Innovative Entrepreneurship DD

If you are looking for a challenge to get most of higher business education join our course: “Innovative Entrepreneurship”!

Innovation and entrepreneurship always keep pace together in the context of any competitive environment in today's world. It is always a challenge for companies to invent new groundbreaking products, reshape their internal strategies and create value through different ways of thinking to become highly competitive on a certain market.

Innovative Entrepreneurship
Innovative Entrepreneurship

The Master's program 'Innovative Entrepreneurship' is designed to teach how to overcome these challenges. The program enables graduates to obtain a real opportunity for starting up their business based on the ideas that they have developed during their bachelor's degree studies in engineering and other fields.

Program profile. Major areas of expertise:

  • Entrepreneurship;
  • Manegement and Leadership; 
  • B2B Marketing;
  • Marketing of Innovations;
  • Managing Innovative Projects;
  • Intellectual property management; 
  • Supply Chain Management and International Purchasing.
Innovative Entrepreneurship
Innovative Entrepreneurship

Tuition fee per year:

  • for foreign students: 264 000 Rubles
  • for Russian students: 194 000 Rubles

Admission procedure

You are kindly required to fill in an on-line application. International applicants may find additional information concerning admission at SPbPU web-site.  

The focus of the program is to develop practical management skills relevant for starting up and development of small innovative companies and commercialization of students' ideas. Students' project works areperformed on the basis of the Russian-German Center for Entrepreneurship “Polytech Strascheg”. Students are offered an opportunity to study abroad at similar programs in Germany (Munich, Berlin).

Key Points

  • the course is entirely delivered in English;
  • international startups development;
  • regular participation in seminars, conferences and innovation forums;
  • possibilities to do an internship in the Russian-German Entrepreneurship Center and St. Petersburg Teknopark;
  • joint projects and research activities with teachers' engagement;
  • international contacts for future career in the area of entrepreneurship;
  • tours to leading companies;
  • cross-cultural studies and other extracurricular activities at the University;
  • Scholarships to study abroad in English in one of the European partner universities (a semester or a summer school).
Innovative Entrepreneurship


Module 1 Entrepreneurship
(10 ECTS) 
Entrepreneurship 5 ECTS
Management of Investments 5 ECTS
Module 2 
Management and Leadership
(12 ECTS)
Modern Strategic Analysis 5 ECTS
Personal Skills and Leadership / Intercaltural Management 4.5 ECTS
Foreign Business Language / Russian Language for Foreign Students 2.5 ECTS
Module 3
Business and Entrepreneurship in Russia
(8 ECTS)
Research Methods in Management 3 ECTS
Master's Research Work 5 ECTS
Module 1
Innovation Product Management
(15 ECTS)
Innovation Product Management 5 ECTS
Intellectual Property Management / Consumer Behaviour in Russia 3 ECTS
Marketing of Innovations 5 ECTS
Foreign Business Language / Russian Language for Foreign Students 2 ECTS
Module 2
Internship and Industrial Business Research
(15 ECTS)
Organizational and Managerial Practice 6 ECTS
Innovation Management / Managerial Economics 3 ECTS
Master's Research Work 6 ECTS
3rd and 4th SEMESTERS
Module 1
Managing Innovative Projects
(14.5 ECTS)
Project Management 5 ECTS
Business Planning 4.5 ECTS
Corporote Finance 5 ECTS
Module 2
Marketing and Sales
(15.5 ECTS)
Sales Management /Supply Chain Management and International Purchasing 5 ECTS
B2B Marketing 3 ECTS
Master's Research Work 7.5 ECTS
Interdisciplinary Work and Master Thesis
(30 ECTS)
Final Assessment 9 ECTS
Master's Research Practice 21 ECTS

Program Partners

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Additional Benefits

Staying in the most beautiful city of Russia - Saint-Petersburg - will reward you with unforgettable experience!

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Contact details

Peter the Great St. Petersburg Polytechnic University