European Incubator for Business Ideas, Erasmus+ VET Strategic Partnership 2015-2017

Aim and Objectives

The “European Incubator for Business Ideas” project aimed to enable students and adults to acquire and develop skills and competencies needed for their employability, to turn their business ideas into concrete actions.
Eight partners from  six  European countries worked together to create an innovative European Entrepreneurship Training Model  for development of skills needed for a successful entrepreneur, to initiate and strengthen a successful business,  a  Curriculum , focused on the disadvantaged groups,  and      training/learning/evaluation  tools,    for  the development of their business idea  and put it into practice.

The EIBI  Model combines online  learning using the  Massive Open Online Course (MOOC)  and face to face training based on   project collaboration,   peer-learning,  guidance, coaching and counseling.

This website provide access to a database of Open Educational Resources (OER), curricula and  learning materials


  • Edunet Organization Romania


  • Merseyside Expanding Horizons, Liverpool  UK
  • LUMSA- Libera Universita Maria Ss. Asunta, Rome, Italy
  • Paphos Chamber of Commerce and industry, Cyprus
  • CYPRUS Organization for  promotion of European Issues
  • Casa Corpului Didactic Dolj, Craiova , Romania
  • INSIGNARE, Fatima, Portugal
  • Fundacion DEDALO, Tudela  Spain

Main results available at

  1.   Map of  key functions
  2.   List of competences
  3.   Needs ‘ Assessment results
  4.   European Training Model
  5.   Training curriculum
  6.   Training/ learning/assessment  resources
  7.   Massive Open Online Course (MOOC)
  8.  Guide of facilitators
  9.   Report on MOOC Piloting
  10.   Training Workshops– Good practices


Erasmus This project was funded with the support of the European Commission under the Erasmus + VET Strategic Partnerships Program.