The Yunus Colloquium is the key differentiator for the YPM. Professor Muhammad Yunus will lead the 4-week long Colloquium during the inter-semester period, comprising 4 masterclasses, and an intensive exposure program organized with field Social Business enterprises, government offices and UN agencies, punctuated by expert panel discussions and a capstone seminar.
Economic Theories and Business Models
Entrepreneurship and Societal Development
Poverty, Inequality, & Wealth Concentration
MDGs, SDGs, and the Three Zeroes
To add Social Business subject-specific value to the learning experience elements of the Yunus Colloquium will be co-delivered by guest faculty from the Social Business Academia Network within and outside Thailand. Every semester the Yunus Practicum comprises 2 field labs, 2 case review assignments, and 2 design workshops. The Yunus Colloquium comprises 4 masterclasses and field visits. The Sandbox includes 7 business skills seminars.