Stockholm School of Economics

Business and Management, M.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 24 months
    Duration
  • English
    Language
Contemporary business environments are marked by continuous and rapid change. Organizations, regardless of age, size, or industry, need to identify and pursue new opportunities for value creation. The Master Degree in Business and Management is offered by Stockholm School of Economics.

About

The Stockholm School of Economics's Master in Business and Management program is based on a live pedagogy, where most of the learning occurs through real-life projects, internships and practical experience. You will work with real challenges faced by real stakeholders, who expect sound analyses and actionable solutions. These outcomes will be achieved by putting into action the theories and methods learned in class. Running in parallel to the courses, a skills track focusing on personal and social development will nurture your ability to manage yourself and the people around you.

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.

    Value Added
  • Learn to master change, innovation and growth based on contemporary management and marketing research on best practices from leading organizations
  • Experience challenges posed by the ambiguity and complexity of real-life situations
  • Tailor-made education by specializing in marketing & communication, management, and/or business venturing
  • Become part of the Stockholm eco-system and participate in the ongoing dialogue between business, technology and society
An Exclusive Program For Highly Talented Students

The Business and Management program at Stockholm School of Economics offers an intimate learning environment that stimulates critical thinking, open debate, developmental feedback, close relationships, and fruitful contacts that will remain useful throughout each student’s future career. SSE's faculty is passionately committed to each student’s learning: they bring to class the academic rigor of their research together with concrete insights on contemporary business issues, stemming from their ongoing conversation with various stakeholders.

All in all, the program rests on a vision of future leaders who are creative, entrepreneurial, reflective, and responsible. The challenges linked to global sustainability offer tremendous opportunities to such leaders. If you aim to be one of them, the MBM is the right path to realize your ambitions.

Career Opportunities

The MBM two-year learning journey will prepare you for challenging and inspiring entry-level jobs, such as:

  • Brand Manager
  • Business Analyst
  • Management Consultant
  • Business Developer
  • Project Manager
  • Digital Marketer

Be it as a manager, consultant or entrepreneur, you will master change, innovation and growth. With this early hands-on work experience, on top of the solid preparation received during the MBM program, you are in the right path to take leading roles and top management positions in the long term.

Programme Structure

Courses Included:

  • Business creation and development 
  • Acting in an uncertain world 
  • Managing and organizing for business development
  • Shaping markets for growth 
  • Accounting and financial control for new business
  • Innovation and business renewal
  • Brands and communications
  • Entrepreneurship and opportunity
  • Internship 
  • Leading change 
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          Academic Requirements

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          • You need the following GMAT score:

            Required score: 600

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            Minimum required Quantitative Reasoning score:

            155

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          1. Bachelor's degreein any field of studies with at least 30 ECTS in Business Administration.

          2. GMAT or GRE test result- GMAT (total score) of 600 or more- GRE score (quantitative) of 155 or more

          3. Proof of proficiency in English

          4. Motivation & supporting attachments

          • Letter of motivation answering a question why you are interested in the program and why you are a suitable candidate
          • Brief CV with your recent achievements
          • Relevant work experience and extracurricular activities may be considered
          • References are not required, but we give a possibility to submit them. Only contact details of your referees are needed from your side.

          Tuition Fee

          • International Applies to you

            15256 EUR/year
            Tuition Fee
            Based on the original amount of 15256 EUR per year and a duration of 24 months.
          • EU/EEA Applies to you

            Free
            Tuition Fee
            Based on the original amount of 0 EUR per year and a duration of 24 months.
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          • Tuition fees: 150 000 sek / year
          • Citizens of an EU/EEA country or Switzerland are not required to pay tuition fees.

          Living costs for Stockholm

          • 9668 - 17250 SEK/month
            Living Costs

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          Funding

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