This MSc in TechInnovation course is a one-year full-time entrepreneurship development programme that aims to fill the gap in terms of entrepreneurship/intrapreneurship/innovation skills identified by small and large companies focused on exploring the commercial potential of solutions to identified industry needs across a wide range of domains. The aim of this course is to teach people how to identify commercial needs, respond to the need in the form of a high level solution, test the viability of that solution, develop a commercial response and create a company or a new business unit within an existing company, with a particular focus on innovationdriven enterprises that can scale.
3 GOOD REASONS TO STUDY THIS COURSE
1. This programme encourages multidisciplinary team engagement and recognises the importance of experience diversity within effective, functioning teams.
Participants will learn to work collaboratively with team members that are not from the same discipline to achieve multiple perspectives in the pursuit of a common goal.
2. At the core of the programme is the successful MIT Disciplined Entrepreneurship Model. This allows participants to learn the skill of innovation for replication either as an entrepreneur or as important member of an innovation driven enterpri.
3. Responding to a realworld problem as part of an innovation project, teams will developing pitches for angel and venture capital funding to allow commercialisation (postprogramme).