International Entrepreneurship Challenge IEC

The International Entrepreneurship Challenge (IEC) Programme provides organizations a tailor-made market access plan by a team of MSc students in their final year of study at the LUT School of Business.

IEC is targeted at new ventures and corporate new ventures in Finland. IEC has paired over 300 students with several companies in Finland. The students work with key members of the organization to address strategic business issues and to develop a comprehensible and independent plan for internationalization.

Application deadline for the 2014 programme is 31st May 2014. The programme runs between September and November 2014 with companies having international growth plans.

Tekes has funded the development of the IEC and can provide contacts and network connections for the programme.

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