ESCP Europe Business School

Innovation and Entrepreneurship, M.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 12 months
  • English, French


Go further with a Specialised Master and expand your opportunities
    - a one-year full-time academic programme
    - six months of full-time coursework including an international seminar
    - a company placement lasting at least four months
    - a professional thesis to be remitted at the end of the programme

Innovation and Entrepreneurship are at the heart of the economic renewal of a society. Becoming an entrepreneur is a natural step for most but also a difficult decision as it is more than a job, it is a “way of life”. This Specialised Masters® in Innovation and Entrepreneurship at ESCP Europe Business School is managed and taught by professors and professionals who are passionate about entrepreneurship and who share a great number of tools and field experience. For many, this Masters program has been the stepping stone for brilliant entrepreneurial careers.

This Specialised Master® prepares high-level entrepreneurs to act in an environment that is frequently ambiguous and uncertain.

A few key figures :
    17 classes : 1999 – 2015395 alumni71 startups created393 employeesTurnover cumulated : 100 000 000 €.
What you learn :

The main characteristic of the programme is to be built on two axes; one is a solid theory base and the other is composed of live practice cases.

The focus is put on:

    - Your project at the core of your studies
    - Classes to forgo mistakes and get going faster
    - Live practice cases to learn how to dare
    - An incubator to get your project off the ground

During the year, you will be coached by a skilled professionnal who will help you shape your project.


    - Product Marketing Manager
    - Sole Trader
    - Sales and Marketing Manager Consultant

Programme Structure

Courses include:

    2 terms of intensive courses - September to December; January to March. An international seminar abroad is included
    1 term of professsionalisation from April to December: a company placement of at least 4 months, and a professional thesis defended orally to a committee between early November and mid-December the year following the September intake.


Specialized Masters® students come from various countries and have different backgrounds: engineers, doctors, pharmacists, students of literature and law, etc.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • More details: Admission Deadlines: January, May and July
  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 12 months
    • Duration description

      Paris, ESCP Europe Campus International seminar to San Francisco, United-States (Silicon Valley)

  • Languages
    • Partially taught in English
    • Partially taught in French
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus
  • More information Go to the programme website

English Language Requirements

This programme requires students to demonstrate proficiency in English.


Academic Requirements

    Holders of a first Master's degree.Holders of a Bachelor degree (240 ECTS) : with a minimum of 3 years professional experienceHolders of a Bachelor degree (240 ECTS) without professional experience (less than 30% admitted)

Tuition Fee

  • International Applies to you

    18500 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 18500 EUR for the full programme and a duration of 12 months.
  • EU/EEA Applies to you

    18500 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 18500 EUR for the full programme and a duration of 12 months.
We've labeled the tuition fee that applies to you because we think you are from and prefer over other currencies.

Living costs for Paris

  • 1195 - 1780 EUR/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Scholarships, depending on both financial need and merit, will be granted to the students in the Specialised Master® programmes.

Only students who fulfill the two following criteria will be eligible:

    students who were granted a scholarship (level 2 to over) based on financial need in the last two years;students who are admitted on the first list in the ESCP Europe Specialised Master®’s selection

The amount of the scholarship is 10% of the tuition fees and will be deducted from these fees. Students will be informed of the amount of their scholarship in September.

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