Excerpt from course description

Leadership and valuation of a start-up company


The main objective of the course is to enable students to raise investor capital for a start-up company. The course will provide students with skills so that they are equipped to implement this process in practice. This involves being able to lead this process, assess the value of the company and understand the investor's perspective.

Student presentations, discussions, including interviews of entrepreneur / investment environments are planned.

Course content

  • Part 1: Profitability assessment.
  • Part 2: Valuation of start-up companies.
  • Part 3: How can a start-up company be financed?
  • Part 4: Management and project management
  • Part 5: Teamwork and communication
  • Part 6: Organization and further growth in start-up business


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