Entrepreneurship and Management in TVET

Date : Oct. 5-9, 2015 /
Venue : Thimphu, Bhutan /
Program Type: In-Country Program /

Main Contents

The main contents of the Regional program are as follows:

Special Lecture: Trends, Issues and Challenges in Entrepreneurial Education in TVET

Theme Papers:

  • Theme Paper 1: Relevance of Entrepreneurship in Present Times
  • Theme Paper 2: Leadership and Managerial Skills for Entrepreneurs
  • Theme Paper 3: Application of Blue Ocean Strategy for Entrepreneurship Promotion in TVET
  • Theme Paper 4: Facilities/Incentives/ Loans offered to Entrepreneurs in Bhutan
  • Theme Paper 5: Managing Human Resources in Enterprises


  • Task 1: Entrepreneurial Motivation Training (Creativity, Who AM I and Ring Toss Game- Experiential Learning Exercises)
  • Task 2: Identification of Internal and External Factors in Successful Entrepreneurship
  • Task 3: Entrepreneurial Motivation Training (Thematic Apperception Test - Experiential Learning Exercise)

Industrial Visit to 1-2 Small Scale Enterprises and Interaction with their Entrepreneurs

National Seminar: Entrepreneurship Education in TVET Sector of Bhutan

  • Paper Presentation 1: Role of Information and Communication Technologies ( ICT) in Entrepreneurship Education
  • Paper Presentation 2: Entrepreneurial Opportunities for TVET Graduates of Bhutan
  • Paper Presentation 3: Emerging Global Trends- Women and Rural Entrepreneurship
  • Paper Presentation 4: Social Entrepreneurship: Scope and Future Perspectives

Project Work

  • Action Planning for Strengthening Entrepreneurship Education in TVET Sector of Bhutan