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Master's Degree in Entrepreneurship and Innovation - 3rd edition

This master's degree is intended for students from any academic specialisation who wish to acquire a thorough knowledge of the essential techniques used in economics, accounting, finance, organisation and market research for the creating an innovative company.

The programme is highly cross-disciplinary and has a dual objective: from the professional viewpoint, it encourages students to learn the techniques of project management and strategic planning in innovative contexts; from the personal viewpoint, it encourages teamwork and ethical leadership in future entrepreneurs who are committed to change and innovation.

In the current economic and social situation, fostering innovative entrepreneurship is a key strategy for moving towards a more sustainable economic model focused on human capital. This master's degree is a timely offering because it focuses on the strategic function of innovative entrepreneurs.

Career opportunities

  • Entrepreneurship of business projects with a capacity to grow
  • Management of business incubators
  • Management of innovation projects
  • Business start-up consultancy
  • R&D consultancy
  • Management of innovative companies
  • R&D department management
  • Public agencies, technology centres and business incubators
  • Economic promotion of the public administration
Master's Degree in Entrepreneurship and Innovation
Duration 60 ECTS credits- 1 year
Track Professional
Modality Face-to-face
Timetable Classes are held in the afternoon/evening from Monday to Friday.
Mobility Mobility is voluntary. The Faculty has master's degree mobility agreements with several universities:
  • Justus-Liebig-Universität Giessen (Alemanya)
  • Universität Potsdam (Alemanya)
  • Universidad Nacional del Sur (Argentina )
  • Cornell University (Estats Units)
  • Université de Montpellier I (França)
  • Università degli Studi di Modena E Reggio Emilia (Itàlia)
  • Università degli Studi di Napoli Federico II (Itàlia)
  • Instituto Tecnológico de Estudios Superiores de Monterrey (Mèxic)
  • University of Stirling (Regne Unit)
Work placement Work placement in a company or institution is optional and equivalent to 6 ECTS credits (150 hours).
The Faculty has educational cooperation agreements for the work placement with 97 local organisations from all sectors of economic activity.
Language of instruction Spanish (100%) and occasionally English
Places available 30
Collaborating Institutions

URV’s Chair for the Promotion of Entrepreneurship and Business Creation

Chair for the Promotion of Business Innovation

Tarragona Provincial Council


Faculty of Business and Economics

Course dates Classes are held from October to June. Assessment is completed in July.
Master's degree thesis The master's degree thesis has a sole call. Students can ask for a date change according to the assumptions and proceedings described on the master academic rules.
Master’s degree website Master’s degree in Entrepreneurship and Innovation
Academic coordinator Dr. Laia Pié Dols
Coordinator’s email address master.empreninnova(ELIMINAR)@urv.cat
Administration contact details Secretary's Office of the Faculty of Business and Economics
977 759 803
Social networks https://www.facebook.com/EconomiaEmpresaURV
Specific grants for this master's degree Collaboration grants for learning teaching and research of the Department of Business Management and the Economics Department of the URV


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