Launch of IBA PSO Youth Entrepreneurship Program (YEP)

30th October 2019: Launch of IBA PSO Youth Entrepreneurship Program (YEP)

October 30, 2019: IBA Center for Entrepreneurial Development (CED) in collaboration with PSO CSR Trust has launched a 50-hours Entrepreneurship certificate course in IBA City Campus for 125 Youth (both male & females) in Karachi. The certificate course is aimed at providing micro entrepreneurship and life skills training to the young minds through which they can start their own businesses.

This 8-days training program is spread over a period of 2 months with a curriculum based on a mix of classroom training and experiential learning exercises. Moreover, the students will be provided 100% scholarship and travelling allowance, sponsored by PSO CSR Trust. The participants hailed from different Institutes from marginalized areas of Karachi including, Korangi, Landhi, North Karachi, New Karachi, Baldia Town, Sultanabad etc.

Dr. Shahid Qureshi (Program Director – IBA CED) conducted the session in the male batch, while in parallel Ms. Ambreen Khan (Instructor – IBA CED) conducted the session in the female batch. The students went through various case studies and simulations which aimed at inculcating an entrepreneurial mindset amongst them i.e. how to start their small-scale businesses with the least amount of resources. They were given the tasks of exploring or/and pursuing entrepreneurial opportunities in their neighborhood and share the progress in next class after 2 weeks.

30th October 2019: Launch of IBA PSO Youth Entrepreneurship Program (YEP)
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