The Programme serves potential entrepreneurs keen to launch a sustainable business venture. Entrepreneurs in the early stages of setting up their venture will also find this programme very useful.
The SYB programme over 15 years has witnessed participants from varied educational backgrounds, skills sets, and professional experiences but with one common vision to start their own business. The average age profile of the participants range from 20years-40years+ with educational background from degree to post graduate, doctorate, engineers, lawyers, commerce background, doctors etc and from various parts of the country.
If you are a graduate and interested in becoming an entrepreneur, you are eligible to apply for the programme.
The programme is conducted over 4 months over weekends with a mix of online + hybrid mode. Offline sessions will be conducted in SPJIMR-Mumbai.
Yes, every module has study material either as supporting material, reference material, or additional readings or take home presentations from the faculty.
Our experience of 15 years indicates this is the optimal duration. Participants too, generally feel so.
Participants desirous of enrolling for the programme need to fill the online application form.
WE ACCEPT APPLICATIONS ON A CONTINUOUS BASIS; hence there are no last days for applying to any of the SYB programmes. We however, advise you to apply at the earliest considering the limited seats available for the programme.
The selection is made on the basis of information provided in the application form. We may contact you for more information if required. We seek sincere and committed participants keen to start their venture(s).
120 + participants from SYB Certification Programme have launched their ventures.
Post programme you get opportunity to network with entrepreneurs from the startup eco-system and family business ecosystem.
SYB participants, post completion of the programme get access to Vriddhi- a unique funding accelerator platform exclusively available to participants belonging to the Centre for Family Business & Entrepreneurship (CFBE).
The programme helps the start up business too. In running your own business, you must have felt the lack of management skills e.g. in cash flow, marketing, etc. that have come in the way of your achieving profitable growth. This Programme provides you the knowledge, skills and attitude for managing a growing Start-up, the mentoring to handle real life problems, and access to the entrepreneurial network
The course emphasis is on practical applications of the concepts discussed in class. We expect the participants to utilize them to get closer to launch of their venture.
Though there will be no examinations and grading, the participants will be expected to make presentations and participate in discussions at different stages of the programme.
You will be an alumnus for the Centre for Family Business & Entrepreneurship – CFBE at SPJIMR. As an alumnus, you will get an access to Vriddhi-a unique accelerator platform, opportunity to participate in alumni events held periodically and become part of the active group on social media.
The faculty for this programme is a mix of SPJIMR faculty and faculty experts drawn from the industry.
SPJIMR faculty has excellent experience in teaching SME's. We have also developed a network of Venture Capitalists, investors, marketers and others from the entrepreneurial ecosystem.
Please visit https://www.youtube.com/spjimrentrepreneurs to hear the first hand information regarding the programme experience by SYB alumni.
SPJIMR has been founded by Bharatiya Vidya Bhavan, among India's pioneering cultural and educational institute. The faculty is very conscious of abiding by the values of the institution. Among participants, the strong bonding developed eliminates the need for NDA.
We do not have a refund policy.
Deferment to the next batch shall be considered on the case to case basis. Participants may note that all deferred decisions shall be based on the prevailing terms and conditions of the said batch.