|Study location||Finland, Lahti|
|Nominal duration||3 years (210 ECTS)|
|Tuition fee||€8,000 per year|
High school / secondary education (or higher)
At least 2 reference(s) should be provided.
The Bachelor’s Degree Program in International Business introduces you to the world of contemporary business in a modern, international learning environment.
The program combines theory and practice and equips you for a range of roles in international businesses and organizations. You will also gain skills and knowledge to continue your studies further towards a Master’s degree.
You will develop into an international business professional with strong business management skills, communication skills and the ability to manage in multicultural workplace environments. We will also give you the expertise needed to work as an entrepreneur.
The program is divided into common core competence and complementary competence studies. The core competence studies equip you for a range of professional roles. The complementary competence studies allow you to extend your skills and specialize in an area of your interest. The complementary competence studies may consist of studies in your own field, Multidisciplinary studies or other skills supporting professional growth. Your personal tutor will support and assist you throughout your studies.
CORE COMPETENCE 90 ECTS
Common Core Competence 15 ECTS
Professional Core Competence 75 ECTS
COMPLEMENTARY COMPETENCE 75 ECTS
Professional complementary courses and elective studies 75 ECTS
PRACTICAL TRAINING 30 ECTS
THESIS 15 ECTS
The degree program prepares the student for the diverse aspects of business operations including studies of management, marketing, finance and logistics. It prepares the student for the international business world that needs multicultural experts for companies and various foreign trade positions to run operations and implement projects around the world.
International Business students may choose whether they want to deepen their expertise in leadership, international marketing, or supply chain management.
Possible job titles are marketing manager, marketing planner, marketing assistant, sales manager, sales assistant, supply chain manager, logistics coordinator, export assistant, buyer, procurement specialist etc.