Uppsala University

Entrepreneurship, Master

  • Application Deadline
  • 12 months
    Duration
  • Tuition
    10538
    Tuition (Full programme)
    Free
    Tuition (Full programme)
  • English
    Language
If you are creative and have always known that you will lead an extraordinary life, the intensive one-year Master Programme in Entrepreneurship is for you. The Entrepreneurship programme is offered at Uppsala University.

About

To be admitted to the programme you must possess a Bachelor’s degree, though no specific knowledge about economics or business is required. If you have the entrepreneurial drive and talent, we have the programme for you.

The Master Programme in Entrepreneurship at Uppsala University prepares you for a future as creator of your own company or as a business developer in already existing companies and organisations.

The Entrepreneurship programme is offered at Uppsala University.
The programme allows you to develop your business skills, and above all to understand and manage the inevitable challenges that come with the launching and development of new business ideas. The programme design lets you apply the theories and tools that are taught in a real-life setting. You will be asked to develop a full-fledged business plan either for your own business idea or for an idea conceived by an inventor or company in the Uppsala region. You will also be able to do an internship that allows you to apply your acquired entrepreneurial skills through participation in a live entrepreneurial or development project.
You will enjoy the variety of backgrounds among the programme participants, which gives you access to the diverse skills and competencies that may be needed for your own entrepreneurial ventures. The relationships and personal network you will build with other programme participants will be highly valuable for your future entrepreneurial and business career.

Programme Structure

Courses for the first semester:

  • Foundations of Entrepreneurship
  • Business Plan Catalyst
  • Successful Communication
  • Managing the Growing Firm I
Courses for the second semester:
Alternative 1:
  • Managing the growing firm II
  • Corporate entrepreneurship 
  • Master thesis 
Alternative 2:
  • New venture catalyst
  • Master thesis

Detailed Programme Facts

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.

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  • Minimum required score: 575

    The TOEFL – or Test OF English as a Foreign Language – offers a paper-based test (PBT). The final, overall PBT score ranges between 310 and 677, and is based on an average taken from the three test components (listening, structure, and reading). The writing part of this test is scored separately on a scale of 0-6. Read more about TOEFL (PBT).

  • Minimum required score: 90

    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

A Bachelor's degree, equivalent to a Swedish Kandidatexamen, from an internationally recognised university.

Tuition Fee Per Full Programme

  • EUR 10538 International
  • Free EU/EEA

Application Fee: SEK 900

Tuition fee, first semester: SEK 50000

Tuition fee, total: SEK 100000

Funding


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.