Master - Management of Innovation

Program Objectives of the Master's Degree in Management of Innovation

This Master’s Degree, which was created in partnership with the Mines Paris – PSL, provides training for a new generation of managers and researchers in innovative design models and new ways of thinking in management sciences. It explores the different ways it interfaces with numerous other disciplines such as Engineering, Economics, Sociology, Philosophy, Cognitive Science, History, Law, Art, and Data Science.

Program Objectives:

  • Provide a multidisciplinary learning experience focusing on innovation, within a class comprised of students from a diverse range of academic backgrounds, from Management to Law, Finance, Economics, Political Science, Design, Engineering and Doctorates in Science.
  • Teach students about contemporary theories in the field of design.
  • Develop entrepreneurial and collaborative innovation skills.
  • Prepare students to become leaders in innovation, with an understanding of the context of the global economic, social, environmental and managerial challenges ahead.

Organization of the Master’s Degree

1st year
Management of innovation

After a first year followed by an optional gap year, 1 specialization is possible.

Types of education
Initial Training
Outgoing Level
Duration of studies
4 semesters (excluding the gap year)
ECTS Credits
120 credits
Type of Diploma
National diploma
Academic Year

Primary Opportunities

  • Consultant
  • Data Analyst & Account Manager
  • Research in innovation management (PhD)
  • Innovation Project Manager
  • Head of innovation financing

Dauphine in Their Own Words

John Levesque

Manager of Learning Expedition - WDHB

Arthur ORTS

Vice-president, Portfolio & Investment Solutions - Bloomberg

Pierre Dejean

Project manager - La French Tech

A dedicated team

  • Albert DAVID

    University Professor, Dauphine-PSL

  • Sophie HOOGE

    University Professor at Mines Paris-PSL, Director of the Master's degree in Innovation Management, Director of the 1st year of the Master's degree - Technology and Innovation Management de l'innovation, Responsables de la 1ère année de Master - Management de la technologie et de l’innovation