Master Program in Innovation and Entrepreneurship

Best 30 Masters Programs in Innovation and Entrepreneurship 2017

Innovation and Entrepreneurship

A master's degree is a postgraduate academic degree. One must already have an undergraduate degree to apply for a master's program. Most master's degree program would require students to complete a master's thesis or research paper.

Students interested in the dynamic business environment of startups could do well to attempt a line of innovation and entrepreneurship coursework. Topics relevant to quickly growing businesses, such as financial appraisal, business creation, technology strategy and market strategy, are commonly explored in these programs.

Master's Program in Innovation and Entrepreneurship

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Master (MDes) Design Management Innovation

Ravensbourne
Campus Full time 1 - 2  August 2017 United Kingdom London

The Master of Design course provides the opportunity for you to develop creative thinking and innovative strategies through an advanced understanding of the practical application of design [+]

MDes Design Management Innovation

The Master of Design course provides the opportunity for you to develop creative thinking and innovative strategies through an advanced understanding of the practical application of design thinking and design strategy that can be applied in a global context. 

In the corporate world design managers oversee the development of products and services and manage the innovation process workflow. However, they also have a significant strategic role in managing the articulation of a business strategy, product and service values, requiring continuous improvement of the customer experience and often involving the management of external specialists. Additionally they may be engaged in broader organisational development issues.... [-]


Advanced Master in Innovation & Entrepreneurship (AMIE)

MIP Politecnico di Milano School of Management
Campus Full time 12  September 2017 Italy Milan Belgium Brussels + 2 more

The Advanced Master in Innovation & Entrepreneurship is aimed at young graduates who want to think and act as entrepreneurs and become innovative leaders. [+]

AMIE - ADVANCED MASTER IN INNOVATION & ENTREPRENEURSHIP (ENGLISH) LANGUAGE English TYPE Full time INTAKE September LENGTH 12 months LOCATION Milan, Italy and Brussels, Belgium TUITION FEE 15000 € UNIVERSITY REQUIREMENTS 3-year Bachelor degree (minimum 180 ECTS) The Advanced Master in Innovation & Entrepreneurship is aimed at young graduates who want to think and act as entrepreneurs and become innovative leaders. In fact, the emergence of new technologies and the broadening of global markets create continuous opportunities for new business development and challenge the established market positions. THE MASTER COURSE OBJECTIVES These are only some of the competencies which the Master aims at developing in candidates: Learn how to develop a new business idea from the concept design to the execution. Learn to introduce and manage innovations in a cost-effective and sustainable way. Identify new market and social opportunities for new and existing businesses. Build your own personal network with managers, investors, designers, entrepreneurs, incubators, and consultants from different industries and countries. Build managerial and organizational skills, and your capability to work in team. THE ACADEMIC PARTNER MIP Politecnico di Milano: a global business school accredited by EQUIS, AMBA, EFMD and ranked by the Financial Times amongst the best European business schools, further complemented by it's deeply rooted knowledge and reputation in the luxury value chain management. The quality of the competencies expressed are also supported by the strong links developed with the Faculty of Engineering and Design of Politecnico di Milano University, which is the largest one in Europe.... [-]

Master's in Entrepreneurship ("Entrepreneurs for Tomorrow")

National research Ogarev Mordovia State University
Campus Full time September 2017 Russia Saransk

The Master’s degree program “Entrepreneurs for Tomorrow” is aimed in teaching students theoretical knowledge and practical skills on establishing small entrepreneurial companies and maintaining their sustainable development at the challenging markets. [+]

Master's Programs in Innovation and Entrepreneurship. The Master’s degree program “Entrepreneurs for Tomorrow” The Master’s degree program “Entrepreneurs for Tomorrow” is aimed in teaching students theoretical knowledge and practical skills on establishing small entrepreneurial companies and maintaining their sustainable development at the challenging markets. The key parts of the Master’s program for each student is the chance to introduce his or her business idea to the real market and the practical work on creation new start-up company on the business-incubator basis under supervise of well-experienced Russian and European teachers. The Master’s program is conducted by consortium of 4 universities: Zuyd University of Applied Sciences (the Netherlands) National Research Ogarev Mordovia State University (Russia, Saransk) Nizhny Novgorod State University of Architecture and Civil Engineering (Russia, Nizhny Novgorod) Samara State Technical University (Russia, Samara) The program includes: Four semesters of study in the Russian partner-universities; Lectures and practical labs delivered by European teachers (in English); Interactive teaching methods and e-learning platform; An internship in European business-incubator. Learning outcomes The student who successfully finishes the Master program will be able to: analyze markets and identify promising innovative product-market combinations; develop and maintain an innovative and creative mindset in realizing PMC-challenges; commence his/her entrepreneurial goals by means of idea generation and business development; develop business plans; cooperate successfully with colleagues of other disciplines/cultures; do sound research and conduct a feasibility study; practicing ethical business-leadership; create ventures by means of knowledge management; assess and create value by virtue of risk management; think and plan his/her... [-]

