Explore a future in entrepreneurship and innovation at UBC. 

Learn from seasoned entrepreneurs and academic experts across UBC through approved for-credit courses provided by the UBC Sauder School of Business and the Faculty of Applied Science. Designed for current UBC students curious about learning the foundations of building a venture, you can find an option that is right for you.




COMM 280 teaches you the foundations of how to build a business.

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New Venture Design

COMM 466/APSC 486 helps you to work on building a viable product prototype and business plan.

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Innovation Leadership

COMM 383 introduces frameworks from the social sciences that are useful for understanding organizational innovation processes.

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New Enterprise Development 

COMM 497 covers particular problems and experiences encountered in starting, developing and managing new enterprises.

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Technology Entrepreneurship

BAEN 506/APSC 54 provides graduate students with an experience-based introduction into the lean start-up process.

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Entrepreneurial Thinking for Applied Scientists 

APSC 540 covers issues and case studies in creating and running engineering ventures and projects.

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Pursue a major in Entrepreneurship

For BCom students interested in a future in entrepreneurship.

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Pursue an MBA track in Entrepreneurship

For MBA students looking to deepen their understanding of entrepreneurship.

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Pursue a minor in Entrepreneurship

For Applied Science students seeking the knowledge and practical skills necessary for forming a successful company.

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We are located across UBC Point Grey and Robson Square Campus. Learn more about our locations

We acknowledge that the UBC Point Grey and Robson Square campuses are situated on the traditional, ancestral, and unceded territory of the xʷməθkʷəy̓əm (Musqueam), Skwxwú7mesh (Squamish), Stó:lō and Səl̓ílwətaʔ/Selilwitulh (Tsleil- Waututh) Nations.

About us

entrepreneurship@UBC propels UBC innovations out into the world through venture creation, providing UBC students, researchers, faculty members, alumni and staff with the resources, networks, and funding they need to succeed.

We are a part of Innovation UBC in the Vice-President, Research and Innovation (VPRI) portfolio

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