Jyväskylä University School of Business and Economics

University of Jyväskylä
JSBE offers several programmes taught in English. Our two international Master’s degree programmes are offered in the fields of Corporate Environmental Management (CEM) and International Business and Entrepreneurship (IBE), and our doctoral programmes are taught exclusively in English. Exchange students can take courses from our non-degree course programme in English, which is also open for Finnish and international degree students.



The dynamic and internationally-oriented Jyväskylä University School of Business and Economics (JSBE) is one of the seven faculties at the University of Jyväskylä. JSBE has offered degree programmes in the fields of economics and business since 1967.


Jyväskylä University School of Business and Economics (JSBE) strives for enabling excellence in responsible business and policy-relevant economics.

We are a vital part of an internationally renowned research university noted through its history for advancement of Finnish high-quality and innovative education with impact.

We serve society by educating experts, leaders and entrepreneurs at all levels of academic business education: Bachelor, Master, Doctoral and Executive MBA. We are also a significant provider of education in business and economics to students in other faculties of the University of Jyväskylä.


JSBE Research Groups:

  • Accounting in Organizational and Social Context
  • Corporate Environmental Management
  • Entrepreneurship and International Business
  • Interdisciplinary Research on Management Education
  • Marketing Research Group
  • Research Group on International Macro and Finance
  • Spatial Labour Market Analysis
  • Strategic and Technology Management
  • Sustainable Leadership en Globalized World


The quality of education at JSBE is internationally recognised: the Association of MBAs (AMBA) has awarded the Avance MBA programme with a five-year accreditation, which places the programme among top executive programmes globally.

JSBE is also a member of the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB).