Master's Program in Management Studies in Sweden

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Management Studies

A masters is earned after students complete an undergraduate degree program. To obtain a masters, you usually need to complete 12 to 18 college courses that often involve completing comprehensive tests and/or a thesis.

In a management program, students may learn important business skills, such as communication, self-reflection, planning and team building. Many programs also focus on ethics and cultural differences in the workplace. These topics often help students prepare for an entry-level position in management following their studies.

Sweden, officially the Kingdom of Sweden, is a Scandinavian country in Northern Europe. Sweden borders Norway and Finland, and is connected to Denmark by a bridge-tunnel across the Øresund. Sweden is a developed post-industrial society with an advanced welfare state. The standard of living and life expectancy rank among the highest in the world.

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CEMS Master’s in International Management (CEMS MIM)

CEMS - The Global Alliance in Management Education
Campus Full time 1 year September 2018 Sweden Stockholm

The CEMS MIM is a postgraduate, pre-experience degree open to a select group of students enrolled on a Master’s programme in one of 28 leading institutions [+]

CEMS MIM Master’s in International Management

CEMS is a strategic alliance of business schools, multinational companies and NGOs that together offer theCEMS Master's in International Management (MIM). TheCEMS administrative office is located on the HEC campus close to Paris, with the programme and corporate relations being managed by a dedicated team within each member school. You will find all CEMS member universities by using the keywords "CEMS" in theMaster in Management Compass search engine or by clicking on the CEMS partners list below.

The CEMS MIM is a pre-experience postgraduate degree open to multilingual students enrolled in a Master's in Management program at one of the CEMS member schools. Students study at their home university for one semester and then spend a second semester at a different CEMS member school. Some students may even opt to take both semesters abroad, in two different schools (the “tri-national track”). Other key components of the course include: core courses in Strategy and Cross-Cultural Management, elective courses, skill seminars, business project and an obligatory international internship.... [-]


Master in Management Studies

Stockholm University - Stockholm Business School
Campus Full time 2 years September 2018 Sweden Stockholm

Utilizing the School’s long-standing expertise in management and organization research, this master’s programme integrates advanced social science perspectives and methods to address managerial and organizational practices and understand the social and political context they are embedded in. [+]

Utilising the School’s long-standing expertise in management and organisation research, this master’s programme integrates advanced social science perspectives and methods to address managerial and organisational practices and to understand the social and political context they are embedded in.

Why management studies? The programme deals with key issues facing people in contemporary organisations, including strategic management, organisational change, leadership, knowledge work, and power. Furthermore, the programme relates these management and organisation issues to broader societal issues such as globalization, developments in the political economy, the financial crisis, and so on. The programme is firmly rooted in the belief that contemporary, as well as future corporations, need individual employees who understand how business is both affected by and affects society - politically, economically and culturally. It is through this approach, which focuses both on the practice and issues of organisations and on how these relate to broader societal concerns, that the programme aims to provide students with knowledge and skills to critically analyse and deal with the forces and practices that shape and change the future of management and organisations.... [-]


Master's Programme in Management

Umeå University, Umeå School of Business and Economics
Campus Full time 2 years September 2018 Sweden Umeå

This Master's Programme in Management is given by Umeå School of Business and Economics. The Master's programme in Management provides students with the opportunity to acquire the managerial skills needed to deal with the complex, global, and constantly. [+]

Master's Programme in Management, 120 ECTS

This programme is given by Umeå School of Business and Economics. The Master's programme in Management provides students with the opportunity to acquire the managerial skills needed to deal with the complex, global, and constantly changing the world of business. Intellectually challenging tasks are combined with real-life applications in the areas of strategic and change management, project management, and human resource management.

