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Innovation, Creativity and Entrepreneurship MSc

Innovation, Creativity and Entrepreneurship MSc

Key information

Qualification type

MSc - Master of Science

Subject areas

Entrepreneurship Management Of Change & Innovation

Course type


Course Summary

This course meets the needs of knowledge-based, entrepreneurial and innovation-driven economies worldwide. The course explores the strategies and business processes that promote innovation, creativity and entrepreneurship in organisations. Employers are increasingly looking to recruit enterprising and creative individuals. Our course looks to produce graduates who aspire to strategic roles within the private and public sectors. You will learn how to lead these organisations through innovative change.

If you intend to seek innovative, creative and entrepreneurial roles, then this course is for you. These include: innovation consultancy, product development, management and business support. It is also aimed at those who want a postgraduate management education that will prepare them to start their own business. The course also has good connections with industry and experienced entrepreneurs. This provides you with a setting to start a business and engage on real projects with regional stakeholders.

Throughout the course you will: identify the fundamental features of enterprise development and entrepreneurship; identify the leadership requirements for developing new enterprises and leading organisational transformations; understand and analyse strategies and business processes that promote innovation and creativity in organisations; develop the knowledge, skills and attributes needed to adopt strategic responsibilities in private and public sector organisations; acquire the knowledge and skills required for leading organisational transformation through innovation and develop an appreciation of developments in intellectual property rights and their management within a strategic framework.

Different course options

Study mode

Full time


12 months

Start date



This module aims to synthesise the theoretical and empirical knowledge gained in the ICE programme’s first semester by applying this knowledge to an external organisation’s innovation agenda; to develop students’ practical skills in consulting practice for a genuine client, including team work, diagnosis, solution development and reporting.

Tuition fees

UK fees
Course fees for UK / EU students

For this course (overall cost)


Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)


International fees
Course fees for non-UK / EU students

For this course (overall cost)


Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)


Entry requirements

Students should have a 2:1 honours degree, or international equivalent, in any subject.

University information

Newcastle University is a world-leading university, advancing knowledge, providing creative solutions and solving global problems. The university is a founding member of the prestigious Russell Group, one of 24 leading research-intensive UK universities. In recent years, Newcastle University has developed a presence in three similarly vibrant and globally-connected locations – London, Singapore and Malaysia. These provide both a global...more