Entrepreneurship Degree

Entrepreneurship is the development of a start-up company or business which has created an innovative product or service. The aim of an entrepreneur is to create a product or service and turn it into a profitable business.

Highlighted courses and degrees in entrepreneurship

Students can study entrepreneurship at undergraduate level through a BA (HONS) or BA (SC) degree type. Some institutions also offer business management courses that offer entrepreneurship as a specialisation. Undergraduate entrepreneurship courses can take between 3 and 4 years to complete depending on the institution and course structure. If you are looking to study a postgraduate degree in entrepreneurship you can choose between an MA in Entrepreneurship and an MBA specialising in entrepreneurship. A postgraduate degree can take between 1 and 2 years of full time study to complete, with some institutions requiring a work placement in the industry as part of the course. Most entrepreneurship degree programs cover the fundamental skills needed to plan, fund and launch a business. The modules covered include accounting and venture capital, market analysing and assessment, and business plan development and creation.
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Entry Requirements for Degrees in Entrepreneurship


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Career Options

It is very common for entrepreneurship graduates to apply their degree knowledge directly to setting up their own business when they leave university. However, if you do not wish to start your own business, there is a wide range of careers open to you. Graduates can enter roles such as sales, business consultant, teacher, management analyst, recruitment manager and research and development coordinator.

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