A descriptive analysis on entrepreneurial intention among engineering technology students

Salwah Che Mat, Maat Siti Mistima, Norhatta Mohd

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Abstract

The study of entrepreneurship and the factors that lead people to become entrepreneurs have developed into an interesting topic for research. The purpose of this study is to investigate the factors that determine the entrepreneurial intention among engineering technology students in Universiti Kuala Lumpur Malaysia France Institute. 63 engineering technology students were selected to be the study sample. Samples were drawn using the random sampling technique and a self administered survey. The data were analyzed using descriptive statistics. The study has an implication to the university and the government in developing and planning for entrepreneurship activities, program and education to increase the entrepreneurial intention among engineering technology students.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)286-292
Number of pages7
JournalAsian Social Science
Volume11
Issue number24
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 1 Oct 2015

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Keywords

  • Engineering technology
  • Entrepreneurial intention
  • Entrepreneurship

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  • Social Sciences(all)
  • Economics, Econometrics and Finance(all)

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A descriptive analysis on entrepreneurial intention among engineering technology students. / Mat, Salwah Che; Siti Mistima, Maat; Mohd, Norhatta.

In: Asian Social Science, Vol. 11, No. 24, 01.10.2015, p. 286-292.

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