University of Reading

University of Reading

Entrepreneurship (Financing)

In ever more competitive global markets, organisations that depend solely upon re-investing profits and loan finance will be condemned to slow growth. Our academic staff use a variety of teaching methods including: lectures and seminars, case studies, entrepreneurship and business scenarios, with distinguished visiting speakers and entrepreneurs. The Entrepreneurship Project is a live case study, where students undertake a consultancy intervention with local firms. You will also work with leading academics and industry experts in the Henley Centre for Entrepreneurship and the ICMA Centre. You will develop entrepreneurial skills to take effective financing decisions within entrepreneurial firms or start-up ventures. **Careers** This master's programme is designed for graduates keen to pursue entrepreneurial careers, whether through their own start-up or through leadership roles in entrepreneurial firms. Graduates will also be equipped to work internationally in a general or trainee management role in any sector for organisations ranging from small and medium sized enterprises to multinational firms. **Modules** - Advances in entrepreneurship theory and practice - Financing for entrepreneurship - Strategic planning and budgeting - Entrepreneurship and small business management - Specialist modules from the ICMA Centre at Henley Business School, such as "Venture capital"

Entry requirements

MSc: Normally a good first or second class honours degree (or equivalent from a university outside the UK), though professional experience will be taken into account. Evidence of entrepreneurial experience will be of particular value. IELTS: 7.0 overall with no element less than 6.0 (or equivalent).

Course modules

* Advances in entrepreneurship theory and practice * Financing for entrepreneurship * Strategic planning and budgeting * Entrepreneurship and small business management * Specialist modules from the ICMA Centre at Henley Business School, such as "Venture capital"

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2019 12,950 per Whole course (Scotland) 12 Months
MSc Full-time September 2019 21,500 per Whole course (International) 12 Months
MSc Full-time September 2019 12,950 per Whole course (EU) 12 Months
MSc Full-time September 2019 12,950 per Whole course (England) 12 Months
MSc Full-time September 2019 12,950 per Whole course (Northern Ireland) 12 Months
MSc Full-time September 2019 12,950 per Whole course (Wales) 12 Months
MSc Full-time September 2019 12,950 per Whole course (Channel Islands) 12 Months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Henley Business School RG9 3AU South East

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