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Master Of Business Administration (MBA): Entrepreneurship

Master Of Business Administration (MBA): Entrepreneurship

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Study mode

Full time


1 year

Start date


Key information

Qualification type

MBA - Master of Business Administration

Subject areas

MBA Entrepreneurship

Course type


Course Summary

Top reasons to study this programme:

  • Unique study abroad experience at Draper University, helping you develop as an entrepreneur and accelerate your ideas to launch a start-up
  • Develop your ability to manage strategically both a business and teams within the workplace
  • Gain a UK and US degree by studying this MBA, opening more doors for career opportunities
  • Apply business principles to real-life situations through case studies and projects
  • Study in London, the world’s top student city and home to many world leading business and financial organisations

About the Programme

It gives you the opportunity to gain an MBA, one of the most prestigious degrees in the world, at an international and specialist University in London. In fact, you will get two degrees, one from the US and one from the UK, creating more opportunities on graduation. What is more, this programme also provides an entrepreneurial twist, which will set you apart from the competition.

That’s because this MBA, organised in in partnership with Draper University, includes an innovative five-week, ‘Hero Training’ programme. This fully residential and immersive learning experience has been created for ambitious entrepreneurs who are looking to build on their skill sets, expand their network, get ahead in launching a business, and seeking opportunities to pitch for investment.

The first semester begins with a thorough study of economic analysis for managers, global marketing strategy and explores how to manage both organisations and people.

In the second semester, you will move on to examine the principles of strategic management, financial management and how to conduct business research as well as a course exclusive to this MBA at Richmond, entrepreneurship and innovation management.

The MBA faculty team at Richmond, which includes both academics and experienced industry professionals, is collaborative and supportive. They practice the latest teaching methods which stimulate critical thinking and creativity and encourage you to explore boundaries in your thinking and actions.

In the third semester, you will then live and study for five weeks in Silicon Valley, in California, USA, at Draper University. This section of the MBA programme is designed to develop your skills in entrepreneurship, innovative thinking, providing a technology and business mind-set in the epicentre of Silicon Valley surrounded by top innovators and entrepreneurship leaders.

With this course at Draper University, you can learn to think like an entrepreneur with modules such as future and innovation, VC training, being a great mentor, corporate entrepreneurship and Silicon Valley immersion.

Every week, you will be completing 40 hours of learning which will enable the progression of your business and the development of your network in Silicon Valley.

Draper University will focus on the business development and innovation aspect of the programme, while Richmond will provide you with all the business and management acumen of an MBA at an international university. It’s a winning combination.


We offer career support and advice through our Careers & Internships Office that will assist and guide you in your study choices to make sure you stand out from the crowd when you graduate. Through internships you will gain business acumen, beneficial work experiences and transferable skills which will give you a competitive advantage in a fast-paced working environment. Work while you study across 5 continents through our partners Connect123 and CRCC Asia with destinations in Spain, Argentina, South Africa, China, Japan, Vietnam and Australia.


Entrepreneurship and Innovation Management
Corporate Entrepreneurship
Being a Great Mentor
VC Training
Future and Innovation
Business Research
Strategic Management
Financial Management
Global Marketing Strategy
Managing Organisations and People
Silicon Valley Immersion
Economic Analysis for Managers

Tuition fees

UK fees
Course fees for UK students

For this course (per year)


International fees
Course fees for EU and international students

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Entry requirements

Students need to have: UK first Degree minimum second class honours (2.2); US Degree with a minimum CGPA of between 2.5 and 3.0 or international equivalent; Academic Interview.