The Simonyi BEDC in collaboration with the Biotechnology Research Group of the Szentágothay János Research Center offers this unique one-year Certificate in BioEntrepreneurship program, which truly is an interdisciplinary business-technology-analytics program. It is ideal for students eager to bring biotechnology into effective use in business.
Merging science and business is at the center of the BioEntrepreneurship program. Students who want to become part of the development and commercialization of science must first understand the running of a biotechnology organization. To acquire this experience and knowledge, students can earn a Certificate in BioEntrepreneurship. This certificate offers the opportunity to learn critical aspects of biotechnology product development, including how to create a new enterprise, finance, marketing, and other areas of commercialization. This certificate is ideal for students planning to engage in the enterprise of biotechnology beyond the science.
On completion of the certificate, students will be able to:
Modules of the program:
|Name of Module||Module Leader||Semester||CH*||A**||Credit|
|Ideation and Business Model Generation||Dr. Zsolt Bedő||Fall||2+0||k||3|
|Entrepreneurial Business Consulting||Péter Fodor||Fall||2+0||k||3|
|Entrepreneurial Finance/Entrepreneurial leadership/Entrepreneurial Sales||Dr. Mónika Kuti/Dr. Zsuzsanna Vitai/Dr. Petra Putzer||Spring||2+0||k||3|
|Discipline specific modules|
|Communication for Medical Entrepreneurs||Dr. Attila Sík and guest speakers||Spring||2+0||k||3|
|Medical Start-Ups: Theory and Practice||Dr. Attila Sík and guest speakers||Spring||2+0||k||3|
|Simonyi Summer Social Entrepreneurship Program||Dr. Jeffrey Anderson, Dr Luke Pittaway, Dr. Zsolt Bedő||Summer||3 weeks||k||6|
*Contact hours per week
**Assessment: k – experiential learning based assessment in class