Darden Entrepreneurship Program

    the FIRST YEARthe SECOND YEAR
  • quarters
    1 & 2
  • january
  • quarters
    3 & 4
  • summer
  • quarters
    1 & 2
  • january
  • quarters
    3 & 4
  • summer

PRACTICUM

E-Conference
A series of entrepreneurship events that bring together students, alumni and local entrepreneurs to share experiences and advice.

COMPETITIONS

Concept Competition
Preliminary event for the UVA Cup.  Its primary purpose is to encourage the development of new ventures, either for profit or social benefit, by Darden students. 

UVA Cup
Cross-university competition that will decide the ultimate entrepreneurial concept champion of the year for the entire University of Virginia.

COURSES

 

PRACTICUM

VC-Bootcamp
An intensive 2-1/2 day workshop for Darden MBA students interested in understanding the world of venture capital funding.

COMPETITIONS

 

COURSES

 

PRACTICUM

Accelerator
Students of various UVA Schools collaborate on market needs and technologies to address those needs.

COMPETITIONS

VCIC
Preliminary event for th annual international Venture Capital Investment Competition organized by UNC Kenan-Flagler Business School.

Spring Competitions: Effectual De-Risking and B-Plan Competition 2.0
Encourages the development of new business ventures & ideas by members of the Darden and UVA- competition added in February called Effectual De-Risking Competition to help you flesh out your ideas. Click on competition title on left hand column.

COURSES

Spring Courses
Darden entrepreneurship courses include case-based, design-intensive and hands-on offerings.

PRACTICUM

Batten Venture Internship Program
Provides Darden students the opportunity to pursue summer internships with venture capital firms and their portfolio companies.

Incubator
Support for MBA students interested in developing their own early-stage business ventures.

COMPETITIONS

 

COURSES

 

PRACTICUM

E-Conference
A series of entrepreneurship events that bring together students, alumni and local entrepreneurs to share experiences and advice.

DVPs
Targeted program to offer students (ONLY 2nd YEARS) a chance to frame issues, analyze data, and present solutions in a real-world environment with the guidance of Darden faculty.

Accelerator
Students of various UVA Schools collaborate on market needs and technologies to address those needs.

COMPETITIONS

Concept Competition
Preliminary event for the UVA Cup.  Its primary purpose is to encourage the development of new ventures, either for profit or social benefit, by Darden students. 

UVA Cup
Cross-university competition that will decide the ultimate entrepreneurial concept champion of the year for the entire University of Virginia.

COURSES

Fall Courses
Darden entrepreneurship courses include case-based, design-intensive and hands-on offerings.

PRACTICUM

VC-Bootcamp
An intensive 2-1/2 day workshop for Darden MBA students interested in understanding the world of venture capital funding.

COMPETITIONS

 

COURSES

January Courses
Darden entrepreneurship courses include case-based, design-intensive and hands-on offerings.

PRACTICUM

Innovation and the Design Experience
Examines how design thinking and innovation principles can be used to enhance the value and accelerate the development of business opportunities that deliver organic growth.

Accelerator
Students of various U.Va. Schools collaborate on market needs and technologies to address those needs.

DVPs
Targeted program to offer students a chance to frame issues, analyze data, and present solutions in a real-world environment with the guidance of Darden faculty.

COMPETITIONS

VCIC
Preliminary event for the annual international Venture Capital Investment Competition organized by UNC Kenan-Flagler Business School.

Effectual De-Risking and B-Plan Competition 2.0
Encourages the development of new business ventures by members of the Darden and UVA communities-competition added in February called Effectual De-Risking Competition. Click on competition title on left hand column.

COURSES

Spring Courses
Darden entrepreneurship courses include case-based, design-intensive and hands-on offerings.

PRACTICUM

Incubator
Support for MBA students interested in developing their own early-stage business ventures.

COMPETITIONS

 

COURSES