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, teamworking, 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 are 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?
Founded in 1666, Lund University is one of northern Europe’s oldest, broadest and finest universities. Ranked among the world's top 100 universities in the QS Rankings 2017/2018, the University is the #1 choice for international students coming to Sweden – one of the world's most innovative, creative and democratic countries.
If you want a truly global classroom experience where you can start your international network, Lund University is a great option to consider. 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 an in-depth level of learning.
The University is located in Lund – a charming and compact university city in southern Sweden, only 35 minutes from Copenhagen. The city is famous for its vibrant student life and is home to many world-leading research facilities and international companies.
Learn more at www.lunduniversity.lu.se
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Last updated September 28, 2017