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Entrepreneurship, Sustainability and Social Change

24 months
8322 EUR/year
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The syllabus of the Entrepreneurship, Sustainability and Social Change program from Linnaeus University includes courses which provides a theoretical depth in business development respectively different perspectives on entrepreneurship, specially emphasizing Scandinavian perspectives. 

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The first semester a course in methodology provides knowledge and skills in interactive methods (action research) and in parallel a development project is identified and initiated together with a business, an organization or a local community. The project is implemented during the second semester. The project work provides skills to take on qualified project and process leadership roles and to be practically useful for the organization or the local society which has been chosen. Methodological skills are deepened during the last course during the second semester to enable a capacity to relate projet work to development of theory. 

The second year consists of a study abroad semester and is completed by a master thesis during the last semester. The  Entrepreneurship, Sustainability and Social Change program from  Linnaeus University  will therefore provide both theoretical depth as well as high practical relevance as acquired knowledge is applied on real cases.


Organizations and communities (urban and rural) in need of renewal demand entrepreneurially oriented employees and networking. The program educates and equips qualified project and process leaders for businesses and organizations as well as provides a good ground to start your own venture either directly after completed education or later in life.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Entrepreneurship as process and practice
  • Entrepreneurship and context
  • Sustainability, entrepreneurship and social change
  • Entrepreneurship and social change
  • Contemporary entrepreneurship research
  • Qualitative and Quantitative Methods and Applications
  • Degree Project in Business Administration

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


IELTS or TOEFL needed


120 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
GRE admission requirements GRE® The GRE® General Test is a widely administered admissions test that measures the skills needed in today's graduate and business school programs worldwide. It contains three sections - Verbal Reasoning, Quantitative Reasoning, and Analytical Writing. Three scores are reported: a Verbal Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, a Quantitative Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, and an Analytical Writing score on a 0 - 6 score scale in half-point increments.
GMAT admission requirements GMAT The Graduate Management Admission Test (GMAT) is a test intended to assess certain analytical, writing, quantitative, verbal, and reading skills in written English for use in admission to a graduate management program, such as an MBA. GMAT contains 4 sections - Analytical Writing Assessment, Integrated Reasoning, Quantitative and Verbal. The score has a range from 200 - 800.

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5 (required)
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at desiganated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
90 (required)
PTE Academic admission requirements PTE Academic PTE Academic (Pearson Test of English Academic) is a language test that enables students to demonstrate their writing, listening, speaking, and reading skills when applying to study in English. The score refers to a total score which ranges between 10 and 90.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • a Bachelor Degree in Business Administration, in an another humanities or social sciences main field of study or the equivalent
  • English B/6 or the equivalent

Tuition Fee

  • International

    8322 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 16645 EUR for the full programme and a duration of 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 0 EUR for the full programme and a duration of 24 months.
  • Tuition fee, first payment: 43,750.00 SEK 
  • Tuition fee, total: 175,000.00 SEK 


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