Innovation & Entrepreneurial Thinking

Students working in a TV studioThe college developed the Innovation Network for Entrepreneurial Thinking, better known as iNET, as a unique undergraduate academic program in leadership and entrepreneurial thinking for all University of Kentucky students. iNET provides interdisciplinary entrepreneurial education and meaningful experience to help students succeed in an entrepreneurial world. Students learn what it takes to be an entrepreneur and how to apply entrepreneurial thinking to their courses of study. iNET connects students to other students with entrepreneurial interests and to a network of entrepreneurial mentors, both at UK and in the local entrepreneurial community.

iNET offers students a continuum of learning opportunities to develop entrepreneurial skills and experience.

  • Undergraduate Certificate in Innovation and Entrepreneurial Thinking                             
  • Entrepreneur in Residence
  • UK Venture Challenge competition
  • UK and local entrepreneur mentor network

For more information, contact Brandi Frisby at brandi.frisby [at]