The Bachelor in International Business (Bachelor Business Administration BBA) provides the students with the knowledge and skills needed in various demanding expert and leadership positions. English being the language of instruction, the programme prepares the students to succeed in an international business environment. Besides the student exchange and practical training abroad, our students also have the possibility to study a Double Degree in one of our four partner universities in Germany, Poland or France. The studies include practical assignments conducted for the region´s working-life.

Occupational Profiles

An expert in business economics

  • masters communication, information technology and mathematics and also possesses readiness of entrepreneurship
  • has knowledge of languages and entrepreneurial spirit and is also flexible and versatile
  • is employed as an expert in various international organisations in Finland and
  • abroad in the fields of marketing, foreign trade, forwarding, transportation and custom
  • clearance.

Basic and Professional Studies

  • Society and Entrepreneurship
  • Languages and Communication
  • Data Processing
  • Mathematics and Natural Sciences
  • Business Economics and Legal Norms
  • Marketing
  • Company Economics
  • Research Process

Advanced Professional Studies

Specialisation International Marketing and Foreign Trade

The main focus is on International Marketing, Foreign Trade and International Management. A three-month stay in a foreign country according to the student’s choice is included in the programme, either in the form of studies or work placement. This gives the students the opportunity to improve their language skills and at the same time, they will get a more profound knowledge of different business and cultural environments.

Degree program

IB International Business

The objectives of the programme of International Business are wide and versatile and focused on working life in practice. This degree programme gives the knowledge and skills required in expertise and management tasks. Entrepreneurship, power of initiative and internationalization are also among the main goals of this programme.

Our graduates are diversely employed according to the chosen specialisation in expert and leadership positions, for example, in domestic or foreign marketing, in export, import or forwarding, in managerial and financial accounting or in public and judicial administration. Depending on the specialisation after the graduation, one can work for example as product specialists, key account manager, project leader, controller, chief accountant, finance manager, marketing manager.

Field and occupations

Graduates are employed as managers or experts in various international organisations in Finland and abroad in the fields of:

  • marketing
  • export and import
  • forwarding
  • transportation
  • custom clearance
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