Masters Programs in Innovation

Compare 56 Masters Programs in Innovation

Innovation

Students pursuing a master’s degree in innovation are seeking to advance their education in the business field. This course of study allows creative thinkers to gain additional knowledge to support and further develop their ability to keep businesses competitive in a constantly changing economic and social environment.

 

What is a Master in Innovation? A master program in innovation answers the increasing need for cutting-edge strategies in management and advertising. Changing technologies and the broadening scope of the global market require experts who can interpret social trends and diverse cultures to enhance company growth. Innovation professionals also spawn new business ideas, develop original product lines and redefine existing goods and services to give industry a fresh insight into the needs and desires of consumers.

 

The benefits of the program include development of creative thinking in focused applications. The student learns how to study social elements and market trends and integrate them into strategies for company growth. Rather than imparting static knowledge, the courses equip students to continuously draw information from global sources and become leaders in advancement.

 

Cost for a degree will vary according to course program and location of the college or university. Students should investigate global options to find the curriculum that best suits their interests and needs.

 

Careers in the field are growing with the continuing challenge of remaining competitive. Innovation experts are in high demand in management, marketing, product development and creation of new business. Graduates may work as part of integrated teams within a corporation or be engaged as independent consultants to observe current practices and create strategies for improvement. The advanced understanding of the economic advantages of technology and the ability to stay abreast of changes make the innovation professional a valuable asset to any business.

 

To investigate the world-wide options of advancing your career through a Master in Innovation, 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 in Responsible Management-Impact Entrepreneurship and Innovation

Steinbeis University Berlin Institute Corporate Responsibility Management
Online & Campus Combined Part time 1 - 12 months October 2018 Germany Berlin

M.A. in Responsible Management – Specialization in Impact Entrepreneurship and Innovation (Social Entrepreneurship and Social Innovation). [+]

M.A. in Responsible Management – Specialization in Impact Entrepreneurship and Innovation

Steinbeis University Berlin - Institute Corporate Responsibility Management (ICRM) offers the Master's Program M.A. in Responsible Management (MRM) since May 2010. ICRM has recently initiated a new study track, Impact Entrepreneurship, and Innovation, which aims at equipping current and future entrepreneurs with the necessary knowledge and skills to develop innovative projects and ventures that create positive impact.

In the framework of the study track, two new seminars will be offered:

Social Entrepreneurship. Social Innovation.

There will be a strong emphasis on project-based and peer-to-peer learning, facilitated through diverse participants, field trips, coaching and alike.... [-]


Master in Design - Innovation, Strategy and Product

IED – Istituto Europeo di Design Milan
Campus Full time 1 year January 2019 Italy Milan

15th edition - 1st Level Master course in Design trains a new generation of designers and strategists who are ready to approach problem solving by facing consumers and clients needs in a design process. The course offers the opportunity to examine different production systems. Participants are continually stimulated and encouraged to develop their own design methodologies, in order to produce unique design concepts responding to market demands. Throughout the use of contemporary languages and expressions, future scenarios are reached and transformed into innovative design solutions. The Master course is based on an interdisciplinary team approach, as in the best design agencies and think-tanks. The curricular internship constitutes the achievement of the course as it offers the possibility to alternate a professional experience to the academic study programme. In order to facilitate the choice of professional opportunities, the curricular internship can be carried out in studios/companies - corresponding to the courses objectives - or “on campus” through a professional simulation project. Degree title - The course is recognised by MIUR (Ministry for Education, University and Research) as an Academic Master Level I credit rated at 60 credits allowing students to progress further in their studies in Italy or abroad. [+]

1st Level Master course in Design trains a new generation of designers and strategists who are ready to approach problem solving by facing consumers and clients needs in a design process. The course offers the opportunity to examine different production systems. Participants are continually stimulated and encouraged to develop their own design methodologies, in order to produce unique design concepts responding to market demands. Throughout the use of contemporary languages and expressions, future scenarios are reached and transformed into innovative design solutions. The Master course is based on an interdisciplinary team approach, as in the best design agencies and think-tanks. The curricular internship constitutes the achievement of the course as it offers the possibility to alternate a professional experience to the academic study programme. In order to facilitate the choice of professional opportunities, the curricular internship can be carried out in studios/companies - corresponding to the courses objectives - or “on campus” through a professional simulation project.... [-]


Master in Competitiveness & Innovation (English)

University of Deusto: Deusto Business School
Campus Full time 1 year September 2018 Spain San Sebastián

The programme relies on a close collaboration between Deusto Business School and Orkestra- Basque Institute of Competitiveness, one of the leading authorities on understanding and promoting territorial competitiveness. [+]

Program Description

The programme relies on a close collaboration between Deusto Business School and Orkestra- Basque Institute of Competitiveness, one of the leading authorities on understanding and promoting territorial competitiveness.

