A’Sharqiyah varsity to launch BBA in entrepreneurship

MUSCAT: A’Sharqiyah University has started registrations for admission to Bachelor of Business Administration in Team Entrepreneurship. This is the first time that a bachelor’s programme in entrepreneurship is being offered in the Middle East and North Africa.
The BBA programme is being offered by the College of Business Administration (COBA) at A’Sharqiyah University (ASU) in cooperation with Tampere University of Applied Sciences, Finland.
The overall objective of the bachelors programme is to coach students to become real entrepreneurs in the real world .This is an original programme in that students of Team Entrepreneurship learn in a quasi-autonomous fashion, and they will be guided by a Coach as opposed to the old-fashioned teacher, according to an official at the university.
The BBA in Team Entrepreneurship is a four- year full time Bachelor degree, and the graduates will be qualified with skills to set up and manage a new company, or work on business development in a company. The programme trains students to become real entrepreneurs at the time of their graduation and uses modern training methods. The number of students in a batch is limited to 20.