Factors that Influence the Entrepreneurial Behaviors of Business Graduates

  • Shahbaz Haider University of Sargodha, Gujranwala Campus, Pakistan
  • Sonaina Saif Gill University of Sargodha, Gujranwala Campus, Pakistan
  • Sania Noreen University of Sargodha, Gujranwala Campus, Pakistan


Entrepreneurial behaviors are considered as key mechanisms to determine the organizational development and as an important backbone to the economic growth. Entrepreneurship is considered as competitive advantage for institutions. Current study aimed to provide literature on the factors that influence the entrepreneurship intentions of business graduates. Further study has proposed organizational commitment as possible moderator. Previously most of the studies have considered organizational commitment as mediator but current study has considered it as moderator. Research model is focused on business graduates as all the business graduates study the subject of entrepreneurship. With the help of literature current study will explain the reasons why students are moving towards entrepreneurship and how does organizational commitment levels can influence their entrepreneurial behaviors. This study will help the Pakistani universities to develop effective strategies to promote and stimulate of entrepreneurial behaviors in students.


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How to Cite
HAIDER, Shahbaz; GILL, Sonaina Saif; NOREEN, Sania. Factors that Influence the Entrepreneurial Behaviors of Business Graduates. International Journal of Social Sciences, Humanities and Education, [S.l.], v. 1, n. 3, p. 212-221, sep. 2017. ISSN 2521-0041. Available at: <http://ijsshe.com/index.php/ijsshe/article/view/34>. Date accessed: 02 feb. 2023.