Taught course

Entrepreneurship

Institution
UCL Institute of Education · UCL School of Management
Qualifications
MSc

Entry requirements

Normally a minimum of an upper second-class Bachelor's degree from a UK university or an overseas qualification of an equivalent standard. Candidates with alternative qualifications may be considered and should seek advice from the department prior to making an application.

Together with essential academic requirements, applicants must have a demonstrated interest in pursuing an entrepreneurial venture or career and must have undertaken entrepreneurial activities, not simply aspire to entrepreneurship.



Emphasis is placed on applicants’ ability to begin developing their startup immediately. Therefore work experience is highly valued, and applicants with between two and 25 years’ work experience are strongly encouraged to apply.

If your education has not been conducted in the English language, you will be expected to demonstrate evidence of an adequate level of English proficiency.

The English language level for this programme is: Good.

Further information can be found on our English language requirements http://www.ucl.ac.uk/prospective-students/graduate/life/international/english-requirements page.

Months of entry

September

Course content

The Entrepreneurship MSc is designed for students who intend to start and run high-impact, innovative businesses. UCL\'s networks provide access to London\'s thriving entrepreneurship scene, a possible founding team and investor finance for a new business.

UCL School of Management offers a unique research and education programme with a focus on technology management, innovation, creation/growth of technology-intensive organisations, operations research, and entrepreneurship.

Entrepreneurship MSc students have access to world-class technical expertise and resources within a structured framework of support and formal business education, backed up with strong links to UCL Innovation and Enterprise.

Students can participate in a wide range of innovation-focused initiatives and events at UCL, including the London Entrepreneurs' Challenge, weekly networking events and the Knowledge Exchange Associates scheme. The UCL School of Management Post Graduate education is primarily taught from Canary Wharf, the heart of the new financial district of London. Additional teaching takes place at the Bloomsbury campus, a district famous for its cultural and educational institutions.

Full-time: 1 year; Part-time: 2 years;

Qualification and course duration

MSc

part time
24 months
full time
12 months

Assessment

The programme is delivered through a combination of lectures, seminars, and class discussion. Students are given the opportunity to attend weekly lectures from leading global entrepreneurs and venture capitalists. Assessment is through presentations, coursework, essays, class participation, open-book and unseen examination, and the dissertation.

Course contact details

Phone
+44 (0)20 3370 1214