Do you have big ideas and a creative streak? Are you interested in launching a startup or advising others how to do so? Or perhaps you’re keen to bring new ways of thinking to existing enterprises? If so then the Master of Entrepreneurship and Innovation (MEI) is for you!

Like your innovative ideas, the MEI is a new masters degree aimed at revolutionising the way we approach business. It has been forged with the latest thinking in business and developed with input from leaders in entrepreneurship and successful startups.

Here at the University of Tasmania we know you can’t learn entrepreneurship and innovation from theory alone – we take a contemporary approach to workplace learning and you will find work integrated learning integrated across your units in a range of ways, from an optional study tour to California, live case studies to simulations, workshops with industry experts to opportunities to work with new ventures – or even develop a new start-up of your own.

As part of your hands-on experience, you will work closely with start-up entrepreneurs at Enterprize Tasmania, a network of innovation hubs based in Hobart and Launceston, established to support Tasmanian entrepreneurs turn their ideas into successful scalable businesses.

Through this innovative and supportive course, ou will gain the creative, intellectual, and motivational skills necessary to create and identify new opportunities and to start your own business, or initiate new ventures within existing companies. Classes are kept small so you will be able to tap into the knowledge of our expert lecturers and teams of experienced entrepreneurs and be supported while you develop your start-up project  and networks.

Prior experience in start-ups or in business studies is not required – just the passion for innovation, and an undergraduate degree or relevant graduate certificate.*

The first intake is Semester 2 (mid-July), 2017. From 2018 onwards, all intakes are Semester 1 (February).

So what are you waiting for? Kick start your business now! Find out more about the Master of Entrepreneurship and Innovation and apply now.

 

*For more details about entry requirements, please visit the MEI course entry on our courses website.