Because we acknowledge the limitations of traditional theory, we balance our programme with the most recent research achievements, better preparing our students for a working life in contemporary and future corporate and community worlds.... [-]


Master in Media and Communication Studies: Culture, Collaborative Media, and Creative Industries (Two Years)

Malmö University
Campus or Online Full time 2 years September 2018 Sweden Malmö

The master’s programme in Media and Communication studies gives you advanced knowledge of digital media through practical approaches in the field. You will work creatively and in an explorative manner with different types of media while learning to evaluate them from a critical perspective. [+]

The field of media is constantly shifting and in the last decade the changes have been rapid, and a new media landscape has emerged. Digital media of today are characterised by participation and cooperation; media are wholly collaborative, in terms of both production and consumption.

The master’s programme in Media and Communication studies gives you advanced knowledge of digital media through practical approaches in the field. You will work creatively and in an explorative manner with different types of media while learning to evaluate them from a critical perspective.

What is collaborative media?

The field of media is constantly shifting. In the last decade, the changes have been rapid, and a new media landscape has emerged – forever reshaping not only the consumers but also the creators and distributors of media. Digital media of today is characterised by participation and cooperation; media are wholly collaborative, in terms of both production and consumption – and this is what is meant by the term ‘collaborative media’.... [-]


Master in Media and Communication Studies: Culture, Collaborative Media, and Creative Industries

Malmö University
Campus or Online Full time 1 year September 2018 Sweden Malmö

The master’s programme in Media and Communication studies gives you advanced knowledge of digital media through practical approaches in the field. You will work creatively and in an explorative manner with different types of media while learning to evaluate them from a critical perspective. [+]

The field of media is constantly shifting and in the last decade the changes have been rapid, and a new media landscape has emerged. Digital media of today are characterised by participation and cooperation; media are wholly collaborative, in terms of both production and consumption.

The master’s programme in Media and Communication studies gives you advanced knowledge of digital media through practical approaches in the field. You will work creatively and in an explorative manner with different types of media while learning to evaluate them from a critical perspective.

What is collaborative media?

The field of media is constantly shifting. In the last decade, the changes have been rapid, and a new media landscape has emerged – forever reshaping not only the consumers but also the creators and distributors of media. Digital media of today are characterised by participation and cooperation; media are wholly collaborative, in terms of both production and consumption – and this is what is meant by the term ‘collaborative media.’... [-]


Master in Leadership for Sustainability

Malmö University
Campus Full time 1 year September 2018 Sweden Malmö

This multidisciplinary master’s degree programme provides in-depth knowledge of sustainable development and sustainability leadership. The programme provides students with an understanding of organisation and leadership theory in the context of sustainability. It also provides students with an understanding of research methods for sustainable decision-making. [+]

This multidisciplinary master’s degree programme provides in-depth knowledge of sustainable development and sustainability leadership. The programme provides students with an understanding of organisation and leadership theory in the context of sustainability. It also provides students with an understanding of research methods for sustainable decision-making. The education lays a solid foundation for those seeking to lead or manage sustainable initiatives in the workplace, community and the world.

What is Leadership for Sustainability about?

The master’s degree programme is grounded in four core premises:

Sustainability requires new forms of organising, especially when it comes to project-based organisations involving diverse stakeholders. Organising and leading sustainability requires new and diverse leading and organising skills, understanding and knowledge of managers and leaders of sustainable projects. Organising and leading sustainability requires a new way of thinking sustainability within and between organisations. Current research on social entrepreneurship and social innovation can reveal new methods and strategies with regards to this. Methodological and methodical knowledge and understanding are needed to enable leaders to make sustainable decisions. ... [-]

Master in Global Management

Jönköping University
Campus Full time 2 years September 2018 Sweden Jönköping

Managing in a Global Context is a program specially designed to equip you with the skills and tools required to become an effective leader in diverse business contexts and varied intercultural settings. [+]

Global Management is a program specially designed to equip you with the knowledge and skills required to become an effective leader in diverse business contexts and varied intercultural settings.

The program acknowledges that contemporary markets are increasingly complex and dynamic in terms of culture and demand, that information and communication are crucial for success, and that social responsibility for sustainability and corporate entrepreneurship are crucial.

Here, you will develop the skills required to become a business leader, but also skills for other organizational roles, for example, when leading projects.

