Degree structure and studies

The Master's Programme in International Business and Entrepreneurship is a two-year programme. It leads to the degree of Master of Science in Economics and Business Administration, M.Sc. (Econ. & Bus. Admin.), which is 120 ECTS credits.

The programme includes core, specialisation, minor and language studies.

Core studies (48 ECTS credits) include courses on starting and leading a growth enterprise, the internationalisation of a firm, and financial management.

Specialisation studies (42 ECTS credits) include courses on topics such as managing and consulting international startups and multinational companies.

Minor studies (24-25 ECTS credits) include courses on digitalisation, business analytics, and international marketing.

Language studies (excl. English), 6 ECTS credits.

The Master's thesis and seminar, 30 ECTS credits, is a part of specialisation studies. The thesis is an advanced research project, which requires approximately six months of full-time work.

International Business and Entrepreneurship

Master of Science in Economics and Business Administration

120 ECTS credits

2 years


Tuition Fees and Scholarships
EUR 10 000 Non-EU/EEA students
Scholarships available

Academic unit
LUT School of Business and Management


Regular Admission
December 2019−January 2020

Rolling Admission
1 October 2019−31 May 2020

Contact information (programme content)
Associate Professor Lasse Torkkeli
tel. +358 403591740

Contact information (application process)
tel. +358 469209173