Chenraj Roychand Center for Entrepreneurship (CRCE)
The Chenraj Roychand Center for Entrepreneurship (CRCE) was predominantly set-up to bolster entrepreneurial atmosphere among budding entrepreneurs. The initiative cell becomes a viable platform for millennials to identify challenges, produce innovative and creative ideas and solutions, gain practical experience and build network with leaders and members in the business field.
Identify Your Passion
Whether you are driven by a compelling business idea, a pressing social need or a desire to foster innovation – discovering your unique passion is a critical step on the path to successful entrepreneurship. The CRCE is one such unique forum that allows you to explore and lead you to many kinds of ventures and types of entrepreneurship that fits your goal.
The CRCE comprises courses that cover theoretical and experiential learning including workshops, where students get an opportunity to work with entrepreneurial experts and receive consultation on high-level projects.
The team-based course helps you assess your entrepreneurial interests and gauge opportunities in terms of market potential. The assessment process will also help you to examine the strategic, operational, financial, and market viability of a business idea.
Guide to Business Plans and Proposals
A well-honed business plan not only helps build a strong foundation for your venture but also acts as a critical asset for attracting seed capital, partners, and advisors. The course helps your own venture idea through financial forecasting and in-depth market research. It also helps you discover multiple ways of establishing a not-for-profit business or social venture, including a comprehensive understanding of the costs and benefits of various financing systems.
The course through its immersive learning workshops helps you engage in a successful partnership with an entrepreneur and complete professional consulting assignment. The initiative being part of the “entrepreneurship-in action” allows you to complete a project of strategic importance correspondingly helps you gather experience and build networks to support your own objectives. With special approval from the faculty, you can use this course to launch your own venture.
Managing the High Growth Firm
Launching a business is exciting but sustaining it is a mark of a successful entrepreneur. During the course of launching a new venture, you will experience critical challenges: funding a start-up, building market awareness and growing relationships with customers, employees and suppliers. Adding you will be highly exposed to the competitive environment or “company killers” and learn how to safeguard against common pitfalls.
Fostering Networks and Mentor Relationships
CRCE teaches entrepreneurial readiness facilitated by providing members exposure to thriving role models. At each level of this innovative program, you will be provided with valuable insights to build networks and develop mentor relationships. In the classroom, you will be in interaction with other talented students with diverse perspectives and ideas and understand the CRCE ecosystem.