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Educational Opportunities

Looking to add value to your degree and to your research? Our entrepreneurial and research-based learning opportunities promote and develop competencies as they relate to research practice and entrepreneurship.

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Postdoctoral Studies


PhD in Business Administration

(Entrepreneurship Discipline)

The Ivey Business School's PhD Program in Business Administration is a full-time research-based program designed to develop scholars and to place its graduates at high-quality research universities around the world. The program offers various areas of study, including Entrepreneurship.

Co-Curricular Programs


Entrepreneurial Certificates


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The Founder's Journey

The Founder’s Journey, an Entrepreneurial Process, is an eight-module course that guides participants through the step-by-step process of nurturing and growing a new venture. The program was developed in collaboration with Morrissette Entrepreneurship, RBC Future Launch and The Globe and Mail.

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Innovative Thinking

In a world where change is the only constant, the need to be innovative has never been more crucial. Learn flexible, transferable and collaborative methods and tools for approaching problems in creative ways. Inspire others to develop and exercise innovation and creativity in problem-solving. This program is taught by Western Continuing Studies

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Social Enterprise Development

Improve your community, advance your mission and create financial sustainability. This three-course certificate will provide you with the basics you need to develop a sustainable business model. Learn the value of social enterprise and decide if it is right for your organization. This program is taught by Western Continuing Studies

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The Certificate in Entrepreneurship

This certificate was created to engage Ivey HBA and MBA students in the knowledge and practice of entrepreneurship, which aims to enhance their ability to achieve their professional, economic and personal dreams. Students enrolled in this program undertake a coordinated set of courses and experiences that will position them to begin their entrepreneurial journeys. This program is taught in-house.