Venture University is the world's leading investor accelerator for venture capital, private equity, & angel investing.
Venture University's investor accelerator offers individuals the opportunity to gain high quality investment experience through a VC/PE Apprenticeship Program & also learn the critical skills of an investor through an Executive Education Program.
Venture University (VU) is the combination of an "investment fund" with a "trade school", where individuals join the investment team of VU Venture Partners, a multi-stage investment fund, investing across Consumer, Enterprise, Fintech, Frontier Tech, Healthcare, & Proptech. Individuals "learn by doing" alongside top performing investment professionals who have invested $1.8B+ over 35+ yrs in 250+ companies & have achieved over a 4x+ net cash return as early investors in Beyond Meat, Facebook, Uber, Venmo, Twitter, & more.
VU's mission is to curate & develop the top diverse investor talent for the venture capital, private equity, & angel ecosystem & to generate consistent & superior financial returns by powering VU Venture Partners, the most scalable venture capital fund in the world.
VC/PE Apprenticeship Program Overview:
Gain High Quality VC/PE Investment Experience By Participating In The VC/PE Apprenticeship For 1-4 Quarters (~3-12 Months)
Invest In ~3-20 Companies & Establish A Track Record Of Co-Investing With Top Tier Investors
Join The Investment Team Of VU Venture Partners, a multi-stage investment fund, focused on Consumer, Enterprise, Fintech, Healthcare, & Frontier Tech
Build Your Skills In Deal Sourcing, Conducting Due Diligence, Investment Evaluation, Presenting At Weekly Partners Meetings, Participating on Investment Committees, & Making Investment Recommendations
Work & Learn Alongside VU's Investment Professionals With 35+ Yrs Of VC/PE Investment Experience & Top Financial Returns (4x+ on $1.8B+ invested)
Build a network with VC/PE funds, accelerators, angels, & startup founders