Entrepreneurship Education and Students’ Career Choice
Entrepreneurship is regarded as one of the key economic development strategies to advance a country’s economic growth and to sustain its competitiveness in facing the increasing trends of globalization. This study aimed to explore the effects of entrepreneurship education on the development of self-confidence and students’ career choice as an entrepreneur. Findings of this study noted a positive significant effect of the entrepreneurial curriculum and content, and entrepreneurial internship programs on student’s self-confidence. Findings also noted a positive and significant effect of the university’s role in promoting entrepreneurship, entrepreneurial internship programs, and self-confidence on students’ career choice as an entrepreneur. Findings of this study therefore provide a clear indication to academicians and academic policy makers about the effectiveness of the current entrepreneurial education programs designed and practiced by public universities in Malaysia.
No Reference information available - sign in for access.
No Citation information available - sign in for access.
No Supplementary Data.
No Article Media
Document Type: Research Article
Affiliations: Faculty of Entrepreneurship and Business, Universiti Malaysia Kelantan, Kota Bharu, Malaysia
Publication date: April 1, 2017
More about this publication?
- ADVANCED SCIENCE LETTERS is an international peer-reviewed journal with a very wide-ranging coverage, consolidates research activities in all areas of (1) Physical Sciences, (2) Biological Sciences, (3) Mathematical Sciences, (4) Engineering, (5) Computer and Information Sciences, and (6) Geosciences to publish original short communications, full research papers and timely brief (mini) reviews with authors photo and biography encompassing the basic and applied research and current developments in educational aspects of these scientific areas.
- Editorial Board
- Information for Authors
- Subscribe to this Title
- Ingenta Connect is not responsible for the content or availability of external websites