The Approach of the Entrepreneur Microecosystem for University Entrepreneurial Education: Model M2E EMFITUR

  • Ricardo Hernández MogollónEmail author
  • Antonio Fernández Portillo
  • Mari Cruz Sánchez Escobedo
  • José Luis Coca Pérez
Conference paper
Part of the Studies in Systems, Decision and Control book series (SSDC, volume 180)


Sometimes one doubts whether entrepreneurial talent can and should be taught or a person is simply born with enterprising talent. However, entrepreneurial Education often lacks a rigorous, long-term, systematic and well-connected approach to the agents of entrepreneurship. This work addresses this issue and its context, and proposes solutions and bases for action. Starting from the Ecosystem Model, a real model of University Entrepreneurial Education (EEU) is provided which is based on a microcosm or open system, called EMFITUR Micro Ecosystem Model of Entrepreneurship, M2E, developed in an unfavorable context and with a double Bottom Up dynamic: on the one hand, Model for the Contribution of Value-Objectives-Content-Action and, on the other hand, Subject/Degree-Faculty-Campus-University and Educational System in general, not necessarily in sequential order.


University Entrepreneurial Education Micro ecosystem approach 


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  • Antonio Fernández Portillo
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  • Mari Cruz Sánchez Escobedo
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