Birkbeck, University of London

Birkbeck, University of London

Business Innovation with E-Business

Technological change and the digital economy raise new economic and managerial challenges for businesses and public and private sector organisations. This programme is designed for graduates who wish to develop a thorough understanding of the importance of innovation for rethinking management, business strategy, corporate assets, intellectual property rights, institutions, organisations, firms, entrepreneurship and globalisation in a changing world. Our academic staff are active researchers as well as enthusiastic teachers, and regularly publish cutting-edge articles in the world's leading journals. We have particular research strengths in international business and strategy, the management of innovation and entrepreneurship, human resource management, corporate governance, sport management and marketing, as well as financial management and accounting. We offer students of all ages and backgrounds a chance to study either part-time or full-time in our department and to gain an internationally recognised University of London qualification. The programme is also offered with specialisation in Entrepreneurship and Innovation Management or International Technology Management .

Entry requirements

Normally at least a 2nd Class Honours degree in any subject area from a UK university or a non-UK equivalent. A professional or other qualification obtained by written examinations approved by the College. Relevant experience, supporting statements and references may be taken into consideration, especially in the case of non-standard applications. If English is not your first language or you have not previously studied in English: IELTS Academic Test score of 6.5, with not less than 6.0 in each of the sub-tests.

Course modules

Compulsory modules: Digital business; digital creativity and new media management; innovation and the knowledge economy; intellectual capital and competitiveness; principles of organization and management; research methods in management i. option modules: entrepreneurial finance; entrepreneurship and innovation; innovation systems: networks and social capital; innovation: management and policy.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time £ 9,950 per Academic year (home fees) 1 years
MSc Full-time £ 14,075 per Academic year (overseas fees) 1 years
MSc Full-time £ 9,950 per Academic year (EU fees) 1 years
MSc Part-time evening £ 4,975 per Academic year (home fees) 2 years
MSc Part-time evening £ 7,050 per Academic year (overseas fees) 2 years
MSc Part-time evening £ 4,975 per Academic year (EU fees) 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Bloomsbury Campus Bloomsbury WC1E 7HX South East

Key information

Department of Management
Telephone number: 
020 7631 6740/6776