MBA in Innovation: Specializations

Future-proof your career and transform industries from the inside with an innovation specialization.

Available innovation specializations

You’ll need to take three elective courses within one specialization area to graduate with a specialization in that field.

Future Thinking & Emerging Technology
Digital Transformation

Innovation Specialization 1


In a world characterized by volatility, uncertainty, complexity, and ambiguity, leaders require robust innovation skills. This specialization is particularly valuable if you’re interested in entrepreneurial innovations or becoming a strategic and transformative leader in your industry. You’ll explore future thinking and learn to unlock potential business values. Leverage new technologies and learn to lead through social and digital transformations to create innovative impact.

Specialization skills include:


Business Value

Technology Management

Future Thinking

Strategic Thinking

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Sample specialization courses include:

  • Data Driven Innovation
  • Disruptive Business Models
  • Augmented & Virtual Reality
  • Management in the Age of AI
  • Leading Digital Transformations
  • Social Innovation
  • Big Think: AI and the Future of Business
  • Business in Web3

Innovation Specialization 2

Future Thinking & Emerging Technology

Learn to master the craft of charting and navigating through an increasingly chaotic VUCA global economy. Understand the market environments while empathizing with and solving evolving customer and partner needs based on emerging technology. You’ll identify emerging opportunity horizons across alternative market futures for their employers or customers. Learn to communicate the criticality and value of these technological techniques and their outcomes to executive and stakeholder audiences.

Prospective career paths: Tech Analyst, Tech Developer, Tech Manager, Innovation Manager

Sample specialization courses:

  • Big Think: AI & The Future of Business

  • Systems Thinking & Future Literacy

  • Scenario Planning & Future of Technology

Innovation Specialization 3

Digital Transformation

We are in the middle of a digital revolution. Prepare for how to build impact using digital transformations. To thrive in an environment, which is increasingly hypercompetitive, managers and business leaders need to be on top of the latest and greatest in digital technologies theory and practice. Business leaders need to first understand and then unlock the potential that technology can bring to their business. This specialization will help you be well-equipped to lead digital transformations in their organizations.

Prospective career paths: Business Development, Data Analyst

Sample specialization courses:

  • Leading Digital Transformations

  • Business in Web3

  • Data-Driven Innovation

  • Not all specializations or elective courses will be available at every campus

  • Specializations or elective courses are subject to change

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Scholarship Deadline - Round 5

May 31, 2024

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