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Announcement

Applications for 2017 Postgraduate Programmes Open

May 8, 2017   Postgraduate Office

A.  Master of Science in Innovation

The Malawi University of Science and Technology (MUST) is inviting applications from suitably qualified candidates to pursue a 2 year Master of Science in Innovation programme. This programme will be offered over four semesters, on block release during which period students will periodically come on campus for face-to-face tuition followed by a period of attending to assignments at home. Modules to be covered in first year include:  The Innovator’s Mindset, Innovation Management and Organization, Innovation Ethics, Innovation Law, Project Management, Creative and Innovative Product Design, Innovative Scientific and Technological Industries, Technology Commercialization, Research Project Skills, Markets and New Business and Financing and Modelling Innovation. In second year, students will undertake a research project focusing on product or process innovation and submit a Dissertation.

B.  Master of Science in Entrepreneurship

MUST is inviting applications from suitably qualified candidates to pursue a 2 year Master's in Entrepreneurship programme aimed at equipping students with knowledge, skills, and attitudes needed to survive and thrive in business to propel this country to greater socio-economic heights. This programme will be offered over four semesters block release during which period students will periodically come on campus for face-to-face tuition followed by a period of attending to assignments at home. Modules to be covered in first year include: Entrepreneurship, Economics for Entrepreneurs, Corporate Finance, Corporate Strategy, Project Management, International Trade and Finance, Commercial Law, Technology Commercialization, Research Project Skills, Marketing Management and submit a Business Development Project.  Under the Business Development Project, students will develop a viable and bankable business plan.  In second year students will undertake a research project focusing on entrepreneurship and submit a Dissertation.

See the attached documents for detailed requirements and application forms.