Master in Advanced Design Management, Strategy and Entrepreneurship

The Master in Advanced Design Management, Strategy and Entrepreneurship will provide you with all the knowledge, skills and tools to be able to undertake business in highly complex and uncertain environments. You will be able to identify, discover, design and implement relevant answers to changes in an efficient, agile and responsible way.

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The Master in Advanced Design Management, Strategy and Entrepreneurship will provide you with all the knowledge, skills and tools to be able to undertake business in highly complex and uncertain environments. You will be able to identify, discover, design and implement relevant answers to changes in an efficient, agile and responsible way.

Degree

Master’s Degree in Advanced Design Management, Strategy and Entrepreneurship.
Awarded by UVic-UCC.

Direction

Enric Bayó

ECTS Credits

60

Duration

September to June

Price

€12.500
(+€450 registration fee)
Financing and grants

Language

English

Field trip

Expenses not included

Access and admission requirements

Official university degree or equivalent. High level of English in speaking, writing and reading.
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We are living in an era of permanent change. Today, competitiveness means having the ability to adapt or reinvent before becoming obsolete.
 


This new context requires a new type of professional who can combine design and management smartly. People that are prepared to identify opportunities and transform them into desirable, feasible and viable solutions at the right moment. 

The Master in Advanced Design Management, Strategy and Entrepreneurship will provide you with the knowledge, skills and tools to be a problem-solver able to design and implement innovative initiatives and lead change in complex environments. You will able to identify, discover, design and implement relevant answers to changes in an efficient, agile and responsible way. 

What will I get from this master?

You will gain awareness, design solutions and implement strategies while developing an entrepreneurial or intrapreneurial project. The Master in Advanced Design Management, Strategy and Entrepreneurship is based on a "Learning by Doing" methodology.

How is it designed?

During the master, you will develop 3 different team projects that will allow you to consolidate the required knowledge and skills to be an entrepreneur or intraentrepreneur.

Is this a Design Master or a Business Master?

This is a hybrid design and business master. It has been designed to provide you with a design mindset and tools oriented to develop new businesses or to significantly transform existing ones.

What are the field trips?

They consist of two 4-days trips to Berlin and Aarhus, organised together with Kaospilot*. Field trips are mandatory. The aim is to provide you with a widening view of "ways of thinking" and "ways of doing" as well as to promote self-awareness, teamwork and networking. New horizons, new perspectives.

Why should I enrol in this Master?

If you want to be able to undertake innovative initiatives that answer to complex and uncertain contexts, this is your master.

 

Structure of the Master

  • Module 1: Discovery
  • Module 2: Conceptualization 
  • Module 3: Business Model Design
  • Module 4: Validation through experimentation 
  • Module 5: Commercialisation 
  • Module 6: Business Case
  • Train resilient entrepreneurs able to lead responsible change in uncertain, complex and fast-paced environments.
  • Develop critical thinking and problem-solving skills to navigate uncertainty and develop coherent business strategies. 
  • Understand how to apply design management methodologies to new business and social problems with an entrepreneurial approach.
  • Provide the necessary knowledge, skills and tools to transform relevant problems or opportunities into solutions that add value to the clients/users, company and society.
  • Understand how to design, validate and implement desirable, feasible and viable solutions embedded in sustainable business models.
  • Develop team and people management skills to undertake projects with a high level of risk and uncertainty. 
  • Entrepreneurship/intrapreneurship 
  • Design management 
  • Change management 
  • Critical thinking 
  • Strategic capabilities for starting, developing and running new businesses
  • Experiment and validate a hypothesis 
  • Business modelling
  • Financial abilities to make decisions and invest in business initiatives 
  • Teamwork
  • Public speaking and presentations
  • Management of projects with a high level of risk and uncertainty

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