Entrepreneurship Certificate Program

in Business Idea Validation

Online6 weeksStarts 24th June, 2017Rs. 25,000 + Taxes

Learn. Experience. Apply

Expert Guidance and Feedback

Learn business idea evaluation frameworks from industry experts and understand real life successes and failures from entrepreneurs. Get regular feedback on your startup idea through UpGrad Idea Tracker.

Industry Mentorship

Receive 1-on-1 mentorship from industry experts who have been there and done that. Get clarity on the industry, your domain and avoid rookie mistakes when starting up.

Strong Network

Interact with fellow professionals, entrepreneurs, domain experts and become a part of the 500+ strong UpGrad Entrepreneurship Community

Program Vitals

Course Duration

24 Jun'17 - 12 Aug'17Online, 6 weeks

Time Commitment

6-8 hoursper week

Program Fee

Rs. 25,000 + Taxes Flexible EMI options

Learn from the Best

This online entrepreneurship program has been designed in collaboration with 40+ Top Entrepreneurs & 20+ Industry and Academic Experts.

Kunal Bahl

Kunal Bahl


Bhavish Aggarwal

Bhavish Aggarwal


Peyush Bansal, Co-Founder Lenskart

Peyush Bansal


Ambareesh Murty, Co-Founder Pepperfry

Ambareesh Murty


Bipin Singh, Co-Founder Mobikwik

Bipin Singh


Girish Mathrubootham, Co-Founder, Freshdesk

Girish Mathrubootham


Murugavel Janakiraman, Founder Matrimony

Murugavel Janakiraman


Pankaj Chaddah, Co-Founder Zomato

Pankaj Chaddah


Phanindra Sama, Founder, Redbus

Phanindra Sama


Rishi Malhotra, Co-Founder Saavn

Rishi Malhotra


Anuj Rakyan, Founder, Rakyan Beverages

Anuj Rakyan

Founder, Rakyan Beverages

Ashmeet Kapoor, Founder, I Say Organic

Ashmeet Kapoor


Debadutta Upadhyaya, Co-Founder, Timesaverz

Debadutta Upadhyaya


Neeraj Kakkar, Founder, Hector Beverages

Neeraj Kakkar


Vishal Gondal, Founder, GoQii

Vishal Gondal


Deep Kalra, Founder Make My Trip

Deep Kalra


Vasanti Venugopal

Abha Rishi

Chairperson for Entrepreneurship

Program Details

If you are interested in developing your business idea or have multiple ideas and want to understand which one to start with, then this program is made for you.

Online Program Content20+ Hours
Case Studies and Assignments5
1-on-1 Mentorship Sessions2
Live Q&A sessions 2
Idea Feedback
Dedicated Student Support

Program Syllabus

4 Modules6 weeks

Duration : 1 week

You will learn how you can come up with new ideas and also how you can further refine an already existing idea

Duration : 1 week

Through market analysis and solving a case study on market sizing, you will understand the viability of your idea in a given market

Duration : 1 week

You will identify various business models and their suitability in different cases. You will also evaluate whether your idea can lead to a successful business

Duration : 2 weeks

You will validate your idea by gathering feedback from users through industry relevant techniques

You will receive the download link in your email.