Bachelor of Science in Business and Economics with a major in Business Administration, 180 credits
Start date: August 20, 2018
The programme prepares you for the dynamic nature of today’s business life. In a world with an increasing international competition there is a great need for managers who can develop existing businesses by seizing new business opportunities.
If you want to work in international and global business settings, International Management is the programme for you.
The International Management programme comprises basic courses in economics and business studies and specializes in business management and business renewal in an international context. The programme will give you a broad perspective on business and provide a good foundation for your future career.
The programme has gained EPAS EFMD accreditation.
During the fifth semester you choose between courses in different areas and, if you qualify, you have the opportunity to spend the semester abroad at one of JIBS' partner universities. JIBS collaborates with many universities around the globe and the exchange programme offers plenty of opportunities to tailor your education, improve language skills and develop a personal international network to boost your career. Most students in the programme take this opportunity and are very satisfied with their experiences abroad.
Students on the programme are eligible to apply for a dual degree exchange with KEDGE Business School, France and EBS in Germany. The opportunity is reserved for a limited number of students that show excellent academic results and drive. Students taking part in the dual degree exchange programme study for an extra year, allowing them to receive a Bachelor of Science in Business and Economics with a major in Business Administration from JIBS and a Bachelor of Commerce degree from KEDGE.
During your studies you establish direct connections with the business world through the Host Company Programme - a great handson way of learning through group projects in which students collaborate on assignments together with companies.
3 years, 180 credits. Bachelor of Science in Business and Economics with a major in Business Administration.
With a degree from the International Management programme at JIBS you have an excellent foundation for starting your own business or pursuing an international career as trainee, business developer, financial assistant, junior analyst, marketing coordinator, salesperson, product manager, brand manager, account manager/ key account manager/service manager, marketing assistant, export manager, or project leader.
With your degree you can apply to both Swedish and international master programs. Please note that master programs may have different entry requirements.
With a degree from the International Management programme at JIBS you have an excellent foundation for starting your own business or pursuing an international career as business developer, financial assistant, junior analyst, marketing coordinator, salesperson, product manager, brand manager, account manager/key account manager/ service manager, marketing assistant, export manager, or project leader.
Here you can see examples of how different alumni who graduated from the International Management program have progressed in their careers after studies – from positions they started with to the ones they hold now. This map is meant to guide you in your future professional life and give you hints on what job positions to target after graduating.
A bachelor's degree in business administration fulfills the prerequisites for further studies at the master's level. Here at Jönköping University, you can continue with:
180 credits ECTS
Rate of study
Place of study
August 20, 2018
General entry requirements include high school diploma; with specific demand on mathematics, civic/social studies, and English proficiency. Read more about our English Requirements.
Read more about our Admissions Requirements.
The number of places is limited and a selection is made based on high-school diploma GPA, and letter of motivation.
(Special Selection: We reserve a limited number of extra seats within this bachelor programme for applicants who are considered particularly suited to the education and JIBS’ profile. Read more.)
Degree of Bachelor of Science in Business and Economics with a major in Business Administration
SEK 100,000 per year
Tuition fees do NOT apply for EU/EEA citizens or exchange students
NB Preliminary list of courses
Business and Academic Communication 1 7.5 credits
Entrepreneurship and Business Planning 7.5 credits
Microeconomic Principles and Mathematics for Economics 7.5 credits
Basic Financial Accounting 7.5 credits
Management Accounting 7.5 credits
Macroeconomic Principles 7.5 credits
Marketing Management 7.5 credits
Organization and Leadership 7.5 credits
Strategy and Technology 7.5 credits
Business Statistics 1 7.5 credits
International Management 7.5 credits
Business Statistics 2 7.5 credits
Corporate Finance 1 7.5 credits
International Trade Theory 7.5 credits
International Marketing 7.5 credits
Research Methods: Design, Implementation and Analysis 7.5 credits
Studying abroad/Elective courses/Internship 30 credits
Responsible Enterprise 7.5 credits
International Macroeconomics and Finance 7.5 credits
Bachelor Thesis in Business Administration 15 credits