Degree structure and studies

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

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

Core studies (48 ECTS credits) include courses on strategic management, technology and innovation management, sustainability, corporate responsibility and business ethics.

Specialisation studies (42 ECTS credits) include courses on sustainable business, strategic management and innovation.

Minor studies (24 ECTS credits) include courses on either sustainability, international marketing or business and technology in Russia.

Language studies, 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. It is completed during the fourth semester of the degree programme.

You can find the most recent information about available courses, teaching schedules and degree structures from the LUT study guide.

Double degree studies

The MSIS programme also offers students a possibility for double degree studies.

The MSIS double degree partner universities are:

Students admitted to complete the Master's degree in the MSIS programme at LUT or in the above-mentioned partner universities are eligible to apply for the double degree programme.

Students admitted to the double degree programme receive a degree certificate from two universities after they have fulfilled the degree requirements of both universities.

More information about the double degree application process for LUT degree students

Students from above-mentioned partner universities should contact own university for more information about the double degree application process.

Strategy, Innovation and Sustainability

Master of Science in Economics and Business Administration

120 ECTS credits

2 years


Academic unit
LUT School of Business and Management

Rolling admission
November 2017 -  May 2018


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