MBA (Entrepreneurship)

Intakes: October and February

Duration: 1 year full-time

Awarding Body: University of Bolton

UCAS code: 7102


This pathway combines business and management with the principles of innovation and entrepreneurship theory and practice. The programme is designed for entrepreneurs, business managers and students looking to start their own businesses.

The programme aims to develop students’ entrepreneurship skills and build their knowledge of entrepreneurship practices around the world. Students take modules including Innovation Management - which examines strategic innovation management for corporate competitive advantage and Entrepreneurship - and Enterprise Development - which provides an overview of key concepts of entrepreneurship and enterprise. The 60-credit dissertation module will also be based on entrepreneurship.

Entry requirements

Second-class bachelor’s degree.

1 academic and 1 employer reference.

Applicants require a minimum of 2 years post-graduation work experience in a managerial or professional role.

We welcome applications from international students and from those with non-traditional educational or professional qualifications, who shall be considered on their own merits.

International applicants whose first language is not English require an Academic IELTS score of 6.5 with at least 6.0 in each unit.

Learning and assesment

These figures give an indication of how students learn and are assessed across the whole course. The weighting may vary from module to module.




First semester

  • Innovation Management

  • Managing Corporate Finance

  • Research Methods

  • Strategic Marketing


Second semester

  • Business Strategy

  • Entrepreneurship and Enterprise Development

  • Leadership and People Management


Third semester

  • Dissertation


For further information, please contact the Admission Office.