Programs for DOers

Whether you’re ready to change the world or already on your way, you need a place that helps you develop the necessary skills and knowledge and connects you to the right people to help you realise your dream. Whether you are starting your own venture, looking to make a change as an employee within an organization or as a University student, we provide you with that amplifier to help you turn your ambition and creativity into impact in an effective way. At the DO School you create impact from day one. Our programs focus on results, and you will have the chance to put your can-DO attitude into practice from the word go. 

Why The do school?

The DO School provides people like you with the tools to create change by bringing you together with other visionaries, impact entrepreneurs and renowned experts. Through a mix of our tried and tested DO School method and recognised impact innovation tools, we not only equip you with the skills you need to pursue your idea, but to grow as a future leader. Our focus on DOing is attested to by hundreds of successful alumni, whose ventures are now creating positive change in their communities and organizations in over 80 countries around the world. 
We know different change makers have different needs, so we offer different programs depeding on what your circumstances are. Take a look below to see if any of our currently open programs are relevant for you:

Open Programs

The Future of Audio Entertainment Challenge

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24YOU- das innovatives Orientierungsprogramm

Deutsche Schulabsolventen
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BMW DOathon

Take a look inside one of our programs: The Peking University DO Camp

Meet our Inspiring Alumni

Radwa Rostom, Green Store Challenge Alumni

Since graduating, Radwa has received international recognition for her venture Hand Over, which specializes in building resilient and affordable houses for families in Egyptian slums.
In 2015, she was named number 30 of the 100 Most Powerful Arabs Under 40 and has since been awarded prizes from organizations such as the World Bank.

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Ryan Gersava, The Connection Challenge

Ryan has been very busy since completing The Connection Challenge with us! His venture, Go2 Virtualahan, which specializes in creating jobs for disadvantaged filipinos has been featured on Bloomberg TV and has gained national recognition all over The Philippines.
In 2016 he was awarded the Outstanding Tech Visionary Award by Lenovo and is an active member of the G2G Dialogue on Global Entrepreneurship in Kuala Lumpa.

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Program Types


Learn the skills you need to get your own venture off the ground by working on a real-life Challenge set by a major organization.

For impact entrepreneurs with a concrete venture idea and experience/skills relevant to the specific Challenge.

1 year (10 weeks on campus + 10 months in your home country).

Example: Green Store Challenge

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Apply your unique expertise in co-creating a hands-on result to a Challenge and enhance your innovation and implementation skills.

For entrepreneurs, intrapreneurs, and aspiring changemakers.

3 weeks on campus.

Example: The Bridging Challenge

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This three-day program aims to equip participants with the skills they need to harness diversity use co-creation as an effective ideation tool.

Entrepreneurs and intrapreneurs who act as champions of innovation.

3 days.

Example: Daimler DOathon

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This intense five-day program equips budding entrepreneurs with the skills they need to develop their early-stage ventures.

Entrepreneurs with early-stage venture.

5 days.

Example: Peking University DO Camp

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This program invites students from different universities of the same city to co-create a solution to a real-life Challenge.

Students from participating universities.

Sessions throughout the academic year
3 weeks during summer.

Example: Community Mobility Challenge

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A two-phase program offered with select partner universities to kickstart your career as an impact entrepreneur.

Postgrad students of leading universities.

Sessions throughout the academic year
3 weeks during summer.

Example: The Vision Challenge

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The DO School empowers people to create solutions by learning from a diverse group of experts as well as fellow DOers. All aspects of the Challenge taught me so much. I am now ready to grow my venture.
Tashfeen, Alumni, Founder of Social Technology Hub

Renowned Experts and Mentors

Meet the inspirational people who guide you through our programs by sharing their expertise with you.