MPhil in Technology Leadership and Entrepreneurship

The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology
Campus Full time September 2017 Hong Kong

This MPhil program seeks to develop students' entrepreneurial spirit so they can initiate innovation within companies or start their own business using hi-tech technologies. It aims to play a catalytic role in developing an innovative educational culture and entrepreneurship ecosystems on the University campus and to accelerate knowledge transfer to impact society. [+]

The opportunities for entrepreneurship are vast in the current global environment. Technical innovations are making great impacts to people’s lives and contributing successes to different economies. In this unique program, students are provided the opportunities to experience the entrepreneurship journey through coursework, internship, and the creation of a marketable product/offering and the business plan that goes with it. The TLE program offers students with interdisciplinary experiences and opens up career prospects to technology management and entrepreneurship. This MPhil program seeks to develop students' entrepreneurial spirit so they can initiate innovation within companies or start their own business using hi-tech technologies. It aims to play a catalytic role in developing an innovative educational culture and entrepreneurship ecosystems on the University campus and to accelerate knowledge transfer to impact society. Students are required to undertake coursework including TLE and technology core courses, attend TLE seminars, participate in business competitions, and undergo industrial internship for a minimum of two months. Students must also successfully complete and defend a thesis that demonstrates their research capabilities for product development and understanding of the commercial aspects on how to make the product successful in the marketplace. The program duration is two years of full-time study. Research Foci The Technology Leadership and Entrepreneurship (TLE) program specifically addresses the development of technical innovation, leadership skills and capabilities for entrepreneurship. For their research, students can select the development of a product based on their own idea or work on one of the current ideas from a professor within the... [-]

Specialised Master in Innovation and Entrepreneurship

ESCP Europe Business School
Campus Full time January 2018 France Paris

The main characteristics of the programme is to be built on two axes; one is a solid theory base and the other is composed of live practice cases. [+]

Master's Programs in Innovation and Entrepreneurship. Studies at Paris campus. Scientific Director: Prof. Eric Pesnel and Prof. Marc Fournier Objectives of the programme The programme’s objective is to enable participants: To initiate and provide structure for an entrepreneurial activity To start a company To manage a new activity within an existing structure (intrapreneurship activity) Career opportunities Entrepreneurs from all backgrounds wanting to develop any kind of projects Intrapreneurs inside well-known companies Consultants in Practices specialised in following developing businesses (Business Angels, Venture Capital, Investors, Business Incubators, etc.) Curriculum The main characteristics of the programme is to be built on two axes; one is a solid theory base and the other is composed of live practice cases. The focus is put on: Your project at the core of your studies: Creation or polishing of your idea, building of opportunities and your project Classes to forgo mistakes and get going faster: Everything you need to create your business, Entrepreneurship, E-business, Leadership, Entrepreneurial Applications Live practice cases to learn how to dare: Mission for a Start-up, Projects launching accelerated simulations, websites and mobile apps creation An incubator to get your project off the ground: Possibility to integrate an incubator, find funding for your project, networking in the Start-ups ecosystem, CEO-talks, Innovation & Entrepreneurship Awards, etc. During the year, you will be coached by a skilled professional who will help you shape your project. International seminar International study trip to San Francisco, USA (Silicon Valley). Class Profile Business: 39% Engineering: 23% Economics/Finance: 20% Law:... [-]

Master in Entrepreneurship

University of Liechtenstein
Campus Full time 4 - 10  September 2017 Liechtenstein Liechtenstein Online

Entrepreneurship is concerned with enterprise or enterprising action. The research field aims to discover innovative business opportunities and put them into practice in the market [+]

