experience in start-ups and business support function service providers, academic staff, and professionals from the business environment in Latvia and abroad.

All guest lecturers are practitioners – people who work in a business environment on a daily basis and who are able to share experiences with real-life examples.

HOW TO BECOME A PART OF FUTURE LEADERS:

Here, on the website, start by filling in the contact form. After filling out the form, you will receive an email from us with further instructions on the online test and interview.

A link to the online test will appear in the email. You can do this at any time. It will take 30-50 minutes.

You will be invited to an online 1: 1 interview to learn more about you and how you see the world and your future. You can apply for an interview at any time before the official reception!

At the beginning of the official admission process, submit documents to Ventspils University College ‘Strat-up management study program using the latvija.lv. But remember about the interview, this is the most important point of the admission condition!

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