Entrepreneurship has long been considered as an important factor for advancing the economic prosperity of societies and individuals. Entrepreneurship adds value through new business activities and through innovations that optimize resources, processes, industries and opportunities, which in turn create business value, as well as greater social and individual wealth.
This spirit provides a vital force for economic growth, the sustainable use of resources and the revitalization of organizations and communities. Entrepreneurs are among the happiest people in the world when it comes to well-being and satisfaction with their working conditions, according to the Global Entrepreneurship Monitor 2013 report.
The study "The Anatomy of the Entrepreneur", prepared by Kauffman and based on a survey of 549 founders of companies from various industries, reveals that training is the key to entrepreneurship. The study found that 95.1% of respondents had a bachelor's degree and 47% had postgraduate studies. Learning and networking, therefore, are useful in processes of innovation and entrepreneurship.
The Master in Entrepreneurship and Innovation is designed to delve into the keys on which entrepreneurship is based as a way of thinking, doing and being, with special attention to teamwork and problem solving in order to create an new value The study and practice of entrepreneurship helps individuals develop important personal skills in areas such as creativity and leadership, as well as reinforce self-confidence.
The student will have the option, at the end of the school period in Barcelona or Madrid, to complete a two-week residential stay at Pace University (New York).
The student will have the option, at the end of the school period in Madrid or Barcelona, to complete a two-week residential stay at Pace University (New York). This residential program has an additional cost for the student
The business projects of this master's degree are evaluated, in addition to the team of professors that make up the academic tribunal, by a court that decides on the award of the Entrepreneurship and Innovation Award of EAE, endowed with € 10,000.
EAE gives its students access to the EAE Emprende program, which aims to provide the necessary resources and environment so that they can develop new business ideas. Thus, EAE accompanies the needs of entrepreneurs and investors, as well as students and researchers.
The program sessions are organized around workshops and innovation experiences. Conferences are organized by entrepreneurs of recognized prestige and success from different sectors (IT, e-commerce and start-ups in general), in which the student can receive direct feedback of their own ideas
6% of the students of EAE choose to start their own business.
The contents of the program are of an eminently practical nature, and are aimed at fostering the ability to obtain and manage the resources necessary to market business opportunities
Requirements and admission
Those who successfully complete the program will obtain the Master's degree in Entrepreneurship and Innovation from EAE Business School. In addition, participants who meet the established academic requirements will obtain the Master's degree in Entrepreneurship and Innovation from the Rey Juan Carlos University (if it is held in Madrid) or the Polytechnic University of Catalonia (if carried out in Barcelona).
Requirements and access profile
Be in possession of a bachelor's degree or a university degree.
The program is aimed at university graduates or senior technicians, with an entrepreneurial spirit, who want to implement successful business projects. The university education with which students access is diverse and responds to a wide range of careers ranging from technical training in engineering areas to training in legal sciences or humanities.
The fundamental goal of our admissions process is to ensure the suitability of candidates, through their professional and academic curriculum. All participants must get the most out of this learning experience, through a context in which it is possible to develop a long-term relationship with classmates, teachers and alumni.
To start the application process you must complete an appropriate form so that the candidate's profile can be assessed by our Academic Committee. If the resolution of the Admission issued by the Academic Committee to the Master in Entrepreneurship and Innovation is positive, the candidate will be able to formalize their enrollment to this Master.
The Professional Career Service of EAE Business School is responsible for promoting and serving as a meeting point for students, alumni, collaborating companies and other business groups interested in hiring EAE professionals. Year after year, this Service helps many of our students to start a professional relationship during the completion of the Master in Entrepreneurship and Innovation and after its completion.
Most common professional outings:
- Business promoters
- Responsible for innovation and change in organizations, both public and private
- Leaders in the management of innovative teams
- Responsible for R & D or innovation
- Responsible for new business lines, divisions or spin-off in existing companies
- Creation of new companies and / or consultants for the creation of companies and innovation processes
Some data of our Employment Report 2017:
- 91% of students find work before 6 months after completing the master's degree, and 41% find work before the end of the program
- 70% improve their professional situation after graduating
- 60% of students increase their salary after going through EAE
- 6% of EAE students start a business after graduating
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