University of Technology Sydney

25896 Financing Startups

Requisite(s): 25742 Financial Management OR 25799 Financial Management
These requisites may not apply to students in certain courses.
There are course requisites for this subject. See access conditions.
Anti-requisite(s): 25733 Finance for Entrepreneurs



This subject provides an understanding of the different ways of financing a startup company, from the perspective of an entrepreneur. It covers all the stages of a startup, from idea conception and initial funding, to seed funding and exiting. Specific topics include entrepreneurship business structures, sources of capital (bootstrapping, angel investors, grants, private equity and venture capital), accelerators and incubators, financing scaling, and exiting options.

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