Technology Leadership and Entrepreneurship, M.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 24 months
    Duration
  • English
    Language

About

Taking into consideration the emergence of new technologies and constantly changing of our environment which leads to uncertainty, there is a huge need for people with entrepreneurial skills who can answer these challenges. Companies are looking for employees who can generate new ideas easily, ready to learn fast and to adapt easily for everyday changing situation.

The Technology Leadership and Entrepreneurship programme offered by the Peter the Great St. Petersburg Polytechnic University (SPbPU) allows students to initiate and carry out genuine entrepreneurial projects. The program consists of two main tracks: Entrepreneurship (tech) and Intrapreneurship. It offers a unique opportunity to turn students` technology business ideas into successful start-ups (Entrepreneurship (tech)) yet to develop leaders and professionals inside the innovative ventures (Intrapreneurship).

The program is designed for students aiming at pursuing an entrepreneurial career. It allows them to initiate and carry out genuine entrepreneurial projects.

The program consists of two main tracks: Entrepreneurship (tech) and Intrapreneurship. It offers a unique opportunity to turn students` technology business ideas into successful start-ups (Entrepreneurship (tech)) yet to develop leaders and professionals inside the innovative ventures (Intrapreneurship).

Partners

  • Russia - CompMechLab (Russia`s leading engineering center) 
  • Russia - BIOCAD (Russia's leading innovative biotechnology company) 
  • Russia - Russian-German Center for innovation and entrepreneurship "Polytech Strascheg", Technopark and Business incubator 
  • Germany - Strascheg Center for Entrepreneurship, Munich University of Applied Sciences 
  • Germany - Technical University of Berlin

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Design thinking and business models
  • Value creation, differentiation and sales
  • Managing new venture growth and venture capital
  • Social and sustainable innovation
  • Entrepreneurial marketing
  • Venture campus group project (Global Entrepreneurship)
  • Entrepreneurial thinking and competences
  • Opportunities recognition and technologies of the future
  • Innovation product new business REAL PROJECT (in partnership with CompMechLab)
  • Commercializing advanced technology and innovation product management

            Detailed Programme Facts

            English Language Requirements

            This programme requires students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

            Schedule IELTS

            Academic Requirements

            • Degree of Bachelor / Specialist / Master in a related area of expertise. 
            • English language proficiency at B+.
            • Written exam or multiple choice test in a relevant  field of studies;
            • Interview in English with a program coordinator (Skype option is available)
            • It is required to complete an application (on-line application is available) and submit documents.

            Tuition Fee

            • International Applies to you

              3922 USD/year
              Tuition Fee
              Based on the original amount of 3922 USD per year and a duration of 24 months.
            We've labeled the tuition fee that applies to you because we think you are from and prefer over other currencies.
            • 286000 rubles a year for international students

            Living costs for Saint Petersburg

            • 34733 - 58700 RUB/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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