Taught course

Social Innovation and Entrepreneurship

Institution
University of Bristol · Centre for Innovation and Entrepreneurship
Qualifications
MSc

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Entry requirements

To be considered for admission to this programme, applicants are required to hold/achieve a minimum of an upper second-class honours degree (or international equivalent) in any discipline. Non-traditional qualifications/routes will also be considered.

Months of entry

September

Course content

To thrive in a disrupted world you will need creativity as well as commercial acumen to change things for the better. Come to the multi-award-winning home of innovative, design-led, creative business education and transform your prospects.

The MSc Social Innovation and Entrepreneurship will teach you how to apply your passion to change the world through real-world business challenges, including:

• Starting up your career and ideas in a professional supported environment
• Undertaking applied commercial projects in collaborative teams
• Learning human-centred techniques for designing and developing ideas of real social value

We welcome students from any discipline who are thinking about building a socially purposed career either in large commercial organisations or start-ups.
This programme shares much of its teaching with our other MSc and MA Innovation and Entrepreneurship programmes but has a specific focus on social value and social innovation.

This course will develop the high-level skills and critical competencies needed for successful social innovation and entrepreneurship, through a largely practice-orientated educational approach based on collaborative teamwork across disciplines and cultures.

During the programme you get opportunities to work alongside social-purpose businesses and organisations to develop a deep understanding of their opportunities and challenges.

Bristol is a recognised hub for innovative and entrepreneurial business; ranked as the best place in the UK to start-up outside of London (Startup Cities Index, 2021), home to the world’s best university-run business incubator (UBI Global, 2015-2019) and home to some of the most impactful, innovative, and creative organisations in the world.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

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

Course contact details

Phone
+44 (0) 117 394 1649