Iniciate and manage star-ups, SMEs and large companiesManage innovative and technology-based companies
Master's Degree in Technology, Innovation and EntrepreneurshipUniversitat Internacional de Catalunya
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- Barcelona (Spagna)
- Crediti: 60 ECTS
- Stage / Tirocinio
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· Quali sono gli obiettivi del corso?
This is a professional programme that provides resources and tools to create and manage innovative, technology-based companies. UIC has prepared an interdisciplinary programme designed for participants with a variety of academic backgrounds that covers several outlets. The course is taught using a highly practical methodology based on case studies and management tools.
· A chi è diretto?
Master's degree in Technology, Innovation and Entrepreneurship is aimed at people who want to pursue a career in consulting, academia, politics and research in innovation and technology-based companies.
The course is aimed at university graduates from any academic field. Those who have not taken company-related studies will have to take the Business Immersion Program.
· In cosa si differenzia questo corso dagli altri?
The programme has a clearly practical focus which is materialized through case methodology, skills seminars, contact with professionals.
· Quali saranno i passi successivi alla richiesta di informazioni?
Complete the admission application form, please contact us for more information. As well as meeting the admission requirements, the Admissions Committee will also assess applications based on the suitability of previous study, and students’ average marks for previous education. Other qualifications and years of experience will also be taken into account.
· What jobs can I do after completing this master?
After completion, you will be able to do jobs related to: •Innovation: Managers of R+D departments. Managers of innovation centers. Leaders of innovative teams. Managers of innovation and change in existing companies. Technology transfer managers. •Business development: heads of new lines of business, new divisions or spin-offs of existing companies. Promoters of new business. •Entrepreneurship and intrapreneurship: promoters to set up new companies. Entrepreneurial businessperson. A creator of new business within existing companies. •Business innovation, business creation or as an innovative processes consultant. •In the Financial sector: financial analysts who evaluate business proposals or launch programmes to support companies. •In the Public sector: innovation facilitators in public organisations. •Academia: an academic career as a lecturer or researcher. •Third sector: professionals who would like to become entrepreneurs, innovators or social facilitators within their organizations, whether these are private, non-profit or government owned.
Cosa impari in questo corso?
Innovation and Technology
Chain of Supply
Business Simulation Game
Innovation and technology
Creative thinking. Problem solving. Business innovation. Managing innovation. Systems, models and
processes. Company resources and capabilities. Measuring innovation. The development of new products
and services. Open innovation. Quality management.
Marketing, sales and communication
Exploring opportunities. Markets.Marketing for new companies. Digital marketing. Internet companies.
Business modelling, operations and strategy
Methods for generating business models. The creation of value. The implementation of processes, tools
and organisational structures. International business. Strategic management. Chain of supply. Business
Entrepreneurial leadership, effective personal communication. Oral presentations. Decision-making.
Negotiation. Managing high-performance teams. Corporate writing skills. Networking. Personal branding.
Entrepreneurship and intrapreneurship
Entrepreneurial premises. The creation of a new company. Born Global. Corporate entrepreneurship: intrapreneurship. Leadership and change in family businesses.
Accounting and financing
Knowledge of company finance. Analysis of strategic data. Management control systems. Negotiating as
investors: Business Angels, venture capital and R+D subsidies.
International study trip
An international trip which allows students to experience a different culture during an intensive week in the United States.
Choosing a track
- Impact Track: Social entrepreneurship, green entrepreneurship, corporate social responsibility, sustainability.
- Research track: Research methods, entrepreneurial techniques and theories, technology and innovation.
The final part of the programme involves accommodating one of the three options below:
• Business plan: a business start-up project which allows students to explore the process of identifying an opportunity and putting it into practice.
• An in-company project: students can undertake their project in the company where they work or where they
are doing a work placement.
• Thesis project: a research project which allows participants to choose a topic or field for research.
A tutor will be provided and the student will defend their project once the programme is over before a jury consisting of university professors.
Work placement in a company (optional)
Undertaking a work placement in an innovative, technological or start-up company in Barcelona in which academic content is taught that is in line with a master’s level programme.