|Academic field||International business studies (JACS N120)
|Nominal duration||(120 ECTS)|
|Awards||MA (Master of Arts in Social Sciences)|
|Tuition fee||€3,300.00 per semester|
Undergraduate diploma (or higher)
Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration or economics or management, higher professional equivalent qualification;
The entry qualification documents are accepted in the following languages: English / Estonian / Finnish.
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.
You must take the original entry qualification documents along with you when you finally go to the university.
If you are an EU candidate, please send verified copies by post to the institution:
Estonian Business School in Helsinki
For more detailed info please visit: ebs.ee/en/master-s-studies/admission
For more detailed info please visit: ebs.ee/en/master-s-studies/admission#sectiontab-requirements
A motivation letter must be added to your application.
Specific requirements for Non-EU applicants:
Due to regulations non-EU candidates can apply only to Estonian Business School in Tallinn. Helsinki office can accept Finnish and EU candidates.
Master’s Programme in International Business Administration is a two- year Master’s programme designed for students who have received a Bachelor`s Degree in Economics, Business, Management or equivalent who wish to become experts in the field of organisational Change and Leadership.
The programme offered in EBS Helsinki Branch is specialized in Organizational Change and Leadership, providing the students with profound knowledge in leadership of organisational change and understanding of the main theories.
Studies at EBS Helsinki are module-based meaning that lectures and seminars are held on three-day modules every other week. The module-based studies require independent attitude and willingness to study independently, it is perfect to those who have a career or commitments that make it challenging to attend the university a daily basis.
Objectives of the curriculum: To add value to obtained first degrees by developing knowledge, analytical, professional and team player skills of students and produce high quality graduates with the ability to systematically and creatively apply knowledge and understanding of international business and management.
Short description of the curriculum structure:
Core subjects – 42 ECTS
Major in Organisational Change and Leadership – 30 ECTS
Minor in Human Resource Development and Organisation – 12 ECTS
Optional Courses – 6 ECTS
Master Thesis – 30 ECTS
TOTAL: 120 ECTS
For more detailed info please visit: ebs.ee/en/master-s-studies/international-business-administration-ma-in-helsinki#sectiontab-curriculum
The professional profile of the graduates:
- top or mid-level managers in respective fields and heads of departments;
- team leaders of international projects;
- employment in positions of entrepreneurship or public administration that requires the skills of individual- and team work, and team leadership;
- members of research teams in the field of economics and social sciences;
- the doctoral students in the field of economics.