MSC INNOVATION, CREATION AND ENTREPRENEURSHIP

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The Master of Science Innovation, Creation & Entrepreneurship was founded from a partnership between Groupe ESC Troyes (School of Management) and EPF Graduate School of Engineering together with the Science Park Technopole de l’Aube en Champagne and its 60+ Start ups. Accredited by the “Conférence des Grandes Ecoles”, this joint programme is open to students with a management, engineering or design background.

 

A JOINT PROGRAMME COMBINING ENGINEERING, DESIGN AND MANAGEMENT

This 13/14-month-programme starts with 8 months/two semesters of classes followed by a 5/6-month-internship or personal Business Project Creation.

100% of courses are taught in English.

Does it work?

The Master of Science Innovation, Creation & Entrepreneurship is made for tomorrow's managers willing to work in several fields of expertise in a cross cultural environment.

 

ENTREPRENEURIAL CULTURE & BUSINESS GAME

Part of the programme aims at providing students with a solid entrepreneurial culture through meetings with Business owners, networking sessions, lectures, workshops and European Commission lobbies. In the course of their 8 months of studies, they will be faced with several sessions of intensive 3-daychallenges given by startups.


By the end of the second semester, in order to assess their overall skills, students take part in a Business Game. For a whole week, they are asked to manage and implement an innovative project within challenging scenarios.

 

 

AIMS OF THE PROGRAMME 

Reveal entrepreneurial skills, and form managers capable of : 

  • managing innovative projects,
  • initiating a process of value creation,
  • driving the growth of a company.

 

ORGANISATION OF STUDIES

SEMESTERS 1 & 2

The first 2 semesters are dedicated to go deeper in the knowledge of Management with entrepreneurship and innovation-oriented courses.

Examples of courses :

> Economic Intelligence, Monitoring and Research Expert Information
> Standards and Quality
> System Engineering, Conception and Numerical Modeling
> Creating an Innovative Organization
> Management by Processess
> Entrepreneurial Team Formation
> Rethinking and Designing New Business Model
> Business Plan Achievement
> Entrepreneurial Finance
> Design Thinking

 

FINAL PROJECT (5 months at least)

The final project is oriented towards innovative entrepreneurship. This project may be fulfilled in a company or dedicated to the creation of a company (start-up): incubation at Technopole de l’Aube en Champagne (Science Park)

Scheme of studies

 

 

EXAMPLES OF JOBS

• Innovative Project Leaders

• Entrepreneurship and Innovation Consultant

• Change / Strategic Management Consultant

• Head of R&D and Innovation Director

• Entrepreneur

 

ADMISSION

Applicants may have attended education programmes in the fields of engineering, management or design.

  • International students must have a Bachelor degree.
  • French students must have capitalized at least 240 ECTS credits (equivalent to 4 years’ higher education) in the course of their previous studies.

 

Selection is based on the application. The quality of the academic background must come together with a solid personal project and significant professional experience. An Admission Board considers the applications and may decide that an additional procedure is required to examine certain points before reaching a decision. In that last case, an interview in English is arranged to examine the points in the application and then return a favorable or unfavorable decision.

 

Application form avaialble online :

  • for engineer profiles: admission form - apply before July 17th (online payment).
  • for designer or manager profiles : apply before March 25th.
  • Application fees:
  • EU students: 50€ (free for French students with a scolarship)
  • Non EU students: 80€

Tuitions fees for this MSc: 8 900€ (European applicants) - 10 200€ (Overseas applicants)