Excerpt from course description

Internship for MSc in Entrepreneurship and Innovation


The internship is an opportunity to work full-time at a large corporation, a scale-up or a start-up during the studies. As a participant in the internship program, you have been selected to work at a specific company based on both what the company is seeking and your choice of path. The internship will give you valuable insights in real-world challenges in topics within your chosen track, and should help you in applying your academic learning towards meeting entrepreneurial innovation challenges and opportunities.

Course content

Students will work in a selected company and the tasks are assigned by each company. The project should be focused on entrepreneurship and/or innovation related targets either in the context of a young/small venture that is scaling up, or in a corporate context that is focused on entrepreneurship/innovation.  By the end of the internship the student will write a paper related to the internship. Each student is entitled to a maximum of three hour’s supervision.

As part of this course, it is compulsory to participate in an employability course. 

The internship may be paid or unpaid.  


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