An Empirical Study on the Influencing Entrepreneurial Intention Factors of International Students Based on the Theory of Planned Behavior


Intentions are identified as the best predictor of behaviors.  Relied on the Sapero’s entrepreneurial event theory, the study built its conceptual model based on the Theory of Planned Behavior. The study used structural equation model in analyzing the sampled data of 250 responses, which were selected through simple random sampling in Jiangsu Province in China to assess the entrepreneurial intentions factors of international students in Jiangsu University and Jiangsu University of Science and Technology. The findings of the study revealed that opportunity identification had positive and significant impact on international students’ entrepreneurial intentions.

Keywords: Enabling Environment, Intentions, International Students, Opportunity Identification, Personal Traits

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