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Liverpool John Moores University


LJMU's MSc Entrepreneurship encourages an innate sense of business acumen within a framework of specialist expertise.

- Discover how to set up a new business venture or enhance and develop existing entrepreneurial skills

- Enjoy free student membership of the Institute of Directors

- Learn from high-achieving staff with backgrounds in academia and business

- Study in the £38million Redmonds Building

LJMU's advanced level of knowledge in business and entrepreneurial acumen has created the essential programme of study for those wishing to achieve success with their own company. In this traditionally independent field of business, your learning will be tailored and streamlined to ensure the smoothest route to your success as an entrepreneur.

The MSc Entrepreneurship has been developed in consultation with leading business organisations. Your academic team includes experienced lecturers and business experts such as Dr Fragkoulis Papagiannis, Dr Abel D. Alonso and Programme Leader, Dr Isaac Amoako. The programme is taught in the evening, full study hours can be found on our website.

Entry requirements

MSc: You will need:

a minimum second class honours degree


an equivalent professional qualification


an equivalent award


significant work experience at a suitable level

Additional Information

IELTS 6.0 (minimum of 5.5 in each component)
Pearson 50-57
RPL is accepted on this programme
International students applying to study a full-time taught Masters, MRes, MPhil or PhD at LJMU should check if they require an Academic Technology Approval Scheme or ATAS certificate. Contact International Admissions Team for more details
International students entering on a Tier 4 visa cannot study part time

If you have any specific queries, please contact

Please note: All international qualifications are subject to a qualification equivalency check via NARIC.

View country specific entry requirements:

Contact LJMU's International Admissions Team ( for guidance on visa information. Further information is also available from our international web pages:

Course modules

Your programme is made up of a number of core modules which are part of the course framework. Some programmes also have optional modules that can be selected to enhance your learning in certain areas and many feature a dissertation, extended report or research project to demonstrate your advanced learning.

Core Modules

Innovation, Creativity and Technology (20 credits)
Entrepreneurship Concepts and Practice (20 credits)
Entrepreneurship Business to Business (20 credits)
The Psychology of Entrepreneurship (20 credits)
Financial Planning (20 credits)
Research Methods and Applied Research Methods (20 credits)
Extended Research Project (60 credits)

Assessment methods

To cater for the wide-ranging content of our courses and the varied learning preferences of our students, we offer a range of assessment methods on each programme. Assessment techniques vary from module to module to reflect relevant assessment approaches and the key learning points of each topic.

On this course ?you will be assessed via coursework and will have to relate your learning to an entrepreneurial/enterprising context. You will have to produce: individual/group reports, essays and individual/group presentations as well as taking class tests and exams.

Formative assessment is provided through: oral presentations, debates, VLE tests and quizzes, class group discussions and discussion forums. There are practical tasks to assess practical skills.


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Fee locale Course duration
MSc Full-time £ 5,950 (Academic year) Home/EU 1 Years
MSc Full-time £ 11,630 (Academic year) International 1 Years
MSc Part-time £ 33 (Credit) Home/EU 2 Years
MSc Full-time September 2019 13,950 (Year 1) International 1 Years
MSc Full-time September 2019 6,900 (Year 1) Home/EU 1 Years
MSc Part-time September 2019 38 (Credit) England 2 Years
MSc Full-time September 2019 6,900 (Year 1) England 1 Years
MSc Full-time September 2019 6,900 (Year 1) EU 1 Years
MSc Part-time September 2019 38 (Credit) Wales 2 Years
MSc Part-time September 2019 38 (Credit) Northern Ireland 2 Years
MSc Full-time September 2019 6,900 (Year 1) Northern Ireland 1 Years
MSc Full-time September 2019 6,900 (Year 1) Scotland 1 Years
MSc Full-time September 2019 6,900 (Year 1) Wales 1 Years
MSc Part-time September 2019 38 (Credit) EU 2 Years
MSc Part-time September 2019 38 (Credit) Scotland 2 Years

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