Entrepreneurship Education in TVET

Date : February 10 - 14, 2014   /
Venue : Bakthapur, Nepal   /
Program Type: In-Country Program   /
Collaborating Organization: Government of Nepal through Council for Technical Education and Vocational Training (CTEVT)  /

The main program contents are as follows:

Special Lecture on Skills Development in South Asia: Trends in Afghanistan, Bangladesh, India, Nepal and Pakistan

Theme Papers:

  • Theme Paper 1: Relevance of Entrepreneurship Education in Present Times
  • Theme Paper 2: Application of Blue Ocean Strategy for Entrepreneurship Promotion in TVET
  • Theme Paper 3: Identification of Potential Entrepreneurs for Effective Entrepreneurship Promotion
  • Theme Paper 4: Overview of Entrepreneurial Support Agencies in Nepal and Facilities/Incentives offered to Entrepreneurs


  • Task 1: Self Analysis for Becoming Entrepreneur
  • Task 2: Identification of Internal and External Factors in Successful Entrepreneurs
  • Task 3: Entrepreneurial Motivation Training-I (Creativity, Who AM I and Ring Toss Game- Experiential Learning Exercises)
  • Task 4: Entrepreneurial Motivation Training-II (Thematic Apperception Test - Experiential Learning Exercise)

Industrial Visit to 2 Small or Medium Scale Enterprises and Interaction with their Entrepreneurs

National Seminar: Strengthening Entrepreneurship Education in TVET Sector of Nepal

  • Paper Presentation 1: Entrepreneurship Education in TVET Sector of Nepal: Current Status and Future Recommendations
  • Paper Presentation 2: Industrial Policy of Nepal and Resultant Entrepreneurial Opportunities for TVET Graduates
  • Paper Presentation 3: Emerging Global Trends- Social, Women and Rural Entrepreneurship
  • Paper Presentation 4: Expectations of Entrepreneurs from TVET Institutions for Promoting Entrepreneurship

Project Work

  • Action Planning for Intensification of Results Based Entrepreneurship Education in TVET Sector