Sustainable entrepreneurship

Embark on a transformative journey towards becoming an entrepreneur who not only thrives in the information age but also champions sustainability and wellbeing. Our comprehensive course provides you with crucial skills and tools essential for navigating the dynamic landscape of sustainable entrepreneurship.



  • You’ll gain crucial skills and tools to help you become an entrepreneur that supports sustainability and creates wellbeing in today’s information age
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To you who

  • This course is designed for anyone interested in sustainable entrepreneurship.
  • Suitable for both bachelor’s and master-level students.


After completion of this course you will be able to:

  • Explain the key concepts in sustainable entrepreneurship and the journey of the entrepreneur.
  • Develop skills in self-management and cultivate an entrepreneurial mindset and creativity.
  • Identify ways that entrepreneurship can promote sustainability and wellbeing.
  • Develop entrepreneurial competencies suited for the needs of the emerging information societies.
  • Create ideas for entrepreneurship for sustainability and wellbeing.

Subject areas of the course:

  • How to become a sustainable entrepreneur
  • Skills and mindset of the sustainable entrepreneur
  • Creating wellbeing as an entrepreneur
  • Sustainable entrepreneurship in information societies
  • Sustainability-driven entrepreneur ecosystems

Mode of Teaching and Methods

  • Online study independently.

Study Material

  • This course’s material is located in FutureLearn -platform, which has over 10 million users. Learners can take part in short video lectures, articles, discussions, and tests at a distance on their own time. All course material is adapted for use on both mobile devices and computers. You can easily register on FutureLearn and take a course free of charge. Link can be found on moodle page.
  • Please notice that even though there is a possibility to also buy a course certificate in the Future learn platform, this is not needed, since you will credits through VAMK.


  • Passed / failed

Schedule and Location

  • Study independently. You’ll have access to course material on Futurelearn for five weeks and can start at a timeframe fitting for you.

More information about the course

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