University of Surrey

University of Surrey


Students will have the opportunity to select areas of specialism through elective modules in the 2nd semester. Students also have the option either to learn more about research and theory via a dissertation, or to apply theory to practice by formulating a plan for launching a new venture or developing an existing venture. Throughout the programme students will be encouraged to learn experientially and to develop the attributes, ways of thinking and behaviour of the entrepreneur. The programme will be of particular interest to budding entrepreneurs, existing entrepreneurs growing their businesses, developers of start-up companies, people working in business support organisations or who advise entrepreneurs, teachers of entrepreneurship, or those interested in developing an entrepreneurial mindset for their future careers.

Entry requirements

Applicants should normally hold a Bachelors degree (UK 2.1 or above) or equivalent qualification from a recognised British or overseas university in a related subject (including accountancy, business administration, economics, engineering, finance, management, mathematics, physics or science). If an applicant�s Bachelors degree is not in a subject related to the MSc, some relevant work experience would be an advantage. Higher level professional qualifications may also be accepted. Each applicant is assessed on their own merit. Students whose 1st language is not English require IELTS 6.5 or equivalent (with a minimum 6.0 in each component).

Course modules

Compulsory modules: Research methods; entrepreneurial business planning; marketing; organisational behaviour; entrepreneurial strategy; accounting and finance for business. Elective modules: E-business; innovation management; international trade; project management.


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time £ 10,600 per Academic year (home fees) 12 months
MSc Full-time £ 16,500 per Academic year (overseas fees) 12 months
MSc Full-time £ 10,600 per Academic year (EU fees) 12 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
University of Surrey Guildford GU2 7XH South East

Key information

Admissions Team, School of Management
Telephone number: 
01483 686300