Global Innovation Management (GIM), M.Sc.

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    Application Deadline
  • 24 months
  • Tuition
    Tuition (Year)
    Tuition (Year)
  • English (take IELTS)
  • Overview
  • Programme outline
  • Key facts
  • Admission requirements
  • Fees and funding


Learning the tools and techniques for working globally, students apply this knowledge practically by working on projects with industry contacts in different countries, further enhancing their understanding of international business.

GIM addresses new challenges in innovative global enterprise and provides: A practical and global perspective of Innovation Management, Skills applicable for larger multinational organisations to smaller enterprises Expanded perspectives of Innovation Management including Technology Management, RD, and Product/Service Development with focus on the interface between disciplines involved in the process; Increased research capability focused on activities at the periphery of the innovation process.

Programme Structure

The MSc. in Global Innovation Management is a unique 2-year programme offered jointly by the University of Strathclyde (Scotland), Aalborg University (Denmark) and Hamburg University of Technology (Germany), which enables graduates of first degrees in engineering, science and technology to successfully manage the innovation process across international boundaries.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Full-time duration 24 months
  • Study intensity Full-time
  • Credits
    102 ECTS
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus
  • Partnership
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Academic Requirements

A Bachelor's degree or equivalent, at second-class level or higher, in an engineering, science or technology subject

For candidates whose first language is not English, minimum standards of written and spoken English are for IELTS 6.5 with no individual score below 5.5 and TOEFL 79-93 (internet-based test).

Tuition Fee Per Year

  • GBP 25200 International
  • GBP 10750 EU/EEA


There are a number of competitively awarded ERASMUS MUNDUS scholarships. 9 places are available to applicants from Non EU countries and 7 places for applicants from within the European Union, a European Econonmic Area / European Free Trade Association (EEA/EFTA) or an accession state (candidate for EU membership).

The scholarships are 48,000 Euros in total for Non EU students and up to 21,000 Euros for students native to an EU country or having carried out their main activities within the EU for 12 months or more in the last 5 years. Scholarships can be used to contribute to tuition fees and provide a significant contibution to living expenses on a monthly basis over the 2 year length of the programme.

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