The programme aims to develop the knowledge and capabilities necessary to identify and analyse the key factors driving competitiveness and innovation at the organisational and territorial levels. It will promote an understanding of the key relationships between these levels of analysis that will support effective decision making amidst the complexity of real-world innovation and competitiveness.

Programme


Basic common training: Semester 1 (September-January)... [-]


Master of Luxury Management, Innovation and Branding in Rome, Italy

Swiss School of Management, Rome Italy
Campus Part time 1 - 2 years October 2018 Italy Rome

This unique Master Program is a one of its kind. It differs from other Luxury Management programs, having a strong component of practical issues, embracing not only the management side but also the innovative way to develop a new concept of branding and value creation. Company visits are also contemplated in the program. [+]

Master of Luxury Management, Innovation, and Branding

Despite the global economic crisis, sales of luxury goods are surging worldwide. More than a symbol, luxury goods indicate success, advantage, privilege, taste, and dreams. The luxury market relies on managers to understand, steward, and grow this unique sector.

Our Master in Luxury Management, Innovation and Branding was designed especially for students aspiring to careers in the luxury management sector of today’s dynamic, global marketplace.

Understanding the dynamics and the peculiarities of the luxury management paying a special attention to the future is the focus of this Master.

The Program awards 60 ECTS within a full academic year. It features company visits of the major brands and Luxury Goods producers in Italy, Guest Lecturers, Scientific Research and field-trips and Leadership training. The program will be run in English. The faculty consists of international professionals based in the city of Rome or close to it.... [-]


Master in Service Leadership & Innovation

Rochester Institute of Technology (RIT) Dubai
Campus Part time 18 months September 2018 United Arab Emirates Dubai

This one-of-a-kind graduate program will help prepare you to transform your organization by using innovation to drive measurable outcomes. Our graduates anticipate the future and see opportunities to position their organizations—and themselves—to reach new levels of success in a constantly changing world. [+]

Transformation through leadership.

Success in today’s global economy requires organizations to have visionary leadership, a 360-degree view of customers, and the ability to formulate and execute strategic initiatives. This one-of-a-kind graduate program will help prepare you to transform your organization by using innovation to drive measurable outcomes. Our graduates anticipate the future and see opportunities to position their organizations—and themselves—to reach new levels of success in a constantly changing world.

The Master's in Service Leadership and Innovation is awarded upon successful completion of 36 credit hours culminating in a comprehensive examination or capstone project. The program is completed in a combination of day and evening classes, and online learning. Our world-class Professors delivering classes are the same as at RIT NY and fly in to deliver the program, ensuring you receive the most up to date learning experience equal to classmates in the US. Further classroom teaching and follow up support is offered through virtual classroom/videoconferencing located in Dubai and New York simultaneously with Professors.... [-]


Master in International Innovation Management

Plekhanov Russian University of Economics
Campus Full time 2 years Russia Moscow

The program ranks 12th among the master programs of Eastern Europe according to the version of the international accreditation agency Eduniversal. The program is taught entirely in English. Students are given the opportunity to study at foreign partner universities through the programs of the Double Diploma or exchange. Double diploma in Lappeenranta Business School (LUT Business School) and the French business school SKEMA. Students in the learning process use Thomson Reuters databases, webinar platforms. Among the students who study at the program, 5% are foreign citizens. [+]

Description of the program

The program ranks 12th among the master programs of Eastern Europe according to the version of the international accreditation agency Eduniversal. The program is taught entirely in English. Students are given the opportunity to study at foreign partner universities through the programs of the Double Diploma or exchange. Double diploma in Lappeenranta Business School (LUT Business School) and the French business school SKEMA. Students in the learning process use Thomson Reuters databases, webinar platforms. Among the students who study at the program, 5% are foreign citizens.

