This two-year master programme is based on companies’ needs for employees with the ability to initiate, lead, and promote the creation of innovations. The language of tuition is English.
The programme trains students in project and innovation management, process and product development, business and system development, and social entrepreneurship. Students develop in-depth knowledge in business, but there is also interaction and sharing with the subject areas of design and technology. Students who complete the programme will be able to create sustainable solutions that take into account function and form as well as resource efficiency.
Master of Science in Business and Economics (120 credits) with specialization in Innovation through Business, Engineering and Design
Main field of study: Business Administration.
Fields of interest: Entrepreneurship, Business and Economics
In the work with innovations students shall be able to balance the different parts of the process regarding functionality, shape, durability, and conditions of production. This requires knowledge in, or collaboration between, different disciplines where different methods, perspectives, and ways of working are being used. The programme is based on joint projects, often in collaboration with the industry or organisations, together with indepth studies in the student’s main field of study and a broadening towards other disciplines. Experiences from project work are discussed and put in relation to the student’s professional skills. Scientific methods used in the innovation process are studied in separate courses.
General entry requirements for second-cycle studies and specific entry requirements:
- A minimum of 90 credits within the main field of study Business Administration (including a degree project of at least 15 credits) or the equivalent
- English B/English 6 or the equivalent
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