A study on “Family business as a career option” among the students pursuing Family business management courses in India


Dr.J.Krithika, Assistant Professor
Xavier Institute of Management & Entrepreneurship, Chennai, India.


The purpose of this study is to evaluate the factors influencing the young minds in India to continue their family business as a career option. 200 respondents pursuing master’s in family business management courses from different institutions were considered as the respondents. Based on the collected reviews, 16 variables were identified. The Principal component analysis was adopted and the four factors were extracted. The study recommending to provide a positive attitude and create a right attitude among the students to pursue family entrepreneurship as a career option.