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Krupina V. V., Kulesh M. I. Issledovaniye otnosheniya studentov vuzov Irkutska k predprinimatel'stvu [Research of the attitude of irkutsk university students to entrepreneurship] Molodaya nauka Sibiri: ehlektronnyj nauchnyj zhurnal [Young science of Siberia: electronic scientific journal], 2021, no. 1. [Accessed 31/05/21]


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Entrepreneurship plays an important role in the development of the economy of the region and the country as a whole. The most active part of the population, inclined to entrepreneurship, is considered to be young people. It is this part of the population that most often implements qualitatively new, unique ideas and creates innovative products and services that best meet the needs of modern consumers. In this regard, it is important that young people are aware of the measures of state support for business, are not afraid to take the risk of starting their own business and are actively engaged in entrepreneurial activities, freely implementing their business ideas.

The article presents the results of a study of the attitude of Irkutsk university students to entrepreneurship. The survey involved students aged 19-24 years, studying in the economic and managerial areas of specialties in IRGUPS, BSU and IRNTU. The article also reflects the main measures of state support for entrepreneurs in the Irkutsk region. Through the analysis of the survey data, the main advantages and obstacles to starting your own business are identified, according to the students, the degree of their awareness of the measures of state support for small and medium-sized businesses, as well as the perception of the effectiveness of these measures is determined.

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