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Postgraduate certificate Innovation and Entrepreneurship in (Business) Engineering

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Postgraduate certificate Innovation and Entrepreneurship in (Business) Engineering

For engineers, work experience and entrepreneurial and professional competences are more important than ever. With the postgraduate certificate "Innovation and Entrepreneurship in (Business) Engineering" you now have the opportunity to gain some unique experience in business or entrepreneurship while working on innovative projects.

The programme comprises 60 credits, with 40 credits for an innovation project and at least 20 credits for a personal training programme.



Why choose this postgraduate programme?

  • You will get a unique introduction to the industry by means of an innovation project.
  • You can put together an individualised training programme geared to your own interests.
  • You will receive intensive one-on-one coaching from working professionals.
  • You will get the chance to actually develop and implement an idea (maybe your own), either on your own or as part of a team.
  • You will develop technical skills as well as innovation and professional competences.
  • You have a clear idea of your future professional career and can immediately move into a higher position.


For whom?

Future engineers

Are you on the verge of graduating or have you already graduated as an engineer? You will be in a better position to make the right career choice and to enter the job market at a higher level after this postgraduate programme. You can take this postgraduate programme after finishing your Master’s degree, but you can also combine both.


Have you already been working for a few years? Then take advantage of this opportunity to specialise in the most innovative technologies, to reorient yourself, to implement a project for your company or even to take the first steps towards your own company whilst being coached.


Practical information

  • Start: September 2018 or February 2019
  • Duration: 1 academic year
  • Tuition fee 2018-2019
    • Belgian & EEA students: € 922,3 (fee of master of 60 ECTS) 
    • Non-EEA students: € 5010 (full programme of 60 ECTS)
  • Registration



More information?


Karine Evers | programme manager

E: karine.evers@uhasselt.be 
T: +32 11 29 21 33

prof. dr. Roos Peeters | academic coordinator

E: roos.peeters@uhasselt.be




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