Language of instruction: German Entrepreneurship is concerned with enterprise or enterprising action. The research field aims to discover innovative business opportunities and put them into practice in the market. This goes beyond developing ideas and includes managing the implementation and application processes. Creative implementation and commercial application can take place in a new or an established enterprise. The programme is structured along the process of developing and implementing new business ideas. In the Master’s Programme Entrepreneurship, this process is illustrated from the inception of the idea to the launch of the enterprise, the growth of business and finally, the withdrawal from the business activity.... [-]


Global Entrepreneurship Programme

emlyon business school
Campus Full time 12  September 2017 France Lyon China Shanghai Paris United Kingdom Lancaster Germany Munich + 7 more

The Global Entrepreneurship Program is a consortium of international business schools jointly run by three internationally-leading institutions in entrepreneurship [+]

Global Entrepreneurship Program

The Global Entrepreneurship Program is jointly run by emlyon business school (Europe) and Zhejiang University (Asia) in collaboration with Pace University (North America), who together form a partnership of international business schools recognized as experts in Global Entrepreneurship.

emlyon business school prides itself on providing globally distinguished lifelong learning for entrepreneurial and international management. Zhejiang University has placed itself as one of China’s top national universities as it embraces a solid research foundation and has substantial technical strength. As Pace University believes that opportunity comes with entrepreneurship, the institution hosts a multitude of entrepreneurship-focused events every year. Furthermore the Lubin School of Business of Pace University has been named one of the top 100 Entrepreneurial Colleges and Universities in the United States by Entrepreneur magazine for three consecutive years. ... [-]


University/Inter-university Master’s Degree in Entrepreneurship and Innovation

Universitat Rovira i Virgili
Campus Full time September 2017 Spain Tarragona

This master's degree is intended for students from any academic specialisation who wish to acquire a thorough knowledge of the essential techniques used in economics, accounting, finance, organisation and market research for the creating an innovative company... [+]

Master's Degree in Entrepreneurship and Innovation This master's degree is intended for students from any academic specialisation who wish to acquire a thorough knowledge of the essential techniques used in economics, accounting, finance, organisation and market research for the creating an innovative company. The programme is highly cross-disciplinary and has a dual objective: from the professional viewpoint, it encourages students to learn the techniques of project management and strategic planning in innovative contexts; from the personal viewpoint, it encourages teamwork and ethical leadership in future entrepreneurs who are committed to change and innovation. In the current economic and social situation, fostering innovative entrepreneurship is a key strategy for moving towards a more sustainable economic model focused on human capital. This master's degree is a timely offering because it focuses on the strategic function of innovative entrepreneurs. Career opportunities Graduates in University Master's Degree in Entrepreneurship and Innovation are capable of working in: Entrepreneurship of business projects with a capacity to grow Management of business incubators Management of innovation projects Business start-up consultancy R&D consultancy Management of innovative companies R&D department management Public agencies, technology centres and business incubators Economic promotion of the public administration Timetable Classes are held in the afternoon/evening from Monday to Friday from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m.Classes are held in the afternoon/evening from Monday to Friday. Language of instruction Spanish (100%) and occasionally English FIRST YEAR: Compulsory Subjects Yearly subjects Final Master's Project First semester Strategy and Marketing for the Entrepreneur Entrepreneurial Competencies Strategic Diagnosis and... [-]

Advanced Master in Innovation & Entrepreneurship

Solvay Brussels School of Economics and Management, Université Libre de Bruxelles
Campus Full time 1 - 1  September 2017 Italy Milan Belgium Brussels + 2 more

The Advanced Master in Innovation & Entrepreneurship is aimed at candidates who want to think and act like entrepreneurs and become innovative leaders. [+]

Master's Programs in Innovation and Entrepreneurship. The Advanced Master in Innovation & Entrepreneurship is a 12 month International Master programme taking place at Solvay Brussels School of Economics & Management and MIP Politecnico di Milano, and is taught entirely in English. The Advanced Master in Innovation & Entrepreneurship is aimed at candidates who want to think and act like entrepreneurs and become innovative leaders. In fact, the emergence of new technologies and the broadening of global markets are creating continuous opportunities for new business development and challenging the established market positions. Join the online information sessions on Solvay Advanced Masters next March 21-22-23, 2017! Register at http://coms.solvay.edu/am-online-infosession Our partner: MIP Politecnico di Milano: MIP is a global business school accredited by EQUIS and AMBA. It is ranked by the Financial Times among the best business schools in Europe and has been recognised as a prestigious business school for over 30 years. The school works with a wide network of public and private companies and is supported by the strong links developed with the Politecnico di Milano’s Departments of Engineering and Design. Programme objectives These are just a few of the skills which the Master programme aims to develop in candidates: learning how to develop a new business idea, from concept design to execution. learning to introduce and manage innovations, both cost-effectively and sustainably. identifying new market and social opportunities for new and existing businesses. building your own personal network with managers, investors, designers, entrepreneurs, incubators and consultants from different industries... [-]

