Master's Degree in International Business

Kajaani University of Applied Sciences

Program Description

Master's Degree in International Business

Kajaani University of Applied Sciences

The English-taught Master's Degree at Kajaani University of Applied Sciences is a multidisciplinary degree that welcomes graduates with at least a Bachelor's (first cycle) degree qualification.

The Master´s Degree in International Business is aimed at staff of growth and internationalisation oriented organisations, or organisations that already engage in international operations or at persons seeking employment in such organisations. The degree’s learning objectives and contents focus on strategic management, research and development methods, global economic issues, international business and the use of new technologies in business.

The degree is a Master’s level (second-cycle) qualification of 90 credits in total. It takes approximately two years to complete. The degree consists of blended studies accomplished while working. All of the course assignments and the research-based development assignment (Master’s thesis) are completed on behalf of the organisation that has commissioned them. Contact weeks are arranged once in a semester and otherwise, the studies are available online.

Eligibility of Applicants

The minimum requirement is a Bachelor’s (first-cycle) degree qualification in any field and three year’s work experience in the field of business and commerce completed after the bachelor's degree. In addition, sufficient proficiency in English language is required. However, a minimum of 20 credits of business studies is required. Applicants with work experience in demanding specialist posts or managerial/leadership posts can be considered to have achieved the required 20 credits of business studies. The application period will take place in spring 2019 for studies starting in autumn 2019.

Applying

The application period takes place on January 2019 (9 - 23.1.2019) for studies starting in autumn 2019. For further information, please contact admissions(at)kamk.fi.

Tuition Fees and Scholarships

The tuition fee for non-EU/EEA citizens at KAMK is 6000 euros per academic year (both Bachelor's degrees and Master's degrees). There is no tuition fee for EU/EEA citizens or exchange students. The payment for the first year is done at the same time when accepted student confirms his/her study place at KAMK.

For the following study years, the tuition fee must be paid in May yearly. The students will be able to apply for a scholarship of 3000 euros / academic year from their second year onwards, provided that they accomplish a minimum of 55 credits per academic year on Bachelor level or 45 credits on Master level. The scholarships are allocated by application only.

This school offers programs in:
  • English
Kajaani University of Applied Sciences

Last updated November 6, 2018
Duration & Price
This course is Campus based
Start Date
Start date
Aug. 2019
Duration
Duration
2 years
Part time
Price
Price
6,000 EUR
Information
Deadline
Jan. 23, 2019
Application period 9 - 23 January 2019
Locations
Finland - Kajaani
Start date : Aug. 2019
Application deadline Jan. 23, 2019
Application period 9 - 23 January 2019
End date May 31, 2021
Dates
Aug. 2019
Finland - Kajaani
Application deadline Jan. 23, 2019
Application period 9 - 23 January 2019
End date May 31, 2021