MSc Innovation Management & Strategy

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MSc Innovation Management & Strategy

Understand and Analyse Management and Strategy in the Innovation Era

Technology, big data, change and innovation, business evolutions and the opening of international markets drive company management & strategy. Managers need to develop strategic responses, align their organisations and become pro-active in innovation activities. The MSc in Innovation Management & Strategy teaches you to support companies in the transformation of their organisation.

Master of Science with a major in Innovation Management & Strategy • 1 year, full-time, 450h of class, projects and visits, 60 ECTS credits • Leonard de Vinci School of Management (EMLV) • Paris La Défense Campus • Application deadline: July 2019 • Programme start: October 2019

msc innovation management strategy - MSc Innovation Management & StrategyFor more information contact

Zoë Jofeh
International Programmes Manager
Pôle Universitaire Léonard de Vinci
Tel : +33 (0)1 41 16 70 93

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General objective

The MSc in Innovation Management & Strategy is organised to provide you with the multiple skills required to manage innovation within businesses.

This programme is designed for students wishing to participate in the management of organisations and to have control over innovation challenges.

This programme will enable you to identify the most appropriate strategies and organisational models to be implemented to cope with business challenges. It is linked directly to the evolution of innovation ecosystems

Learning outcomes

Students will be able to make decisions in complex and innovative environments. They will know how to:

  • Identify the relevant strategies and how to implement a new organisational model in an innovation environment
  • Understand how to turn a company into a more agile organisation
  • Understand how technologies and innovation are radically changing competitive dynamics across industries
  • Lead the business change management activity for an allocated portfolio
  • Define a plan of action for innovation products across an organisational value chain that enables market share gains in new markets.

In Paris, the Heart of French Tech

You will also study the French Tech companies to enable you to carry out benchmarks resulting in operational solutions. You will be able to implement new models to enable the sale of innovative products.

The MSc trains students to be capable of discerning the most efficient and value creating operating procedures in an innovative environment.

Programme overview

The MSc trains students to be capable of discerning the most efficient and value creating operating procedures in an innovative environment.

After completing this programme, you will be ready to implement organisation and strategic models for innovation development.

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Semester 1


Emerging technologies
Creativity & design thinking
Artificial Intelligence Introduction
Innovation & disruption
Intellectual property


Digital innovation & Business models
Innovation & Entrepreneurship
Blue Ocean Strategy
Strategic Management
Open Innovation & ecosystems
Big Data Strategy
Marketing of Innovation
Digital platform economics
Managing Innovation
Innovation & Environmental Responsibility


Semester 2


Change & innovation management
Venture capital & finance
Business Plan
Statistics & Digital Analytics
Business Intelligence & Analytics
Management & leadership
Mergers & acquisitions
Digital RH & e-Recruitment
Research Methods
Product lifecycle management



Career opportunities

The MSc in Innovation Management & Strategy offers a wide range of opportunities for employment in a multidisciplinary and international environment.

MSc students aspire to leading roles such as:

  • Strategy and innovation Consultant
  • Business Process Manager
  • Business Innovation Project Manager
  • Head of Innovative Product Sales Department
  • Business Development Officer
  • Operational Management Consultant
  • Innovation Project Manager
  • Group innovation officer

How to apply

We offer an excellent work environment with state-of-the-art facilities in the heart of the largest financial district in Europe, Paris-la Défense.

From day one, when the International Relations Department meets you at the airport and helps you settling in Paris, you will get support from administrative and academic staff to make your learning experience in Paris really amazing!

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One year, full-time programme

INTAKE :  October 
TUITION FEES : 9 500 € per year
Number of places : 35

Entry requirements

Applicants must have an International Bachelor Degree (240 ECTS or equivalent).

English test IELTS 6.0 or equivalent requested

Interview (either face-to-face or at distance)

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For more information contact

Zoë Jofeh
International Programmes Manager
Pôle Universitaire Léonard de Vinci
Tel : +33 (0)1 41 16 70 93


International Contacts

Alain Ouvrieu

Director of the International Relations Department

+ 33 1 41 16 72 50
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Alice Eyraud

Incoming Exchange Students / Erasmus+ Coordinator

+33 1 41 16 72 51
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Sandrine Mutaliph

Outgoing Exchange Students Coordinator

+33 1 41 16 72 90
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Li Zheng

Outgoing Exchange Students Coordinator

+33 1 41 16 72 48
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