In today’s dynamic business environment, managers are challenged to provide innovative ideas for new products, services, markets and new business models.
In order to successfully manage innovation, there is a need to constantly explore strategicopportunities in the global market, identify those with potential and be able to respond promptly to implement them. Managers also need to develop a thorough understanding of their organisation, its processes and environment, in order to be able to coordinate innovationacross a wide range of activities.
Our MSc Global Innovation Management helps you appreciate the dynamics and complexity of innovation, how to best manage it and how to enhance an organisation’s creativity, competitiveness and performance in the global economy. You will learn how innovation can enable firms to achieve positional advantage and superior performance.
The course will show you how to identify the best management practices and strategies that enable firms to coordinate knowledge. You will also learn how to lead and implement innovation initiatives and apply analytical techniques within an organisation.
You will gain the critical skills to analyse the benefits and problems arising from the globalisation of innovation networks.
This Masters degree is ideal if you want to gain expertise in leading strategic innovation initiatives and to develop new ventures, products and services.
We award a range of scholarships to UK/EU and international students. There are several scholarships available for this programme that you may be eligible to apply for. Scholarships are available to candidates who can demonstrate an excellent academic record and show excellent professional and personal skills.
Application deadlines for 2015
There are two sets of deadlines for our Masters programmes. For all Masters programmes (except four*):
- The closing date for international applications is 30 June 2015
- The closing date for UK/EU applications is 31 August 2015
* Accounting and Finance deadlines: If you are applying to the below programmes there is an earlier deadline. For international applications the deadline is 31 March2015 and for UK/EU applications it is 30 June 2015. These deadlines apply to:
- MSc Accounting and Finance
- MSc Banking & International Finance
- MSc Financial Risk Management
- MSc Finance & Investment