Master of Entrepreneurship and Innovation 

Applications close 30 June for domestic students

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Top reasons to study a Master of Entrepreneurship and Innovation at UQ


Develop practical, in-demand skills

Develop practical, in-demand skills

Gain hands-on experience applying the latest innovative thinking, learn to test new ideas, hone your creative problem-solving skills, and drive business growth in any organisation or industry.

Globally recognised + connected expertise

Globally recognised & connected expertise

UQ is ranked one of the world's top 50 universities by QS World University Rankings and is listed as #1 in innovation and entrepreneurship by The Australian Research Magazine 2024.

World-changing content, inspiring teachers

World-changing content, inspiring teachers

Be inspired by leading innovation experts who will challenge you to address emerging global challenges.

A safe pace to test ideas, get support and grow your network

A safe place to test ideas, get support and grow your network

Access a global network of passionate mentors, innovation hubs and accelerator programs including via UQ Ventures.

Program specialisations

The Master of Entrepreneurship and Innovation will take you 1.5 years to complete (or part time equivalent) and will support you to develop original thinking skills. You can choose to create a bespoke program or specialise in one fo these five fields of study:

Customise your program 

You can choose courses from across the different specialisations to create a program tailored to your specific goals, needs and interests.


Unlock the secrets of life at the molecular level and harness them to create ground-breaking products and solutions.

Design and Information Technology

Learn how to leverage cutting-edge technology to create innovative products and services for the digital economy.  

Food Entrepreneurship

Turn your passion for food into a career by learning about innovative strategies and practices that reshape the global food industry. 

Social and Community Entrepreneurship

Drive social change through innovative ventures that make a positive impact on society.

Sustainable Energy

Step into the future of energy, learning how to harness the power of nature and technology to fuel the world responsibly.

What do our students say?

"The Master of Entrepreneurship and Innovation is a great mix between theory and practices. In a world like the one where we live, theory isn´t enough, so having the chance to apply what I was learning while studying in different ways (personal projects, work and class assignments) was unique." - Andres Abogabir


Looking for more inspiration

Discover stories and teaser topics from Master of Entrepreneurship and Innovation lecturers and students.

  • It’s a common question for people considering postgraduate business study: Should I get a master’s degree in the same field as my undergraduate program? Or should I choose a master’s program in a completely new area? The answer likely depends on your career goals, but let’s dive into this question further.
  • Change creates demand for new products and services as well as opportunities to use resources in new ways. Understanding how different changes will affect your business and what to do about it is crucial to not only surviving but benefiting from that change.
  • Learn how big businesses such as Canstar and new ventures innovate, fast, by using design sprints. Whether you want to validate new ideas, improve processes or increase profitability, design sprints will help you solve complex challenges rapidly without significant investment.


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