Entrepreneurship Survey Among Malaysian Youths – 2010
6,488 Malaysian youths
of youths categorized themselves as
aiming for profit and socialobjectives (people & environment).
an amount of
they earned from a commercialproject, for sustainability and future profitability.
want to start a venture
in the future
know a Non DisclosureAgreement helps to
protect their business ideas
believe their business ideas will work
even if they fail to obtain funding from180 investors.
of youths listed
“no funding” as their main barrier
in starting a venture while the secondhighest barrier is lack of experience in managing a venture (46%).
disagree or undecided
their degree subjects train them to beentrepreneurial
of youths would
think of “stall in a bazaar” or “multi level marketing”
as anentrepreneurship activity.
agree managing a venture for 1 year
while they are in the university wouldhelp them to
as an entrepreneur.
have written a business plan once or more
neverapplied for funding
from any financial institutions.