Taught course

Business Innovation and Entrepreneurship

Robert Gordon University · Aberdeen Business School

Entry requirements

Applicants normally hold a 2:2 undergraduate honours degree or its equivalent in any subject discipline.

Applicants with a lower degree classification and / or relevant work experience will be considered on a case by case basis

Months of entry


Course content

This Business Innovation and Entrepreneurship course at Robert Gordon University is designed to support you, no matter where you are on your entrepreneurial or intrapreneurial journey, with effective tools and techniques targeted at enhancing your personal contribution to business success. Whether leading and growing your own business or operating within an established business, entrepreneurial and innovative thinking are in demand with exciting opportunities available to the inspired, the bold and the creative. This course is part of the MSc Business and Management programme, giving you the option of studying a 2 year MSc (with work placement) The course will develop your understanding of the business environment and the challenges experienced in different entrepreneurial contexts including family and social enterprises. It will expose you to the contemporary body of knowledge in the field of entrepreneurship, innovation and strategic decision-making. Our staff are actively engaged in high quality and impactful entrepreneurial research and will bring this to life in the classroom. Each course in the Business and Management programme comprises of a dual award: A globally recognised Masters qualification A Certificate in Strategic Management and Leadership (level 7) from the Chartered Management Institute (CMI)

Information for international students

Applicants whose first language is not English should have an IELTS of 6.5 overall, with no component lower than 5.5, or an equivalent. We accept a variety of in-country and secure English language tests, find out more: https://www.rgu.ac.uk/study/international-students/english-language-requirements

International students who do not meet our direct entry requirements for this course can gain additional entry points through our International College at Robert Gordon University: https://www.icrgu.navitas.com/programmes/

Fees and funding

UK students
International students

For more information visit: www.rgu.ac.uk/finance

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • MSc
    full time
    12-24 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
    • Online learningis available for this qualification

The 24 month course includes a 12 month placement opportunity.

Course contact details

Student Admissions Service