entrepreneurship

Entrepreneurship - The entrepreneurial spirit at the USMB

Are you a student at the USMB and motivated by entrepreneurship and the creation of your own company?
You will find all the information you need here! The spirit of entrepreneurship reflects the USMB's desire to make student entrepreneurship a priority by offering the opportunity to follow entrepreneurship training courses, by encouraging the conduct of entrepreneurial projects during studies and by improving the recognition of the skills developed by our student entrepreneurs.
Created in 2011, the Pôle Entrepreneuriat de l'Université Savoie Mont Blanc is a scheme for students who have a real desire to become entrepreneurs.


SUMMARY

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The national student-entrepreneur status

This status will provide you with the skills and resources to help you build your project over the course of a year.

For whom?

All students, regardless of year or academics, who have a business creation project, whatever its nature and stage of development.

This scheme is above all about sharing and helping each other, both between student-entrepreneurs and with professionals and caches.
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What's in it for you?

For one year :

  • Personalised support from professional and university tutors
  • Networking with players in the entrepreneurial ecosystem (support, financing)
  • Access to numerous events organised by the Pépite oZer, the USMB entrepreneurship centre and its partners
  • Access to the coworking space
  • Access to the entrepreneurship course offered by the USMB
  • Expert vouchers to meet a specialist
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The student-entrepreneur diploma

Created to enhance your student-entrepreneur career, this diploma accompanies the status of student-entrepreneur with a personalized and dedicated academics qualification in entrepreneurship and project management. Favouring learning by doing, it is based on digital teaching resources. This diploma allows you to carry out your project with maximum security and visibility.

For whom?

All students, whatever their year or academics , who have a business creation project, whatever its nature and stage of progress. The student-entrepreneur diploma (D2E) is compulsory for young graduates and for those with a baccalaureate in order to benefit from student status and related advantages (grants, social security, access to accommodation, catering). It is compulsory for students at the end of their course (L3 without a continuation, M2, Doctorate).

What's in it for you?

All the advantages of student-entrepreneur status with the added bonus of :

  • Networking with players in the entrepreneurial ecosystem (support, financing)
  • Access to numerous events organised by the Pépite oZer, the USMB entrepreneurship centre and its partners
  • Accommodation in a partner incubator, Savoie Technolac or Galiléo, with access to all its events
  • Supervision by a teacher tutor in addition to a professional tutor
  • An adjustment of studies: the possibility of substituting the entrepreneurial project for the internship or the final project
  • Access to training courses offered by the USMB and its partners
  • Access to the entrepreneurship course offered by the USMB
  • Access to the coworking space
  • Experts' afternoon
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The entrepreneurial path

It is a semester of free training and coaching with speakers from the business world and specialists in project management, business planning, market research or individual coaching.

For whom?

All students from baccalaureate to baccalaureate+8, with or without a personal project to create a company but with a real motivation and will to undertake.

When?

The academics takes place over 6 months, on Thursday afternoons in 3-hour modules from September to January on the Bourget-du-Lac or Annecy campuses.

What's in it for you?

For one year :

  • Networking with the actors of the entrepreneurial ecosystem allowing you to acquire skills and knowledge and to confirm your project
  • Accommodation in a partner incubator, Savoie Technolac or Galiléo, with access to all its events
  • Support for your project from the incubator's expert partners
  • Access to the 15 workshops of the course led by experts in business creation.

These devices will guide me, show me how to proceed and how to set up projects that are important to me. MARINE

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Entrepreneurship events

Throughout the year, the Pôle Entrepreneuriat also offers numerous networking events, project support, entrepreneurship awareness and training. These events will help you to get started with your project or just to get an insight into the world of entrepreneurship.

Most of these events are open to USMB students and staff, so it's best to contact our team!

  • Idea Challenge: Regional competition for the best student idea
  • "I love my Boss, that's me!"
  • Shared lunches: An informal lunch between student-entrepreneurs and a professional for a special moment - Tuesdays or Thursdays (contact us)
  • Pitch competition "PITCH LIVE", "Energy pitch": An opportunity to pitch an idea, a project in front of a jury of experts
  • BarCamp breaks: from 12:00 to 14:00, a stand is set up in the various components to raise awareness of entrepreneurship among students and staff
  • CAFÉ CRÉA
  • Web-conferences and web-roundtables organised throughout the year
  • Student Entrepreneurship and Be a Boss webinars
  • Real Business game: A life-size game with the entrepreneurs of the 2 Savoies
  • Creation of "local SME cases" for teachers
  • Summer School: A 3-day seminar on renewable energy and entrepreneurship
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Key steps to register

Procedures, files, meetings, devices ...

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The USMB's partners

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The "succestories".

WEDENMADE - Cyril Jiguet and Arthur Escoffier - new materials / 3D NOVA ALPES - Théo Dague and Paul-Clément Rivière - fluid design office / RUNMOTION - Guillaume Adam - digital sports coach / WENS - Lucie Gervaud - aquatic hand rehabilitation glove / ECOCLINE - Mélissa Carcassonne - support for the optimisation of company waste / INNATA - Clément Naudy and Louise Allemand - decorative accessories and clothing in mountain pastures / BLACK OWL - Yann Durandard and Vincent Chatellet - sports events / PICT'YOUR COMPANY - Aurélie Follain - corporate photography / LES CAFETIERS - Alban Pignarre - café restaurant / HUCO - François Colin, David Wayntal and Thomas Bosviel - application development / EDEN GARDE - Ornella Dullelari - pet-sitting website / INCEPTION OF FLIGHT - Lionel Cauyette and Rêve Marie-dit-Dadet - drone photography - DENIS VERDIER DESIGN - Denis Verdier - web agency / AFTERSWIM - Nicolas Carré and Gilles Brossault - swimming costume wringer / DH CONCEPT, accompaniment of work-renovation - David Braesch - building renovation

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Contact us

For more information, please contact our team! We will be happy to answer all your questions.

Entrepreneurship Unit

  •  pole.entrepreneuriat@univ-smb.fr
  • Campus le Bourget-du-lac - Building 8C - Office 255 - 04.79.75.94.21
  • Annecy-le-vieux Campus - "Mont-Blanc" coworking room - IAE Building

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