Who is this course for:
• Those responsible for supporting technology commercialisation within their organisations
• R&D and business development managers
• Portfolio managers and patent specialists
• Product design and development engineers
• Potential entrepreneurs
The Postgraduate Diploma in Technology Commercialisation aims to improve commercialising success and to up-skill the next generation of entrepreneurs. It will assist in the creation, marketing and adoption of emerging technologies. The course will assist managers, scientists and engineers to realise the potential of technological innovation and gain a greater understanding of the commercialisation process.
The course content will develop students' understanding of venture capital financing, the patenting process, business strategy, financial management, marketing and technology development. Students will participate in project activities on commercialisation opportunities and funding options available to an identified venture. In addition, this course will provide invaluable networking opportunities with individuals, companies and agencies involved in technology commercialisation.