Accreditation

The program is accredited by the European Council for Business Education (ECBE)... [-]


Master in Business Innovation

CREA Geneva | INSEEC GROUP
Campus Full time 16 months February 2019 Switzerland Geneva

During this Master’s course, students will have the opportunity to work on concrete projects. They will apply the knowledge that they have acquired in a final assignment aiming at launching their own project. [+]

Tweaks are not enough in today’s business environment!

Only one out of 50 ideas becomes successful. It is time to develop real business innovation practices to drive the transformation of THE idea into a valuable customer proposition. For this reason, we are offering a comprehensive part-time study program for individuals who believe that business innovation is on the critical path to transforming our social systems, going beyond simple technology and process automation.

During this Master’s course, students will have the opportunity to work on concrete projects. They will apply the knowledge that they have acquired in a final assignment aiming at launching their own project.

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Master of Entrepreneurship, Innovation and Management

Harbour.Space
Campus Full time 1 year Open Enrollment Spain Barcelona

This intensive Master of Entrepreneurship, Innovation and Management program is designed for graduate students interested in starting and sustaining a technology business. The program combines real-world experiences with courses on the fundamentals of finance, people management and creative thinking within entrepreneurial environments. [+]

This program is taught in ENGLISH. Harbour.Space is a unique blend of academics program, a start-up accelerator, venture builder, and real-world experience designed to prepare students to become the next generation of successful high tech entrepreneurs.

The Master of Entrepreneurship, Innovation and Management program methodology combines the fundamentals of technology entrepreneurship, pioneered in Silicon Valley, with the processes developed by leading technology entrepreneurs and accelerators, such as Y Combinator and company builders such as Rocket Internet to quickly start and accelerate technology companies. To gain practical experience alongside the theory, students form teams and work on real-world startup companies within those teams. Students should be prepared to work in a highly competitive environment that will challenge their skills and perseverance every day. Teams will be matched with mentors, and the best teams will be selected to pitch their ideas to investors.... [-]


Master Digital Business Innovation and Transformation

IMC University of Applied Sciences Krems
Campus Part time 2 years September 2018 Austria Krems an der Donau

As change agents, our graduates will guide companies into the future. [+]

As change agents, our graduates will guide companies into the future. They have the skills needed to coordinate and manage digital transformation in any industry. This master programme focuses on the required business administration skills, in combination with core competences such as communication, cooperation, data mining and design thinking.

For further informationen please consult our website www.fh-krems.ac.at.

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Master in Innovation and Tourism Marketing Online

UCAM Universidad Católica San Antonio de Murcia
Online Part time 1 year September 2018 Spain Spain Online

The Master’s in Innovation and Tourism Marketing Online Course is intended for individuals who possess the same passion for the culture of innovation, technology, and marketing applied in tourism organizations as a traditional student. [+]

The Master’s in Innovation and Tourism Marketing Online Course is intended for individuals who possess the same passion for the culture of innovation, technology, and marketing applied in tourism organizations as a traditional student.

This online program is designed to be available completely online to those who want to advance their education profile while also maintaining their professional career and daily routines.

Students who wish to partake in this program must be a graduate of a tourism related study or have a degree at the university level in a different academic field.

Spain is the world's leading destination for holiday tourism, and the second most visited country in the world with the most World Heritage cities, the third in terms of natural areas declared Biosphere Reserves, or the country with the most Blue Flag beaches in the entire Northern Hemisphere.... [-]


Master of Innovation and Technology Management

ISM University of Management and Economics
Campus Full time 3 semesters September 2018 Lithuania Vilnius

It is designed and delivered in cooperation with Illinois Institute of Technology (IIT, USA), Technical University of Denmark (DTU, Denmark), and Nagoya University of Commerce and Business (NUCB, Japan). [+]

Innovation and Technology Management

It is designed and delivered in cooperation with Illinois Institute of Technology (IIT, USA), Technical University of Denmark (DTU, Denmark), and Nagoya University of Commerce and Business (NUCB, Japan). This program is aimed at working professionals who do not have a degree in management but who would like to pursue the prospects of a career as a manager. We offer you a career transition from a specialist to a manager or wide horizontal expansion of your career in the field of innovations and optionally in industrial technology or information technology.

