Masters Programs in Innovation Management

Compare 19 Masters Programs in Innovation Management

A Master of Arts is a post- graduate degree. It’s awarded to students who study a specialized field over the course of one to two years. The degree program equips students for career advancement. It also provides the academic groundwork for pursuing a doctorate degree.

What is an MA in Innovation Management? The innovation management field of study encourages creative ways of thinking. Participants can develop the know-how for helping the private and public sectors take advantage of emerging opportunities in the marketplace. Students may learn how to identify and develop cutting-edge ideas, products, services and processes. They can learn how to manage an idea from concept to implementation. These programs generally bring together individuals from a wide range of disciplines, such as journalism, law, fashion and marketing. Depending on the program, students may oversee a research project or participate in an externship with a company or public agency.   

Students pursuing a master’s degree in innovation management can develop valuable skills including risk management, creative thinking and problem-solving. These qualities are not only helpful in everyday life but also highly valued by prospective employers.

Program length and school location impact the cost of education. It’s best to contact the institutions to learn more about fees and expenses.

Innovation management is an emerging field with a growing demand. Many businesses, organizations and corporations are seeking talented individuals who can help them gain a competitive edge. With changes in the economy and technology advancements, individuals with a master’s degree in this field may find ample employment opportunities. Graduates are well-suited for managerial and leadership roles. A few career paths include innovation research, brand management, and research and development. A graduate may become a technology portfolio manager, R & D manager or idea management specialist.

An internet-based curriculum is ideal if you need a flexible schedule and easy access to higher education. To get started, 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 Innovation In Design For The Tourism Sector

Universidad de La Laguna
Campus or Online Full time September 2017 Spain Santa Cruz de Tenerife

Through a multidisciplinary training, the master is dedicated to the research in design orienting it to a very specific social and economic activity, the tourism, like field of application. Its aim is to implement innovation-based policies, strategies and activities in the sector based on design and working methods. [+]

Masters in Innovation Management. Through a multidisciplinary training, the master is dedicated to the research in design orienting it to a very specific social and economic activity, the tourism, like field of application. Its aim is to implement innovation-based policies, strategies and activities in the sector based on design and working methods. The University of Barcelona (UB), the University of Las Palmas de Gran Canaria (ULPGC) and the University of the Basque Country (UPV-EHU) are participating in this inter-university master's degree, together with the University of La Laguna (ULL). Admission profile. The entrance will be direct for the students coming from the degrees of Design, Fine Arts and Engineering in Industrial Design and Development of Products of the EHEA. • Students from other grades such as architecture, social and economic sciences and, in general, the social sciences and humanities disciplines, will be able to access the evaluation of their application by an academic commission, which will determine according to their academic and professional curriculum what Leveling courses must be in the Degree in Design. This course of leveling the student will take between 15 and 30 credits. In order to avoid their coincidence with the teaching of the first semester of the master, these leveling credits will be carried out in a "zero course", that is to say, the student who performs the leveling credits will need two academic courses to complete the master, In which he will develop between 15 and 30 credits of leveling, in the first or... [-]

Advanced Master in Innovation & Entrepreneurship (AMIE)

MIP Politecnico di Milano School of Management
Campus Full time 12 months September 2017 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. [+]

AMIE - ADVANCED MASTER IN INNOVATION & ENTREPRENEURSHIP (ENGLISH) LANGUAGE English TYPE Full time INTAKE September LENGTH 12 months LOCATION Milan, Italy and Brussels, Belgium TUITION FEE 15000 € UNIVERSITY REQUIREMENTS 3-year Bachelor degree (minimum 180 ECTS) 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 MASTER 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 with managers, investors, designers, entrepreneurs, incubators, and consultants from different industries and countries. Build managerial and organizational skills, and your capability to work in team. THE ACADEMIC PARTNER MIP Politecnico di Milano: a global business school accredited by EQUIS, AMBA, EFMD and ranked by the Financial Times amongst the best European business schools, further complemented by it's deeply rooted knowledge and reputation in the luxury value chain management. The quality of the competencies expressed are also supported by the strong links developed with the Faculty of Engineering and Design of Politecnico di Milano University, which is the largest one in Europe.... [-]

Master in Governance of Science, Technology, and Innovation (STI)

