Master in Entrepreneurship and Innovation (professionnel)
To obtain the degree “Master in Entrepreneurship and Innovation”, students must passallthe courses over the two years.
We also envisage that some students might want to join for year onealone. This means that students can join foronlyYear 1orfor Year 2. See below for details on eligibility criteria:
To enroll only for the first year of the two-year course:
Students need to have: a BA degree with 180 ECTS in any discipline subject area and a demonstrated entrepreneurial motivation (see below for criteria). The one year option would be appropriate for people who intend to start a business and want to learn the core theories as well as the practical skills involved. Subject to successful completion of courses in year one, students can exit at the end of Year 1 with their awarded credits (normally 60 ECTS in which case they are awarded a Certificate in Entrepreneurship & Innovation).
To enroll only for the second year of the two-year course:
Students need to have:
: a 4-year BA degree (in any topic) with 240 ECTs.
: a 3-year BA and 1-year Masters in a Business and Management topic achieving 240 ECTS.
: OR, 180 ECTs and 3 year’s work experience in a business/organizational setting.
Applicants who apply directly for Year 2 need to demonstrate 60 ECTS in courses related to finance/marketing/entrepreneurship/innovation/project management topics.
For entrance to either year, evidence of an entrepreneurial motivation is required. This can be demonstrated by:
Founding an active company or social enterprise
Application for or holding of a patent
Applied for or owning a trademark
Winning or being shortlisted in a design competition
Being a named director on a new venture (up to 5 years old)
Having an article published in a recognised scientific journal or trade press publication
Created a product idea that was used or developed by a company
Candidates who believe they have significant innovation or entrepreneurship experience but in an area that is not specified above will have the opportunity to state this in the application.
For international students who did not complete a 4-year bachelor's degree at an American, British, Canadian or Australian college or university, proof of proficiency in English is required for admission. We accept the following test scores, as long as they are not more than 2 years old:
a) the TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language) with a score of at least 600 on the paper-based test, 250 on the computer-based version, or 100 on the Internet-based examination with no less than 20 on each of the four test components.
b) the PTE (Pearson Test of English - Academic) with a minimum score of 70
c) the IELTS with a score of 7, with no less than 6 on each band score.
Interested candidates should follow the standard university applications procedure AND submit a motivation letter outlining their entrepreneurial motivation and intentions.