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MAInternational Business Administration

Tuition fee €2,600 per semester

NB! Non EU applicants must pay one year tuition fee 5200€ in one part.

Application fee €120 one-time

Application fee is non-refundable. Application documents will be processed only after application fee is received.

EU candidates & following countries (Turkey, Russia, Georgia, Ukraine, Belarus) are excempt from the application fee.

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The programme aims to provide you an in-depth field-specific competencies either in Finance, Marketing, Organisational Development, balanced with relevant business knowledge and professional skills that the international labour market expects from you in the future. Through blended learning methods and practical approach you will develop your professional skills like critical thinking, problem solving, team-work, creativity being an integral part of the programme. In Finance we have developed part of the content in accordance with the ACCA requirements and in collaboration with CFA Institute to offer you the opportunity to apply for the certificate**. Digital revolution is shaping the organisations and the society as a whole and our role is to understand the opportunities and the scope of change for the businesses in general and for finance, marketing and for organisational development and leadership.

You have four options to master your competencies:

  • Marketing Management
    • The central idea of the Marketing Management specialisation is to equip you with field-specific marketing competencies and a wide range of marketing topics to be able to act as a leading expert in marketing or as the leader of the marketing team. As we take an integrated marketing communication approach, you will lean and experience media relations, digital and analytical marketing and consumer behaviour in the context of the changing global and digital environment.
  • Finance and accounting
    • Our programme provides the flexibility of general business management with a powerful financial preparation, opening professional opportunities in a wider range of occupations as well as teaching you how to fully manage their own companies.
  • Renewed! Organisational Change and Leadership in Digital Era
    • The Organisational Change and Leadership specialization module is designed to provide profound knowledge in leadership of organisational change in the era of digital transformation. The specialisation module combines the current theoretical concepts with the analysis of future trends, and creating a general understanding of the main theories in management of organisational change and leadership. It prepares you to manage organisational change and offers skills to implement best leadership practices in modern business organisations.

Upon successful completion of the programme the graduate:

  • Possesses general business competencies and specialized knowledge either in organizational development, marketing, finance. Is aware of societal challenges, opportunities, limitations and impact of his or her activities on society, and is able to take this into account in complex context;
  • Has a systematic understanding of the main concepts and research methods of business and management;
  • Is able to critically apply a broad, coherent and in-depth knowledge of foundational and contemporary business theories, models, practical principles and processes in various leadership and expert positions in international context;
  • Has an attitude of critical thinking and open to change accompanied by skills to recognize, formulate and find solutions to complex problems and ability to operate under uncertainty or limited resources;
  • Understand the challenges arising from the technological development of society and be able to assess their impact on their company’s or organisation’s activity and the business field.
  • Displays effective written and oral communication skills in a broad set of contexts;Is able to evaluate his or her or others’ need in further education, professional development and has effective skills for independent study.

Student profile:

  • We expect current and future experts, specialists, consultants and leaders in specific competence areas, team leaders to join the programme.
  • Candidates with the Bachelor`s Degree in Business Administration, Economics or Management or equivalent.
  • Candidates with no prior management of business degree are admitted based on their current competencies and work experience. Candidates may need to take a preparatory or supplementary module prior to and/or during the programme if such a prerequisite is set for admission.

Programme structure

Short description of the curriculum structure:

-Core subjects 48 ECTS
-Special subjects 30 ECTS
-Electives module 6 ECTS
-Optional courses 6 ECTS
-Master thesis module 30 ECTS


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Career opportunities

After graduation you can find a job as:

  • Manager with skills in economics and management in private or public sector organizations;
  • Developer or leader of business projects;
  • Head of international relations in Estonia as well as other countries;
  • Marketing manager.
Apply now! Fall semester 2019/20
Application period has ended
Studies commence
Aug 15, 2019

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States