MSc in Entrepreneurship and Management

Content and structure

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Course timeline

  • 23 September 2019
    - 29 September 2019


  • 29 September 2019
    - 13 December 2019

    Semester one

  • 3 February 2020
    - 3 April 2020

    Semester two

  • June 2020
    - September 2020


  • December 2020


Please note that units and course information below refers to the 2018/19 academic year. 2019/20 content is likely to be similar but is subject to change.


The course will finish with a dissertation. You will produce a unique piece of research using techniques learned throughout the year.

The dissertation is an independent and practical research project. You will develop a business idea into a viable business model, choosing from four different types:

  1. an independent venture
  2. a corporate venture
  3. a family venture
  4. a social venture

Read more about the dissertation.

The Student View

What you can expect from your MSc in Entrepreneurship and Management

Prawpun Kasemthrongsri, Aurelie Wibaux and Zeliang Gu discuss the benefits of the course and what it is like studying with us.

Detailed course information

You can find full course information for the 2018/19 academic year on the University’s programme and unit catalogue.

Teaching and learning

You’ll learn from academics who are experts in the field of entrepreneurship and management. Your learning experience will be enriched by the research activities and collaborations of academic staff.

We will also offer a wide range of opportunities for personal development. These will be delivered by specialists in our Careers Service, Academic Skills Centre and Library, or in partnership with the Students’ Union.

All units are taught on campus.

You will experience a variety of teaching methods including:

  • lectures
  • seminars
  • tutorials
  • project work
  • presentations

Methods of assessment

Units are assessed by a combination of formal examinations and coursework.

Additional costs

As well as the cost of books, you will also need to cover the cost of photocopying, printing and binding. You should budget at least £100 for this.

Some courses involve visits away from the University campus, and you may be required to pay some or all of the costs of travel, accommodation and subsistence for such trips.

This course is regulated by the Office for Students.

Talk to us live about our MSc courses

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