15.3901 New Enterprises

Class Info

Covers the process of identifying and quantifying market opportunities, then conceptualizing, planning, and starting a new, technology-based enterprise. Topics include opportunity assessment, the value proposition, the entrepreneur, legal issues, entrepreneurial ethics, the business plan, the founding team, seeking customers, and raising funds. Students develop detailed business plans for a start-up. Intended for students who want to start their own business, further develop an existing business, be a member of a management team in a new enterprise, or better understand the entrepreneur and the entrepreneurial process. Meets with 15.390 when offered concurrently. Students taking graduate version complete additional assignments.

This class has no prerequisites.

15.3901 will be offered this semester (Fall 2017). It is instructed by W. Aulet and C. Catalini.

Lecture occurs 4:00 PM to 5:30 PM on Mondays and Wednesdays in 32-141.

This class counts for a total of 9 credits.

You can find more information on MIT OpenCourseWare at the New Enterprises site or on the 15.3901 Stellar site.

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