Entrepreneurship development programme at DScE

Published : 24 Oct 2022 08:22 PM

Dhaka School of Economics is providing quality education in the field of economics as a constituent institute of the University of Dhaka. It provides degrees such as Bachelor of Entrepreneurial Economics (4 years), Post graduate diploma in Enterprise Development (9 months) and Master of Economics (Enterprise development - 18months) under the leadership of  eminent economist Dr. Qazi Kholiquzaman Ahmad and all degrees are awarded by University of Dhaka. Since establishment of the programmes several qualified faculties have been working in the institute. 

Since establishment of the programme several important seminars-conferences, symposiums, elevator pitch, startup has been arranged by the entrepreneurial economists’ club, Dhaka School of Economics. Some important programmes are mentioned below:

A seminar on “Project Planning, Analysis and Management“ was organized by Entrepreneurial Economists Club, Dhaka School of Economics on 27 May, 2017. On May 23, 2017 a total of nineteen students from the Post graduate Diploma in Enterprise Development programme of Dhaka School of Economics visited Social Upliftment Society (SUS), Savar, a partner organization of Pally Karma-Sahayak  Foundation (PKSF). 

 A seminar on “ Sustainability of Firm Managers in Economic Preferences” organized by Entrepreneurial Economists club  held on 10 January, 2017 where Keynote paper was presented by Prof. Dr. Afzal Rahim, a distinguished professor of  Management, Western Kentucky University, USA. Dhaka School of Economics arranged a seminar on “Building Quality in Higher education” held on 1st Janaury, 2017 where Prof. M. Habib Rahman, former President and CEO of Emirates College  for Management and Information technology in Dubai, UAE was keynote speaker.

Dhaka School of Economics (DScE) organized seminar titled “Banking and Insurance Procedures and Hindrance for Entrepreneurial Economics Growth” at its seminar room on October 3, 2019. Mr. Helal Ahmed Chowdhury Supernumerary Professor, BIBM was the Chief Guest. DScE organized a seminar, titled 'To Build Entrepreneurial Spirit and Employability Skill' and inaugural ceremony of 'Model of Economic Incubator' on August 13, 2018. Main paper was presented by Dr. Yashoda Krishna Durge. 

The Entrepreneurship Economics Programme of DScE always tries to make a bridge between theoretical and practical knowledge. 

To fill the gap of practical knowledge, the programme always arranges field trips. 

The Entrepreneurship Economics Programme of DScE organize seminars, conferences and webinars to augment the knowledge base of the students. The seminars have been arranged on contemporary issues related to entrepreneurship and current scenario of the economy. The programme provides opinions, suggestions and policy recommendations on national budget for the well-being of the economy. 

Entrepreneurial Economics Programme of Dhaka School of Economics focuses on providing  outcome-based education. What is now needed is economic incubator and we hope that those who are rich will come to help establish economic incubator at the Dhaka School of Economics. Our motto is to build entrepreneur 100 per annum. Our modus operandi of education is to serve the nation with true love. We appeal to the govt to make DScE  a specialized Economic University. 

Authors: Rehana Parvin, Assistant professor, Sara Tasneem, Assistant professor and Shamim Ahmad, Lecturer, DScE