The University of Melbourne’s Master of Entrepreneurship

VC Catalyst

Startup Sprint

The Master of

This one-year course is for anybody who ever had a great idea and wanted to do something with it.

The University of Melbourne’s Master of Entrepreneurship, delivered at Wade Institute, will provide you with the skills, powerful network and practical experience to turn ideas into transformative businesses.

Program details Have questions? Apply

The degree is a collaboration between the Faculty of Business and Economics and the School of Engineering at the University of Melbourne and Ormond College.

As a Master of Entrepreneurship student, you’re have access to the Ormond College amenities – 7 meals a week, onsite gym, counselling services, resident academics and weekly social and sporting activities.

All graduates can apply for our bridging program, Wade Inc.

We also offer an extensive scholarship program.

VC Catalyst

Unleashing the full potential of investing in startups.

We’re arming emerging and established investors with global best practices to build the confidence, skills and network to make more successful investment decisions. We’re mobilising smart capital by keen investors who want to drive and support founders and their burgeoning companies.

You’ll receive over 100 hours of hands-on, immersive learning spanning six months of engagement delivered by a world-class selection of VC experts and practitioners.

This is a unique program powered by LaunchVic to fuel Victoria’s entrepreneurial ecosystem.

Places are strictly limited.

Program details Express interest

You gain:

  • Actionable strategies and tools for building and managing high-yield portfolios
  • Methodology for assessing opportunities against your personal investment philosophy and conducting stage-appropriate due diligence
  • Powerful network of VCs, angel investors, experts and fellow investors for generating future deal flow
  • Successfully navigate and engage with the venture capital

Who should apply: local and international high net worth individuals, family office investment managers, corporate venturing team members, emerging and future venture fund managers, and current and potential angel investors.

Startup Sprint

A fun weekend bootcamp to test the entrepreneurial waters.

Roll up your sleeves and get a taste for the fundamental steps of building a startup. Learn how to validate your business ideas and meet inspiring experts, mentors and like-minded entrepreneurs-to-be in a supportive but fast-paced environment.

Our next Startup Sprint will be held in November 2018.

Program details Have questions?

You’ll take away:

1. A step-by-step process to refine your business idea
2. A toolkit and startup hacks to increase your success
3. Actionable steps to attracting your first customers

Who should apply: If you’re a doer who loves new ideas and is curious about what it takes to start something, this is the first step.

Custom Masterclasses

Workshops designed to suit your teams’ needs. 

Entrepreneurship can expose your team to completely new ways of thinking and prepare them for the future of work. We can deliver masterclasses for your organisation to  immerse your staff to the startup world, sparking creativity and refreshing team dynamics.

Contact us to discuss how we can design a program for you.

Have questions?

Past programs:

  • Women in Science Commercialisation Bootcamp: Designed for The University of Melbourne’s Faculty of Science.
  • Entrepreneurship Immersion: Designed for International Scholar Laureate Program students for a half-day interactive session on Entrepreneurship in Australia.
  • 6-hour Startup Bootcamp: Designed for Ormond College students to get a crash-course on the startup process and spark entrepreneurial ways of working across their diverse fields of study.