MSc Entrepreneurship and Management

Sheffield University Management School

Program Description
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MSc Entrepreneurship and Management

Sheffield University Management School

This 12 month Masters programme combines academic and applied aspects of entrepreneurship, ranging from start-ups to multinational corporations and from governments to social enterprises. The MSc in Entrepreneurship and Management has been designed to develop entrepreneurial thinking as well as enterprising skills and management expertise that will set you on your way to a successful career.

Throughout this course you will engage with a range of organisations to understand the importance of entrepreneurial practice. Our cutting edge programme is designed to be highly interactive and includes a range of current topics in entrepreneurship research, policy and practice. Modules focus on exploring the theories and practice of entrepreneurship, alongside issues such as intrapreneurship, corporate venturing, start-ups, social entrepreneurship and change management that will enhance your knowledge of entrepreneurship and management.

The Course

The MSc in Entrepreneurship and Management is taught full-time over two semesters, followed by a supervised research project that offers the opportunity to engage closely with businesses and entrepreneurs. Our expert team of academics and guest speakers utilise the school’s state-of-the-art facilities and incorporate visits to innovative entrepreneurial businesses. Learning takes place through a combination of lectures, seminars, workshops and field visits and is assessed through a combination of independent and team work including essays, presentations, blogs, a business plan and a research project.

Semester 1

  • Research Methods
  • Accounting and Financial Management
  • Entrepreneurship (theory and concepts)
  • Entrepreneurial Economies
  • Corporate Entrepreneurship

Semester 2

  • Research Methods
  • Strategic Management
  • Social and Alternative Entrepreneurship
  • Entrepreneurship and Change
  • Creating Entrepreneurial Ventures

Semester 3

  • Dissertation

The Candidate

Our MSc in Entrepreneurship and Management is aimed at individuals seeking to develop entrepreneurial thinking, enterprising skills and management expertise to enhance their future careers whether starting their own businesses, managing in an innovative organisation or working in government. You do not need prior management or entrepreneurship experience to be accepted onto the course.

You will have a 2:1 honours degree, or an approved professional qualification. For overseas students, Sheffield University Management School’s standard English requirement is IELTS 6.5 with at least 6 in each part, or equivalent.

The School

Sheffield University Management School is proud to be in the top one per cent of business schools in the world thanks to prestigious Triple Crown accreditation (AACSB, AMBA, EQUIS). We are research-led, dynamic and progressive – the school endeavours for every graduate to be work-ready in both theory and practice. Our world-class academics and renowned degrees and qualifications ensure that you benefit from the latest thinking.

A dedicated careers service is also on hand to support you and our Employability Hub acts as a key interface between management students and employers. With a dedicated service to help you, our careers professionals will support your access to postgraduate projects, internships, postgraduate international summer schools, professional body associations and jobs.

The school’s spectacular, custom-designed building is situated close to the city centre and a short drive from the Peak District, offering you a high quality of life.

For further information on scholarships please visit the following website.

This school offers programs in:
  • English

Last updated November 17, 2016
Duration & Price
This course is Campus based
Start Date
Start date
Sept. 2017
12 months
Full time
10,970 GBP
Start date Sept. 2017
United Kingdom Sheffield, England
Application deadline Request Info
End date Request Info
Duration 12 months
Price 10,970 GBP
20,470 GBP for non-EU