Engineering - Innovation and Business, M.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 24 months
    Duration
  • Tuition
    13900
    Tuition (Year)
    Free
    Tuition (Year)
  • English (take IELTS)
    Language
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Innovation is only truly fun when it can turn the bottom line from red to black. To do that, you need idea and product developers with a substantial knowledge in and understanding of engineering as well as business. This Engineering - Innovation and Business programme is offered by the University of Southern Denmark.

About

With a master of science in engineering degree in Innovation and Business you become an expert in new ideas and in carrying these ideas all the way to the production line. You will also have the necessary qualifications as an entrepreneur; for example if you want to start your own business.

This Engineering - Innovation and Business programme is offered by the University of Southern Denmark.

Study environment

Each year more than 1500 international students from all over the world choose to study at the University of Southern Denmark, so you will become part of a lively international student environment.

We believe that engineers of today must have a global perspective and experience and we encourage international as well as Danish students to spend one or two semesters abroad on an internship or as exchange students.

Faculty of Engineering has adopted a student-centred approach to learning, and teaching is based on problem based project work. Students participate significantly in class and carry out project work in small teams.

Career opportunities

Whether you want to start your own business or become a manager in the private or public sector, a degree in Innovation & Business will provide a good foundation for your future career.

You will be qualified for jobs as, for example:

  • Development engineer
  • Product developer
  • Project manager
  • Manager of technological departments
  • International product manager
  • Marketing manager
  • Innovation manager
  • Strategic procurement engineer
  • Entrepreneur
  • Consultant
  • Teacher
  • Researcher

Programme Structure

1st semester
  • Innovation of Technology and Business Scientific Methods
  • Creativity and Design in Innovation Management
  • Open Innovation Management
  • Glocalized Production
  • Embedded Software design or
  • Design with Field Programmmable Gate Arrays
2nd semester
  • Participatory Innovation
  • High Tech Business Venturing
  • Production Technology
  • Mechatronics Design and Build
3rd semester
  • IBDIN Dynamics of Innovation
  • Electives
  • Mechatronics Design and Build 2
4th semester
  • Thesis

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity

    You can choose to do this programme part-time or full-time.

    Full-time
    • Duration 24 months
  • Credits
    120 ECTS
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus
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English Language Requirements

You only need to take one of these language tests:

  • Minimum required score:

    6.5

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

    Take IELTS test
  • Minimum required score (Grade C):

    180

    The CAE test – or the Cambridge Advanced English – is an exam for applicants who wish to get a Certificate in Advanced English. To receive the Advanced certificate, test-takers must score between 142 and 210 on the Cambridge English: Advanced test. Read more about CAE.

    Note: degree programmes and applications may require a more specific minimum score for admission.

  • Minimum required score:

    88

    The TOEFL – or Test Of English as a Foreign Language – offers an internet-based test (iBT). The final, overall iBT score ranges between 0 and 120, and includes a scaled average from the four components (reading, listening, speaking, and writing). Read more about TOEFL (iBT).

Academic Requirements

Entry requirements
  • A bachelor's degree in Innovation & Business
  • A bachelor's degree in Product Development and Innovation
  • A bachelor's degree in Interaction Design.
  • A bachelor's degree in Mechatronics.

Applicants with a similar bachelor’s degree if their academic qualifications correspond with the bachelor degrees mentioned above.

Bachelors of Science in Mechatronics and BEng in Mechatronics from the University of Southern Denmark also qualify for admission to the programme.

Additional requirements may apply for the different profiles of the masters programme.

Tuition Fee Per Year

  • EUR 13900 International
  • Free EU/EEA

Funding

Options for full-degree graduate students:

BHJ Scholarship

Only available for students applying for a master programme at our Sønderborg Campus

Six one-year scholarships are issued pr. year: three for studies within the technical field i.e. Mechatronics and Innovation & Business respectively, and three are for studies within the field of business administration i.e. Business Relationship Management.

A scholarship of DKK 40.000 may be granted if and when the requirements are met. It is paid in two instalments of DKK 20.000 per semester. The scholarship grant depends on acceptance and enrolment as a full-time student in one of the above mentioned programmes.

Options for Exchange and Guest Students:

Danish Government Scholarship for Foreign Nationals (the Cultural Agreements)

Danish Government Scholarships for Foreign Nationals - The scholarship helps cover living expenses.

StudyPortals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.