Master's programme in Entrepreneurship and Innovation Management

The Master’s programme in Entrepreneurship and Innovation Management is designed to give students a focused, relevant and utilisable body of knowledge in this diverse and modern field. The programme is ideally suited for people with an interest in starting and managing innovative projects or new economic endeavours.

Application open

Application is open until April 18 2017.

16 January 2017: Application deadline
1 February 2017: Deadline for supporting academic documents (all applicants) and documentation of fee exempt status (if required) or receipt of application fee (if required)
24 March 2017: First notification of selection results
12 April 2017: Last date to reply to your offer

Non-EU/EEA/Swiss citizens: The full programme tuition fee is SEK 155 000
Non-EU/EEA/Swiss citizens are generally required to pay an application fee of SEK 900.

EU/EEA/Swiss citizens: There are no tuition fees for EU/EEA/Swiss citizens
EU/EEA/Swiss citizens are not required to pay an application fee.

Degree awarded: Master of Science
Duration: One year (60 ECTS credits)
Location: KTH Campus, Stockholm
Programme start: Late August
Language of instruction: English

Programme director:
Prof. Terrence Brown

Programme coordinator:
Ms. Kristin Lohse

Entrepreneurship and Innovation Management at KTH

The teaching strives to engage students by combining the more theoretical aspects of the field with a self-defined innovation project. This combination of practical skills and theoretical enhancement informs the programme as a whole, and strives to create a meaningful, well-rounded education that can help the participants realise their career potential.

The programme offers:

  • An understanding of the nature of innovation and entrepreneurship and the potential inherent in this, including theories of how these function, how they can be managed and how to find novel ways to realise projects in the economy.
  • The necessary skills to start and manage projects of an innovative nature, including skills in business model innovation and executing new projects and start-ups. This also includes critical skills for the effective leader in a contemporary economy, such as creativity, communication and presentation.
  • A set of critical skills needed to properly analyse and assess innovative projects, as well as the theoretical basis upon which the participants can build their further development as innovation leaders.

Courses

Career

The Master’s programme in Entrepreneurship and Innovation Management represents one of the most important engines of value and new-wealth creation in the contemporary economy. The programme is devised to be utilised both to kick-start a new personal venture, and as a way to position the student for a fast-track career in innovative companies. As most corporations today realise that they need to be more innovative and entrepreneurial, the programme prepares students to meet this challenge.

Contact

For questions regarding programme content and specific admission requirements, feel free to contact the programme coordinator or programme director.

Programme director:  Prof. Terrence Brown
Programme coordinator:  Ms. Kristin Lohse

Changes in the programme may occur.

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