Taught course

Business Strategy and Innovation Management

University of Southampton · School of Management

Entry requirements

Minimum upper second-class degree from a UK university, or equivalent overseas/professional qualification; applications assessed on individual merit. Applicants with previous work experience are encouraged to apply. IELTS – 6.5 overall with 6.5 in reading and writing, 6.0 in listening and speaking is required.

Months of entry

October, September

Course content

This course aims to respond to those interested in strategic thinking and the challenges of developing new products and services, providing you with knowledge and skills that can be used in a wide range of organisations. You will learn about latest developments in strategy and innovation, including recent trends in responsible and service innovation. This MSc also looks at how theories and concepts can be applied practically in a real-world setting.

Core Modules: Global Strategies for Growth; Sustainable and Responsible Innovation; Service Innovation Management; Innovation and Technology Transfer; Current Trends in Strategy and Innovation Management; Qualitative and Quantitative Research
Optional modules: Enterprise, Entrepreneurship and New Business Venturing; Social Enterprise and Entrepreneurship; Marketing in the Digital Age; Entrepreneurial Marketing; Global Entrepreneurship; Retailing in the Digital Age; Strategic Marketing Decisions

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Information for international students


Fees and funding



Qualification and course duration


full time
12 months

Course contact details

Business and Law
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