M.Sc. On Campus

Strategic Innovation Management

University of Groningen

12 months
15900 EUR/year
2168 EUR/year
Tuition fee
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The MSc Business Administration - Strategic Innovation Management (MSc BA SIM) at University of Groningen deals with these challenges. 


The Strategic Innovation Management programme from University of Groningen is a strongly research-oriented programme since all our courses are designed and taught by a small group of top academic researchers. 

By introducing students to the state-of-the-art in academic research, the aim of the programme is to give students the necessary tools to properly understand, evaluate and solve real-life cases, and to conduct their own research.

Job prospects

  • With the ever increasing demand for innovation, your perspectives as an MSc BA SIM graduate are bright.
  • A large number of our graduates have gone on to careers managing innovation. We have graduates who work as business developers and innovation managers, working with innovation within the firm; as strategic consultants, advising the firm on their innovation processes; as bankers, evaluating firms and their innovations; and as policy advisors, working on stimulating innovation at the regional, national, and international levels.


The programme is accredited by EQUIS and AACSB.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Capturing Value from Innovation 
  • Cooperating for Innovation 
  • Organizing for Innovation 
  • Research & Skills
  • Strategy & Innovation Management

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines




On Campus

Academic requirements

GRE admission requirements GRE®
GMAT admission requirements GMAT

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A GMAT/GRE test is required from all candidates who obtained their bachelor's degree from a university in a non-EU/EEA country. 
  • Both GMAT and GRE are now being offered by and ETS as an online option to take from home worldwide. 
  • IELTS Academic overall score 6.5 (Speaking 6, Writing 6.5); TOEFL internet-based overall score 90 (Speaking 20, Writing 24); C1 Advanced, C2 Proficiency (with minimum score 180).
  • To be eligible for admission to this Master, you need to hold an academic Bachelor's or Master's degree from a research university in one of the following - or closely related - fields: Business Economics, Business Administration, Econometrics and Operations Research, Economics and Business Economics, International Business, Technology Management.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    15900 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 15900 EUR per year during 12 months.
  • EU/EEA

    2168 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 2168 EUR per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Groningen

750 - 1000 EUR /month
Living costs

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


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