A first- or upper second-class undergraduate honours degree.
Months of entry
People are increasingly likely to work within the small- and medium-sized enterprise (SME) sector and to start their own businesses, while those within the corporate, public and third sectors are increasingly expected to work in project-based venture teams. Entrepreneurial skills are essential for career success.
This is an intensive course designed to give you an in-depth understanding of entrepreneurship, enterprise and small business in different organisational, sectoral and geographical contexts. It also helps you to build practical skills related to identification of opportunities and conceptualising, designing, managing and growing new ventures (eg writing an entrepreneurial business plan for a new venture).Assessment
Modules are assessed by a combination of coursework, essays, group and individual reports, and presentations. There are also unseen examinations.
We continue to develop and update our modules for 2017 entry to ensure you have the best student experience. In addition to the course structure below, you may find it helpful to refer to the Modules list. Modules may be subject to change.
- Change and Leadership
- Design, Creativity and Innovation
- Entrepreneurship Theory and Practice
- Managing Innovation
- New Venture Creation and Simulation
- Research Methods (International Management)
- Research Project (Management & Entrepreneurship)
Alongside your core modules, you can choose options to broaden your horizons and tailor your course to your interests.
- Accounting for Decision Makers
- Corporate Governance
- Digital Marketing
- Entrepreneurial Finance
- Global Business
- Information Systems and Management
- Innovation in the Creative Economy
- International Entrepreneurship
- Managing Intellectual Property
- Marketing Management
Information for international students
Fees and funding
Please visit our website for latest fees information: http://www.sussex.ac.uk/study/masters/2017/business-management-and-economics/entrepreneurship-and-innovation-formerly-titled-management-and-entrepreneurship-msc
The University of Sussex aims to attract the most talented students to postgraduate study. For full details of our scholarships please visit: Masters Scholarships
Qualification and course duration
|Assessment||What kind of work will I be doing? (proportionally)|
|Written/ formal examinations||30|
|Written coursework / continuous assessment||40|
Course contact details
- Student Recruitment Services
- +44 (0)1273 872668