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Stanford GSB supports students in their entrepreneurial learning by providing world-class resources, innovative signature programs, and opportunities to connect with a close-knit entrepreneurial community at Stanford.

Listed below are key opportunities provided through the Center for Entrepreneurial Studies (CES). Choose the best path for you.

Entrepreneurial Courses

We have developed a course list to help you tailor your learning and explore targeted entrepreneurial interests. Explore management courses as well as other related courses.

Entrepreneurial Advising

The CES offers students one-on-one advising from experienced entrepreneurs, investors, executives, and service providers.

Experiential Opportunities

Stanford Venture Studio

Stanford Venture Studio is a vibrant learning community and co-working space for Stanford graduate students across all disciplines who want to learn about designing and creating sustainable, high-impact ventures by testing what they are learning in the classroom.

Startup Garage

Startup Garage is an intensive hands-on, project-based course in which students design and test new business concepts that address real-world needs.

Entrepreneurial Summer Program

The Entrepreneurial Summer Program (ESP) is designed to offer students an experiential learning opportunity that affords deep insight into the day-to-day activities of an early-stage company.

Student Organizations

Given that there are nearly 70 student organizations at Stanford GSB, a large number of student activities focus on broadening exposure to the entrepreneurship community and sharing ideas. The clubs listed operate independently of, but in close coordination with, the CES.