Entrepreneurship and Sustainable Innovation, M.Sc.

Entrepreneurship and Sustainable Innovation, M.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 24 months
  • English (schedule IELTS)


The objective of the Master in Entrepreneurship and Sustainable Innovation programme at ESCP Europe Business School is to help values-driven, ecologically and socially responsible entrepreneurs in developing business plans and business models that make a difference.

Business as usual is over! Add some adventure to your career development and explore new horizons.

Practical tools and methods for a sustainable business development

  • Lecture-based learning on sustainable entrepreneurship, values-based innovation, business sustainability, management and leadership, entrepreneurial tools and methods
  • Project-based practicing in business planning, development and modelling (business modelling project, consultancy project, business development project or internship, and a sustainable entrepreneurship & innovation project leading to 34 ECTS in total)
  • Elective courses in the field of management and leadership (or entrepreneurial tools and methods)
  • Preparatory courses for planning and conducting a research thesis
  • Compulsory courses in two foreign languages (different levels) and personal career development

This programme is the right choice if you want to:

  • assume the important role entrepreneurs and “intrapreneurs” can play in sustainability transformations of markets and society
  • work in an international context
  • engage in developing your own business models, business plans and consulting projects
  • grow your network by meeting teachers and researchers who share your passion for sustainable business approaches and build strong partnerships with major leading companies and entrepreneurs
  • add value to your CV by leveraging the highly ranked ESCP Europe Business School

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Sustainable Entrepreneurship
  • Ecological Foundations of Business
  • Strategic Management
  • Entrepreneurial Finance
  • Sustainability Accounting
  • Sustainability Marketing
  • Values-Based & Sustainable Innovation Management
  • Case Studies of Sustainable Innovation
  • Eco-Venturing – Starting an Eco-Company
  • Business Models for Sustainability
  • Business Model Innovation Mini Project

Detailed Programme Facts

  • More details: Application deadlines: March 5, April 12, May 8, June 6
  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 24 months
  • Credits
    120 ECTS
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

English Language Requirements

You only need to take one of these language tests:

  • Minimum required score:


    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120. Read more about TOEFL iBT ®.

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  • Minimum required score:


    The TOEFL®PBT is administered in a paper format and measures your ability to use and understand English in a classroom setting at the college or university level. It accurately measures how well you can listen, read and write in English while performing academic tasks. Read more about TOEFL®PBT.

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  • Minimum required score:


    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

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Academic Requirements

  • A Bachelor degree of a state-approved higher education institution in any discipline with a minimum of 180 ECTS (300 ECTS will be needed to award the Master degree)
  • Fluency in English. Candidates without documentary proof can pass a language test during the interview session
  • Pre-experience (no job experience required; if given, maximum two years)

This programme is taught in different countries. Which country are you interested in?

Tuition Fee

  • International Applies to you

    11550 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 23100 EUR for the full programme and a duration of 24 months.
  • National Applies to you

    11550 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 23100 EUR for the full programme 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.
  • The fees for the two-year programme are set at 23,100 € with a non-refundable application fee of 130 €

Living costs

  • Berlin, Germany

    836 - 1340 EUR/month
    Living Costs
  • Paris, France

    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.


Once you have been accepted at the School, win a 50% scholarship!

Candidates who have been accepted for the Master in Entrepreneurship and Sustainable Innovation programme can reduce their tuition fees by the last two instalments.

Who is eligible

The scholarship is open to all self-funding admitted applicants starting the MSc in Entrepreneurship and Sustainable Innovation programme in September. Candidates will only be considered for the award if they have successfully applied for and been admitted to the programme before the scholarship deadline.

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