Masters Program in Innovation and Entrepreneurship in Asia

Best Masters in Innovation and Entrepreneurship in Asia 2017

Innovation and Entrepreneurship

A Masters degree is an academic degree awarded to individuals who successfully denote a higher level of expertise. There are two main types of Masters - taught and research.

The Master in Innovation and Entrepreneurship program is a great mix of learning new management skills as well as getting hands-on experience in how to use corporate tools in your everyday business life.

As the largest and most populous continent in the world, Asia consists of a wide variety of ethnic groups, cultures, environments, economics, historical ties, and governmental systems.

Masters Degree in Innovation and Entrepreneurship in Asia

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Master of Design (MDes) International Design and Business Management

HK PolyU School of Design
Campus Full time September 2017 Hong Kong Kowloon

ID&BM is a multidisciplinary specialism based on an integrative design thinking management approach, pulling together professional knowledge in the areas of design, business and technological fields to achieve "managing design as a competitive strategy" in an international business setting. [+]

Best Masters Programs in Innovation and Entrepreneurship in Asia 2017. ID&BM is a multidisciplinary specialism based on an integrative design thinking management approach, pulling together professional knowledge in the areas of design, business and technological fields to achieve "managing design as a competitive strategy" in an international business setting. Globalisation in business and education has rapidly diminished boundaries between countries, cultures, and economies. ID&BM will provide a ‘meeting point’ for students and faculties amongst the collaborative institutes from different regions of the world, which enables cross-cultural and -disciplinary project teams to solve and manage real-life design, business and technical problems. ID&BM is targeting intakes distributed across Hong Kong, mainland Chinese and international students, and across design, business and technological fields. Aims ID&BM aims to nurture "T-shaped professionals" with high-level competencies to better understand and manage global business dynamic and to function in and contribute to design-sensitive and technological-intensive business environments. These competences enable students to lead the transformation of their respective local enterprises and to challenge existing mindset in technological innovations, product and service designs from an integrative design thinking management approach. Ultimately, ID&BM aims to create an impact at the regional and global levels by meeting future talents demand of well balanced business developers, entrepreneurs, products and services innovators. Objectives Students, irrespective of their disciplinary background, learn together to nurture a new mindset and attitude where cross-disciplinary stimulation is the foundation of innovation. They will: Apply theories and concepts of the three domains underpinning this specialism Evaluate cultural differences and their implications for leadership and effective management of design and business activities Identify and evaluate the means by which value creation may be managed - Participate effectively in the design, implementation and comprehensive evaluation of projects involving multidisciplinary and multicultural teams Demonstrate the ability to view, frame and resolve design issues by adopting multiple perspectives Understand and perform the integrative design thinking roles of a T-shaped professional in business environment Entrance Requirement A Bachelor’s degree in Design, or Business, or Technological fields, or the equivalent in a related discipline preferably with 2 years relevant professional experience. Candidates with other tertiary qualifications complemented with substantial relevant professional experience will be considered on a case-by-case basis. Scholarships Scholarships for Graduates of QS Top Design Schools (2017) To off-set 10% or 15% (holder of a First Class bachelor’s degree) of tuition, regardless of which MDes programmes students are admitted to – applicable to graduates of QS world’s top universities for art & design - 2016. Scholarships (offered by MDes full-time specialisms) On a competitive basis, to off-set 25%–50% of tuition – applicable to all non-local students and PolyU Design alumni who accepted an admission offer. Admission Dates for September 2017 Entry Application Period Starts: 22 Nov 2016 First Round Review: 20 Jan 2017 Application Deadline: 28 Apr 2017 Interview: Mid Feb to May 2017 Announcement of result: 2 weeks after interview [-]

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. [+]