M.S. in Entrepreneurship & Design (ENTD)

University of Delaware, Alfred Lerner College of Business and Economics
Campus Full time 11  September 2017 USA Newark

The M.S. in Entrepreneurship & Design (ENTD) is a graduate degree program of the Lerner College of Business & Economics and involves partnerships between the Horn Program in Entrepreneurship, the College of Engineering's Department of Mechanical Engineering and the College of Arts & Sciences. The program includes interdisciplinary, experiential courses focused on entrepreneurship, creativity & design and prototyping & new product development. Courses are augmented by enrichment opportunities such as funding competitions, mentoring programs, networking events and a variety of useful resources. Completion of required courses and participation in enrichment activities provides students with the knowledge, skills, connections and access to resources needed to manifest innovation and thrive in a rapidly changing world. [+]

The M.S. in Entrepreneurship & Design (ENTD) is a graduate degree program of the Lerner College of Business & Economics and involves partnerships between the Horn Program in Entrepreneurship, the College of Engineering's Department of Mechanical Engineering and the College of Arts & Sciences. The program includes interdisciplinary, experiential courses focused on entrepreneurship, creativity & design and prototyping & new product development. Courses are augmented by enrichment opportunities such as funding competitions, mentoring programs, networking events and a variety of useful resources. Completion of required courses and participation in enrichment activities provides students with the knowledge, skills, connections and access to resources needed to manifest innovation and thrive in a rapidly changing world. The program utilizes a cohort model wherein a select group of students is admitted each year. These students take most of their courses together in a standard sequence which allows for a cohesive learning experience as well as the development of strong relationships with fellow students and program faculty. We are looking forward to welcoming our first cohort of ENTD students for the 2015 - 16 academic year. The ENTD program is designed for full-time participation. This enables completion of the program in 11 months. The first 2 months, July - August, are spent completing online coursework; the remaining 9 months, September - May, are spent on campus to take full advantage of the University’s physical resources. The program is ideal for recent graduates with business, engineering, art, and other degrees who are interested in gaining valuable... [-]

Master in Entrepreneurship

Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam
Campus Full time September 2017 Netherlands Amsterdam Rotterdam + 1 more

The Entrepreneurship specialization is a joint degree programme of University of Amsterdam and Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam. The programme is... [+]

Entrepreneurship

There is increasing recognition of the fact that small and young ventures account for economic growth, and that entrepreneurship can be an important source of innovation. In the Entrepreneurship specialization, we see entrepreneurship as the processes of creating and exploiting opportunities by means of novel combinations of resources leading to new (social, societal and economic) value. Creativity plays a key role in these processes. We study entrepreneurial processes in all contexts where they occur: in new firms as well as existing ones (both small and large), and in institutional contexts. You will learn to appreciate the complexity and the challenges associated with the highly rewarding entrepreneurial activities in all kinds of firms and institutions and even beyond: entrepreneurship as lifestyle.... [-]


Master High-Tech Entrepreneurship

Harbour.Space
Campus Full time 1 - 1  Open Enrolment Spain Barcelona

This intensive Master High-Tech Entrepreneurship program is designed for graduate students interested in starting and sustaining a technology business. The program combines real world experiences with courses on the fundamentals of finance, people management and creative thinking within entrepreneurial environments. [+]

This program is taught in ENGLISH. Harbour.Space is a unique blend of academics program, start-up accelerator, venture builder, and real world experience designed to prepare students to become the next generation of successful high tech entrepreneurs. The Master High-Tech Entrepreneurship program methodology combines the fundamentals of technology entrepreneurship, pioneered in Silicon Valley, with the processes developed by leading technology entrepreneurs and accelerators, such as Y Combinator and company builders such as Rocket Internet to quickly start and accelerate technology companies. To gain practical experience alongside the theory, students form teams and work on real world startup companies within those teams. Students should be prepared to work in a highly competitive environment that will challenge their skills and perseverance every day. Teams will be matched with mentors, and the best teams will be selected to pitch their ideas to investors. PROGRAM STRUCTURE This intensive programme is designed for graduate students interested in starting and sustaining a technology business. The programme combines real world experiences with courses on the fundamentals of finance, people management and creative thinking within entrepreneurial environments. Modules From Zero to Hero Business Models / Business Model Innovation Lean Start-up Capstone Project – MVP version Design Thinking The Power of Storytelling in Business Digital Product Development Identity and Communications Technical Project Management Building and Managing Professional Sales Organisations The Startup Stack Interpersonal Dynamics and Conflict Resolution Capstone Project - Alfa Version Global Value Chain Strategies Sales Basics Managing High Growth Enterprises Hiring & Leading Teams Seminars & Workshops Needs... [-]

