• Application Deadline
  • 24 months
  • Tuition
    Tuition (Full programme)
  • English
  • Overview
  • Programme outline
  • Key facts
  • Admission requirements
  • Fees and funding


After completing the JSBE Master’s Degree Programme in International Business and Entrepreneurship , graduates will be ready to work in demanding managerial posts in international companies, as management consultants, or as entrepreneurs in their own businesses. Whichever path is envisaged, the programme will prepare graduates so that they have an entrepreneurial and strategic mindset, with solid analytical skills.


The International Business and Entrepreneurship programme from University of Jyväskylä offers a solid foundation for a PhD or a career in research. At the Jyväskylä University School of Business and Economics it is possible to complete a doctoral degree in five major disciplines: accounting, management and leadership, marketing, and strategy and entrepreneurship (business studies), and economics.


Accredited by Association of MBAs

Programme Structure

The IBE programme is a two-year full-time programme. In addition to courses in entrepreneurship, international business, and strategy, there are courses of human resource management, technology management, marketing, accounting, finance, and economy in the programme. Optional courses allow the students to dive deeply into the areas of their professional interests. IBE students may take as many optional courses as they choose at other faculties at the University of Jyväskylä. This provides the students with a wide variety of options.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • More details: September 1
  • Full-time duration 24 months
  • Study intensity Full-time
  • Credits
    120 ECTS
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus
  • More information Go To The Course Website
Check Your Qualification
  • Enter your qualifications and directly see if a programme fits your profile
  • Applicants should have a Bachelor’s degree (180 ECTS credits).
  • If the degree has not been completed at the time of application, an official university statement indicating the approximate date of graduation will be accepted.
Reasons for applying, i.e. motivation
  • In the application form the student is asked to write about his/her motivation to apply to the programme, to study in the field and to become an expert in International Business and Entrepreneurship.

Tuition Fee Per Full Programme

  • EUR 10000 International

Tuition fees will be introduced only for non-EU/EEA students in Finland from August 2017 onwards. The fees will concern non-EU/EEA degree students who start their studies in English-taught Master's degree programmes in August 2017 or after that at the University of Jyväskylä.


Check the programme website for information about funding options.

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