Through group and project-oriented work you fine-tune your planning and collaboration skills and experience intercultural relations. Courses focus on leadership, corporate social responsibility, family business management and corporate entrepreneurship.... [-]


Master in Industrial Management

KTH Royal Institute of Technology
Campus Full time 2 years August 2018 Sweden Stockholm

The master’s of Science programme in Industrial Management is designed for students with a profound engineering background who aim to take leadership positions in industrial and technology-based organisations. [+]

The master’s of Science programme in Industrial Management is designed for students with a profound engineering background who aim to take leadership positions in industrial and technology-based organisations.

Industrial Management at KTH

The main focus of the programme is understanding the creation of value for customers. We address this issue at three different levels: firstly, the industry level, where the focus of attention is the economic and technical transformation in national and global markets. Secondly, the firm level, which focuses on the management of value-creating functions and processes such as research and development, operations and sourcing and marketing and distribution. Thirdly, the individual level, which focuses on the people leading change.... [-]


Master in Information Architecture and Innovation

Jönköping University
Campus Full time 2 years September 2018 Sweden Jönköping

This programme provides knowledge and skills in three key areas: project management, the use of IT in business, organisational and technological innovation, and the evaluation of IT in organisations. [+]

This programme provides knowledge and skills in three key areas: project management, the use of IT in business, organisational and technological innovation, and the evaluation of IT in organisations.

The programme targets students with a bachelor degree in informatics/informa­tion systems, business administration or computer science.

The role of information systems is strategic in a society where information is expected to be produced, co-produced, remediated, consumed, and seamlessly shared across an infinite amount of connected environments. From sensors to ambient devices, from smartphones to autonomous cars, information systems are ubiquitous and so commonplace that they have become somewhat invisible. When shopping, travelling, paying taxes or exercising our rights, we always rely on some digital infrastructure to smoothly and successfully support our actions.... [-]


Master in International Logistics and Supply Chain Management

Jönköping University
Campus Full time 2 years September 2018 Sweden Jönköping

Do you want to add knowledge about management and control of international and global supply chain and logistics to your bachelor degree? In that case, International Logistics and Supply Chain Management is the programme for you. [+]

Do you want to add knowledge about management and control of international and global supply chain and logistics to your bachelor degree? In that case, International Logistics and Supply Chain Management is the programme for you.

This programme is unique in that it offers a cross-disciplinary education, combining the core topics of logistics and supply chain management with informatics, and economic geography. You gain deep theoretical knowledge and understanding of the supply chain network and its development, as well as of the tools needed to analyse, develop and change such supply chains. The pro­gramme prepares students for internatio­nal careers. There is a strong connection between theory and practice and you will enjoy continuous and constructive exposure to practice, exchange with practitioners, and insights from the faculty’s internatio­nally recognised research throughout the various modules. Practitioners are invited to make presentations as well as to engage in discussions. Students are introduced to live cases and visits to companies. All courses are given in English. The programme is open to students from around the world, and courses have a diverse international participation of students. This international atmosphere contributes to a broad perspective of the issues discussed in class.... [-]


Master Programme in Economics of Tourism and Events

Dalarna University
Campus Full time 1 year August 2018 Sweden Borlänge

The specific objective of the programme is for students to acquire the tools for economic analysis and apply them to public and private policy-making related to tourism and events. [+]

Economics is about choice and the impact of our choices on one another. The subject Economics relates to every aspect of our lives – from the decisions we make as individuals and families to the structures created by governments and firms.

The specific objective of the programme is for students to acquire the tools for economic analysis and apply them to public and private policy-making related to tourism and events. Our students develop advanced skills in terms of solid knowledge in economic theory, in particular, microeconomic theory and quantitative methods, for understanding and analysing economic problems especially related to the tourism and event industry.

