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Entrepreneurship, Innovation & Technology

According to Wired magazine, some of the most dynamic and exciting career opportunities can currently be found in the startup and small business sectors. An increasing number of graduates are choosing to work for innovative entrepreneurial ventures rather than pursue more traditional graduate jobs. The Strathclyde MSc in Entrepreneurship, Innovation & Technology places graduates ahead of the curve when it comes to possessing the skills and knowledge required to make an impact in this fast-moving and rapidly evolving jobs market.

Delivered over a 12-month period, the MSc Entrepreneurship, Innovation & Technology is a highly practical, career focused programme that addresses the global demand for talented entrepreneurs and those working for entrepreneurial ventures.

The ethos of the course is that rigorous cutting-edge theoretical knowledge must be combined with a special focus on developing the practical skills required to engage successfully in entrepreneurial activity. As a student on the course, you'll be embedded in one of Europe’s leading technological universities and will have deep engagement with a dynamic innovation ecosystem.

Through a unique virtual incubation programme, in conjunction with the University of Waterloo in Canada, you'll gain direct exposure to Canada’s world-leading Technology Triangle.

Entry requirements

First or second class Honours degree, or equivalent, in any subject.

There's no requirement for prior work experience.

English language requirements

For applicants whose first language isn't English, an IELTS minimum overall band score of 6.5 (with no individual test score below 5.5) is required.

Course modules

Semester 1

  • Creativity & Opportunity Development
  • Accounting & Financial Analysis
  • Issues and Trends in Entrepreneurship, Innovation & Technology
  • Data Lab
  • Design Lab

Semester 2

  • New Venture Creation
  • Entrepreneurial Leadership & Resource Management
  • Sales Lab
  • Internationalisation & Growth Lab
  • Electives

Semester 3

  • Virtual Incubator Project


Qualification Study mode Fee status Fee Study period Duration
MSc Full-time Home/EU £ 12,000 Whole course 1 years
MSc Full-time International £ 18,000 Whole course 1 years

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