Higher School of Economics
Campus Full time 2 years October 2017 Russia Moscow

The programme prepares students for careers in management and policy for science, technology and innovation, covering the full spectrum from generating knowledge to applying and using it for technology and innovation. Among the topics covered are practical technology and innovation management (including strategy making and implementation), idea generation, finance and marketing innovation. [+]

Masters in Innovation Management. Programme Overview The programme prepares students for careers in management and policy for science, technology and innovation, covering the full spectrum from generating knowledge to applying and using it for technology and innovation. Among the topics covered are practical technology and innovation management (including strategy making and implementation), idea generation, finance and marketing innovation. Advanced courses teach policy for science, technology and innovation, measurement and economics of innovation, regional policy and public private partnerships for science and innovation. There is no other programme in the world that addresses these issues from this specific angle. An emphasis is placed on interactive learning. Lectures and seminars provoke lively discussions between professors and students, providing bilateral consultation for ambitious students who share our vision. The programme seeks to educate and train self-motivated experts who are fearless when it comes to raising issues and initiating change. Based in Moscow, the programme also offers students opportunities to take courses at HSE's international partner universities, do internships in Russia or abroad, and write a Master’s thesis during their final semester of study. This programme combines theoretical education and practical experience, and with a focus on international expertise and experience. The personal qualities and intellectual potential of the students enrolled in the programme will be enriched and developed so that they will be able to apply policy and management skills in science, technology, and innovation to work undertaken during their subsequent careers with major companies, organizations and government bodies. Curriculum Core courses Core... [-]

Master in Human Computer Interaction and Design (HCID)

EIT Digital Master School
Campus Full time 2 years September 2017 Germany Berlin Netherlands Eindhoven Finland Espoo United Kingdom London France Paris Sweden Stockholm Italy Trento Hungary Budapest Spain Madrid + 16 more

The programme in Human Computer Interaction and Design focuses on study, design, development and evaluation of novel user interfaces and interactive systems taking into account human aspects, at the cognitive and sensory-motor levels, technological aspects, as well as business aspects. [+]

Why study the EIT Digital Human Computer Interaction and Design programme? The EIT Digital HCID programme offers: Front line technical content within the field Studies at two of Europe´s foremost technical universities leading to a double degree. A good integration with tailored Business courses in Innovation and Entrepreneurship A thesis work well grounded in industrial problems Access to the competence of eight EIT Digital innovation action lines at least through a summer school between the two years. Access to the co-location centers and innovation ecosystems of the nine EIT Digital nodes. What is the programme all about? The programme in Human Computer Interaction and Design focuses on study, design, development and evaluation of novel user interfaces and interactive systems taking into account human aspects, at the cognitive and sensory-motor levels, technological aspects, as well as business aspects. The HCID programme is an interdisciplinary programme that offers courses on design and evaluation of interactive systems with a strong emphasis on user-centered design techniques: understanding the human capacities and consequences of using information technology as a tool for solving work related tasks, and developing and evaluating the systems by putting the user at the center of the design process. In addition, the program will create a business thinking in terms of user profiles, user segments, house style, branding, and market development and product introductions. What are the career opportunities for graduates from the programme? Graduates from the HCID master’s programme will qualify for jobs in international and local organizations in both technical... [-]

Master in Nanotechnology

Technical University of Ostrava
Campus Full time 2 years September 2017 Czech Republic Ostrava

The Master‘s Study Branch of Nanotechnology is the second level of nanotechnology study following upon Bachelor’s study. [+]

Masters in Innovation Management. Branch Profile The Master‘s Study Branch of Nanotechnology is the second level of nanotechnology study following upon Bachelor’s study. The study programme contains more advanced methods of the structural and properties’ study of nanomaterials, theoretical and experimental approaches. During the first year of study students may choose one of two orientations - physical or chemical. Both orientations have common fundamental theoretical and experimental subjects including modelling and computer design of nanomaterials. Key Learning Outcomes KNOWLEDGE The aim of the master‘s study of Nanotechnology is to provide advanced education of characterization and properties of nanomaterials. Students extend their knowledge of mathematics, physics and chemistry in specialized subjects as electron microscopy, magnetic and optic properties of nanomaterials. The programme includes study of the relationship between properties of nanomaterials and their structures and utility as well. Graduates will have gained detailed knowledge about modern methods of structure study (for example electron microscopy, atomic force microscopy etc.). SKILLS The graduates of Nanotechnology master‘s study can use specialized knowledge to solve practical problems. They can use advanced research methods in nanotechnology that allow them to obtain new information based on practice and theory. GENERAL COMPETENCIES Graduates are able to independently make responsible decisions to solve individual parts of a problem. They know how to solve practical problems with characterization and preparation of nanomaterials, can formulate the results of experiments and opinions of a research team in a report. They understand specialized literature and databases and can make use of this knowledge.... [-]

