Just like summer camps, winter schools are another avenue to acquire new skills. So, keeping in mind the winter holidays and the necessity of learning new things during this time, IIT Madras has started a Winter School Course.

What is it?

Indian Institute of Technology-Madras has started a 2-week, credited course of experiential learning, self-study and peer learning opportunities about social entrepreneurship and its related ecosystem.

How to apply?

Candidates may apply for the international winter school on social entrepreneurship, that will be held from December 3 to 14.

The early bird deadline for international students is May 11 and the regular deadline is June 1.

Indian participants may apply between August and November, according to a release.

For registration visit: http://csie.iitm.ac.in/socentschool/?page_id=22. Further information is available at http://csie.iitm.ac.in/socentschool/

How does it help you?

This course will especially help those students who wish to become a successful entrepreneur in the near future. This short-term course is a perfect guidance of this sector and provides a comprehensive understanding of social entrepreneurship.

Source: The Hindu