• ISSN: 2010-023X
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    • DOI: 10.18178/IJTEF
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IJTEF 2014 Vol.5(3): 244-248 ISSN: 2010-023X
DOI: 10.7763/IJTEF.2014.V5.378

Problems That Are Faced by Students While Doing Their Entrepreneurship Projects: A Survey Conducted in Business Schools in Jabodetabek (Jakarta, Bogor, Depok, Tangerang and Bekasi)

Kerenhapukh Sugiarto, Honey Naresh Samtani, Stephanie Louissa Amaris, and Suresh Kumar
Abstract—Since entrepreneurship has become the biggest issue in many countries, Universities robustly introduce entrepreneurship skill not only for the business school students, but other majors as well. Universities have developed a real-life project of starting-up a business project in a determined period of time. Objective of this project is designed to develop an entrepreneurial mindset. This paper concisely highlights the issues faced by students doing entrepreneurship project in these fields i.e., production, management, finance, marketing, and technology. A quantitative survey method was chosen to explore the issues appropriately in Indonesia to increase the number of entrepreneurs which is currently 1.5% from the total population of Indonesia. This research conducted in Jakarta, Bogor, Depok, Tangerang, Bekasi (Jabodetabek – Indonesia) with a total of 280 respondents as sample. This paper is expected to further give field-tested recommendations for university authorities to give a better guidance of entrepreneurial projects for the students.

Index Terms—Business, entrepreneurship, entrepreneurship project, students, university.

The authors are with Faculty of Business, President University, Jababeka, Cikarang, Indonesia (e-mail: kerensugiarto@aol.com, honey_samtani@yahoo.com, louissamaris@gmail.com, sureshkumar@president.ac.id).

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Cite: Kerenhapukh Sugiarto, Honey Naresh Samtani, Stephanie Louissa Amaris, and Suresh Kumar, "Problems That Are Faced by Students While Doing Their Entrepreneurship Projects: A Survey Conducted in Business Schools in Jabodetabek (Jakarta, Bogor, Depok, Tangerang and Bekasi)," International Journal of Trade, Economics and Finance vol.5, no.3, pp. 244-248, 2014.

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