The ENCORE project enhances entrepreneurship by building capacity in higher educational institutions in Bhutan, Nepal and Laos.
The aims of the project are:
- To promote entrepreneurship education, the creation of an entrepreneurial mind set and disruptive business development at HEIs in Bhutan, Nepal and Laos to benefit from sustainable and professional business development on a national, regional and local level.
- To enhance the university-business cooperation in the field of entrepreneurship to foster the concept and the idea of business development, increase teaching quality and in the long-run to increase the employability of graduates.
- To foster innovation in the field of entrepreneurship by including established entrepreneurs in student-business learning activities within an institutionalized physical environment.
- Internationalization of higher education institutions and countries having limited access to international cooperation in research and capacity building.
Project manager at Haaga-Helia: Eva Holmberg
Partners: Haaga-Helia, Joanneum, University of Alicante, Royal University of Bhutan (Gedu College), Royal Thimphu College, Tribhuvan University, Global College International, Souphanouvong University and National University of Laos
Funding: Erasmus+, capacity building