Leeds University Business School

MSc Enterprise


Delivered and supported by leading academics and a team of successful entrepreneurs. This practical programme develops your understanding of enterprise on a global scale, equipping you with the skills and knowledge to develop and manage your own business, and effectively exploit business opportunities. Through our unique Enterprise Project you experience the challenges of developing an enterprise first-hand.


This unique course develops your enterprise skills, providing insights into creating economic and social value through entrepreneurial activity. You identify new products, processes and markets to innovatively exploit opportunities. Key modules focus on creating, developing and managing ventures including social and family organisations.

Delivered by internationally recognised academics and supported by highly skilled entrepreneurs, it uses a sound theoretical and research-led approach to develop your knowledge and understanding of enterprise and entrepreneurship.

Action-based teaching techniques stimulate and enhance your skills, allowing you to experience the real-world challenges of enterprise, locally and globally. Apply your skills and critical understanding through our Enterprise Project – as part of a multidisciplinary team, you take a strategic developmental role within an organisation. Gain the knowledge and confidence you need to have an economic and social impact.


Our MSc Enterprise is ideal if you want to start your own business or social enterprise, develop an existing family firm or have a career in corporate venturing. Graduates from the programme succeed in a range of competitive environments, drawing on key transferable skills to exploit global opportunities.

Teaching ModeFull Time
Academic RequirementsNo academic background in business or economics required
Tuition Fees

UK/EU £9,500 International £16,250 (2013 fees)

There are numerous scholarships available for UK, EU and International students. Further details can be found on our website.

Length12 months
Application Procedure

You should have a good first degree (2:1 or higher) and an interest in the subject but prior experience or qualification in this area are not required.