Innovation and Entrepreneurship are categorically independent terms, yet they are not mutually exclusive. Gone are the days when visionary investors sponsored ‘inventors’ who were solely confined to the laboratories and the ‘entrepreneurs’ who focused only on the commercial aspect of any products. Recent times has seen a surge in ‘start-ups’ which is a combination of Innovation and Entrepreneurship wherein a strong idea motivates ‘innovation’ and that innovation is commercially promoted from a business point of view.
Talking about the statistics, India has the 3rd largest startup ecosystem in the world which is expected to witness year on year growth of 12-15%. More than 50000 start-ups were registered in 2018 alone which implies that more than 135 start-ups come into existence every day. These numbers are increasing day by day owing to the favourable government policies and beneficial schemes to promote nascent businesses. These businesses provide considerable employment and help in strengthening the economy.
However, running a business successfully and for a long time is a herculean task especially for entrepreneurship development and business management. Businesses need to gain a competitive edge to dominate the market. Continuous innovation and up-gradation of entrepreneurial skills is the key to sustaining the volatile market.
It is evident that the demand for Management experts specialising BBA in ‘Innovation and Entrepreneurship’ will increase tremendously in the coming years. Hence, envisaging the need of the hour, Indira College of Commerce and Science, Pune has launched a 3-year full-time Degree Program; BBA course in Innovation and Entrepreneurship. This will be proved best degree for the entrepreneurs in coming future.
BBA in Innovation and Entrepreneurship course aims at developing entrepreneurial attitude and aptitude amongst the students desirous to make a mark in the corporate world or initiating an enterprise. The course helps develop necessary skill sets, acquire knowledge about the latest market trends, market practices, legality and ethics involved. Alongside, BBA in Innovation and Entrepreneurship program develops a deeper understanding of innovation and creativity and its application in the commercial world. This business planning and entrepreneurial management oriented course is best suited for students planning to manage their family-owned business or managing multinational companies or starting a private venture (start-ups).
About Indira College of Commerce and Science, Pune
Indira College of Commerce and Science (ICCS), Pune is an autonomous institute affiliated with Savitribai Phule Pune University. It is reputed throughout the country for imparting value-based quality education via numerous undergraduate and postgraduate courses. ICCS is a proud recipient of many awards from prestigious organisations. It has been ranked amongst the top institutes in the National Institutional Ranking Framework (NIRF) and surveys conducted by India Today, Economic Times, Outlook etc.
ICCS has recently launched a new BBA program with Innovation and Entrepreneurship as a specialisation keeping in mind the increasing demand for management experts in the said domain. BBA in Innovation and Entrepreneurship is a 3-year full-time Degree program from Savitribai Phule Pune University.
After successful completion of the BBA in Innovation and Entrepreneurship, graduates have great demand in sectors like Automotive, Technology, Pharmaceutical, Healthcare, Biotechnology etc.
Following are the career options:
- Partnership Firm
- Business Developer – Innovation
- Project Manager – Innovation
- Management Trainee
- Management Consultant
- Business Consultants
- Marketing Manager – Technology and Innovation
- New Venture Developer
- Business Consultant
- A candidate for being eligible for admission to the Degree course in Bachelor of Business Administration in Innovation and Entrepeneurship – shall have passed 12th Std. Examination (H.S.C. 10 +2) from any stream with English as a passing subject and has secured at least 40% marks at 12th Std.
- Three Years Diploma Course after S.S.C. i.e. 10th Standard of Board of Technical Education conducted by Government of Maharashtra or its equivalent.
- Two Years Diploma in Pharmacy after H.S.C., of Board of Technical Education conducted by Government of Maharashtra or its equivalent.
India is aiming at a $5 Trillion economy in the coming few years. Development of new business, promoting innovative start-ups and upgrading of the current businesses will be some of the many areas of importance. There will be a surge in innovation and entrepreneurial ventures. This will increase the demands of professionals who are experts in the Innovation and Entrepreneurship domain. Hence, BBA in Innovation and Entrepreneurship is a best degree and a great career to look for.
-by the Branding Team