Soumya Singh

I thank the ACEEDE team for conducting the program. I've learned so much from the program and the mentors were very approachable throughout the program. I am glad that I attended the course and will definitely like to explore and join other programs in the future.

Runa Gajbhiye

I really enjoyed the start-up essential program. To be honest this was my first online course and experience was amazing. The course outline and powerpoint presentations were extremely helpful. Looking forward to taking more online courses in the future.

Amit Agrawal

The sessions of the Start-up Essential program were indeed enlightening and I wish to thank the expert team of ACEEDE for the same

Program Structure

Module 1:Ideation for Success

Module 2:Innovation for Competitive Advantage

Module 3:Incubating an Enterprise

Module 4:Financing your Project, Formulation, Appraisal and Risk Management

Module 5:Team Building & Intrapreneurship

Module 6:Technology as an Enabler for Scalability

Module 7:Automated Customer Acquisition

Module 8:Brands & Valuation

Module 9:Business Partnerships & Networks

Module 10:Design and IPR

Module 11:Quality and Certification for Sustainability

Module 12:Government Policies and Globalization

+ 4 LIVE SESSIONSWITH MENTORS in various sectors

Course Outcome

This Program explores how one can be a successful start up entrepreneur. The Program is unique as it guides participants to formulate and transform an entrepreneurial idea into a new start up venture. The Program examines the real-world challenges and risks associated with starting a new venture and offers strategies of overcoming them.
The Program presents a whole new understanding of entrepreneurial mindset and action. The Program provides a set of steps, frameworks and tools that can be used to understand all important requirements for building a startup operation from scratch, and the entire process from building a prototype, launching of products or services, to scaling up the business.

At the end of the program, one will be able to:

  • Identify entrepreneurial ideas with entrepreneurial thinking. Pursue big ideas that really matter to customers
  • Create innovative business models to effectively design value propositions.
  • Build financing strategies with an understanding of short-term finance alternatives, capital structures, cost of capital, sources of entrepreneurial capital including angel investors and venture capitalists, and alternative sources of capital.
  • Craft a business model that minimizes risks and maximizes your success.
  • Explore the marketing of innovations by learning tactics to gather marketing research and customer intelligence, understanding the need for adopting a customer-orientation, applying marketing strategies to dynamic environments and building and managing brands.
  • Anticipate organizational challenges and build, motivate and lead a team to Success.

Instruction & Course Materials

The Program is conducted online on our LMS platform. This live interactive, immersive instruction model is designed for busy existing entrepreneurs and starts-up. All reading materials for this Program will be made accessible to you through the LMS. Notes for each module are often downloadable, and you are able to save any information or collateral you use to your personal profile. All learning material and recorded lectures will be available for the participants, which can be accessed for up to 12 weeks.

  • Course Modules: Twelve
  • Course Duration: 4 weeks
  • Online Instruction: 12 hours
  • Commitment: 3 hours per week
  • Fees: Rs 8000 + GST