The programme covers a variety of topics which enable a deep and comprehensive understanding of how international firms as well as global economy function but also how you can contribute to the development and add value. During the programme you will meet students from different parts of the world, which means that you get to know and understand other cultures.
You will develop your leadership and teamwork abilities in multi-cultural contexts through group work on real-world cases. All our teachers are active researches whose research and publications are connected to different aspects of business world.
If you take advantage of the opportunities for studies abroad and international internship you will gain experience of studying as well as working in an international environment.
You need to complete 240 credit hours to successfully obtain this degree. Please check detail of study units at https://www.umu.se/en/education/master/international-business-programme/
From your fifth semester you choose your specialization. Within business administration you are able to choose accounting, marketing, finance, management or business development.
Within economics, you study macroeconomics, microeconomics, mathematics for economists and econometrics before you specialize in microeconomic analysis or financial economics.