MSc in Global Innovation Management

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Program Description

MSc in Global Innovation Management

The MSc in Global Innovation Management is a unique two-year programme. It’s offered jointly by:

  • University of Strathclyde
  • Aalborg University (Denmark)
  • Hamburg University of Technology (Germany)

You'll have the opportunity to study at two of the universities.

The course focuses on new challenges in innovative global enterprise and provides you with:

  • a practical and global perspective of innovation management
  • skills applicable to larger multinational organisations and smaller enterprises

broader views of Innovation Management including:

  • technology management
  • research and development
  • product/service development
  • increased research capability

You’ll study

The programme is divided into four semesters over two years.

You’ll spend your first year at Strathclyde. You’ll gain practical experience of working within globally distributed teams and with an industrial client.

In the first semester of Year 2, you’ll either undertake an in-depth study of innovation management in Germany or an industrial internship in Denmark.

In the final semester, you’ll take on a thesis project. This is supervised by the Year 2 host institution.

Year 1

Compulsory classes

  • Industrial Group Project
  • Global Design
  • People, Organisation & Technology
  • Strategic Technology Management
  • Supply Chain Operations
  • Design Methods
  • Management Of Innovation
  • Design Management

Elective classes

Choose from this list

  • Product Design Techniques
  • Strategic Supply Chain Management
  • Enterprise Resource Planning
  • Knowledge Engineering & Management For Engineers
  • Engineering Risk Management
  • Management Of Total Quality & Continuous Improvement
  • Fundamentals Of Lean Six Sigma
  • Sustainable Product Design & Manufacturing
  • Product Costing & Financial Management
  • Systems Thinking & Modelling
  • Information Management

Year 2

You'll have the opportunity to study at two of the universities.

  • Hamburg University of Technology
  • Aalborg University

Learning & teaching

The programme is delivered in English at all of the universities.

Entry requirements

You should have:

  • a second-class Honours degree, or overseas equivalent, in an engineering, science or technology subject
  • an appropriate level of competence in the English language, through attaining a minimum of IELTS 6 (minimum of 5.5 in any of the 4 test sections) or TOEFL 95 (minimum of listening 21, speaking 23, writing 21 and reading 22)

English Language Requirement

IELTS 6.5 or equivalent

Fees

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Last updated Sep 2019

About the School

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