This intensive, one-year, full-time programme prepares recent non-business graduates for a wide range of careers in management. You will learn to apply the skills you acquire in a range of areas including marketing, strategic management, business consultancy and organisational development. You will refine and build upon your communication, team working and presentation skills through individual and group work, and develop your professional skills in decision-making, problem-solving, analysis, and critical reflection.
You may already have career goals in mind or perhaps you are still considering what route, role and environment will best suit you in the business world. Either way, this degree programme will prepare you for leadership in the fast-moving business world. It is driven by a practical and applied teaching philosophy that focuses on experiential learning and development, and you will learn from real-life case studies how to put the latest academic thinking and business strategies into practice.
Your fellow students are high achievers from around the world enriching your learning experience, and high-profile industry leaders regularly speak on campus. The programme has been developed by our renowned faculty in close cooperation with leading companies to ensure that it provides highly relevant transferable skills and knowledge for the workplace and beyond.
Teaching is based on a participative learning approach and a rich variety of teaching methods are used, including lectures, case studies, experience-based learning and seminar discussions. During the studies the students are continuously encouraged to reflect, apply and relate new knowledge to future career ambitions.
Courses and number of ECTS credits: Leading Individuals, Groups and Projects (6); Functions of Management (15); Understanding Management, part I (6); Learning, Development and Change in Management and Organisation, part I (3); Global Challenges (8); Understanding Management, part II (4); Learning, Development and Change in Management and Organisation, part II (3). The programme ends with a degree project in management challenges (15).
The programme has been developed in extensive consultation with top recruiters and the curriculum focuses on the knowledge and skills that employers demand. It provides knowledge and experiences that will prepare graduates for future management positions.
Among the major companies that have recruited from the School of Economics and Management, you will notice Alfa Laval, Deloitte, IKEA, L’Oréal, McKinsey, Tetra Pak and Unilever. Our dedicated careers service will help you present yourself with confidence to top employers.
Read more about this programme on www.lunduniversity.lu.se/management
Why Lund University?
Lund University was founded in 1666 and is one of northern Europe’s oldest, broadest and finest universities. The University ranks among the world's top 100 universities in the QS World University Rankings 2019 and is the #1 choice for international students coming to Sweden – one of the world's most innovative, sustainable and democratic countries.
If you would like to start building your international network in a global classroom setting, Lund University is a great option. Experience a different way of learning in a country ranked as one of the best in the world at providing higher education. Group work and informal teacher-student relationships facilitate in-depth learning.
The University is located in Lund, a charming and compact university city in southern Sweden, only 35 minutes away from Copenhagen Airport in Denmark. The city is famous for its vibrant student life and is also home to many world-leading research facilities and international companies.
Learn more about Lund University at www.lunduniversity.lu.se