Why should you take this programme? Strong international focus to the programme Excellent networking opportunities with current students and alumni from around the world Employment opportunities upon graduation exist in multinational companies, the public sector and NGOs Flexibility to choose your own thesis topic within the field or write your thesis using the ongoing research at the University. Who should study Economics? ... [-]

Master in Innovation through Business, Engineering and Design – specialization Business

Linnaeus University, School Of Business & Economics
Campus Full time 2 years August 2018 Sweden Växjö Kalmar Alnarp Ljungby + 3 more

The programme trains students in project and innovation management, process and product development, business and system development, and social entrepreneurship. [+]

This two-year master programme is based on companies’ needs for employees with the ability to initiate, lead, and promote the creation of innovations. The language of tuition is English.

Your future

The programme trains students in project and innovation management, process and product development, business and system development, and social entrepreneurship. Students develop in-depth knowledge of business, but there is also interaction and sharing with the subject areas of design and technology. Students who complete the programme will be able to create sustainable solutions that take into account function and form as well as resource efficiency.

Degree

Master of Science in Business and Economics (120 credits) with specialization in Innovation through Business, Engineering and Design ... [-]


Master's program in Strategic Leadership towards Sustainability

Blekinge Institute of Technology
Campus Full time 1 year August 2018 Sweden Karlskrona

This program extends over two semesters and concentrates on two integrated themes. The first of these themes is an internationally recognized and scientifically reviewed model (framework) of systematic work towards an attractive and sustainable society (strategic sustainable development). This is a universal model which can be used to work with sustainable development within many different fields globally, nationally, in companies, in municipalities, in whole societies, and on the individual level. [+]

Master's program in Strategic Leadership towards Sustainability

The society within the biosphere is by its nature a much complex system. To achieve success in this system, i.e. a sustainable society, knowledge of how success is defined and how it can be achieved is required. On the basis of a fundamental vision of a sustainable society, one can through “backcasting” formulate a strategy to reach the desired aim.

This program extends over two semesters and concentrates on two integrated themes. The first of these themes is an internationally recognized and scientifically reviewed model (framework) of systematic work towards an attractive and sustainable society (strategic sustainable development). This is a universal model which can be used to work with sustainable development within many different fields globally, nationally, in companies, in municipalities, in whole societies, and on the individual level.... [-]


Master in Leadership and Management in International Contexts

Linnaeus University, School Of Business & Economics
Campus Full time 2 semesters September 2018 Sweden Kalmar Alnarp Växjö Ljungby + 3 more

The Art of Leading Others Comes from the Art of Leading Oneself. For those who are, or aspire to be, in leading positions within organizations and firms with international operations. [+]

For people with the aim of shaping their future and developing their skills in international business and strategic leadership.For those who wish to participate successfully in a challenging economic development, an obvious step is to acquire a multi-faceted competence and a vital ability to act over and beyond national and cultural boundaries.This Programme makes the difference. It reflects our time, our realities and our dreams. It reflects today's business and entrepreneurial problems and challenges. It meets the demands of society at large, where knowledge, learning, competence and intellectual agility are prime qualities. On a professional level, participating students are trained to cope with the economic globalization, the multicultural alliances and partnerships, and the internationalization of firms. On a personal level, they are equally trained to become excellent team players and to enhance the strength of their character.Students, from many parts of the world, come together in this programme and contribute to its true international and entrepreneurial nature. Their driving ambitions, aspirations, and desires find here a nourishing environment.It is an arena for experience, for exchange, and for professional and personal development.... [-]


Master in Business Process and Supply Chain Management

Linnaeus University, School Of Business & Economics
Campus Full time 2 - 4 semesters September 2018 Sweden Växjö Kalmar Alnarp Ljungby + 3 more

A strong focus on increased effectiveness and efficiency is related to management of business processes within and between companies in supply chains. [+]

The one-year master program is focused on practical business process issues and prepares the students for a management position.

The two-year master program has a stronger focus on research and can be seen as preparatory for a position as a Ph.D. candidate.

A strong focus on increased effectiveness and efficiency is related to management of business processes within and between companies in supply chains. The purpose is to give the students knowledge in performance management, management accounting and re-configurations of business processes in supply chains together with advanced method knowledge.

Your future

The program prepares both for a career related to the management of business processes in supply chains, as well as a research career. One year of this master program could be equivalent to one year of Ph.D. studies.... [-]