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Master of Science

MSc Innovation and Entrepreneurship Online

Looking to launch your own venture or drive innovation within an organisation?

The Master of Science Innovation and Entrepreneurship Online is designed to provide in-depth knowledge of the role of entrepreneurial activity inside and outside an organisation. Organisations live in an era of constant change and need to adapt and innovate continuously. The distance-learning programme will equip business professionals with the skills and knowledge to identify and respond to market opportunities. You’ll learn to foster an ethos of innovation within teams embedding a culture of entrepreneurship to stimulate growth.

You will develop a pioneering mindset with our MSc Innovation and Entrepreneurship Online course. You will learn the big picture approach to help you reflect upon challenges in new and innovative ways. If you’re striving to affect change and maximise organisational success, this programme is for you.

The MSc Innovation and Entrepreneurship – Online programme can be studied full-time over a 12 month period or part-time over a 21 month period providing flexibility around your commitments.

Optional Placement Year

All our Master’s courses offer an optional Placement Year, giving you the chance to practise your knowledge and skills, and enhance your employability. Find out more.

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Key Facts

Entry requirements

2:2 or above from a UK Bachelor’s degree, or equivalent qualification(s).

 

Duration options

This course is available Full-Time (1 year) and Part-Time (2 years).

Next start date

January 2023

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You can apply directly with The University of Law to study one of our online courses.

 

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94% of postgraduate students in employment were in Highly Skilled Occupations 15 months after graduating (2018/19 Graduate Outcomes data).

For added flexibility, this online course can be studied over 12 months or on a part-time basis over 21 months while still receiving the same quality teaching.

Course Details

MSc Innovation and Entrepreneurship Online

Our Master of Science in Innovation and Entrepreneurship Online will provide students with an in-depth knowledge and understanding of entrepreneurial activities within an organisation. Students who undertake this course will be able to hone their skills in the area of innovation, entrepreneurial, and intrapreneurial activities.

To enable you to make the right decisions for your business, you’ll develop an understanding of entrepreneurial business models and the key concepts in enterprise. This will enable you to critically evaluate new venture creation by assessing and mitigating risk and market entry options.  You’ll also learn about the different types of funding available as well as the barriers and challenges facing entrepreneurial activity within organisations today.

The benefits of real business innovation can only be achieved within the right culture. This online-learning programme explores the company processes along with teaching you the essential skills to manage teams to foster entrepreneurial behaviours among staff.

We are focused on your learning experience and this course is taught by experienced business professionals in small workshop-style classes to ensure you can benefit from greater interaction with your tutors. With an emphasis on practical based learning and relevant real-life application, upon completion of this course you will have the skills and attributes employers demand to take your career to a senior level.

Placement Year
Choose to study the optional Placement Year for the opportunity to gain significant practical skills and elevate your career. Employers are looking for graduates with a business-ready mind set; this entails an understanding of business ethics and values, self-awareness, mental flexibility and openness, resilience, and a commitment to lifelong learning. Visit our Postgraduate Placement Year page for more details. 

Should you be unable to complete the full programme, you may still be awarded a Diploma or Certificate depending on terms completed.

Professional Development and Coaching

All Master’s programmes are integrated with a Professional Development Module, specifically designed to help boost your professional leadership skills and expertise. We will work with you on a Personal Development Plan (PDP) tailored to your career goals, in addition to employment workshops and events.

You will receive individual coaching from a professional coach to help improve your skills within leadership, critical thinking, emotional intelligence, innovation, cultural communication, and growth mindset. We are the only business school in the UK to offer professional development coaching for all our postgraduate students and this is a testament to our dedication to helping you achieve your ambitions.

Course Modules

This course is available full-time (1 year) and part-time (2 years). For full-time study mode students will complete 60 credits each semester and for part-time 30 credits each semester.

  • Global Business Strategy (15 credits)
  • Innovation Management in a Digital Age (15 credits)
  • Success Through Business Ethics (15 credits)
  • Funding and Financial Management of the Enterprise (15 credits)
  • Sustainable Innovation Management (15 credits)
  • Corporate Entrepreneurship (Intrapreneurship) (15 credits)
  • Entrepreneurial Leadership and Management (15 credits)
  • Social Enterprise (15 credits)
  • New Venture Creation (15 credits)
  • Business Project (45 credits)
  • Professional Development (non-credit bearing)

Course Start Dates

  • MSc Innovation and Entrepreneurship
    • Full-time: Online
    • Part-time: Online
  • MSc Innovation and Entrepreneurship with Placement Year
    • Full-time: Online
    • Part-time: Online
  • MSc Innovation and Entrepreneurship
    • Full-time: Online
    • Part-time: Online
  • MSc Innovation and Entrepreneurship with Placement Year
    • Full-time: Online
    • Part-time: Online
  • MSc Innovation and Entrepreneurship
    • Full-time: Online
    • Part-time: Online
  • MSc Innovation and Entrepreneurship with Placement Year
    • Full-time: Online
    • Part-time: Online
  • MSc Innovation and Entrepreneurship
    • Full-time: Online
    • Part-time: Online
  • MSc Innovation and Entrepreneurship with Placement Year
    • Full-time: Online
    • Part-time: Online
  • MSc Innovation and Entrepreneurship
    • Full-time: Online
    • Part-time: Online
  • MSc Innovation and Entrepreneurship with Placement Year
    • Full-time: Online
    • Part-time: Online
  • MSc Innovation and Entrepreneurship
    • Full-time: Online
    • Part-time: Online
  • MSc Innovation and Entrepreneurship with Placement Year
    • Full-time: Online
    • Part-time: Online

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Study On Campus

You can also study this course at one of our campuses across the UK. If you’re looking for a more traditional university experience, why not consider studying on campus?

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Course Information

 

To get a full picture of how studying this course works during the year, take a look at our course date breakdowns.

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You will be assessed formally through a mix of individual assignments, group work and Dissertation/Project work.

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This course has an innovatively flexible structure, with specific assessments that are conducive to effective learning.

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We care about your career, which is why we offer support with job applications and other work experience opportunities as soon as you accept your place.

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Fees and Applying

 

You can apply for this course directly with the University.

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£9,000 (UK/EU/International students) including £250 deposit.

A 20% charge of the full year standard fee applies to the Placement Year for programmes starting from January 2023.

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We have students from over 120 different countries throughout our campuses, with a dedicated team to help international students.

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