Business and administrative studies (JACS N000)
|Type||Master courses, full-time|
|Nominal duration||2 years|
Undergraduate diploma (or higher)
The applicant must hold the minimum of a Bachelor’s degree (i.e the equivalent of 180 ECTS credits at an accredited university) with at least 90 ECTS credits in business administration, economics, industrial engineering and management, or equivalent. At least 60 ECTS credits must be in business administration.
The entry qualification documents are accepted in the following languages: English.
Often you can get a suitable transcript from your school. If this is not the case, you will need official translations along with verified copies of the original.
IELTS 6.5 with no component lower than 5.5 or equivalent
A motivation letter must be added to your application.
Strategic Entrepreneurship is a programme that helps you improve your entrepreneurial effectiveness, both in creating and launching new start-ups, and in identifying and developing opportunities within existing organisations.
Entrepreneurial activities play a crucial role in our society and the programme prepares students with the skills that are needed in existing companies as well as developing skills to enable new businesses to emerge and succeed. The education is designed according to state-of-the-art research results but also offers practical projects and start-up experiences.
You have the opportunity to get acquainted with the Swedish business landscape, thereby experiencing the interplay of the local business dimension with the global one through guest lectures by participants in the Swedish business world, projects with Swedish organisations, and opportunities provided to develop your own venture ideas. The mandatory course Introduction to Business Creation has been nominated for the USASBE Global Entrepreneurship Education Award 2011.
The first year of the two-year MSc programme will be taken primarily together with the one-year programme. You can choose to spend you third semester studying abroad at one of JIBS’s partner universities – further adding to the international dimension of your education and knowledge. The programme also prepares students for doctoral research education.
The programme will provide you with specialised master level competencies in business administration with a focus on venture creation and venture management as well as business renewal. There is a wide range of career opportunities awaiting you after graduation, including: business owner-manager/entrepreneur, business developer, project leader, change manager, business developer