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. 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 and countries. building managerial and organisational skills, and your capability to work in a team. Your profile We target participants who want to: become entrepreneurs or envisage entrepreneurial careers as family business managers; join the founding team of a start-up; work as associates in charge of corporate R&D projects or as consultants to assist companies in implementing innovative and creative projects. Eligible applicants must hold one of the following: Master or Master of Science Degree, or equivalent (four or five years of study overall) Bachelor Degree with 180 ECTS credits or equivalent, preferably followed by 1-2 years of work experience. Admissions will be based on the candidates’ proficiency in English, on their background, professional potential and motivation. Programme framework he course is taught entirely in English and lasts for 12 months starting in September. The programme consists of an autumn term in Milan, a spring term in Brussels and a summer term at one of the two campuses, according to preference. By being mobile across different European locations, the participants will be stimulated to adopt a broader market perspective and to use their capability to network and interact with different business environments. The programme comprises three experiential modules during which the participants will learn to develop a new business initiative, serve as members of a consulting team assisting a company in implementing a corporate strategy, and developing a project in collaboration with a company. Job opportunity After graduation, an unlimited range of job opportunities will become accessible. Here are some of the careers that participants could follow: become an entrepreneur or envisage an entrepreneurial career as a family business manager, join the founding team of a start-up, work in a young entrepreneurial venture, manage, or work as an associate in charge of corporate R&D projects, work as a product and business developer or as a chief designer officer, work as a consultant to assist companies in implementing innovative and creative projects, work as an associate in venture capital or business angels funds, or in the entrepreneurial finance division of banks, work as a project manager in incubators, technology transfer offices or entrepreneurship centres. [-]

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. 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. [+]

Best Masters Programs in Innovation and Entrepreneurship in Asia 2017. In Partnership with Solvay Brussels Business School, Belgium Start date: September 
Duration: 12 months (6 months at MIP, 6 months at Solvay) 
Format: Full Time Course fee: € 15,000 Teaching language: English 
Location: Milan, Italy and Brussels, Belgium Required qualification: 4 or 5 year Bachelor's 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. 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. Programme Structure The course is entirely taught in English and has a duration of 12 months starting in September, 6 months held at MIP, Milan and 6 months held at Solvay, Brussels. The programme comprises three experiential modules: The ‘New Venture Lab’ where they will have to act as an entrepreneur to create a business model of start-up from scratch. The ‘Innovation-In-Action Lab’ where they will have to act as a business consultant in one established small or medium enterprise. The ‘Corporate Entrepreneurship Lab’ where they will have to act as a team-member taking part in the launch of a new corporate project. For most international specializing masters, MIP offers an intensive Italian language course during the first week of classes. Students have then the opportunity to attend a standard Italian language course (up to 40 hours) along the semester. Admissions Ideal Candidates for the AMIE Programme AMIE is an Advanced Master addressed to young graduates who want to become entrepreneurs or envisage entrepreneurial careers as family business managers; or to join the founding team of a startup; or to work as associates in charge of corporate R&D projects or as consultants to assist companies in the implementation of innovative and creative projects. Applications Applications are now closed for the September 2016 intake. Applications for the 2017 intake will open in September 2016. Non-EU students are encouraged to apply at least three months before the start of the programme in order to allow enough time for the Declaration of Value (DOV) procedure for Italy and establishment of the student visa. If you would like more information about the Advanced Master in Innovation & Entrepreneurship, please download our programme brochure by clicking the link on the left, or write to infomasters@mip.polimi.it and we will respond to your requests in a timely fashion. Admission Requirements The minimum requirements for the AMIE programme are: Online application CV or resume in English Application fee of €100 Cover letter in English Copies of University degrees and academic transcripts (Master or Msc with four or five years of study overall or Bachelor Degree of 180 ECTS credits or equivalent, preferably followed by 1-2 years of working experience) Copy of English certificate (TOEFL, TOEIC or equivalent) for non-native speakers One letter of recommendation Applicants will have to sit for a final motivational interview. AMIE Programme Fees For the September 2016 intake, the tuition fee is €15,000 (didactic material included) International Students in Milan - Assistance Once you have been accepted to the International Master, you will be faced with a whole new "To Do" list. This will include visas, housing, insurance, setting yourself up in Milan and much more. Students will be put in touch with MIP's International Students Office which will be able to provide you with useful assistance and information in order to help your move to Italy go smoothly and your stay in Milan very comfortable. [-]

