Career

As a graduate in bioentrepreneurship you will not only learn the skills valuable for starting up your own company. You will also be able to handle a broad range of tasks in life-science companies that develop and launch new products and services. Bioentrepreneurs are the link between life-science and business.

Typical fields of work

With a master’s degree in bioentrepreneurship you can manage the following tasks in Denmark as well as abroad:

  • Market analysis and planning
  • Valuation and finance
  • Innovation and IPR
  • Management of biotech companies regarding its finances, organization and governance
  • Development of large sales and collaboration projects (business development)

Career opportunities

Job functions:

  • Entrepreneur
  • Strategy Manager
  • R&D Manager
  • IPR Manager
  • Consultant
  • Project Manager

Industry:

  • Biotech
  • Industrial Biotech
  • Pharma
  • Life Science
  • Health
  • Food Processing

Academic profile

In the academic profile you can find more information about the various competences you achieve on the programme: Competence profile for BBIP

Pursue a PhD

Once you have an MSc in Engineering, you might get the opportunity to continue your studies and apply for admission to the three-year PhD, which at DTU, Copenhagen Business School and the University of Copenhagen is a research-based programme ranking among the best in the world. You can do either a regular PhD or an industrial PhD, the latter with concurrent employment in a company.

As a PhD student, you will be part of a research group and will carry out an independent scientific project.

Read more about DTU's PhD programmes.