Masters Programs in Innovation and Entrepreneurship

Compare 16 Masters Programs in Innovation and Entrepreneurship

Innovation and Entrepreneurship

It takes a special set of skills to startup a fresh business or project. Not everyone has the aptitude or the courage to explore the unknown. Those with a Master in Innovation and Entrepreneurship are equipped with the knowledge and training firms need to develop ideas into opportunities and reach new markets.

 

What is a Master in Innovation and Entrepreneurship? It is an advanced degree that enhances the skills of talented business professionals beyond the graduate level. It also focuses on creating the leaders that are willing to take risks and explore new ideas. Coursework often consists of a review of basic business topics including organizational structures, finance, economics and law. Advanced topics deal with developing business plans, project management, research, product development and strategic marketing. Students may choose to focus on a specific industry or technology.

 

As graduates, students are prepared to evaluate new ideas and select the most profitable for further development. These programs enhance communication and reasoning capabilities of graduates by focusing efforts on creating plans and seeing projects through to completion. The steps for successful innovation are learned, and students are able to craft, sell and launch new business ideas. Students know how to acquire financing and maneuver through the pitfalls of regulatory processes.  

 

The cost of a Master in Innovation and Entrepreneurship program varies depending on the university. Interested individuals should contact the admissions departments of their institutions of choice for details about fees and tuition. Most programs will require at least two full years of study. Living expenses and material costs should also be planned in advance.

 

Upon completion of their program, graduates are ready to enter the work force as project managers and researchers. Many find employment with technological firms guiding the development of new software and hardware tools. Others prefer to work independently and are capable of starting and managing their own companies. Some find rewarding work as analysts and consultants.

 

It is important to consider as many options as possible before deciding on a program. For international students and working professionals, online universities offer a quality education that fits within lifestyle limitations. Search for your program below and contact directly the admission office of the school of your choice by filling in the lead form.

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Master of Business Administration - Entrepreneurship, Innovation & Leadership

MODUL University Dubai
Online & Campus Combined Part time 18 months September 2018 United Arab Emirates Dubai

This major communicates the skills and techniques behind entrepreneurial thought and action, imparting expertise which enables managers and entrepreneurs to make crucial decisions and compete successfully. [+]

Overview

This major communicates the skills and techniques behind entrepreneurial thought and action, imparting expertise which enables managers and entrepreneurs to make crucial decisions and compete successfully.

Prepares you for the challenges of establishing and growing a business in today’s dynamic climate.

Learn the skills and techniques behind entrepreneurial thought and action, and expertise which enable managers and entrepreneurs to make crucial decisions and compete successfully.

*Title of degree awarded: Master of Business Administration

Info

Duration: 18 months blended learning programme

Intake: September 2018

ECTS Credits: 90

Choice of Majors: Expand your horizons with the option to double major with MODUL's Postgraduate degrees. The Master of Business Administration offers students the choice to major in Entrepreneurship, Innovation and Leadership, New Media and Information Management or Tourism and Hotel Development.... [-]


Master in Innovation & Entrepreneurship

EU Business School
Online Campus Full time 1 year October 2018 Spain Barcelona Switzerland Switzerland Online + 3 more

This program explores the main components of innovation and new venture creation and provides an insight into the entrepreneurial endeavor and the conditions within which it can be cultivated effectively. [+]

In an ever-changing business landscape shaped by increasingly competitive markets, the entrepreneurial mindset’ is crucial for managers to bring about creative changes and growth.

This program explores the main components of innovation and new venture creation and provides an insight into the entrepreneurial endeavour and the conditions within which it can be cultivated effectively. Focusing on the development of creative-thinking and executive skills, you will discover entrepreneurial challenges and solutions while taking the opportunity to evaluate and conceptualize business models.

How You Earn Your Certificate

The Master in Innovation & Entrepreneurship (60 ECTS) is a one-year program, divided into three terms. Each term comprises four courses (4 ECTS each) and one seminar (2 ECTS). Throughout the year, students are also exposed to real-life case studies, games and business simulations. In order to graduate, participants must also complete a business plan (6 ECTS).... [-]


Master in Entrepreneurship and Innovation

Free University of Bozen - Bolzano
Campus Full time 2 years October 2018 Italy Bolzano

The goal of this two-year programme is to provide students with a solid theoretical understanding of entrepreneurial and economic subjects, focusing on two aspects: how to build up new companies and how to develop innovation within a company. [+]

Get top-notch business knowledge on start-ups and innovation from us. Turn your ideas into your start-up!

