Entrepreneur challenge is one of the program organized by the Exco Keusahawanan dan tajaan of Science, Industry And Technology Experts Society (SCITEXS) for 2018/2019 session. This program is one the initiatives made to introduce and act as the stepping stone as well as a platform for the students to explore and learn deeply about entrepreneurship.
This program is a collaboration between the faculty of industrial science and technology and the cluster of entrepreneur of faculty of industrial management and involved about 538 participants which the students who took UGE2002 Technopreneurship courses for the semester 2 2018/2019 session. There were two activities that were conducted through this program namely Business Forum and sales activities of Technopreneurship students
Words form project manager: Nurul Aishah Bt Mohd Homri (Exco Keusahawanan Dan Tajaan SCITEXS)
“This program fully support the nurturing entrepreneurship program for the industrial revolution 4.0 and provides various entrepreneur-driven activities such as business forum and sales booths. The business forum is a platform for the students to gain knowledges to step up to begin a business and note the important aspects and criteria to look upon to open a business as well as the experiences from the experts and panel with various industrial backgrounds. The sales booth activities are seen as an practical activity to see how the participants are able to applies the entrepreneurial techniques they learned to attract their customers to sells their goods and make profit.
According to one of the participant, Fatin Umi Syahirah Binti Md Saad, she was happy with the experiences she had gained throughout the activities and fairly satisfied with facilities provided by the organizers. She is also won a third place for the sales booth activity and bring back RM50 worth of hamper.