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Business Development and Innovation

Ulster University

M.Sc.
12 months
Duration
7530 GBP/year
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About

Business Development and Innovation degree offered at Ulster University is aimed at providing students with an in-depth knowledge and understanding of a range of business-related disciplines, with a particular focus on business development and innovation. 

Overview

The imperative for business development and innovation in challenging times is the key to business growth and economic recovery. The overall aim of the Business Development and Innovation degree offered at Ulster University, therefore, is to provide an academically challenging, intellectually stimulating programme of study that educates, develops and enhances the professional competence of participants. In short, a course with a strong theoretical underpinning and relevant practical application. 

Within this broad aim, the specific objectives of the course are to:

  • Provide an advanced study of business and management with particular reference to business development and innovation;
  • Prepare and/or develop students for a career in business development and innovation by facilitating the development of enhanced transferable skills at a professional or equivalent level, or as preparation for research or further study in the area;
  • Develop students’ ability to apply knowledge and critical understanding of business development and innovation to complex issues, both systematically and creatively, to improve organisations and business practice;
  • Enhance students’ lifelong learning skills and personal development in order to work with self-direction and originality and to contribute to business and society at large.

Career options

The course provides the foundation for opportunities in a wide range of careers, across a number of business areas. These include, for example, business development, strategy, innovation, business analysis, research, and consultancy.

The course also helps develop competencies for career change/progression, while also providing the necessary tools to enable participants to set up their own business.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Strategy for Business Development
  • Competitiveness
  • Management Research
  • Creativity and Innovation
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Innovation in Practice

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

180 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
Lower Second Class

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).
6

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Applicants must hold a degree with at least 2:2 Honours standard or equivalent.
  • Exceptionally, applicants who do not possess academic qualifications at the appropriate level but have substantial relevant work experience may be considered for admittance in accordance with the Faculty’s Accreditation of Prior Learning policy.

Tuition Fee

  • EU/EEA

    7530 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 7530 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.

Northern Ireland & EU: £7,530.00

Funding

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Due for update

Updated over a year ago

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