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Programmes

Management of Innovation Processes

Master (2 years) of Economics and Business Administration - Management of Innovation Processes , 120 ECTS
Economics, commerce, management and accounting

Institution University of Southern Denmark (SDU)
Campus Odense
Duration 2 years
Tuition per term (Non-EU/EAA/CH) 4250 EUR
Tuition per term (EU/EAA/CH) 0 EUR
Website http://www.sdu.dk/en/Uddannelse/Kandidat/CandMercMgmtInnProOd

Description

The programme ultimately develops student understanding of management theories and how they are realistically applied to practical business issues. 

Career Opportunities  

The courses offer a unique combination of theory and practice to ensure a solid theoretical basis and tools readily employable in your first job. Positions after completing this profile could include: Marketing coordinator, Project manager, Personal assistant for CEO, Management consultant or Area sales manager.

About the Degree

Students of this profile will develop a firm grasp of, and competencies within, the main subjects in contemporary management of technological innovation and business development. Innovation is the key driver of long-term growth, also when it comes to development of sustained competitive advantages. Furthermore, students will become proficient in using methods and tools, which can support business development, consulting and management of innovation processes. Students will also acquire competencies in leading business level and corporate level projects that involve development, introduction and implementation of new technologies and methods.
At the final level, students will be able to connect the technological aspects of the business with the commercial aspects. The first segment of this profile focuses on formulating and implementing strategy; the second looks more to analysing and designing innovative organisations and the third segment concerns management of technology. Each part has a clear progression that develops the individual student’s knowledge about theories and how to apply these to practical business issues.

Recommended courses  
1st semester •Foundations of Strategy • Innovation Management and Marketing • Foundations of Organization
2nd semester (5 ECTS each) •Strategic Market Creation •Business Strategy •Organization of Innovation  
3rd semester •Internship in a company /institution (Denmark or abroad) + project work or •Studies abroad (International partner university or another international university) or •Studies at the University of Southern Denmark or another Danish University  
4th semester •Master’s thesis 

Admission  

Applicants with a BSc in Economics and Business Administration from a University are qualified for admission. Applicants with a professional bachelor degree and other qualifying degrees may have access provided certain demands are fulfilled. In order for a degree to be deemed as a BSc programme in Economics and Business Administration, the applicant must have a bachelor degree from a university including a minimum of 75 ECTS courses within economics and business administration. 
 

In addition, documentation may be required verifying that your proficiency in English is at a specified level. Read about the language requirements of the University of Southern Denmark

Apply directly at the University of Southern Denmark with all relevant documentation.

To find out whether the level of your foreign certificate or diploma satisfies the general entry requirements, you should contact T
he University of Southern Denmark directly. A list of the most commonly recognized exams and diplomas can be found at the Danish Agency for Higher Education http://ufm.dk/en/recognition

Exchange students should contact their home institution for information on application procedures and deadlines.

Tuition

There is a tuition fee for all full-time degree students who hold a citizenship from outside of EU/EAA/Switzerland.  

Students within an exchange programme are not required to pay tuition. 


For Further Information

Information from the Danish Agency for Higher Education can be located at http://en.fivu.dk/.

You will find information about the Danish assessment of foreign qualifications in Guide to diploma recognition

About the Educational System in general visit the section The Danish Higher Education System



Autumn - EU/EAA/Nordic/Swiss citizens

Application date
Apr 01
Start date
Sep 01

Autumn - Non-EU/EEA/Nordic/Swiss citizens

Application date
Feb 01
Start date
Sep 01

Spring - EU/EAA/Nordic/Swiss citizens

Application date
Nov 01
Start date
Feb 01

Spring - Non-EU/EEA/Nordic/Swiss citizens

Application date
Aug 01
Start date
Feb 01

Odense

Description

At Campus Odense 800 researchers and nearly 12 000 students every day work on discovering new knowledge, realisation, and education. Campus Odense is also home to The University Library of Southern Denmark which supports research and education through books and access to databases.

A web of cycle lanes connects Campus Odense with the inner city. A city filled with leisure offers for both students, researchers, and teachers.