Master of Global Innovation Management

IAE Aix Graduate School of Management
Campus Full time 1 year September 2017 France Aix-en-Provence

The Master of Global Innovation Management is a Global, Dual Degree in Business Innovation and the Innovative advantage of learning between two worldsEurope - United States ... [+]

Master of Global Innovation Management

This program requires proficiency in English.

The Global, Dual Degree in Business Innovation and the Innovative advantage of learning between two worldsEurope - United States

 

This one-year programme awards two master degrees:

 

* Master in Business Administration specialized in Innovationawarded by the IAE Aix Graduate School of Management - Université Paul Cezanne, France.

* Master of Global Innovation Managementawarded by Poole College of Management - North Carolina State University (NCSU), Raleigh, NC, United-States.

 

 

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Master of Science in Human-Computer Interaction

University of Maryland, College of Information Studies
Campus Full time 2 years September 2017 USA College Park

The Master of Science in Human-Computer Interaction (HCIM) provides the opportunity for advanced, systematic study of how to design, evaluate, and implement new information technologies that are understandable, usable, and appealing to a wide variety of people. [+]

Masters in Innovation Management. The Master of Science in Human-Computer Interaction (HCIM) provides the opportunity for advanced, systematic study of how to design, evaluate, and implement new information technologies that are understandable, usable, and appealing to a wide variety of people. Join us to launch your career, become an HCI leader in industry and government, or take the field to the next level through transformative research. The HCIM’s 30-credit degree may be completed full-time or part-time. Our core curriculum grounds students in the fundamentals of HCI perspectives and methodologies, while electives offer in-depth insight into specialized topics in the field. A required internship experience provides a unique opportunity to gain hands-on experience with the HCI specialty area of their choice, and the choice of a thesis or capstone project allows students to demonstrate the skills they’ve acquired in the form best suited to their career goals. With its interdisciplinary faculty, the HCIM program integrates information studies, computer science, education, psychology and engineering, uniquely positioning our graduates to take on the challenges of the rapidly changing information technology landscape. Admission Criteria: All applicants to the College of Information Studies must meet the minimum requirements set by the University of Maryland Graduate School. These are: Applicants must have earned a four-year baccalaureate degree (or equivalent from a non-US institution) Applicants must have earned a minimum GPA of 3.0 (on a 4.0 scale) in all prior coursework Applicants must provide an official copy of a transcript for all their post-secondary work Additional admission... [-]

Master of Design and Innovation in Strategic Design Labs

IED – Istituto Europeo di Design Madrid
Campus Full time 1 year January 2018 Spain Madrid

Master of Strategic Design Labs [+]

Master of Strategic Design Labs

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Master in Entrepreneurship

University of Liechtenstein
Campus Full time 4 - 10 semesters September 2017 Liechtenstein Liechtenstein Online

Entrepreneurship is concerned with enterprise or enterprising action. The research field aims to discover innovative business opportunities and put them into practice in the market [+]

Language of instruction: German Entrepreneurship is concerned with enterprise or enterprising action. The research field aims to discover innovative business opportunities and put them into practice in the market. This goes beyond developing ideas and includes managing the implementation and application processes. Creative implementation and commercial application can take place in a new or an established enterprise. The programme is structured along the process of developing and implementing new business ideas. In the Master’s Programme Entrepreneurship, this process is illustrated from the inception of the idea to the launch of the enterprise, the growth of business and finally, the withdrawal from the business activity.... [-]


Graduate Smart Grid

laSalle Barcelona Postgraduate
Campus Full time 5 months October 2017 Spain Barcelona

The Graduate Smart Grid (Smart Grid) (PXEI) created with the aim of training professionals who can meet the demands of the energy sector in the coming years, which necessarily dominate the technologies involved in the Smart Grid (smart grid ). [+]

