Mathew Knowles Institute for Entrepreneurship, Entertainment & Music Business
Our commitment to you
“My vision is to share the essential skills that can only be taught by those who have done it.”
It is my intention to share the essential skills that can only be taught by those who have done it. I want you to learn not from someone who ‘gets it’ but from someone who ‘does it’.
Mathew Knowles Institute

Who We Are

Mathew Knowles has often been referred to as one of the most influential entrepreneurs of our generation in the music and entertainment industry. He was responsible for nurturing and building one of the most successful music groups of all time, Destiny’s Child, and the career of his megastar daughter Beyonce. In addition, Knowles has continued to impact the lives of many through his global platforms, which include successful business ventures, record-label ventures, management services for recording artists and producers, artist-development services, endorsement and partnership deals, a master catalog series, film and television ventures, licensed merchandise products, and philanthropic work.

A professor at Texas Southern University, Knowles has also presented master classes at Berkelee College of Music, Fisk University, the University of Southern California, and Rice University. He graduated from Fisk University in Tennessee in 1974 with a dual degree in economics and business administration, and in 2008, he was granted the honor of Doctor of Humane Letters from his alma mater. He also holds an MBA from Cornerstone Christian Bible College.

His passion is to educate and motivate in the areas of entrepreneurship and entertainment. He holds countless workshops and seminars, along with providing online education around the globe.

“My passion is to educate and motivate in the areas of

entrepreneurship and entertainment”

Our Four Pillars of Education

1. LEARN TO KNOW

Learning to know involves the development of knowledge and skills that are needed to function in the entertainment and entrepreneurial world.

2. LEARN TO DO

Learning to do involves the acquisition of the skills that are required to be successful.

3. LEARN TO LIVE TOGETHER

Learning requires the development of social skills, values and respect for others and is achieved through the discovery of other people’s diversity  and involvement in common projects.

4. LEARNING TO BE

Learning to be involves the development of highest potential and the skills to think, decide and act independently.

Our Classes

Our classes are developed by those who have achieved excellence in their field and share my passion for education.

SO, WHAT ARE YOU WAITING FOR?

Begin you next step toward greatness!