Master in Entrepreneurship and Innovation Management
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 programme is ideally suited for people with an interest in starting and managing innovative projects or new economic endeavours.
The 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:
- An understanding of the nature of innovation and entrepreneurship and the potential inherent in this, including theories of how these function, how they can be managed and how to find novel ways to realise projects in the economy.
- The necessary skills to start and manage projects of an innovative nature, including skills in business model innovation and executing new projects and start-ups. This also includes critical skills for the effective leader in a contemporary economy, such as creativity, communication and presentation.
- A set of critical skills needed to properly analyse and assess innovative projects, as well as the theoretical basis upon which the participants can build their further development as innovation leaders.
The final degree project is meant to both tie the programme together in its entirety, and give participants a chance to develop a personal project within the framework of an academic exam. Students can choose to do either an academic project or collaborate with a company.
The Master’s programme in Entrepreneurship and Innovation Management represents one of the most important engines of value and new-wealth creation in the contemporary economy. The programme is devised to be utilised both to kick-start a a new personal venture, and as a way to position the student for a fast-track career in innovative companies. As most corporations today realise that they need to be more innovative and entrepreneurial, the programme prepares students to meet this challenge.
Last updated May 10, 2016