The grid will become increasingly intelligent due to the implementation of information technology and communications, as embodied in: - Distributed energy generation, which complement the traditional centralized generation, making systems required specific remote. - Automatic power measurement and automatic switching loads. - The distribution automation and control systems. The Degree in Smart Grid (Smart Grid) (PXEI) created with the aim to train professionals who can meet the demands of the energy sector in the coming years, which necessarily dominate the technologies involved in the Smart Grid (smart grid). In this context, the graduate focuses on all fundamental aspects of smart grids (Smart Grids), which are distributed generation systems, systems metering (AMR, AMI, AMM), EMS (Energy Management System) as well as the role of electric vehicles and the need for the smart Grid to advance the concept of intelligent city (smart city). the energy market, power systems planning and applicable regulations will also be addressed. ADDRESSED TO • Telecommunication engineering and / or computer (Technical Engineering, Engineering Degree or above) who wish to focus their career towards information technologies applied to the electricity sector and the concept of smart grid (smart grid). • Professionals with a minimum of experience in the electricity sector and / or telecommunications who want to focus their career towards information technologies applied to the electricity sector and the concept of smart grid (smart grid). PREPARES FOR Give a complete picture of all the actors involved in the concept of Smart Grid (Smart Grid). Study the different... [-]

Master in Industrial Innovation (Double University Degree)

ESDi - Design School
Campus Full time 1 year October 2017 Spain Barcelona

Obtain two Master’s degrees in one context of internationalization. Master in Production and Innovation of Industries of the University Ramón Llull. Master’s Degree (Official) in Innovation of Textiles Industries of the University Ramón Llull. [+]

Masters in Innovation Management. SPECIALIZE IN INNOVATION Obtain two Master’s degrees in one context of internationalization. Master in Production and Innovation of Industries of the University Ramón Llull. Master’s Degree (Official) in Innovation of Textiles Industries of the University Ramón Llull. The students, once they have passed the master, obtain two titles: I) Master in Production and Innovation of Industries by Ramón Llull University. This Master is based on the design thinking that has been applied for years ESDI. A powerful tool to develop not only innovative products but also innovation projects business. A tool that allows you to achieve results from a user-centered view by endowing to companies a powerful response in these times of change and need for innovation. Design thinking pivots on three key factors for success: economic viability, technological feasibility and social utility (the satisfaction of the needs of the people). These three factors are essential for an innovative project to be successful. An innovation or has a transfer in the market or is not innovation, and for this it is essential to develop a business model that is assumed by a company willing to take advantage of innovative ideas. And there is not negotiation model that is sustained without a good definition of the processes of promotion, commercialization and distribution of its products and services, why industries nowadays consume and produce services. These are pre- and post-production activities, such as innovation, design, marketing and communication; As much or more important in the generation of value,... [-]

Master in Learning, Education and Technology

University of Oulu
Campus Full time 2 years September 2017 Finland Oulu

Learning, Education and Technology (LET) is a full-time two-year international Master’s Programme (120 ECTS credits). Upon completing it, students are awarded a Master of Arts (Education) degree leading to doctoral studies. LET programme prepares experts who can apply information and communication technology in various learning contexts. [+]

Master in Learning, Education and Technology Learning, Education and Technology (LET) is a full-time two-year international Master’s Programme (120 ECTS credits). Upon completing it, students are awarded a Master of Arts (Education) degree leading to doctoral studies. LET programme prepares experts who can apply information and communication technology in various learning contexts. LET studies rely on three theoretical pillars: Self-regulated learning, collaborative learning, and technology-enhanced learning. Both theoretical content and practical solutions offered during the studies are based on latest knowledge and findings in the field of learning sciences. LET programme aims to develop knowledge and competencies needed in modern education, namely skills for designing, conducting, assessing and analyzing versatile learning situations whether face-to-face or technologically enhanced. Moreover, many of the 21st century skills that are required in today’s working life are highlighted and supported in LET studies. Programme Outline Degree Structure and Curriculum Learning, Education and Technology (LET) is a full-time two-year international Master’s Program (120 ECTS credits). After completing the program, students are awarded a Master of Arts (Education) degree, which enables them to continue their academic studies at the doctoral level. This degree does not constitute a formal teaching qualification. The studies consist of language, communication and orientation studies, major studies and minor studies, as well as multidisciplinary studies and other optional studies. Objectives - LET graduates are able to make use of the essential learning theories in the contexts of individual and collaborative learning, human resources, and life-long learning pedagogically evaluate different technologies in interaction, learning,... [-]

