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Innovation & Leadership

Is this the course for you?
The highly successful Master of Business in Innovation & Leadership is a proven Masters degree programme that develops the leadership talent of managers to deliver significant business improvement in their participating firms.

This programme has been developed by LYIT in consultation with business support agencies, major industry employers and employer groups.

Entry requirements

Minimum entry requirements
The minimum entry requirements are a Level 8 Honours Degree in any discipline, second class honours (2.2). If you don’t have an honours degree but have relevant experience you may also be eligible to apply via Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL).


2 years part-time.

Careers or further progression

Career opportunities
This programme aims to substantially develop the capability of executive managers as innovating leaders and to develop significant business improvement in participating organisations.

Follow-on courses
• Level 10 studies (Doctoral) at other Institutions and universities at home and abroad.

Further enquiries

Head of Department
Patricia Doherty
074 918 6202

Subjects taught

Semester 1
Managing People & Organisations (M)
Innovation & New Product Development (M)
Leadership (M)
Managing Change (M)
Driving Innovation (M)

Semester 2
Action Research (M)
Corporate Governance (M)
Knowledge Management & Learning (M)
Dissertation (M)

(M) = Mandatory

Enrolment and start dates

Intake every two years - next intake January 2016.

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