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Entrepreneurship and Innovation MSc

Entrepreneurship and Innovation MSc

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Full time | York St John University | 2 years | JAN-23

Study mode

Full time


2 years

Start date


Key information

Qualification type

MSc - Master of Science

Subject areas

Entrepreneurship Management Of Change & Innovation

Course type


Course Summary

Entrepreneurial and innovation skills are increasingly sought after by employers who want their teams to take advantage of new opportunities. On this course you will learn to design, develop and run your own innovation-driven business. Develop your understanding of organisations, their management and the changing contexts they operate in.

Course overview

Develop the knowledge and skills you need to thrive as an entrepreneur in the contemporary business world. Through creative thinking you will learn to develop innovative solutions to challenges facing the business world today. You will engage with the latest research, combining this academic study with the development of practical workplace skills. On this course you will learn to:

  • Generate new business ideas
  • Develop and refine ideas
  • Design infrastructure
  • Launch new business ventures
  • Exploit technological innovation in business contexts
  • Operate within international markets
  • Lead teams and organisations in an ethical and informed way

Career outcomes

Where could Entrepreneurship and Innovation take you?

The skills in innovation, creativity and business development you build on this course will be valuable in a wide range of business settings. The leadership skills you will develop will put you in a good position to move into management roles. Specialist modules such as Data Analytics and the Blockchain will give you the industry-ready, transferable skills needed for a competitive edge in the marketplace. The additional CMI qualification you can gain will also give an additional boost to your career options.

This will give you an advantage in roles such as:

  • Business manager
  • Project manager
  • Marketing executive
  • Human Resources officer
  • Business analyst
  • Supply chain manager
  • Management consultant


On this module we will introduce you to the history, contexts, theories and themes that are central to entrepreneurship and innovation. This will provide you with a solid theoretical and conceptual understanding. This means that you will learn how to approach the more specialist focuses of other modules in a balanced and critical way. The topics we will cover include different types of innovation, digital innovation and the importance of innovative environments.

Tuition fees

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Entry requirements

Students need to have 2:2 honours degree from a UK ENIC listed institution. Current or recent work experience. If your degree is in an unrelated subject, but you can provide evidence of relevant professional experience, your application may still be considered.