Global Technology Entrepreneurship Program

September 2014 - March 2017


In the GTEP (Global Technology Entrepreneurship Program), the innovation is defined as Innovation = Intelligence (science technology) x Entrepreneurship, and through lectures and practical training programs, GTEP aims to foster human resources who can create innovation.

This program is a part of the EDGE program of the Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology, and graduate students and young researchers (including researchers in company) are eligible for the program. GTEP aims to cultivate human resources through the following 5 modules within the program.

1. Module A-1: Intensive Seminar

The seminar which invites highly respected teachers from overseas universities is held at weekends twice a year for focusing on topics such as entrepreneurship, open innovation, design thinking, etc.


2. Module A-2: Overseas Training Program

The educational program provides some workshops and a visit to local universities, VCs and startup businesses at overseas innovation hotspots.


3. Module B/C: Practical Education for Commercialization

The program aims to offer a comprehensive experience with customer development model-based venture creation processes.


4. Module D: Entrepreneur Platform

The platform provides a laboratory to make prototypes and offers a coaching system to support the project with a high possibility of commercialization.





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Kyoto University Graduate School of Management Administrative Office

Yoshida Honmachi, Sakyo-ku, Kyoto-shi
Kyoto 606-8501, Japan