Digital Innovation & Intrapreneurship

Make plans for your digital business into the real world and make them a success, all with an online scholarship of up to 80% with IU.

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Get your M.A. Digital Innovation and Intrapreneurship underway!

Entrepreneurial and always thinking one step ahead; every company needs professionals who combine both skills because they create a decisive competitive advantage! In the English-language Master's programme Digital Innovation and Intrapreneurship, you will perfect these qualities for success. The advanced programme is aimed at graduates with a Bachelor's degree who also have at least one year of relevant and qualified professional work experience After graduation, you will have transdisciplinary competencies for the (further) development of business models and the management of innovation processes.

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All the important details about this programme

  • Study model
    Master of Arts (M.A.)
    60 ECTS
    Study format: Online
  • Duration of study
    12 months
    Part time models available
  • Study Fees
    From 606 121 euros per month
  • Accreditation
    60 ECTS - English - Online
    Currently in accreditation process
  • Admission
    Completed Undergraduate Degree
    Scholarship Programme Option
    1 Year of Work Experience
    English Skills
  • Reduce your study fees
    Many scholarship options available
Information about the start of studies
Online: Official start date 16.11.2022 (English, 60 ECTS)
Information on state accreditation
Subject to state accreditation. We expect the Ministry's approval no later than the start of the programme. So far, all of our programmes have been successfully accredited and approved on time.
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Make the path to your degree simple

Don’t yet meet the requirements for work experience, English language skills or level of education? Not a problem – IU’s Scholarship Programme gives you the chance to start your online degree and fulfil the eligibility criteria while you study, just get us your proof of work experience, English language skill and education certificates to us before you complete 50% of your ECTS. 

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Degree Overview

Through our two-semester programme, you will further develop your entrepreneurial potential and know-how to profitably implement digital innovation within your business. You will acquire in-depth knowledge of the macro- and microeconomics of entrepreneurship as well as innovation. In addition, you learn to develop digital business models and are provided with modern management methods to successfully lead digital transformations. Through our attractive selection of elective modules - e.g. in Artificial Intelligence, Data Science or IT Architecture Management - you will also broaden your horizons and sharpen your career profile.

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In this online programme, you have the opportunity to choose an elective with a total of 10 ECTS credits such as start-up lab, data science and analytics, big data, consumer behaviour and brand management as well as agile start-up methods.

Start Up Lab
Artificial Intelligence
Data Science and Analytics
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Career outlook

As a professional in Digital Innovation and Intrapreneurship, you can expect excellent career prospects across all sectors with lucrative opportunities for advancement to a management position, you could work as one of the following and more:

Project Management Innovation

As a project manager for innovation, you will work in service or industrial companies and contribute your expertise at the interface between product development and marketing.

Manager Innovation & Application Development

As Manager for Innovation & Application Development, you initiate and lead projects for product and application development. You are responsible for technical support and supporting your customers in close cooperation with the sales team.

Innovation Specialist

Innovation Specialists are responsible for the analysis, design, and implementation of prototypes. They also carry out tests on the developed prototypes.


Find a plan to suit you: For our online programmes, you can easily choose whether you want to study full-time or part-time. This helps you fit learning into your schedule.

Full time

Duration 12 months

Perfect for those who want to hit the ground running and learn at the fastest pace possible. Starting from:

€996 €199 / month Apply now

Part time

Duration 18 months

Great for all-round talents who want to go full throttle in their studies but also keep up with other commitments. Starting from:

€775 €155 / month Apply now


Duration 24 months

Ideal for students with a lot of work or family commitments. This plan also reduces monthly study costs. Starting from:

€606 €121 / month Apply now
*Price information:

For students in Asia, Africa, and South & Central America, the prices displayed show regular tuition fees including graduation fees, scholarships or other discounts. For students from Europe, the UK, the US, Canada, Australia, New Zealand, Japan & South Korea the prices displayed do not include graduation fees, scholarships or other discounts. Additional fees may apply.

Our IU study programmes include the following benefits

  • Take exams online

  • Study materials

  • Access to partner network

  • Free extension of study period

  • Online library as well as podcasts and videos

  • Flexible payment options

  • Correction and assessment of module exams

  • Online forums

  • Support and career services

What our students say

  • In both my passion and my career, the skills and competencies I learned at IU have made a big difference.

    Zena Massaad, MBA - Master of Business Administration
  • The university teaching at IU is characterised by a high degree of practical relevance.

    Diana Valdez, M.A. International Management
  • You can participate in IU events and establish an excellent network. My career proves it: networking is the key to success!

    Sandip Modha, MBA - Master of Business Administration

Admission requirements

You can start your desired study programme at IU International University of Applied Sciences if you meet the requirements.
Master Admission Requirements
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Work Experience
English Skills
Why IU is a great choice
  • Study the Way You Want To

    Schedule when you want to learn and study 100% online. At IU you have the possibility to complete your degree fully from home, whether full time or part time. You can even take your exams online whenever it suits you. 

  • Accredited & Globally Recognised

    IU International is accredited and certified with a seal of approval from the German Accreditation Council. All IU study programmes, materials, and services meet high internal and external quality standards, which are regularly reviewed and updated.  

  • Gain Real Support

    We provide you with innovative learning tools, digital study material, tutorial videos, student advice and support, and forums to exchange with other students. You also have full access to our large online library. Your tutors are always available to answer your questions.  

  • The Ideal Mix of Theory & Practice

    Our programmes provide you with essential theoretical knowledge and focus above all on practice-oriented studies designed to best prepare you for your future career. On top of their academic excellence, your professors have at least five years of industry experience. 

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