M.Sc. On Campus

Business and Management

Hanken School of Economics

24 months
12500 EUR/year
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Master's studies in Business and Management at Hanken School of Economics develop your skills for managing and developing businesses and organisations in a market-oriented and sustainable manner. You will have a general overview of business management and marketing.


The specialisation in Business and Management from Hanken School of Economics contains studies in humanitarian logistics, international strategy and sustainability, and marketing.

  • Humanitarian Logistics
  • International Strategy and Sustainability (possibility for the double-degree with EMLyon)
  • Marketing
  • Marketing and Management (track taught in Vaasa)

The specialisation in Business and Management gives you the essential capabilities and skills for managing and developing organisations in a market-oriented and sustainable manner.

Upon graduation you will be able to: 

  • Manage organisations in a customer- and market-oriented way 
  • Participate in strategy work and leadership in various organisations
  • Engage in constructive dialogue on corporate sustainability questions
  • Apply independent and critical thinking to decision-making

The specialisation offers you a wide range of different career options. Here are some examples of potential future positions.

  • Line management and business responsibility positions

product manager, brand manager, project manager, and later, business area/unit manager, procurement/supply manager, humanitarian logistician, programme manager

  • Expert and specialist positions in large multinational companies and non-profit organisations

business development manager, strategy development manager, product/service development manager, supply chain manager, logistics manager, operations manager, customer relationship manager, human resources development manager, corporate responsibility manager, corporate communications manager, marketing communications manager, supply chain manager, logisitics manager, chief of operations

  • Management consultant positions

general management consultancy, market research consultancy, product/service development consultancy, communications/media/advertising consultancy, corporate responsibility consultancy, crisis management consultancy, humanitarian consultancy, development aid consultancy

Programme Structure

Humanitarian Logistics

Within this track you will learn to:

  • apply logistics and supply chain management concepts to the humanitarian context
  • understand the needs of a society and contribute to its resilience
  • liaise and cooperate with organisations, both governmental and non-governmental, national and international
  • design and manage supply chains on a strategic and operational level

International Strategy and SustainibilityWithin this track you will learn to:

  • identify and manage organisational, governance, and sustainability challenges in various economic, social, environmental, geographic, institutional, cultural, and linguistic contexts

MarketingWithin this track you will learn to

  • understand and gather information on customer behaviour in diverse market contexts
  • develop and manage strategies, business models, and product and service development

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


120 ECTS


On Campus

Academic requirements

GRE admission requirements GRE®
150 (verbal)
150 (quantitative)
3.5 (analytical)
GMAT admission requirements GMAT

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Bachelor's Degree from a recognised university or polytechnic outside of Finland
  • Language requirements
  • GMAT or GRE admission test/GPA requirement

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    12500 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 12500 EUR per year during 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 0 EUR per year during 24 months.

Living costs for Helsinki

975 - 1584 EUR /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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