Leeds University Business School

University of Leeds

Global Innovation Management

This course helps students appreciate the dynamics and complexity of innovation, how to best manage it and how to enhance your organisation's creativity, competitiveness and performance in the global economy. Students learn how innovation can enable firms to achieve positional advantage and superior performance. In this dynamic environment, managers are constantly challenged to lead with innovative ideas for new products, services and markets, and to create new business models. On this programme, Students are trained to identify the best management practices and strategies that enable firms to coordinate knowledge. Students acquire analytical and critical skills to analyse the multifaceted benefits and problems arising from the globalisation of innovation networks. This programme is ideal if students want to gain expertise in leading strategic innovation initiatives, and develop new ventures, products and services.

Entry requirements

A good quality Bachelors degree (2.1 or above) in any subject.

If English is not your first language you need to have an overall IELTS score of 6.5 (with 6 or more in each section), or TOEFL iBT equivalent.

Course modules

Modules include: Globalisation of innovation; strategic management; managing for innovation; managing and exploiting intellectual capital; international business theory; research design and analysis; commercial and professional skills; innovation management in practice; dissertation.

Sponsorship information

There are a number of part fee scholarships available for UK, EU and international students.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time £ 9,500 per Whole course (home fees) 12 months
MSc Full-time £ 17,500 per Whole course (overseas fees) 12 months
MSc Full-time £ 9,500 per Whole course (EU fees) 12 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
University of Leeds Leeds LS2 9JT Yorkshire and the Humber

Key information

Postgraduate Admissions
Telephone number: 
+44 (0)113 343 4908