Master of Science in Economics and Business Administration – Strategic Entrepreneurship:
Knowledge and understanding
The MSc in Economics and Business Administration has obtained knowledge which is based on the highest international research. The MSc can understand and scientifically reflect on this knowledge and to identify relevant problems.
The MSc can choose and apply advanced scientific methods and theories for collection of data and do complex analyses of the conditions of the firm and set up new models of analysis and problem solving. The MSc can convey knowledge and discuss professional issues with colleagues, company management and external partners.
An MSc in Economics and Business Administration can manage complex and unpredictable work and development situations as well as independently initiate and implement cooperation and take on a professional responsibility considering ethical and sustainability issues. The MSc can take responsibility for own professional development. The MSc is competent to take on leadership and solve specialist tasks within organizations in the public and private sectors.
The focus of the profile is entrepreneurial activities in dynamic, complex and international contexts. Graduates have thorough knowledge of entrepreneurship, intrapreneurship and strategic management. As facilitators of entrepreneurial activities, they can establish the framework for managing, renewing and strategically developing activities with the aim to create/identify, evaluate and exploit new business opportunities. Moreover, the MScs can select and use appropriate scientific methods in their work. Drawing on study related case work, projects and internships, they have competences on how to handle entrepreneurial processes in practice in various organizational contexts such as new ventures/SMEs, large corporations, voluntary organizations and public sector organizations.