MSc Innovation Management & Strategy

One-Year Full-Time Programme in English

MSc Innovation Management & Strategy

Understand and Analyse Management and Strategy in the Innovation Era.

The MSc in Innovation Management & Strategy teaches you to support companies in the transformation of their organisation.

• Master of Science with a major in Innovation Management & Strategy
• 1 year, full-time, 450h of class, projects and visits, 60 ECTS credits
• Leonard de Vinci School of Management (EMLV)
• Paris La Défense Campus
• Application deadline: July 2019
• Programme start: October 2019

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MSc Innovation Management & Strategy Overview


Technology, big data, change and innovation, business evolutions and the opening of international markets drive company management & strategy. Managers need to develop strategic responses, align their organisations and become pro-active in innovation activities.

This programme is designed for students wishing to participate in the management of organisations and to have control over innovation challenges. The MSc in Innovation Management & Strategy is organised to provide you with the multiple skills required to manage innovation within businesses.

This programme will enable you to identify the most appropriate strategies and organisational models to be implemented to cope with business challenges. It is linked directly to the evolution of innovation ecosystems

Entry requirements

Applicants must have a 4 year International Bachelor Degree (240 ECTS or equivalent). English test IELTS 6.0 or equivalent requested. Interview (either face-to-face or at distance).

Admission Procedures:

  • Application Submission in the online portal :
  • Interview (either face-to-face or via Skype)
  • Final decision from the recruitment committee within 24 hours
  • Students will receive an admission letter and will be asked to confirm their acceptance into the programme
  • Registration will be validated with the payment of a 30% deposit of tuition fees
  • Students will receive a letter confirming registration and payment that will be necessary for starting the VISA process
  • Payment of balance is required upon arrival in September

Documents to Provide:

  • CV
  • Cover Letter
  • Copies of all diplomas and transcripts including high school diploma
  • ID photos
  • Copy of passport
  • English Test results (IELTS 6.0 or TOEIC 700)
  • Student VISA

Courses included

Emerging technologies
Creativity & design thinking
Artificial Intelligence Introduction
Innovation & disruption
Intellectual property

Digital innovation & Business models
Innovation & Entrepreneurship
Blue Ocean Strategy
Strategic Management
Open Innovation & ecosystems
Big Data Strategy
Marketing of Innovation
Digital platform economics
Managing Innovation
Innovation & Environmental Responsibility

Change & innovation management
Venture capital & finance
Business Plan
Statistics & Digital Analytics
Business Intelligence & Analytics
Management & leadership
Mergers & acquisitions
Digital RH & e-Recruitment
Research Methods
Product lifecycle management


Career opportunities

The MSc in Innovation Management & Strategy offers a wide range of opportunities for employment in a multidisciplinary and international environment.

MSc students aspire to leading roles such as:

  • Strategy and innovation Consultant
  • Business Process Manager
  • Business Innovation Project Manager
  • Head of Innovative Product Sales Department
  • Business Development Officer
  • Operational Management Consultant
  • Innovation Project Manager
  • Group innovation officer

Duration & Intake

One-year, full-time programme

INTAKE :  October
Number of places : 35

Course structure

450h of class, projects and visits
from october to march

6 months internship or dissertation
from april to september

Personalized support

  • Administrative steps (housing, Campus France, visa, health insurance, immigration office…)
  • Buddy Team service (airport pick-up, practical information, integration events…)
  • One and a half hours French class per week (3 levels: beginner, intermediate, advanced)

Fees and Funding

TUITION FEES : 9500 € per year

Early-Bird Discount

Complete your application before:

  • 31 December: 20% discount
  • 31 March: 10% discount

Early-Bird discount is only valid for the next September or October intake. Students should submit their complete application to qualify for the Early Bird deadline.


In addition to the scholarships already offered by the governments of the countries of origin, or international student aid structures, Leonard de Vinci schools bring into play 6 scholarships worth € 2000 towards international degree-seeking students. More infos on fees and funding

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International Contacts

Alain Ouvrieu

Director of the International Relations Department

+ 33 1 41 16 72 50
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Zoë Jofeh

Degree-seeking students coordinator

+33 1 41 16 70 93
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Alice Eyraud

Incoming Exchange Students / Erasmus+ Coordinator

+33 1 41 16 72 51
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Sandrine Mutaliph

Outgoing Exchange Students Coordinator

+33 1 41 16 72 90
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Li Zheng

Outgoing Exchange Students Coordinator

+33 1 41 16 72 48
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