Cambridge Young Entrepreneurs

(CYE)

Situated in the historic town of Cambridge, the course combines both academic knowledge for university and key skills for future careers. It is perfect for gaining an introduction into the study of entrepreneurship at the university level and develop skills essential for success such as leadership skills and communication skills. Here, you will get to study with prominent academics from the world-renowned University of Cambridge, live in its centuries-old college accommodations just like their students, dine at its historic dining halls, meet bright young minds from Cambridge who would be your supervisors and connect with classmates. This truly is a once-in-a-lifetime experience that you wouldn’t want to miss.

Overview

Highlights


Experience Business and Entrepreneurship

This course aims to bring business and entrepreneurship to life to help you better understand what it’s like to pursue study in this field. You’ll explore different types of businesses, discover a range of business strategies, learn about sales and marketing, and learn how they can be put into practice through our workshops.

 

Experience Leadership and Public Speaking

Want to improve your leadership and public speaking skills? Our workshops will help you develop confidence, learn persuasive techniques, and practice the art of leading — skills that are essential in many careers and day-to-day life. You will meet qualified tutors who use the art of effective communications in their working life and learn their lessons of success.

 

 

 

Course Overview

The course is designed to provide students with fundamental knowledge for successful entrepreneurship and professional development in business management. Practical activities are extensively emphasised through small group supervisions, workshops with local businesses, pitch presentations and sessions from company visits.

Changes and innovations in technology and customer behavior have presented ongoing challenges to businesses. In response to this, you will learn about what it takes to be an entrepreneur starting and running a successful business by understanding the market, customer changes, and challenges in 21st century business settings. As well as developing skills to start a business of your own, you will also acquire solid foundations required for tackling business problems in a company setting.

 

  • Entrepreneurship fundamentals
  • Innovation and “Design Thinking”
  • Growth strategies
  • Finance
  • Customer segments and value propositions
  • Business plan preparation
    • Business model canvas
    • Sales and marketing
    • Financial forecast

Colleges

Cambridge’s colleges are the centre of student life. Each has its own unique history and beauty. We provide the true Cambridge way of life from a college tour, accommodations in a college, meals in the college dining hall, a tranquil afternoon punting on the River Cam, to a traditional formal dinner at the college you stay at.

Culture

Britain is rich in tradition and culture. We provide a varied schedule of activities and visits to give the students exposure to British culture and Cambridge Life. We have it all here from architecture (walking trails through historical college buildings and town churches, food (catered by Cambridge college chefs), to arts (visits to several museums and galleries)

Workshops

We assign students group work projects with companies and start-ups in London/Cambridge in order to give them exposure and first-hand experience of real business world in the UK. Most importantly, we offer a wide range of skills development classes which help build key skills for future careers and higher education.

Your Future Starts Here.