This is the course for anybody who ever had a great idea who wanted to do something with it. The University of Melbourne’s Master of Entrepreneurship, delivered at Wade Institute, will provide students with the knowledge and skills they need to develop and launch new innovative businesses
The course will help students to successfully commercialise products and services, and to help them to launch their first business or build the strength of their future businesses. This is a strategic, industry-leading program for anybody who wants to build a career in the exciting and rapidly exploding world of start-ups.
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Program Structure: Sample full-time program
We don’t want financial capacity to be a barrier for aspiring entrepreneurs, so all Master of Entrepreneurship applicants are eligible to apply for scholarships and financial aid. Talk to us about how to apply.
$10,000 to $25,000 – Ormond Entrepreneurs’ Scholarship x 8
Major contributors: Bill Hopper, Janet and Andrew Michelmore, Annie and John Paterson Foundation, Alex and Rob Priestley, and David Williamson.
$25,000 – Corrs Chambers Westgarth Entrepreneurs’ Scholarship
Offered to ensure that entrepreneurs with the greatest potential can bring their ideas to life. Established by Corrs Chambers Westgarth, they are also our expert legal advisors and will teach the legal components to the Master of Entrepreneurship studies.
$25,000 – Impact Entrepreneurship Scholarship
Offered to support an emerging entrepreneur with the potential to positively impact social or environmental challenges. Established by Amanda Coote, co-founder of Forever New, she is also a founding advisory board member of the University of Melbourne’s Impact Entrepreneurship Program, Compass.
$25,000 – Naomi Milgrom Scholarship
Offered to a female entrepreneur to increase the representation of female business owners. Established by retail executive Naomi Milgrom, CEO of Sussan Group.
$25,000 – Neville and Di Bertalli Scholarship x 2
Offered to two emerging entrepreneurs with a demonstrated commitment to the agricultural sector. Established by Neville and Di Bertalli Scholarship to inspire entrepreneurs to change the future of Australia’s agricultural practices and food production.
$25,000 – Australia Post Scholarship
Offered to an emerging entrepreneur interested in creating an e-commerce business or an entrepreneur who intends to locate their business in regional or rural Australia. Established by Australia Post to foster entrepreneurship for female founders, social causes, and regional communities.
$25,000 – MYOB Scholarship
Offered to an emerging entrepreneur to support and nurture their learning in entrepreneurship and innovation.
$20,000 – STEMM Scholarship
Offered to someone with an undergrad or postgraduate degree in any STEMM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics, and Medicine) discipline interested in commercialising their STEMM research or ideas.
$15,000 – Credit Suisse Scholarship
Offered to an emerging high-potential entrepreneur to support and nurture their startup journey.
up to $20K – Wade Financial Assistance x up to 10
Faculty of Business & Economics, Graduate Merit Scholarships
50% fee-remission scholarships based on academic merit. All applicants are automatically considered for this scholarship.
$10,000 – ‘Best Startup Pitch’ Prize x 2
Sponsored by Credit Suisse and CMB Capital, two $10,000 prizes are offered to graduates of the Master of Entrepreneurship who effectively pitch their start-up ideas to a panel of investors and leading entrepreneurs, at the end of year Pitch Night.
MYOB Essentials Subscription
Available for all current and graduating students to use within their first year of business.
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