International Management

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.

Level: Bachelor
Application period: 2020-10-16 - 2021-05-02
Start date: Autumn 2021
City: Jönköping
Degree: Bachelor of Science in Business and Economics with a major in Business Administration, 180 credits

The International Management programme comprises basic courses in economics and business studies and specialises in business management and business renewal in an international context. The fifth semester offers plenty of options to specify. Either by studying abroad at one of JIBS’ recommended partner schools, or by taking elective courses of your choice at JIBS, which also allows you to do an internship in another country. The International Management programme also includes an opportunity to apply for a double degree exchange with Kedge Business School (France) and EBS Business School (Germany).

During your studies you establish direct connections with the business world through our partner companies. Students collaborate in group projects to explore real business problems, a great hands-on way of learning.

In this programme you have the possibility to do a 10-week internship during your elective semester if you don’t choose to study abroad at one of our partner universities. This internship can be done anywhere in the world and is a great opportunity to see how you can apply economic theories and tools to real-life problems.

The fifth semester offers plenty of options to specify. Either by studying abroad at one of JIBS' recommended partner schools, or by taking elective courses of your choice at JIBS, which also allows you to do an internship in another country.

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.

 

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:

The programme International Management, Bachelor programme is conducted at Jönköping International Business School
Credits: 180 credits
Level: Bachelor
Rate of study: Full-time
City: Jönköping
Place of study: Campus-based
Start date: Autumn 2021
Requirements: General entry requirements include high school diploma; with specific demand on mathematics, civic/social studies, and English proficiency. Read more about our English 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.)

Read more about our Admissions Requirements.
Application code: HJ-KU004
Degree: Bachelor of Science in Business and Economics with a major in Business Administration
Tuition fee: For the first semester: 50000 SEK
Total tuition fee: 300000 SEK

Tuition fees do NOT apply for EU/EEA citizens or exchange students

Special selection

Jönköping International Business School has decided to reserve a small number of places on their programmes to applicants who are particularly suitable for the education as well as the school's profile. The aim is to widen the admission opportunities for the candidates.

Read more about the criterias.

 

Pathway Programme

If you don't fulfil our language requirements, you can enter our Pathway Programme, designed to strengthen your English and academic skills. Read more.

NB Preliminary list of courses

Year 1

Communication in a Cross-Cultural Context 7.5 credits
Entrepreneurship 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
Organising and Leading Change in a Sustainable World 7.5 credits

 

Year 2

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

 

Year 3

Studying Abroad/Elective courses/Internship+Elective courses 30 credits
Responsible Enterprise 7.5 credits
International Macroeconomics and Finance 7.5 credits
Bachelor Thesis in Business Administration 15 credits

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