University of Liverpool

University of Liverpool

Entrepreneurship and Innovation Management

The focus of this programme is on the management of innovations and entrepreneurial firms, both small and large.

Whether you have an ambition to start up your own business or you are already running your own company, MSc Entrepreneurship and Innovation Management can help you achieve your career goals. If you plan to work in your family business, this would also be the ideal programme for you.

You will learn the importance of identifying innovations as commercially important and why some innovative ideas do not have commercial viability in this practical course. It will prepare you for the realities of managing projects that have entrepreneurial significance on graduation. You will take part in live hands-on projects where you will learn through cutting-edge forms of assessment in a unique approach to enterprise education.

Entry requirements

Normally a 2:1 honours degree in any discipline is expected from a UK university or an equivalent academic qualification from a similar non-UK institution is required. Non-graduates with very extensive professional experience and/or other prior qualifications may also be considered. All candidates must meet our required level of English.

Course modules

This 12-month programme consists of eight compulsory modules, which includes one 60 credit module in ‘Entrepreneurial Business Innovation.

Students are required to complete 180 credits to achieve a full MSc. 

Compulsory modules

  • Applied Research Methods (ULMS515)
  • Entrepreneurship and Innovation (ULMS709)
  • Entrepreneurial Finance (ULMS555)
  • Venture Dynamics: Buying, Building and Selling Enterprises (ULMS549)
  • Entrepreneurial Business Innovation (ULMS854)
  • Strategic Organization (ULMS765)
  • Economics for Management (ECON722)
  • Entrepreneurial Decision Making (ULMS713)
  • Entrepreneurial Marketing (ULMS792)
  • Entrepreneurial Business Innovation (ULMS854)


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2018 £ 9,500 per Academic year (Home) 12 Months
MSc Full-time September 2018 £ 17,000 per Academic year (International) 12 Months
MSc Part-time September 2018 £ 4,750 per Year 1 (Home) 24 Months

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