Rabieyan M, Darrudi A, Bahman N, Ahmadi A, Bashari N. Study Of Entrepreneurship Spirit Of Students In School Of Allied Medicine Of Tehran University Of Medical Sciences . payavard. 2015; 9 (2) :203-213
1- Instructor, Health Care Management Department, School of Allied Medicine, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
2- Health Economic Management Association, Students Scientific Research Center, School of Allied Medicine, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran , A.firstname.lastname@example.org
3- Health Economic Management Association, Students Scientific Research Center, School of Allied Medicine, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
Abstract: (1406 Views)
Background and Aim: Some economists and authorities in the field of
management believe that entrepreneurship is a motive and advancement engine.
The development of entrepreneurship requires high level of entrepreneurial spirit
and university students are considered to be the cornerstones of such
entrepreneurship. Therefore, the study investigated School of Allied Medical
Sciences of Tehran University of Medical Sciences student’s spirit of
entrepreneurship in year 2013.
Materials and Methods: This was a cross-sectional study. The participants
were the undergraduate students of school of Allied Medical Sciences of Tehran
University of Medical Sciences who entered university in October month of year
2011. Based on stratified random sampling which was proportional to the size of
the society, 216 subjects were enrolled. In this study the standardized questionnaire
consisted of two parts: demographic characteristics and the information related to
the components of entrepreneurship. Data was analyzed using descriptive and
inferential statistics (one sample t-test, independent t).
Results: The mean and standard deviation of the age of the students were 20/44
±1/90 year, respectively. The Percentage of entrepreneurship spirit of all students
was 59/90, which was higher than the gained mean percentage (50).
Conclusion: The findings of the study showed that was the studied subjects had
high power of spirit of entrepreneurship which higher than the mean percentage.
This finding can help the policy-makers to provide a way for the students to plan
and implement the programs related to development and education of
Type of Study: Research
Received: 2015/09/2 | Accepted: 2015/09/2 | Published: 2015/09/2
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