Master in Strategic Entrepreneurship

Jönköping University

Program Description
EFMD Equis Accredited
AACSB Accredited

Master in Strategic Entrepreneurship

Jönköping University

Strategic Entrepreneurship is a program that helps you improve your entrepreneurial effectiveness, both in creating and launching new startups and in identifying and developing opportunities within existing organizations.

Entrepreneurship plays an important part in our society and this program will provide you with specialized master level competencies in business administration with a focus on venture creation and venture management as well as business renewal.

The education is designed using state-of-the-art research and offers practical experiences. Courses include guest lectures by Swedish business world representatives, projects with Swedish organizations, and opportunities to deve­lop your own venture ideas.

All courses are given in English. The program is open to students from around the world, and courses have a diverse international participation of students. This international atmosphere contributes to a broad perspective of the issues discussed in class.

Study abroad

Students have the opportunity to spend a semester abroad at one of our many partner universities. The alternative to international exchange is to study elective courses at JIBS. Both alternatives allow you to create your own individualized profile. Part of the elective semester can be devoted to an internship. The advanced internship in entrepreneurship includes the possibility of working with your own business.

Internships

Part of the elective semester can be devoted to an internship.

After your degree

You will gain specialized master level competencies in business administration with a focus on venture creation and venture management as well as business renewal. There is a wide range of career opportunities awaiting you after gradua­tion, including Business owner-manager/entrepreneur, business developer, project leader, change manager, business deve­loper. The program also prepares stu­dents for doctoral research education.

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Courses

NB Preliminary list of courses

Year 1 Autumn

  • Entrepreneurial Growth 7.5 credits
  • Entrepreneuring; Person and Process 7.5 credits
  • Advanced Research Methods in Entrepreneurship 7.5 credits
  • Creating a New Venture 7.5 credits

Year 1 Spring

  • Applied International Marketing 7.5 credits
  • Corporate Entrepreneurship and Strategic Renewal 7.5 credits
  • Entrepreneurial Finance 7.5 credits
  • Family Business Development 7.5 credits

Year 2 Autumn

  • Studying abroad/Elective courses 30 hp

Year 2 Spring

  • Master Thesis in Business Administration 30 hp

Facts

  • Credits: 120,0
  • Level: Master's
  • Rate of study: Full-time
  • Place of study: Campus-based
  • Language: English
  • Start date: Autumn 2018

Requirements:

The applicant must hold the minimum of a Bachelor’s degree (i.e the equivalent of 180 ECTS credits at an accredited university) with at least 90 ECTS credits in business administration, economics, industrial engineering, and management, or equivalent. At least 60 ECTS credits must be in business administration. Proof of English proficiency is required.

This school offers programs in:
  • English


Last updated December 18, 2017
Duration & Price
This course is Campus based
Start Date
Start date
Sept. 2018
Duration
Duration
2 years
Full time
Price
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240,000 SEK
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Sweden - Jönköping, Jonkoping County
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Tuition fees do NOT apply for EU/EEA citizens or exchange students.