Professional Footwear Innovation

SLEM Footwear & Education Center
Campus Full time November 2017 Netherlands Waalwijk Italy Florence China Guangdong + 4 more

SLEM offers a unique program, combining forecasting, design, technology and business, educating footwear entrepreneurs, forecasters and consultants. [+]

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Global Entrepreneurship Programme

emlyon business school
Campus Full time 12  September 2017 France Lyon

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. ... [-]


Specialised Master in Innovation and Entrepreneurship

ESCP Europe Business School
Campus Full time January 2017 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. [+]

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: 6% Humanities/Social Sciences: 6% Other fields (Political Sciences and Navy): 6% 6% international students 26% women, 74% men Language requirement French and English Duration 1 year (Start in September) Job Survey 42K€ is the average salary after the MS. Less than 3 months after graduation 75% are employed. 67% have created their company. 75 is the number of companies created by the alumni. In which sector: Information Technologies: 33% Commerce/Retail: 11% Real Estate: 11% Others (Consulting, Tourism, Media, etc.): 45% How to apply Online application TOEFL, TOEIC or IELTS scores Personal interview if eligible [-]

MBA in Entrepreneur Development

WOXSEN | School of Business
Campus Full time July 2017 India Hyderabad

The need to identify, nurture and support aspiring and budding Entrepreneurs is an urgent need for a growing economy such as that of India. [+]

Best Masters Programs in Innovation and Entrepreneurship in Asia 2017. MBA in Entrepreneur Development Welcome to the world of Game Changers Being an entrepreneur possessing entails a different set of skills and dealing with myriad challenges. How does one innovate and create products based on imperfect and incomplete information? How does one build and execute business models for markets that do no exist in the first place? How does one bootstrap to get things done with sparse resources in hand? How does one attract and retain talent for start-ups that do not provide the same certainty and rewards as established organizations do? The need to identify, nurture and support aspiring and budding Entrepreneurs is an urgent need for a growing economy such as that of India. With this in mind, Woxsen School of Business has created an ecosystem for development of entrepreneurial spirit amongst the participants of the program – PGP in Entrepreneurial Development. It aims to create entrepreneurs with a difference – Entrepreneurs who are driven by passion and equipped with core functional skills in Leadership, Organization, Communication and Strategy to drive their business ventures. Woxsen’s aspirations germinate from these insights. We asked ourselves if it were to create a 360 degree ecosystem that trains aspiring entrepreneurs to actually become entrepreneurs. The one-year PGP in Entrepreneurial Development is a culmination of our comprehensive business research, conviction and mission to inspire, educate and empower future entrepreneurs. The primary goal of this program is to: “Familiarize students with the distinct organizational, economic, market, social and other impediments that entrepreneurs and entrepreneurial ventures invariably confront; and provide them with the combination of knowledge, insights and abilities that are necessary to diminish or overcome those impediments.” [-]

Master in Technological Entrepreneurship Programme

Babson College
Campus Full time September 2017 USA Wellesley Mexico Monterrey + 2 more

This exceptional Technological Entrepreneurship Program focuses on the development of new businesses, rather than the management of existing businesses. [+]

This exceptional Technological Entrepreneurship Program focuses on the development of new businesses, rather than the management of existing businesses. In addition, the program:

Integrates engineering, management, and entrepreneurial skills Offers an international experience—participants will spend a semester at Babson College, and will interact with faculty from both institutions Centers on a business enterprise or product launch project that spans three terms Provides students with mentoring support from successful entrepreneurs in Mexico and the United States Culminates in the awarding of a dual degree Qualifies program graduates to apply earned credits to Babson’s MBA program ... [-]