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Competitiveness and Innovation

University of Deusto

Master On Campus
12 months
11160 EUR/year
11160 EUR/year
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The Master's in Competitiveness and Innovation offered at University of Deusto aims to develop the knowledge and capabilities necessary to identify and analyse the key factors driving competitiveness and innovation at the organisational and territorial levels. 

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The Programme relies on a close collaboration between Deusto Business School and Orkestra- Basque Institute of Competitiveness, one of the leading authorities on understanding and promoting territorial competitiveness. Through this collaboration participants will develop a unique sensitivity to the complex relationship between business competitiveness and innovation and their territorial contexts.

The Master's in Competitiveness and Innovation offered at University of Deusto   will promote an understanding of the key relationships between these levels of analysis that will support effective decisionmaking amidst the complexity of real-world innovation and competitiveness. Within this overall objective each of the Itineraries offers a different focus.

Career Opportunities

In the Master’s degree programme in Competitiveness and Innovation (official Spanish diploma), our aim is to help our graduates find the jobs best suited to their talents, abilities and energy. For this reason, we offer you personal guidance to define your professional career and the means necessary to boost your first endeavours on today’s job market.From the very first day, this Master’s degree programme provides you with:

  • Contacts with professionals from our partner businesses that are looking for the profile our graduates achieve
  • Databases with businesses that have potential interest in graduates with these qualifications
  • Support in your job search from the very start of the Master’s programme
  • Paid internships, centring on a project that demonstrates your ability to create value and capitalise on your contract from the word go

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Business competitiveness and innovation management
  • Competitiveness and innovation theories
  • Responsible sustainability and innovation in an interconnected world
  • Territorial competitiveness and innovation systems
  • Change end innovation management

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

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Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A valid ID card. A photocopy.

  • Passport, only for foreign students (for EU citizens, the ID card is also valid). If your date and place of birth do not appear on your identity card, you must provide proof of these personal details as this information will be shown on your degree certificate.

  • Motivation letter: two pages (maximum 800 words) outlining your motivation, potential to study successfully at postgraduate level and future professional interests.

  • Curriculum Vitae, with a photocopy of the relevant supporting documents.
  • Certification of competence in a foreign language (and/or Spanish) required in the programme, if applicable. A photocopy.
  • Academic transcript of BA, BSc, Licenciatura, Engineering, Diploma, Technical Engineering degree certificate or equivalent. A photocopy.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    11160 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 11160 EUR for the full programme and a duration of 12 months.
  • EU/EEA

    11160 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 11160 EUR for the full programme and a duration of 12 months.



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