Supply Management (MSM)

The information available at the moment was for the previous application period. 
The updated eligibility requirements plus all the other information for the next application period will be published at the end of September 2019.

Eligibility

Requirements for the Completed Degree

Degrees Completed in Finland

  • Bachelor of Science in Economics or Business Administration
    Kauppatieteiden kandidaatti
    Completed in a University
    Having already completed a degree Kauppatieteiden maisteri at the time of applying or, completing it before starting the LUT Master's studies makes you ineligible to apply.
  • Bachelor of Business Administration
    Tradenomi (AMK)
    Completed in a University of Applied Sciences
  • Master of Business Administration
    Tradenomi (YAMK)
    Completed in a University of Applied Sciences
    • Previous degree completed: Tradenomi (AMK)
      > You are required to apply with the degree Tradenomi (AMK).
    • Previous degree completed: Bachelor's Degree (AMK) in a field other than Business Administration
      > You are required to apply with the previous Bachelor's Degree (AMK).
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      Copy for the Degree Certificate for Tradenomi (YAMK) to be included in the application documents to get exempted from taking the GMAT Test or GRE General Test. 
  • Bachelor of Engineering in Supply Management, Supply Chain Management or Logistics 
    Insinööri (AMK)
    Completed in a University of Applied Sciences
    Having completed a degree Insinööri (YAMK) still makes you eligible to apply, but only when applying with the degree Insinööri (AMK).
  • Bachelor's or Master's Degree in a field other than Business Administration
    Completed in a University
    A minimum of 24 ECTS credits of programme-specific studies required.
  • Bachelor's or Master's Degree in a field other than Business Administration
    Completed in a University of Applied Sciences
    GMAT Test or GRE General Test with minimum required score/s required. Further information at Required Documents > GMAT and GRE General Tests.

     

Degrees Completed Worldwide (excluding Finland)

  • Bachelor of Science in Economics or Business Administration - All countries
    Completed in a University
    Having already completed a Master's Degree in Economics/BA at the time of applying or, completing it before starting the LUT Master's studies makes you ineligible to apply.
  • Bachelor of Business Administration - EU/EEA countries
    Completed in a University of Applied Sciences
    Having completed a Master's Degree in BA still makes you eligible to apply, but only when applying with a Bachelor's Degree.

    Both the above mentioned degrees have to meet with the following criteria:
    • The degree must be equivalent to a similar Finnish Bachelor's Degree regarding to number of academic years and ECTS credits required.
    • The degree must give you eligibility to apply to university level Master's studies in the country where the degree was completed in.
    • A minimum of 80 ECTS credits of studies in Business Administration to be included in the degree.
  • Bachelor's or Master's Degree in a field other than Business Administration - All countries
    Completed in a University
    GMAT Test or GRE General Test with minimum required score/s required. Further information at Required Documents > GMAT and GRE General Tests.

     

NOTE: The Admissions Committee for the programme reserves a right to decide whether the degree and the completed studies provide the applicant with eligibility to apply to the programme.

Requirements for the Degree Awarding University

The university awarding you the degree that you are applying with must be an official and recognized part of the national education system and has to be listed on the World Higher Education Database WHED by International Association of Universities.

Possibility to Apply as Undergraduate

You are eligible to apply as undergraduate and if admitted, you must

  • Complete your degree by July 31, 2019
  • Mail an officially certified copy of your Degree Certificate and Transcript of Records together with the official translations (if applicable), to LUT Admissions Services in a way that they are received by August 5, 2019 at 15:00 (GMT +2)
    • Degrees completed in certain countries require you to follow the country-specific document requirements for authenticating and/or delivering your educational documents.
    • Prepare yourself for a long period of time required for the authentication process before being able to mail us the documents.

Requirements for Proficiency in English

Accepted Language Tests

One of the following language tests in English with at least the minimum score mentioned is required for you to prove your proficiency in English:

NOTE: A Language Certificate issued by your home university or any other institution or organisation is not accepted.

When a Language Test Result is Not Required?

Validity for the Language Test

Your language test result has to be valid at least on the first day of the application period i.e. on December 3, 2018. If not, you are required to take a new language test as you will not be eligible to apply with an expired language test result.

All the language test results accepted by LUT are valid for two years from the date of taking the test.

Minimum Requirement for Programme-Specific Studies

To possibly get admitted, you must have completed

  • a minimum of 24 ECTS credits of studies in Supply Management, Management, Supply Chain Management, Logistics, Marketing or International Business

Please go carefully through the detailed information for the programme-specific requirements at MSM - Admissions Criteria and Selection.

Admissions Services