The goal of this two-year programme is to provide students with a solid theoretical understanding of entrepreneurial and economic subjects, focusing on two aspects: how to build up new companies and how to develop innovation within a company. Areas that characterize the study of entrepreneurship include setting up a business plan, analyzing the human, economic and financial resources necessary to set up a business and understanding how to recognize market opportunities. Innovation is understood broadly as the creation and application of new skills applied to product development, managerial processes, and competitive strategies.... [-]


HEC Paris Online Master's in Innovation and Entrepreneurship

Coursera
Online Part time 10 - 16 months September 2018 USA USA Online

Discover new business opportunities and lead innovation with an online master’s degree from HEC Paris, one of Europe's highest-ranked business schools. [+]

Overview

Drive innovation and develop an entrepreneurial mindset

Discover new business opportunities and lead innovation with an online master’s degree from HEC Paris, one of Europe's highest-ranked business schools. This program will enable you to identify and develop innovative and high-potential commercial opportunities and is particularly relevant for current and aspiring business leaders who aim to lead business development, drive product innovation, or launch new business ventures.

Program Objectives

Learn how to:

Develop innovative and high-potential commercial opportunities Drive innovation and business development Create products or services in a start-up context or within an existing organization Apply everything you have learned by working on a team project, mentored by leading professors and highly experienced professionals ... [-]

Master in Innovation Management and Entrepreneurship

Kaunas University of Technology
Campus Full time 2 years September 2018 Lithuania Kaunas

This study programme educates the managerial competence of development, installation, and management of innovation processes in organizations and to create and develop innovative businesses in different industries. [+]

This study programme educates the managerial competence of development, installation, and management of innovation processes in organizations and to create and develop innovative businesses in different industries. The programme educates creative thinking, the ability to initiate innovations of products, processes and added value, create market-expanding and value-maximizing strategies. The education is based on a systemic integration of management, technologies, finances, and knowledge of the law for the adoption of business management solutions.

The Master’s Degree studies in the Management programme in KTU are among the best Management Master’s degree studies at the Lithuanian universities (data of the magazine “Reitingai” (Rankings) of 2017).... [-]


Advanced Master in Innovation & Entrepreneurship (AMIE)

MIP Politecnico di Milano School of Management
Campus Full time 12 months September 2018 Italy Milan Belgium Brussels + 2 more

The Advanced Master in Innovation & Entrepreneurship is aimed at young graduates who want to think and act as entrepreneurs and become innovative leaders. In fact, the emergence of new technologies and the broadening of global markets create continuous opportunities for new business development and challenge the established market positions. [+]

The Advanced Master in Innovation & Entrepreneurship is aimed at young graduates who want to think and act as entrepreneurs and become innovative leaders. In fact, the emergence of new technologies and the broadening of global markets create continuous opportunities for new business development and challenge the established market positions.

COURSE OBJECTIVES

These are only some of the competencies which the Master aims at developing in candidates:

Learn how to develop a new business idea from the concept design to the execution. Learn to introduce and manage innovations in a cost-effective and sustainable way. Identify new market and social opportunities for new and existing businesses. Build your own personal network of managers, investors, designers, entrepreneurs, incubators, and consultants from different industries and countries. Build managerial and organizational skills, and your capability to work in a team. RANKINGS ... [-]

Specialised Master in Innovation and Entrepreneurship

ESCP Europe Business School
Campus Full time 1 year September 2018 France Paris

Entrepreneurs play a key role in corporate structures as initiators, catalysts and creators of added value. Managers must now be entrepreneurs and business developers and be able to detect growth opportunities, develop and launch projects. After completing the Specialised Master® in Innovation and Entrepreneurship, participants have an overall perspective that allows them to design, build and oversee development projects in their careers, regardless of the size of the firm. This programme takes place on our Paris campus. [+]

Entrepreneurship and Innovation are at the heart of the economic renewal of a society. Becoming an entrepreneur is a natural step for most but also a difficult decision as it is more than a job, it is a “way of life”.

