Are you interested in studying international business management and marketing in Finland? The Finnish education system is well known for its high quality.
Take a Bachelor’s degree at SeAMK, Seinäjoki Univeristy of Applied Sciences to be prepared for interesting tasks in international business. All studies are conducted in English and opportunities for student exchange are available worldwide. You can also profit from double degree arrangements with our partner institutions in Germany, the Czech Republic, Hungary, Lithuania, Russia, Netherlands, China or Spain.
The School of Business and Culture has a central location in Seinäjoki in the Frami Campus Area. Also a large number of companies which cooperate with SeAMK can be found in the Frami area. This makes the area an inspirational study place with high technology solutions and synergy from other branches of science located in the area.
WHAT CAN YOU ACHIEVE BY STUDYING INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS IN SEINÄJOKI, FINLAND?
You will get an overall picture of business administration with a focus on the international operations of companies and organisations. You will gain competences in planning, running and developing business in a global environment. The study programme is based on a good understanding of entrepreneurship and small and medium-sized enterprises.
LANGUAGE AND CROSS-CULTURAL SKILLS
You will also be given a chance to acquire feasible, practical language skills by studying in English and working and studying abroad. In addition, you can choose to study other languages that are important in international business. Studying in a multicultural group of students prepares you for your future working life.
HOW ARE YOUR STUDIES ORGANISED?
In the first year you will learn about business operations by working in a virtual enterprise, which is formed by a group of students representing different nationalities. Students plan, run and develop a virtual business and operate in a network.
In the second year of studies you will deepen your knowledge of different areas of international business. International exchange students join the group. There will be several visiting lecturers from partner institutions abroad. The programme also includes project work together with regional and international companies.
The third year consists of an exchange semester abroad in one of our partner universities and practical training that reinforces the theoretical knowledge you have learned.
The final semester in the fourth year is reserved for completing the final thesis.
WHAT JOB OPPORTUNITIES WILL YOU HAVE?
Bachelors of Business Administration are prepared for a wide range of tasks in international business and marketing. Possible job titles include: export manager, sales manager, product manager, export assistant, marketing assistant, sales assistant, marketing planner, marketing communications planner, sales negotiator, customer service coordinator.
HOW TO APPLY?
The next chance to apply for the Degree Programme in Nursing is 10 - 25 January 2017 in the joint application at www.studyinfo.fi
At Seinäjoki University of Applied Sciences, scholarships can be granted to students required to pay a tuition fee. The principles of the scholarship scheme of Seinäjoki University of Applied Sciences are as follows:
All first-year students, who are required to pay a tuition fee, will be granted a scholarship, which covers 50% of the annual tuition fee.
Scholarships for first-year students will be paid by the last day of November.
To be eligible for a scholarship after the first academic year the student must accrue:
- a minimum of 55 credits during the previous academic year in a Bachelor degree programme
- a minimum of 20 credits during the previous semester (half a year) in a Master degree programme
The amount of the scholarship after the first academic year:
- 60 % of the annual tuition fee for students, who have accrued the credits mentioned above with the mean grade 3-5 (scale 0-5).
- 30 % of the annual tuition fee for students, who have accrued the credits mentioned above with the mean grade 1-2 (scale 0-5).
Scholarships for continuing students will be paid by the last day of September each year.
Cost & Fees
The fees will not concern:
- citizens of the European Economic Area or equivalent; EU Blue Card holders; persons with a continuous or permanent residence permit or an EU residence permit granted for a third-country national with a long-term resident status, family members of the above mentioned
- non-EEA citizens, who study in Finnish (the degree programme is taught Finnish)
For first-year students, the tuition fee is payable by October 31.
Next application period: 10-25 January 2017
Studies begin: Autumn 2017