The driving force of every successful economy in the world is entrepreneurship. Encouraging entrepreneurs to start new businesses is a priority for any government and is only increasing in importance as nations look to grow, become self-reliant, and overcome economic uncertainty. DHET has established a program called EDHE targeted at the 26 universities.
The hiffingtonpost describes the relationship between higher education and entrepreneurship as ‘The Perfect Marriage’
According to huffington post, Universities are expanding their worldwide outreach both internally and externally to combat the segregation that would render them ineffectual in today’s global economy.