Master Of Science In Entrepreneurship And Innovation (MEI)

About the programme:

The Master of Science Entrepreneurship and Innovation Degree is based upon the premise that the knowledge and skills needed to start-up a business and succeed can be taught while the attitudes required of entrepreneurs can be identified and encouraged. This is a knowledge-based programme whose aim is to provide students with practical knowledge about entrepreneurship and innovation as well as skills to turn such knowledge into practice.


The programme provides in-depth knowledge in entrepreneurship and innovation studies with a focus on: the formation and management of new ventures; working in and managing in small businesses; entrepreneurial management in small firms; the role of government and other institutions in supporting entrepreneurship; contemporary issues in entrepreneurship and small business research. It is designed for the ambitious individual aiming to initiate small business ventures, and for those who are at the initial stages of a start-up wishing to grow their business to a maturity stage. It is also aimed at managers running existing businesses.

Entry Requirements:

Normal Entry

  • A First Degree; and
  • English; and Mathematics or equivalent.


 Part 1 Semester 1

MEI501           Innovation Management

MBL525         Strategic Human Resource Management

MBL519         Strategic Marketing Management

MEI508           Corporate Entrepreneurship

MEI506           Project Management

MBL514         Strategic Management

Part 1 Semester 2

MEI502           Entrepreneurial Financing

MBL511         Business Research Methods

MBL508         Corporate Governance and Business Ethics

MEI503           Entrepreneurship & New Business Development

EMB509         Management Information Systems & E-Business

EMB501         Financial Management for Business Leaders

Part 2 Semester 1

MEI600 Dissertation