M.Sc. On Campus

Social Science - Organisational Innovation and Entrepreneurship

Copenhagen Business School (CBS)

24 months
15200 EUR/year
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The Social Science - Organisational Innovation and Entrepreneurship MSc course at the Copenhagen Business School (CBS)  focuses on theoretical and practical approaches on how to design, manage and lead processes of innovation and entrepreneurship, in start-ups, large organisations, and in society. 


Entrepreneurship is about pursuing opportunities, being innovative, and imagining an unknown future. The Social Science - Organisational Innovation and Entrepreneurship MSc course from the Copenhagen Business School (CBS) focuses on processes for designing and managing entrepreneurship and innovation in organizational settings. We see entrepreneurship and innovation as fundamental aspects of creativity: making the imagination real. Organizations are the medium for the construction of social reality, where intentions and actions develop to create the future.

The OIE program focuses on entrepreneurship and innovation processes at the societal, organizational, and individual levels. It addresses challenges associated with moving from an industrial to a postindustrial era when new ideas and organizational forms are needed. OIE provides you with a set of capabilities required to meet these challenges by offering experiences to design and test viable business models, products, services, and new modes of organization; develop sustainable innovations; identify and manage resources; and involve others in collaborative efforts.

Career Opportunities

The interdisciplinary nature of this program allows you to qualify for many different careers, which you should reflect in your second year specialization. Some students have launched their own businesses; others have joined OIE partner companies after having completed internships or having cooperated with them in master thesis projects. Apart from working as entrepreneurs, OIE students work as project managers in innovation and organization development departments, innovation analysts, product or service portfolio managers, business development managers and similar types of positions that require strong cross-disciplinary business skills.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Entrepreneurship and Innovation in Context
  • Business: Concepts and Prototypes 
  • Strategic Management and Innovation
  • Entrepreneurial Processes
  • The Art of Innovation
  • Organizing Growth
  • Social Innovation and Entrepreneurship
  • Making Social Science Matter 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


120 ECTS


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

Your educational background will be subject to an overall individual assessment in order to establish if your bachelor's degree qualifies you for the programme and the academic areas listed below are covered in full and as prescribed. The specific entry requirements are min. 30 ECTS-points within one or more of the following areas:

  • Organisation (organisational learning and networks; organisational structure and design; organisational behaviour)
  • Management (human resource management; leadership; public management; intercultural management)
  • Strategy (corporate strategy; strategic management; private/public partnerships)
  • Innovation and entrepreneurship (user innovation; dynamics of creativity; firm formation; entrepreneurship)
  • Social science methodology (philosophy of science, research design)
  • Media, communication and design (organizational communication; communication design; design management; visual communication; media management; design concepts)

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    15200 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 15200 EUR per year during 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 0 EUR per year during 24 months.

Living costs for Copenhagen

7928 - 13456 DKK /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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