After completing the Specialised Master® in Innovation and Entrepreneurship, participants have an in-depth perspective that allows them to design, build and oversee development projects in their careers. This Specialised Masters® program is managed and taught by professors and professionals who are passionate about entrepreneurship and who share a great number of tools and field experience. For many, this Masters program has been the stepping stone for brilliant entrepreneurial careers.This Specialised Master® prepares high-level entrepreneurs to act in an environment that is frequently ambiguous and uncertain.... [-]


Advanced Master in Innovation & Entrepreneurship

Solvay Brussels School of Economics and Management, Université Libre de Bruxelles
Campus Full time 1 - 1 year September 2018 Belgium Brussels

The Advanced Master in Innovation & Entrepreneurship is aimed at candidates who want to think and act like entrepreneurs and become innovative leaders. [+]

The Advanced Master in Innovation & Entrepreneurship is a 12 month International Master programme taking place at Solvay Brussels School of Economics & Management and MIP Politecnico di Milano and is taught entirely in English. The Advanced Master in Innovation & Entrepreneurship is aimed at candidates who want to think and act like entrepreneurs and become innovative leaders. In fact, the emergence of new technologies and the broadening of global markets are creating continuous opportunities for new business development and challenging the established market positions.

Our partner: MIP Politecnico di Milano:

MIP is a global business school accredited by EQUIS and AMBA. It is ranked by the Financial Times among the best business schools in Europe and has been recognised as a prestigious business school for over 30 years. The school works with a wide network of public and private companies and is supported by the strong links developed with the Politecnico di Milano’s Departments of Engineering and Design.... [-]


Master's degree in innovation and entrepreneurship

OBS Business School
Online Full time 12 months February 2019 Spain Barcelona

Online Master with the keys to achieve business competitiveness through innovation. [+]

Masters in Innovation and Entrepreneurship.

In the second half of the twentieth century and the beginning of this we have witnessed profound technological, social and political changes. There has been spectacular progress in all scientific and human disciplines, and these changes have introduced new paradigms that have led to new business models and new ways of administering and managing organizations.

The impact of these changes in our business environment is getting faster and, in this situation, we must react and make decisions that anticipate the changing needs of the company. Innovative decisions should not only aim at improving the level of the enterprise, but should consider the totality of the business.... [-]


Master's Degree in Entrepreneurship and Innovation

Tecnocampus
Campus Full time 675 hours October 2018 Spain Barcelona

In a single programme, the Master in Entrepreneurship and Innovation combines all of the academic, professional, structural and human elements required to enable participants to transform their innovative ideas into real businesses. [+]

Nombre: Máster Universitario en Emprendimiento e Innovación Duración: 7 de octubre de 2016 al 30 de julio de 2017 Carga lectiva: 60 ECTS/675 hores Modalidad: Presencial Horario: Lunes, miércoles y viernes, de 18h a 22h y uno/dos sábados al mes Impartido en: La Escuela Superior de Ciencias Sociales y de la Empresa Titulación: Universitat Pompeu Fabra (UPF) Precio: 5.923€* (Precio aproximado pendiente de aprobación por el Decreto de la Generalitat que fija los precios de los servicios académicos de las Universidades Públicas de Cataluña para cada curso académico) Orientación: Profesional - Emprendedora Plazas: 30 Idiomas: Castellano e inglés

Presentación

Cada vez es más complejo poder hacer realidad ideas de negocio innovadoras si no contamos con las herramientas y metodologías para materializarlas en proyectos factibles dirigidos a públicos claramente identificados.... [-]


Masters in Innovation and Entrepreneurship

Vlerick Business School
Campus Full time 1 year September 2018 Belgium Leuven Ghent Brussels + 2 more

You have the ideas - we’ll teach you how to think and act like an innovative entrepreneur! Today’s business world is constantly changing and management strategies need to be redefined non-stop. [+]

You have the ideas - we’ll teach you how to think and act like an innovative entrepreneur! Today’s business world is constantly changing and management strategies need to be redefined non-stop. So, companies are looking for people who can generate new ideas, apply frameworks and respond to this changing environment.

This programme teaches you how to identify and manage new business opportunities. It’s the gateway to a career as an innovative leader in any kind of company- a large consultancy firm, a multinational, or your own business. During the disruption tour to Silicon Valley, you'll get the chance to visit innovative companies, investors and incubators.

