MBA
Innovation & Entrepreneurship

See through your plans for your very own business with the help of the IU MBA specialising in Innovation and Entrepreneurship.

IU International
The time is now. Sign up by 7th April 2022 for up to 80% off tuition!
APPLY NOW

Become a business expert with an MBA specialising in Innovation and Entrepreneurship

If you are looking for independence, giving shape to both big and small ideas, market opportunities and constant challenges, an MBA specialising in Innovation and Entrepreneurship is the right choice for you. Innovation and entrepreneurship are key drivers of economic growth and prosperity. This specialisation will help you in realising your own business ideas as well as qualifying you to take responsibility in a variety of fields. It is for enterprising students who are looking to become autonomous or corporate entrepreneurs themselves. In today’s competitive world, a business graduate with an entrepreneurial and innovative mindset and thinking is highly sought after. This specialisation will provide key resources needed in various fields to support your idea-driven mind and help realise your visions. 

What makes IU your best choice
100% International
96% Recommendation rate
85,000 Students
Your degree summed up

All the important details about this programme

  • Study model
    Master of Business Administration (MBA)
    90 ECTS
    Study format: Online or On Campus
  • Duration of study
    18 months
    Part time models available
  • Study Fees
    Online: From 555 111 euros per month
    On Campus: From 888 669 euros per month
  • Accreditation
    90 ECTS - English - Online
    Online study programmes are accredited in line with German and European standards
  • Admission
    Completed Undergraduate Degree
    Scholarship Programme Option
    One Year of Work Experience
    English Skills
  • Reduce your study fees
    Many scholarship options available
Sounds good?
Start your studies with IU
Apply now
One Degree, Two Qualifications: Dual Degree Offer with LSBU

IU has partnered with London South Bank University (LSBU) to give you the chance to turn your programme into a dual degree. When you choose this option, you’ll graduate from IU with both a German degree and a British degree: a major advantage for international career prospects! No extra study courses or travelling required.

WHO IS LSBU?

Based in the heart of London, LSBU caters to 18,000 students and has won several awards. Just like IU, the UK-based university is international, with students from over 130 countries and is highly committed to providing the best career opportunities.

SIGN UP NOW FOR JUST €750 - HOW TO APPLY

Talk to our team: We are happy to advise you on how to register your interest for extra UK validation from LSBU. Already a student at IU? Apply via myCampus, our online learning environment.

LEARN MORE
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. 

Learn More
Specialisation Start Date

You can start your online MBA programme right away with the first 9 compulsory modules. Meanwhile, this specialisation will be made available to you from 16.04.2022 onward. For on-campus, the official start date is 01.04.2022 (English, 90 ECTS).

This course is ending soon on our Bad Honnef campus, the final intake is July 2022. It will then only be available on our Berlin campus and online.

Degree Overview

Get the skills you need to help your ideas take shape as a successful business with modules such as entrepreneurial ecosystems and innovation and design lab. You will also be given all the necessary tools to run your business successfully once it takes off with leadership, corporate finance and managerial economics to name a few.

1. Semester
2. Semester
3. Semester
Download Module Handbook
Course Schedule
Start A Life in Germany - Study on Campus with IU

Studying a flexible degree with a blend of in-person and online lectures on our Berlin campus can set you up for a successful professional and personal life in Europe, here’s what you gain:  

  • Practical, group-based learning 
  • Close contact with lecturer 
  • In-person career fairs and talks 
  • Work part-time and study 
  • Join clubs and student societies 
  • Apply for a post-work study visa


Sounds good?
Start your studies with IU
Apply now

Student Recruitment Team

Do you need help with your decision? Your personal student advisor is there for you!

Progress in your Career with an MBA specialising in Innovation & Entrepreneurship

This specialisation prepares our graduates to use creativity and entrepreneurial skills at a well-established company. Additionally, you will be able to lead various kinds of projects from their early stages right up to their completion. As a graduate, you will also have the ability to build businesses up from scratch, elevate your user base, conduct experiments or work as growth hackers. IU's MBA Innovation and Entrepreneurship can lead to jobs such as CEO, Business Owner, Business Intelligence Analyst, and Project Manager amongst many others.

Consultant

As a Consultant, you are an expert at analysing the situation, assessing the needs and targets of your client, and offering confident advice. You will service companies in various industries, collaborating with them to develop a strategy and follow a plan for growth, guiding them on how to introduce change, position themselves in the market, improve their management, or make decisions surrounding the investment. As a consultant, your responsibilities include helping innovators take the initiative and put their ideas into action through methods like service design, lean start-up, and design thinking. If you are employed in a consultancy, you keep the goals of your employer in mind but ensure that your client makes decisions that get them the answers they need.

Business Owner

Be your own boss. Start with your ideas and build them from the ground up in the way that works for you. As a business owner, you will be able to make the final call on the business plans and products, delegate to other employees based on their strengths, and be the face of your own company as it reaches success.

STUDY MODELS AND FEES

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 to your schedule.  

Full time

Duration 18 months

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

€888 €178 / month Apply now

Part time

Duration 24 months

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

€750 €150 / month Apply now

Extended

Duration 36 months

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

€555 €111 / 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
  • The study programme provided me with so many useful academic and professional skills and knowledge.

    Mai Duc, B.A. International Marketing Management

Admission requirements

You can start your desired study programme at IU International University of Applied Sciences if you meet the requirements.
MBA Admission Requirements
Scholarship Programme: Help Getting Started
Work Experience
English Skills
Why IU is a great choice
  • The Best of Both Worlds

    Choose where you want to spend which semester and switch between online and campus studies. Our new approach sets us apart from our competitors and gives you freedom to experience online studies and campus life. All you need to do is let us know in advance.  

  • 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 courses provide you with key theoretical knowledge and focus, above all, on practice-oriented studies designed to best prepare you for your future career. Our wide range of subject specialisations gives you maximum choice and allows you to immerse yourself in areas that match your interests.

Sounds good?
Start your studies with IU
Apply now

Award winning education

QS International
AACSB International
FIBAA akkreditiert
CHE Ranking
EU International
EQAR Ranking