Non-Degree / Dates: 9-13 July 2018

The course is intended to contribute to the students’ systematic understanding of social enterprises in order to promote social inclusion of vulnerable people in the community in a sustainable way combining entrepreneurship skills with social responsibility.

After the course, the participant has acquired the knowledge about the characteristic of social enterprises, is able to combine business and social aspect and has improved his /her professional skills to use methods of business development and marketing in order to establish social enterprises.

Co-operating partners: Estonian Network of Social Enterprises, CARe Europe, Helpific.


Zsolt Bugarszki

Aune Lillemets

Jodee Lim


Every day lessons and seminars will be organised as contact hours between 10:00am and 02:00pm while project plans will be developed in small groups independently in the afternoons. Please see the more detailed schedule here.


This course is suitable for students and specialists from social work or related fields (health, psychology, sociology, education etc).  The preconditions (education level, work experience etc) for the participation are not required.

Credit points

During the course, students will create their own plan for social enterprises combining skills and knowledges from different study fields. Upon full participation and completion of course work students will be awarded 4 ECTS points and a certificate of completion.

Course fee

Early-Bird Course Fee (until March 31, 2018)200€
Regular Course Fee (after March 31, 2018)250€

NB! Accommodation and meals are not included in the price.

NB! Read also about scholarships!