Financial Times: We’re ranked No. 9 worldwide in the Financial Times’ MBA ranking for Entrepreneurship.... [-]


Master in Digital Entrepreneurship

ESEI International Business School Barcelona
Campus Full time 1 year October 2018 Spain Barcelona

ESEI’s Master in Digital Entrepreneurship is a project-based, practical course for students who want to become leaders in digital communication and start-ups. You will learn about the challenges and advantages of established and emerging digital technologies and become an innovator, ready to apply your knowledge and skills to both start-ups and well-established companies. [+]

Learn what it takes to build a successful start-up and become a skilled and knowledgeable leader with a Master in Digital Entrepreneurship

ESEI’s Master in Digital Entrepreneurship is a project-based, practical course for students who want to become leaders in digital communication and start-ups. You will learn about the challenges and advantages of established and emerging digital technologies and become an innovator, ready to apply your knowledge and skills to both start-ups and well-established companies.

Fostering creativity, innovation and entrepreneurship, this master’s programme will focus on leadership, communication, strategic marketing, and finance, developing a deep understanding of business management, with a specialisation in the digital and entrepreneurial worlds.... [-]


Master in Entrepreneurship and Innovation

University of Padova
Campus Full time 2 years October 2018 Italy Padua

An educational program to train future entrepreneurs and managers with an open-minded approach, working in a global setting and leveraging on training experiences focused on the cross-fertilization of ideas and practices. [+]

An educational program to train future entrepreneurs and managers with an open-minded approach, working in a global setting and leveraging on training experiences focused on the cross-fertilization of ideas and practices.

Students will explore the innovation frontiers going beyond technological innovation to include also market-driven innovation and social innovation, combining the languages and frameworks of economics and management through integrated courses. Students will not only benefit from theoretical analyses and cutting-edge research developed at DSEA, but they will also go through learning-by-doing processes within the managerial labs proposed in EI.

A global perspective on the business, technological, and institutional scenarios, coupled with solid roots in the experience on how doing business and promote economic development in multiple countries (experiencing Made in Italy model). The double perspective of economics and management will be constantly applied through the Degree, supported by law.... [-]


Master in Entrepreneurship and Innovation Management

Bahcesehir University
Campus Full time 3 - 4 semesters September 2018 Turkey Istanbul

ENI is designed to inspire creative individuals with an interest in starting or developing innovative ventures that have the potential to make a significant impact on industries, economies. [+]

ENTREPRENEURSHIP AND INNOVATION MANAGEMENT (ENGLISH, THESIS, WEEKEND) Profile of the Program

ENI is designed to inspire creative individuals with an interest in starting or developing innovative ventures that have the potential to make a significant impact on industries, economies. We offer students the knowledge and the skills to and implement new ideas to create/manage new ventures, develop new management practices and create supportive environments that foster innovation. The program provides professional capabilities not only to potential entrepreneurs but also to “entrepreneurial professionals”.

Qualification Awarded

The students who successfully complete the program are awarded the degree of Master of Entrepreneurship and Innovation.... [-]


MSc in Innovative Entrepreneurship

Peter the Great St. Petersburg Polytechnic University
Campus Full time 2 years October 2018 Russia Saint Petersburg

Innovation and entrepreneurship always keep pace together in the context of any competitive environment in today's world. It is always a challenge for companies to invent new groundbreaking products, reshape their internal strategies and create value through different ways of thinking to become highly competitive in a certain market. [+]

Innovation and entrepreneurship always keep pace together in the context of any competitive environment in today's world. It is always a challenge for companies to invent new groundbreaking products, reshape their internal strategies and create value through different ways of thinking to become highly competitive in a certain market.

Key Points The course is entirely delivered in English; International startups development; Regular participation in seminars, conferences and innovation forums; Possibilities to do an internship at the Russian-German Entrepreneurship Center and St. Petersburg Teknopark; Joint projects and research activities with teachers' engagement; International contacts for future career in the area of entrepreneurship; Tours to leading companies; Cross-cultural studies and other extracurricular activities at the University; Scholarships to study abroad in English in one of the European partner universities (a semester or a summer school). The program enables graduates to obtain a real opportunity to starting up their business and to become an entrepreneur while working within a large organization Graduates can work for large international companies in the innovation department, set up their own business with international focus, and continue to study for a Ph.D. and become research experts Double-degree agreements with Technical University of Berlin A semester abroad in partner universities and business schools Practice-oriented approach to education by company representatives participating in the teaching Diversified pool of lecturers from top-ranked universities Modules: Entrepreneurship Management and Leadership Business and Entrepreneurship in Russia Innovation Product Management Internship and Industrial Business Research Marketing and Sales Interdisciplinary work and Master thesis research [-]