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Introduction to the programme

Key Facts About the Programme

Full Master’s Degree; 120 ECTS; 2-years programme; taught in English at our Odense campus.

Overview of the Programme Structure

The programme comprises six compulsory courses in the first two semesters (60 ECTS), 30 ECTS to be collected in elective courses in the third semester, and the master thesis in the fourth semester (30 ECTS). The compulsory courses offer insights into international business strategy, international strategic partnerships, international organizational structures, marketing channels and international entrepreneurship and provide relevant analytical or method skills. We offer a rich portfolio of elective courses at SDU that you can use to customize your study programme. You can also use the third semester to study abroad for which SDU has many partners. If you have another partner selected, we check acceptance of courses before you go to ensure that you will collect the relevant ECTS. 

Career Opportunities in a Nutshell

The profile prepares you for classical positions in international business both in large corporations as well as in SMEs. Typical positions filled by our candidates are line managers, country managers, international product and brand managers, as well as product and business developers. We offer various forms of co-operating with firms from guest lectures to case competitions, and master theses co-operations to optimize your entry into the job market.

Entry Requirements and Application in a Nutshell

To apply for a Master's programme in Economics and Business Administration, you need a relevant Bachelor's degree. You can also apply if you hold a similar Bachelor's degree including a minimum of 75 ECTS within the field of Economics and Business Administration. You find further information on entry requirements and application here.