Program FOCUS

Innovation is one of the most important engines of today’s economy, and very often it comes from understanding the entire domain and applying a new approach. First of all the program equips you with solid organizational management skills that create a basic understanding of the deeper discipline of innovation management and at the same time provide a powerful network to share insights from many different points of view. The program later focuses on innovation management throughout all its stages and furnishes the tools and understanding essential to assure that innovation can be used to increase the competitiveness of any organization.... [-]


Master’s in Innovation and Design

Mälardalen University
Campus Full time September 2018 Sweden Eskilstuna

We are convinced that broad competence in innovation and design from a holistic perspective is needed to deal with future challenges. In the international Master’s programme in Innovation and Design, you acquire specialist theoretical knowledge and practical skills for interacting in a global market. After your studies, you will be competitive in the labour market and prepared for doctoral studies. [+]

We are convinced that broad competence in innovation and design from a holistic perspective is needed to deal with future challenges. In the international Master’s programme in Innovation and Design, you acquire specialist theoretical knowledge and practical skills for interacting in a global market. After your studies, you will be competitive in the labour market and prepared for doctoral studies.

The Programme

The international Master’s programme in Innovation and Design has been developed in collaboration with stakeholders outside academia and is aimed to create a clear link to the labour market. You will acquire both theoretical and practical competencies, and learn about innovation management, design processes and communication in complex organisations. The study programme includes qualitative research methods and skills in how to collaborate with partners outside the University in interdisciplinary projects. The programme itself is multidisciplinary, combining disciplines such as engineering, the social sciences and the humanities, as well as perspectives drawn from the arts. The courses help you to develop your capacity for multidisciplinary collaboration, both nationally and internationally. You will also develop your knowledge in an area defined by yourself within the field of innovation and design.... [-]


Master in Information Architecture and Innovation

Jönköping University
Campus Full time 2 years September 2018 Sweden Jönköping

This programme provides knowledge and skills in three key areas: project management, the use of IT in business, organisational and technological innovation, and the evaluation of IT in organisations. [+]

This programme provides knowledge and skills in three key areas: project management, the use of IT in business, organisational and technological innovation, and the evaluation of IT in organisations.

The programme targets students with a bachelor degree in informatics/informa­tion systems, business administration or computer science.

The role of information systems is strategic in a society where information is expected to be produced, co-produced, remediated, consumed, and seamlessly shared across an infinite amount of connected environments. From sensors to ambient devices, from smartphones to autonomous cars, information systems are ubiquitous and so commonplace that they have become somewhat invisible. When shopping, travelling, paying taxes or exercising our rights, we always rely on some digital infrastructure to smoothly and successfully support our actions.... [-]


International Master in Sustainable Business & Innovation

EADA Business School Barcelona
Campus Full time September 2018 Spain Barcelona

This program is designed for participants from diverse cultural and academic backgrounds who aim to develop their career and skills in helping businesses and organizations to solve urgent, and emerging environmental, economic, societal, and welfare global challenges. [+]

Latest professional practice

Learn the latest trends in products and services, management practices, business models, and market infrastructures that lead to higher social impact and development; Develop the skills to analyze higher purpose organizations as well as sharing and circular economies; Examine the role of technological innovation in business opportunities for solving global challenges.

Corporate Connections

Faculty with extensive professional experience; Company visits and conferences; On and off-campus recruiting events and corporate presentations; Work as a consultant in a real company for your final project.

International Exposure

Faculty from all over the world; +50 nationalities in our student body; Exchange program with +30 top-ranked partner schools. ... [-]

MM in the Field of Innovation Studies

Wits Business School
Campus Full time 1 year February 2019 South Africa Johannesburg

Long-term economic growth is being driven by technological innovation. Equip yourself to understand and manage the innovation process in ways that will lead to competitive firms and sustainable, human-centered development. [+]

Programme Overview

The WBS Master of Management in Innovation Studies (MM Innovation Studies) is an interdisciplinary, specialist programme that investigates innovation and its impact on firm profitability and economic growth, and how it can be shaped for the achievement of broader societal goals. The programme is designed for individuals with relevant undergraduate degrees such as business, economics, social sciences, natural sciences, engineering and law who intend to pursue careers in specific areas of innovation management or innovation policy in business, academia, development institutions or other civil society organizations. It may also be attractive to mid-level career professionals who are working with agencies or firms, and who may be responsible for developing and executing innovation strategies and programmes at the local, regional, national or international levels. The programme draws on disciplinary traditions in management, economics, public policy, humanities, social science and natural sciences, and provides the essential breadth of knowledge which will enable graduates to skillfully engage in shaping innovation both for increased competitiveness and for socio-economic development.... [-]