Postgraduate study2016

MSc

Entrepreneurship and Innovation Management

Loughborough University London

Year of entry: 2016

1 year full-time or up to 4 years part-time

This programme analyses the entrepreneur and the innovation process, giving you the opportunity to explore and reflect on the skills needed for success. As well as the ability to set up their own venture, graduates of this programme will also have the skills to progress into large blue chip companies and work in R&D management, developing new products, markets and customer segments.

MSc

Entrepreneurship and Innovation Management

Loughborough University London

Year of entry: 2016

1 year full-time or up to 4 years part-time

This programme analyses the entrepreneur and the innovation process, giving you the opportunity to explore and reflect on the skills needed for success. As well as the ability to set up their own venture, graduates of this programme will also have the skills to progress into large blue chip companies and work in R&D management, developing new products, markets and customer segments.

Programme information

The Glendonbrook Institute for Enterprise Development’s aim is to encourage you to develop enterprising and innovative skills through the programme’s dedicated modules. In a few cases, you show true entrepreneurial behaviour by running or aspiring to set up your own businesses and we’ll provide support for you to do so via a range of formal and informal services.

Our programme provides you with in-depth teaching of subjects that are often only briefly mentioned in traditional business programmes – intellectual property, sources of funding for small business and business failure will all be studied as complete modules.

Core study areas include: innovation management; entrepreneurship; intellectual property; strategy and planning; understanding business failure; funding; a collaborative project; an individual project (which can be a dissertation or business plan or placement project).

Subject enhancement areas include: design thinking (managing design & innovation process); media and creative industries: context and practices; media and creative industries: critical perspectives; introduction to mobile internet and media clouds; leadership models and practices: applications to a sport context; analysing the construction of leadership for a sport context.

Assessment

Modules are assessed by a combination of essays, group exercises, presentations and time constrained assignments. Subject to your choices, there may also be exams.

Entry qualification

Minimum of a lower second class honours degree from a UK university or equivalent overseas qualification recognised by Loughborough University.

English Language requirements: IELTS 6.5 overall, with a minimum of 6.0 in each subtest (Reading, Listening, Writing and Speaking) or equivalent. 

Careers and further study

Entrepreneurial behaviour is a key competency required by a growing number of employers. As this programme provides you with a robust understanding of business and the innovation process, along with the skills required to take action, you will be well placed to succeed in today’s marketplace.

 

Programme modules

Core Modules

  • Individual Project, Dissertation, Business Plan or Placement
  • Innovation Management
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Intellectual Property
  • Collaborative Project
  • Strategy and Planning
  • Understanding Business Failure
  • Funding
  • Second Subject Module

 For more module information, please visit the London website

Apply now

We are delighted that you are considering Loughborough University in London as your postgraduate destination.

We have a long tradition of producing graduates who are highly sought after by employers.

All applications for postgraduate degrees should be made online. For further advice and guidance on how to make a successful application, and access to the Application Portal please visit www.lboro.ac.uk/study/apply/postgraduate/