Master in Cognitive Systems & Interactive Media

Universitat Pompeu Fabra Barcelona
Campus Full time Part time 1 - 2 years September 2017 Spain Barcelona + 1 more

The mission of the Master in Cognitive Systems and Interactive Media (CSIM) is to train the researchers and professionals who will investigate, develop and design the interactive cognitive systems and media of tomorrow. The results may be physical devices, such as robots, or logical ones, such as sophisticated software that provides new experiences and/or virtual environments. The CSIM programme draws on three main fields of knowledge... [+]

Masters in Innovation Management. Master in Cognitive Systems & Interactive Media The mission of the Master in Cognitive Systems and Interactive Media (CSIM) is to train the researchers and professionals who will investigate, develop and design the interactive cognitive systems and media of tomorrow. The results may be physical devices, such as robots, or logical ones, such as sophisticated software that provides new experiences and/or virtual environments. The CSIM programme draws on three main fields of knowledge: interactive technology, cognitive sciences and interactive media. To achieve its objective, the programme takes an interdisciplinary approach that is critical to providing students with an in-depth knowledge of the design, construction, development, deployment and analysis of interactive cognitive systems and media, along with the necessary skills to successfully carry out all of these stages. The CSIM programme's goal is to produce integrators of such interactive cognitive devices and programmes. The CSIM offers a wide range of lectures and tutorials by renowned scientists. In terms of theory, students will acquire a basic understanding of the cognitive functions of the brain and its computational models, key issues in the development of interactive cognitive systems. At the practical level, students will learn to design and develop creative and scientific solutions in order to rationally, consistently and efficiently integrate current and future technologies into interactive cognitive systems. The CSIM programme offers students the scientific and practical tools they need to pursue their studies independently and to develop and integrate interactive cognitive systems into useful systems with real-world... [-]

Master's Degree In Strategic Management And Innovation Management

Instituto Universitario de Posgrado (IUP)
Campus Full time Part time 12 months September 2017 Spain Madrid + 1 more

The Master in Strategic Management and Innovation Management is able to direct people technological innovation projects that integrate new technologies in the current economic environment. [+]

Master in Strategic Management and Innovation Management

Forming managers capable of leading new economy companies

Today's business environment, where new management models impose changes, demand for professionals capable of leading innovation projects of strategic significance.

The Master in Strategic Management and Innovation Management is able to direct people technological innovation projects that integrate new technologies in the current economic environment. To achieve this, the IUP has designed an online program eminently practical:

Includes content developed by professionals in the world's most prestigious firms (PriceWaterhouseCoopers, Banco Sabadell, HP ...) Develop management skills of students. It presents a balance between theoretical and practical content. The student solves real business cases innovation leaders (AOL, Dell Computer, Eastman Kodak, Amazon, Virgin ,...) and analyzes the most innovative techniques of business management. Allows the acquisition of practical skills through reporting and designing business plans, strategic plans and marketing. ... [-]

Masters Degree In Innovation Management For ICT Professionals

La Salle Centro Universitario
Campus Part time 8 months September 2017 Spain Madrid

The future of nations today is written with reference to the initials ID i, or what is the same, Research, Development and Innovation, because they mark the indices of competitiveness of all [+]

Master in Innovation Management for ICT professionals

The future of nations today is written with reference to the initials ID i, or what is the same, Research, Development and Innovation, because they mark the indices of competitiveness of all productive sectors, especially in the ICT sector (Electronics , Information Technology, Telecommunications and Digital Content).

We are witnessing a rapid change in the business environment, the result of technological convergence generated by fixed and mobile IP networks, digital TV and new broadband networks (NGN). This situation leads to a change of the old paradigms, fostering a new scenario where it is necessary and essential knowledge of the new rules governing in a global market.All with the goal of positioning and successfully lead the challenge of competitiveness. In this new environment, the management of innovation and technology become a strategic necessity for the company and its professionals. Companies need people multidisciplinary technical knowledge also have the capacity and ability to manage projects, lead teams, negotiate and establish partnerships, understanding the financial statements of the company and its internationalization strategy, analyze and segment the market to provide you new solutions, access to sources of public and private funding, to take advantage of tax incentives and cover the associated legal framework for intellectual property, among others. Aware of this, the Salle International Graduate School and Multisectoral Association of Electronics, Information Technology, Telecommunications and Digital Content (AMETIC), through its Foundation Information Technologies (FTI), from their vast experiences in training, ICT and innovation... [-]