Master in Entrepreneurship and Innovation


  • Format

    2 Terms + Capstone Project

  • Languages


  • Location

    Paris – London

  • Fees

    €8,450 + £9,058*

  • Intake


  • Credits

    90 ECTS



The Master in Entrepreneurship and Innovation cultivates a deep understanding and reflection on the significance of an entrepreneurial mindset for individuals and organizations.

It fosters critical thinking abilities to assess the factors influencing the success of new venture creation and the innovation journey. Moreover, the program equips students with the necessary tools to evaluate the viability of new business ideas.

Through action-based learning, students gain insights into the intricate nature of entrepreneurship and innovation. They analyze challenges, seeking effective solutions. The program provides hands-on experience in the unique decision-making process of entrepreneurship, while also developing advanced networking and teamwork skills to thrive in a dynamic business landscape.

In partnership with:


Master in Entrepreneurship and Innovation

Dr. Tiago RATINHO – IÉSEG & Prof. Gerhard SCHNYDER – Loughbourough University London

Academic Directors

“A unique double degree program immersed in an enriching multicultural educational experience, allowing students to develop the critical skills to drive change in existing companies or to develop their own startup.”

Specialized Masters – Presentation

Key Program Advantages

  • The program covers a range of topics, such as Technology Entrepreneurship, Business Modelling, Design Thinking and Innovation Management.
  • Experiential learning through exercise, in-class activities, and a real-world entrepreneurial projects.
  • Close collaboration with both schools’ incubators.

Master Degree

Upon successful completion of the program (90 ECTS), students get the State-recognized ‘Grade de Master’ for this Postgraduate program (“DESMI – Diplôme d’Études Spécialisées en Management International”), with the specialization “Entrepreneurship & Innovation”.

The degree is delivered by the French Ministry of Higher Education and Research, and registered with the French RNCP (the National Registry of Professional Certification) under the number RNCP37390.

Career Opportunities

The program’s multi-sector and multidisciplinary approach prepares our students for a wide range of careers:

  • Business Consultant for startups, spinoffs, innovative businesses, and emerging technologies
  • Business Developer
  • Entrepreneur
  • Entrepreneurship Professional Support (e.g. Incubator Manager, professional Investor)
  • Innovation Manager
  • Research and Development Manager

Class Profile

Our program attracts a wide range of people with diverse perspectives, reflecting cultures, opinions and talents from different regions of the world. This year, we welcome another diverse group of students:

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Zoom on… The double degree program

Students completing the first semester of the Master in Entrepreneurship and Innovation at IÉSEG – Paris campus (30 ECTS; 60 UKC) will continue into the second semester at Loughborough University London.

They will thus take four modules that make up part of the Master in Entrepreneurship and Innovation delivered by the Institute for Innovation and Entrepreneurship (IIE) and the Institute for International Management (IIM) (30 ECTS; 60 UKC).
Students shall complete their program with either a capstone project (4-6 month internship or work experience), a desk-based research, or an entrepreneurial project under IÉSEG-Loughborough joint supervision (30 ECTS; 60 UKC).
Following the reciprocal recognition of the respective semester of courses (1st and 2nd) and the approval of the joint supervision of the third semester project, students shall receive the appropriate Master in Entrepreneurship and Innovation degree from Loughborough University and the equivalent from IÉSEG.

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General contact

Corinne M'LANAO

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