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MSc in Innovations and Entrepreneurship

MSc in Innovations and Entrepreneurship is the only unique Master’s level program in Ukraine for individuals who are starting their own businesses and making strategic decisions. This program provides systematic knowledge and skills for managing and improving their own business in any field.


Autumn 2024


22 months

450 000 UAH

This program is designed for entrepreneurs who focus on finding winning business models, structuring their own companies, improving and building the process of creating innovations in various fields.

The program is designed for:

  • Owners of small and medium-sized businesses
  • Entrepreneurs in search of a unique business model
  • Startup team leaders
  • People who are responsible not only for themselves but also for their teams

We invite entrepreneurs who have experience in creating and managing teams, communicating with clients, and finding solutions in conditions of constant change. During the learning process, participants work on improving their existing business or creating a new project within their company that can take it to a new qualitative level.

Upon completion of the program, participants will be able to:

  • Develop their own business;
  • Analyze and structure problems in their business, make effective management decisions by applying innovation;
  • Determine the values, vision, mission, goals, and criteria by which the business plans further development directions;
  • Conduct negotiations more effectively with counterparties, partners, and the team;
  • Develop and implement a marketing strategy, generate new ideas, and demonstrate creativity;
  • Develop and manage projects, show initiative and entrepreneurship, and make efficient use of resources;
  • Act based on ethical considerations, motivate the team, and move towards a common goal;
  • Create and organize effective communication in the management process, develop leadership qualities, and develop members of their team.

Admission 2024 to the Master’s degree program

We are pleased to invite you to study at the Master’s programs of the UCU Business School! Admission 2024 is open!

What should you do if you are interested in one of the Master’s programs of the UCU Business School?

  •         Register (submit an application) on our website on the page of the program you are interested in.
  •         After leaving the application, we will offer you an introductory meeting with the program manager (offline or online) in order to better understand your needs and choose the studies that will be most effective for you.
  •         Next, you will be the first to receive all the necessary information about the conditions for admission in 2024.

Choose quality business education in Ukraine!

About admission 2024

Program Structure
    • 10 modules in the main part of the program
    • 5 elective courses
    • Domestic module in Ukraine (included in the main part of the program)
    • Development and defense of a diploma project

Educational modules of the program:

  1. Leadership and team building
  2. Design thinking
  3. Market analysis and analytics for decision-making
  4. Marketing and external communications
  5. Strategic planning and business modeling
  6. Economics and finance
  7. Teamwork experts
  8. Ethics and law in business
  9. Effective project presentation

Additionally, there are 5 free choice disciplines.
*Part of the courses are taught in English.

Teaching is based on interactive teaching methods and includes “live” cases, master classes and speeches by invited guests, communication with leading top managers, situational exercises based on examples of Ukrainian companies, and other innovative methods. Along with modern teaching methods and a significant practical component, project-based learning is widely used, aimed at the effective solution of existing tasks of a specific enterprise represented by the participant.

Requirements for admission to the Master’s program in Management include proficiency in English at the level required by the Ministry of Education and Science of Ukraine.

Applicants must hold a Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in any field (foreign diplomas must be recognized) and have at least two years of experience in leading a team, business, or enterprise.

Case study method of learning

The instructors use the case study method in teaching, including cases from the most well-known companies in the world and international teaching materials from the best business schools in the world.

The best combination of practice and theory

The program is constantly improving and provides access to leading business, entrepreneurship, and innovation practitioners and educators.

Applied project-based learning

Training takes place on real-life cases and challenges of Ukrainian companies, where participants have the opportunity to apply theory into practice. Participants can develop their own business project, work on prototypes of new products, and test them for viability.

Opportunity for international education

Program participants have the opportunity for additional academic international mobility. Different formats are available for studying abroad, both online and offline.

LvBS Ecosystem

Business meetings, networking, and introductions help participants develop their own business and build communities.

Opportunity to find investments

Participants have the chance to receive funding for their own startup project from Angel One, a venture fund created by the UCU Foundation.

Director of the program
Oleksandr Akymenko
Innovation implementation and design thinking consultant for business.
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Academic Manager
Nadiya Mishchur
Academic manager of the MSc in Entrepreneurship and Innovations
+380 98 658 3597
Academic Board
Nadiya Mishchur
Academic manager of the MSc in Entrepreneurship and Innovations
+380 98 658 3597