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DIS: Copenhagen, Innovation & Entrepreneurship
Copenhagen, Denmark (Outgoing Program)
Program Terms: Academic Year,
Fall,
Spring
Homepage: Click to visit
Program Sponsor: DIS - Study Abroad in Scandinavia 
Program Dates &
Deadlines:
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Fact Sheet:
Language of Instruction:
English
Core Program Attributes:
Center-based Program
Minimum GPA:
3.0
Housing Options:
Apartment, Dormitory/Residence Hall, Homestay
Approved by:
AAP, CALS, ENG, HUM EC, ILR, SHA Program Advisor: Alayne Prine
Program Description:
Innovation & Entrepreneurship
Innovate in real-world entrepreneurial settings and learning to bring an idea from inception to market. Dive into the process of identifying unmet needs, leveraging both callenges and successes to develop a solution. 

PROGRAM HIGHLIGHTS
  • Identify a problem that needs fixing; engage in your local environment to build a hypothesis using customer insights; and pitch your solution to professionals
  • Develop your entrepreneurial skill set and craft a business model that could be successfully launched
  • Travel with DIS faculty on course-integrated study tours to experience different start-up environments and actively engage with entrepreneurs in Denmark, Sweden, and Ireland
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STUDENT PROFILE
This program is right for you if you study entrepreneurship, business, marketing, management, or related disciplines, with a strong interest in innovation and entrepreneurship.

CORE COURSE OPTIONS

Innovation and Entrepreneurship in Europe
Fall/Spring, 3 Credits 
This course teaches tools and skills required to succeed as an entrepreneur - and lets you apply these tools in a real-life project. You will gain an understanding of innovation in various settings looking at new business models and emerging technologies. And you will develop a real start-up project using entrepreneurial methods based on structured customer engagement, hypothesis building, prototyping and pitching to investors — all in fast iterations.
Week-Long Study Tour: Dublin
Core Course Week: Study tour to Southern Sweden + a two-day seminar in Copenhagen 
Note: This course is cross-disciplinary, and you must be prepared to engage and take ownership of start-up projects.
Recommendation: Entrepreneurship Practicum 
 
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Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Approx. Start Approx. End
Academic Year 2018-2019 03/01/2018 ** Rolling Admission TBA TBA
Fall 2018 03/01/2018 ** Rolling Admission TBA TBA

** Programs may fill long before their final deadline. * Recommendation--For SPRING: APPLY in MAY to study abroad the following spring. For FALL/YEAR: APPLY in DECEMBER. Late applications may be accepted, but colleges typically need time to process your approval.