Stockholm School of Economics

Business and Management, M.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 24 months
  • English
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.


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. Our 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 
For more information, please visit programem website.

          Detailed Programme Facts

          English Language Requirements

          You only need to take one of these language tests:

          • Minimum required score:


            The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

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          • Minimum required score:


            The TOEFL – or Test Of English as a Foreign Language – offers an internet-based test (iBT). The final, overall iBT score ranges between 0 and 120, and includes a scaled average from the four components (reading, listening, speaking, and writing). Read more about TOEFL (iBT).

          Academic Requirements

          You only need to take one of these tests:

          • You need the following GMAT score:

            Required score: 600

            The GMAT - or Graduate Management Admission Test - is a frequent requirement for admission at management and business schools across the world. The GRE score ranges between 200 and 800 and measures the verbal and quantitative reasoning of test-takers. Read more about the GMAT.

          • This programme accepts GRE scores and has provided a minimum required score range.

            Minimum required Quantitative Reasoning score:


            The score range represents scores typically accepted at this institution.

            The GRE - or Graduate Record Examinations - is a standardized test administered by Educational Testing Service (ETS) and is part of the admission requirements at many graduate schools and business schools. The GRE score uses a range between 130 and 170 and measures verbal reasoning, quantitative reasoning, and analytical writing.

          1. Bachelor's degree

          • in any field of studies with at least 30 ECTS in Business Administration.
          • We also accept candidates with a Bachelor's degree in any field of studies and no or little background in Business Administration. Such candidates should show extraordinary talent and outstanding achievements in areas like academia, work experience, culture, sports and societal contribution.
          2. GMAT or GRE test result
          • GMAT (total score) of 600 or more.
          • GRE score (quantitative) of 155 or more.
          3. Proficiency in English
          • IELTS Academic score at least 7
          • TOEFL iBT total score at least 100
          • English as native language
          • Bachelor’s degree from a program conducted completely in English
          For more information, please visit programme website.

          Tuition Fee

          • International Applies to you

            15075 EUR/year
            Tuition Fee
            Based on the original amount of 15075 EUR per year and a duration of 24 months.
          • EU/EEA Applies to you

            Tuition Fee
            Based on the original amount of 0 EUR per year and a duration of 24 months.
          We've labeled the tuition fee that applies to you because we think you are from and prefer over other currencies.
          • Tuition fees: 150 000 sek / year
          • EU/EEA citizens are not required to pay the fees.


          SSE has a number of scholarships for students required to pay the tuition fees. The scholarship application is submitted together with the application for the program. Only applicants who fulfil the eligibility requirements for the program will be considered for scholarships.

          The scholarships are awarded on a competitive basis. All applications are assessed by a selection committee, taking into consideration the relevance and the quality of the personal motivation, academic excellence, relevant extracurricular activities, program cohort diversity and fair distribution of scholarships across the programs.

          StudyPortals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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