MAGNET’s main activities are:

  • Development and pilot-testing a training-of-trainers peer-learning programme for people active in the field of migrant entrepreneurship support (Migrant Entrepreneurship Academy)
  • Development of an Open Toolkit for Migrant Entrepreneurship Support on the basis of good-practice analysis and improvement broad and
  • Promotion and coordination of holistic networking activities in the migrant entrepreneurship support field, both on regional, national and transnational level

Migrant Entrepreneurship Academy

Do you want to expand your organisation into programmes for migrant entrepreneurs?

Are you a student interested in migrant entrepreneurship support?

MAGNET’s brand new Migrant Entrepreneurship Academy provides insights from experts of different sectors from across Europe. It is aimed at practitioners as well as academics.

More information on this university-level programme for continuing education here:


Duration 01/10/2017 - 30/09/2020
Funding EU
Program COSME
Logo - European Union
Principle investigator for the project (University for Continuing Education Krems) Mag. Mag. Isabella Skrivanek
Project members Univ.-Prof. Dr. Mathias Czaika Mag. Dr. Anna Faustmann Isabell Grundschober, BEd, BSc, MA Adriana Harm, M. Gregor Pirker Mag. Mag. Isabella Skrivanek
Project website


Skrivanek, Isabella (2022). Inklusive Zulassungsprozesse für MigrantInnen durch (mehr) Validierung? Erfahrungen aus dem Lehrgang Migrant Entrepreneurship Support. In: Fellner, Magdalena; Pausits, Attila; Pfeffer, Thomas; Oppl, Stefan, Validierung und Anerkennung non-formal und informell erworbener Kompetenzen an Hochschulen. Rahmenbedingungen, Erfahrungen und Herausforderungen: 107-115, Waxmann, Münster, New York


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