Master in Management Innovation and Entrepreneurship

University of Milan - Department of Economics, Management and Quantitative Methods
Campus Full time September 2017 Italy Milan

Innovation and entrepreneurship are the two fundamental levers on which sustainable development of firms and Countries is built upon. [+]

Master's Programs in Innovation and Entrepreneurship. Innovation and entrepreneurship are the two fundamental levers on which sustainable development of firms and Countries is built upon. With the Master degree in Innovation Management and Entrepreneurship, the University of Milan aims at training future managers and entrepreneurs with skills to start-up new businesses and govern the complex processes of social and organizational change implicit in the development of innovation. Our graduates work in both exiting firms and brand-new start-ups. In existing firms, they are involved in the management of innovative projects and provide their expertise in the fields of project management, knowledge management and social and digital media marketing. In brand-new start-ups, they can actively contribute to the work of the entrepreneurial team by providing specific competencies in the fields of business modelling, fundraising and management of financial resources. The second year of the Master program is organized in two curricula. The first, named innovation, is oriented toward those students more interested in pursuing a carrier as innovation manager in exiting firms, public and private institutions. The second, named entrepreneurship, focus on those students interested on getting involved in the starting up of new firms or working for incubators and venture capitalists as consultants for the evaluation and starting up of new firms. [-]

Master in Entrepreneurship and Innovation Management

KTH Royal Institute of Technology
Campus Full time September 2017 Sweden Stockholm

The Master’s programme in Entrepreneurship and Innovation Management is designed to give students a focused, relevant and utilisable body of knowledge in this diverse and modern field. The [+]

Master in Entrepreneurship and Innovation ManagementThe Master’s programme in Entrepreneurship and Innovation Management is designed to give students a focused, relevant and utilisable body of knowledge in this diverse and modern field. The programme is ideally suited for people with an interest in starting and managing innovative projects or new economic endeavours. Programme outlineThe teaching strives to engage students by combining the more theoretical aspects of the field with a self-defined innovation project. This combination of practical skills and theoretical enhancement informs the programme as a whole, and strives to create a meaningful, well-rounded education that can help the participants realise their career potential.The programme offers:... [-]


Master in Entrepreneurship and Innovation

Free University of Bozen - Bolzano
Campus Full time October 2017 Italy Bolzano

The goal of this two-year programme is to provide students with a solid theoretical understanding of entrepreneurial and economic subjects, focusing on two aspects: how to build up new companies and how to develop innovation within a company. [+]

Master's Programs in Innovation and Entrepreneurship. Get top-notch business knowledge on start-ups and innovation from us. Turn your ideas into your start-up! The goal of this two-year programme is to provide students with a solid theoretical understanding of entrepreneurial and economic subjects, focusing on two aspects: how to build up new companies and how to develop innovation within a company. Areas that characterize the study of entrepreneurship include setting up a business plan, analysing the human, economic and financial resources necessary to set up a business and understanding how to recognize market opportunities. Innovation is understood broadly as the creation and application of new skills applied to product development, managerial processes and competitive strategies. Students are required to undertake an internship. Career opportunities: Graduates will find an occupation in knowledge-intensive industries, as well as in traditional sectors which are experiencing a transformation process due to innovation. An entrepreneurial approach is being applied in medium and large public and private companies and in the service sector as a way to administer and manage and to allocate resources. Graduates may also apply for positions as project managers in the development of new products and in the management of innovation. The Entrepreneurial Laboratory A qualifying element of this educational path is represented by the “Entrepreneurial Laboratory”, which is a formative context in which the course contents belonging to heterogeneous disciplinary fields are linked in a systematic way, applying didactic learning methods based on problems. In the laboratory the progressively acquired skills are utilized... [-]