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BAInternational Business Administration - Bachelor of Arts in Social Sciences

Tuition fee €2,200.00 per semester

NB! Non EU applicants must pay one year tuition fee 4400€ in one part.

Application fee €105.00 one-time

Application fee is non-refundable.

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

Accreditation 1.07.2010
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The International Business Administration programme is designed for people interested in economics and business who wish to acquire professional knowledge and skills to work in an international company or in the public sector. In addition to knowledge of economics and business, the programme also provides very good Business English language skills and an opportunity to specialize in marketing and communication or finance and accounting.

Our English-language Bachelor’s-level International Business Administration study programme has become the first in Estonia to receive EPAS accreditation – among the highest-level recognition a business programme can receive. Read more HERE.

The programme is recognised by the CFA Institute meaning that our finance courses are taught in accordance with the requirements of CFA Level 1. Topics in the accounting courses are covered in line with the equivalent topics in the ACCA examinations.

During the first academic year students gain basic knowledge in the fields of business and management; the second and third academic year will additionally include subjects related to the selected specialization.


  • Marketing and Communication
  • Finance and Accounting

Double Degree from UK

Two degrees from two universities – Estonian Business School (EBS) and Lancaster University Management School (LUMS), plus experience of two countries – Estonia and United Kingdom – will give you many advantages and will be a great stepping stone for your future career.

First two study years you will spend at EBS studying the same curriculum as your EBS schoolmates (in some cases additional mathematics and statistics classes are required for the double degree programme). After completing the second year at EBS and having successfully passed LUMS admission interview you will transfer to Lancaster University Management School (LUMS) in the UK for another two years.

Programme structure

The structure of the curriculum consists of:

Core subjects – 61,5 ECTS
Special subjects (Major) – 96 ECTS
Marketing and Communication (24 ECTS)
Finance and accounting (24 ECTS)
Internship – 7,5 ECTS
Optional courses – 7,5 ECTS
Final exam or thesis – 7,5 ECTS


Career opportunities

After graduation you can find a job as:

  • Specialist or manager with skills in economics and management in private or public sector organizations;
  • Specialist in financial investment (analyst, investment manager, agent);
  • Developer or leader of business projects;
  • Head of international offices in Estonia as well as other countries;
  • Head of advertising or marketing.
Apply now!
Application start
Jan 5, 2019
Application deadline
Jun 8, 2019 23:59
Europe/Tallinn time
Apply now! Spring semester 2018/19
Application start
Aug 2, 2018
Application deadline
Aug 2, 2018 23:59
Europe/Tallinn time

(documents sent to EBS)

Studies commence
Feb 1, 2019

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States