LTU Business Summer
About your role
You’ll spend 9 weeks as a full-time business development consultant, working in teams with other student consultants. We’ll match your assignment and team members with your skills profile. Your mission is to propose a solution to a case or business idea that stems from one of four thematic areas: a research team, business, specific industry or an identified issue in society. You receieve coaching and tools by experienced business developers.
The themes may vary from year to year. Have you got skills and talent within for example product- and service development, business development, marketing, computer science, engineering, graphic design or maybe something entirely different?
LTU Business Summer 2021 is now closed for applications.
Read more about LTU Business Summer
If you love problem-solving and want to make a real impact, LTU Business Summer is your perfect match to gain relevant experience for your future career. Applications are open to both home and exchange students, across all programmes and study levels – it doesn’t matter if you are in your first or final year. The theme Mining Innovation is open to students at any Swedish university while the other themes are exclusively open to students from Luleå University of Technology. You submit an individual application and will be assigned team partners. While the programme is based in Luleå, applications are open to students from all campuses.
– The foundations of running and delivering a project for a client.
– Tools and methods for idea development, when and how to use them.
– How to plan and conduct marketing surveys.
– How to test and validate an idea against a target audience in order to understand needs and commercial potential.
– How to analyze business models and determine the best option.
– Pitch technique. How to pitch a concept, product or service to a jury, client or investor.
– Team-working skills. You will work together with students, researchers and business leaders.
– Entrepreneurial skills such as strategic thinking, networking and time management.
– An experienced coach and mentor, guiding you through your assignment.
– Add real cases and references to make your CV stand out.
– Connect with a community of passionate business professionals, students, researchers and investors with an intention to make a positive impact on the future.
Dates and salary
Full-time hours 7 June – 20 Aug 2020. (You have 6-17 July off).
28 Feb 2021
SEK 60 000 excl VAT
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