Global Management of Innovation and Technology

Global Management of Innovation and Technology

Program name: Global Management of Innovation and Technology

Partner University: Lappeenranta University of Technology

Double Degree Awards:

  • SPbPU diploma - MSc in Technology
  • LUT diploma – MSc in Technology

Mode of study: full-time

Course duration:  2 years: 2 semesters at SPbPU + 2 semesters at a partner university

Language(s) of instruction: Russian at SPbPU and English at Lappeenranta University of Technology

Program outline: The program is designed for students who are willing to get managerial positions in industrial and technology-based companies. The two-year program offers a wide variety of perspectives into management of innovations and technology in an international environment that is based on the combination of business, engineering and management.

General modules: Product Development, International Business Methods, Business Relationships and Networks, Management of Innovations in Russia, Strategic Technology and Innovation Management, Strategic Entrepreneurship, Service Innovation and Management, Open Innovation, Software and Application Innovation.

Entry requirements to be enrolled: An appropriate Bachelor´s degree or an equivalent qualification / High English language proficiency.

Extra requirements (for a partner university): Accepted language tests and their minimum scores: Academic TOEFL (80 iBT/550 PBT), Academic IELTS (6.0), PTE Academic (54), CAE or CPE (level A, B or C).

Career opportunities: There is always a need for skillful experts with international outlook and knowledge of management of innovations and new technologies in today’s global business. Our graduates may get a position in multinational enterprises and new innovative companies as export managers, key account managers, managers of logistics, controllers, analysts, business application specialists, operative purchasers, technology innovation managers, etc. The studies will also give graduates a firm basis for doctoral studies in the field of industrial management.