BSc in Economics and Business Administration – Global Business Relationships

General

Program Description

The program is an international oriented education in economics and business administration that reflects key challenges and opportunities of modern global and regional business. The program prepares you for today's challenges and functions in globally oriented businesses.

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A Bachelor's program in Economics and Business Administration covers a broad range of business economics subjects, e.g. marketing, accounting, finance, IT, planning, and organizational theory. It provides you with a versatile set of business skills that can be used in both private and public companies and within a wide range of industries. A BSc in Economics and Business Administration from SDU enables you to hold a position within virtually any of a company's administrative functions.

The Global Business Relationships line is for those of you, who are passionate about global marketing, international cooperative relations, and cultural issues in the business world.

The program focuses on global business, and it involves the core challenges and opportunities faced by modern global companies.

The program is taught in English, and your fellow students will be from both Denmark and the rest of Europe.

Why you should study Global Business Relationships

  • You will receive a broad education within business economics.
  • You will acquire specific skills in solving company issues related to internationalization and globalization. 
  • You will achieve specific competencies for being able to work in internationally and globally oriented companies.
  • Your education will take place in a vibrant international environment.

Program structure

The program runs for a period of six semesters (3 years) and is set at 180 ECTS. 

At the university, we use ECTS credits for measuring study programs, and 60 ECTS credits are the equivalent of a full year of study.

Study abroad and the project-based course is possible in the 5th semester. 

Career opportunities

A Bachelor's program in Economics and Business Administration will give you the opportunity to apply for jobs in both private and public organizations. The “Global Business Relationships” profile means that you have the specific competencies to see, develop, and solve issues of an international perspective in any job. 

Examples of job titles are:

  • Sales and marketing:
  • Marketing coordinator
  • Key account manager
  • Market analyst
  • Marketing director
  • Business developer 

Organization and management: 

  • Recruitment consultant
  • Human resource manager
  • Project manager
  • Organizational consultant

The financial sector: 

  • Customer adviser
  • Financial analyst

Accounting and financial management:

  • Controller
  • Budgeting
  • Chief accountant
  • Chief financial officer 
  • State-authorized public accountant (requires an MSc in Business Administration and Auditing)

Other options: 

  • Self-employed
  • Teacher
  • Researcher

The program will thus provide you with the necessary academic prerequisites to hold a position in a highly qualified job within the field of business economics.

Further education

A bachelor’s program in  Economics and Business Administration - Global Business Relationships provides you with direct access to study for a master’s program in Economics and Business Administration. 

As a graduate of social sciences, you will generally have greater opportunities for finding jobs, than if you choose to stop after your bachelor’s program.

Last updated Jul 2020

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