Anyone desirous of starting their own business may find it quite a daunting task to decide on which field(s) of study to take up in college to increase the chances of success in their venture. Whichever the subject(s) chosen, study should ideally combine both theoretical and practical education.
In this article, we discuss, how 1) choosing the right education depends on business model, 2) theoretical useful things to study to become an entrepreneur, and 3) examples of entrepreneurs with different educational background, explaining how their educational background helped them.
CHOOSING THE RIGHT EDUCATION DEPENDS ON BUSINESS MODEL
It is advisable for a prospective entrepreneur to go for a degree in, or major in that subject which would align well with the intended business model or key product/service to be offered. For example, if the intended business is associated with the information technology industry,