International Journal of Humanities and Social Science

ISSN 2220-8488 (Print), 2221-0989 (Online) 10.30845/ijhss

Entrepreneurial Intentions among University students of Punjab a Province of Pakistan
Dr.Tahseen Mahmood Aslam, Dr. Ahmed Sher Awan, Dr.Tariq Mahmood Khan

In order to add to literature on forecasting entrepreneurial intentions this research paper aims to examine levels of Entrepreneurial Intentions amongst Students through a model developed by Ajzen, in Punjab a province of Pakistan. Paper based survey (Entrepreneurial Intention Questionnaire) has been conducted among Pakistani university students. Intended survey has cover 197 students. Data have been analyzed using SPSS soft ware in computer while correlation, t-test regression have been utilized for finding out the results. Results have revealed that students participated in entrepreneurship education have more intention towards entrepreneurship than those who has not participated in entrepreneurship education courses. Policy makers can make policies on the basis of the research to enhance entrepreneurial mind set amongst youth of the region. It will help in socio – economic growth of the region by enhancing entrepreneurship. This study has added to the literature previously researched about antecedent of entrepreneurial inclinations in Punjabi cultural context. Especially in West Asia It will also initiate discussion on new topics for research in future. It should establish more research among this region.

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