Stockholm School of Economics

Introduction
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A Unique Business School

Stockholm School of Economics (SSE) is the leading business school in the Nordics with a unique business community network, private funding and little dependence on government support. For more than a century, SSE has educated talented women and men for leading positions within the business community and the public sector.
SSE offers bachelor and master programs along with highly regarded Ph.D., MBA, and Executive Education programs. About 2,000 students are registered in programs at various levels.

Cooperation with the Business Community

SSE was founded in 1909 through the initiative of the corporate world and has evolved in close dialogue with industry and society at large. As globalization accelerates and new challenges arise, close relationships with business leaders, policymakers, politicians, and experts, pave the ground for excellent research. The Swedish business community and the School have maintained the close ties. Today SSE has more than 100 Corporate Partners.

International Networks

SSE has earned a reputation for excellence, both in Sweden and around the world. The School collaborates with several leading institutions of higher education worldwide. In 1999, SSE became the first business school in Sweden to receive world’s leading international accreditation for business school, EQUIS and has maintained the accreditation ever since. This certifies that all SSE main activities, teaching as well as research, are of the highest international standards. Further, SSE is the only Swedish member institution of CEMS (The Global Alliance in Management Education) and PIM (Partnership in International Management).
SSE is also the only Nordic representative in ICEDR (International Consortium for Executive Development Research), a society comprising the 25 foremost business schools (Harvard University, MIT, Wharton, among others) of business and 40 of the leading corporations (ABB, Deutsche Bank, Unilever, Ericsson to mention a few) in the world.

Executive Education at SSE

IFL Executive Education at SSE is a subsidiary of SSE that offers open enrollment and customized programs for key personnel in private enterprise and public administration. IFL Executive Education at SSE offers development programs of the highest quality aim to enhance the competitive strength of firms, organizations, and individuals.

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Programs

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MSc

Master in Business & Management

Campus Full time 2 years August 2018 Sweden Stockholm

Offers you a unique opportunity to develop the managerial skills you need to excel in top management positions. [+]

The Master of Science Program in Business & Management will develop the managerial knowledge and skills needed to excel in today’s organizations. The Program will prepare you to proficiently act and to make decisions in highly uncertain and complex environments.

These contexts require innovative marketing campaigns, new product development processes, transformation projects, dynamic strategies and organizations. These are fundamental means for both nascent entrepreneurial ventures and established corporations that strive to maintain their edge through ongoing renewal.

The core curriculum of the program builds on the academic disciplines of management and marketing. These disciplines offer vital tools for next-generation managers who need to combine creativity and innovative thinking with market analyses and communication strategies, to manage projects and drive change within and across organizations, and to integrate knowledge from different fields and social networks.... [-]


Master

Master in Accounting & Financial Management

Campus Full time 2 years August 2018 Sweden Stockholm

Prepares you for careers such as Financial Analyst, Business Controller, Chief Financial Officer (CFO) & Investment Banker. [+]

As a graduate from our program you will have a deep understanding of how financial and non-financial controls can be integrated and used for steering purposes in multinational companies, how large companies report to external share- and stakeholders and how those evaluate the financial and non-financial performance of companies.

Key topics include financial reporting principles, business control, capital budgeting, financial analysis and corporate valuation. In all our courses we take an analytical and international perspective. For example, in the financial reporting core courses we do not teach Swedish GAAP but rather focus on the main concepts and principles that lie behind most international accounting standards such as IFRS. Consequently, the insights you get in the program remains valuable also when concrete financial standards change. We see accounting as a language you need to understand in order to properly analyze and understand a business corporation.... [-]


Master in Economics

Campus Full time 2 years August 2018 Sweden Stockholm

Equips you to address challenging economic problems and excellent tools to pursue careers in public and private sector. [+]

The two-year MSc program in Economics (120 ECTS credits) will equip you to address challenging economic problems and provide you with excellent tools to pursue careers in both the public and private sector.

The program puts an emphasis on problem-solving skills that can be applied in a wide variety of settings and offers an invaluable start to your career. By using modern economic analysis and quantitative empirical methods the program give you the tools to analyze complex real world problems in public policy making, as well as in private business and international organizations.

Two specializations are offered:

Applied Economic Analysis International Economics

The specializations in Applied Economic Analysis and International Economics have a joint intake. Once accepted to the M.Sc. in Economics, you choose your specialization after completing a common first semester. ... [-]


Master in Finance

Campus Full time 2 years August 2018 Sweden Stockholm

Combines a rigorous, research-based curriculum with extensive real world applications and operational skill building. [+]

The program is taught by experienced faculty with outstanding expertise across financial topics. Topics covered include modern Capital Markets, Valuation (including options), Fixed Income, and Capital Structure. Electives include Value Investing, Restructuring, Mergers and Acquisitions, Private Equity and International Finance.

The Master of Finance has been one of the most popular master programs in Europe, thanks to a great learning environment and outstanding career opportunities offered after graduation. Finance graduates pursue careers in investment banking, corporate finance, private equity, investment management, consulting, as well as non-finance positions. The large financial firms from Stockholm and London visit campus regularly and hire many of our graduates. ... [-]


Master in International Business (CEMS MIM)

Campus Full time 2 years August 2018 Sweden Stockholm

Provides you with the tools to master the challenges of management and strategy in global organizations. [+]

Do you love meeting new people and cultures, leading and collaborating, inspiring and being inspired by talented professionals from different backgrounds? Welcome to International Business!

The MSc in International Business provides you with the tools to master the challenges of management and strategy in global organizations. The program combines advanced analytical training with active learning in real projects together with SSE and CEMS corporate partners.

In the International Business program you work on an advanced level with topics focused on running and developing global organizations. The program use strategy and marketing tools to put the firm in context and explore how firms influence their competitive environments. The program also learn how to make firms grow and prosper from the inside, through innovations and management practices that build operational excellence. Leadership and teamwork in multi-cultural contexts is studied as well as practiced through live projects and group work, and reflected upon through interaction with executives. Ethics and CSR is integrated in several courses to mirror the integrated role it should have in everyday decision-making. Language and skills training provides the essential management communication tools needed for your future work.... [-]


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Contact

Address Stockholm School of Economics Sveavägen 65
Stockholm, Sweden
Website https://www.hhs.se/
Phone +46-8-736 90 00