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BAInternational Business Administration

TalTech University
Estonia, Tallinn
School of Business and Governance Estonia, Akadeemia tee 3, Tallinn 12618
Tuition fee

Full tuition fee waivers available

Application fee €100.00 one-time

The application fee is non-refundable!

Course code 113038
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The International business administration curriculum builds up a foundation in all areas of business administration: accounting, banking, business law, economics, finance, marketing, management, entrepreneurship etc. Students will become experts in how to successfully do international business and they have the opportunity to study business environment in the Baltic countries, Scandinavia, Russia, and the EU.
TalTec School of Business and Governance has been teaching and training students for 75 years and knows what it takes to qualify and compete for the best jobs in today’s world of business. Professors and staff are working hard to ensure the best education that will send graduates off to the best possible future, whether it will be business conducted for others or for setting up new start-ups of their own.

Key features

  • The most popular programme among international students at TalTech (more than 20 nationalities in one classroom)
  • Largest and most international faculty of business and economics in Estonia
  • Possibility to specialise in marketing, finance and accounting
  • Many opportunities for start-up businesses and business model competitions
  • Opportunity to successfully participate in student exchange programmes in the United States, EU and elsewhere
  • Programmes provide a good blend of theoretical knowledge coupled with practical results-oriented training

Programme structure

It is imperative to the School of Business and Governance that academic trends blend with practical uses. The Bachelor of International Business Administration programme follows this trend and focuses on entrepreneurship, institutions of the EU, theory of organization and management, business ethics, domestic and international business etc. During your studies in International Business Administration at TalTech School of Business and Governance, you have the opportunity to specialize in Marketing or in Finance and Accounting areas.

Educational aims of the curriculum

  • Provide broad-based competency corresponding to the bachelor level for acting in the constantly changing domestic and international business activity, in different sectors; create sufficient preconditions for rapid and flexible orientation in everyday business activity and future academic training.
  • Provide systematic basic knowledge and skills to ensure generation of preconditions for the development of competent business managers and experts.
  • Develop an understanding of future-focused business organisations as an integrated whole with different functions, their co-action and of the economic, social, political-legal and cultural frameworks and their development.
  • Teach communication skills needed in international business administration and information and communication technologies.
  • Provide skills to explain orally and in writing the speciality related problems and take part in relevant discussions in one’s language of study and in one foreign language.
  • Provide social competence in a changing community; create and develop further the lifelong learning attitude.
  • Provide instructions on how to use acquired knowledge and skills in work and continuing education, and for professional development.

Career opportunities

Some 80% of Estonian top CEOs, public leaders and managers are graduates of TalTech School of Business and Governance (according to the statistics carried out by Estonian business paper Äripäev). Graduates of TalTech School of Business and Governance are working as leading specialists in Estonian enterprises as well as abroad, in the European Union and elsewhere. The programme provides graduates with the knowledge and skills needed for competent business managers and experts. The career perspectives and opportunities are also present in IT, marketing, finance, governance areas and many others.

Apply now! Fall semester 2019/20
Application start
Jan 1, 2019
Application deadline
May 1, 2019 23:59
Europe/Tallinn time
Studies commence
Sep 3, 2019

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States