As a General Management student you will work on real-life projects and acquire a good understanding of a full business model, i.e. how a business functions and how its processes relate to each other.
The program offers a solid theoretical base combined with practical skills training and gives you an understanding of the core aspects of a business - something that will be of tremendous value in your future career regardless of the type of organization or business you decide to work with.
The focus of the program is understanding the full business model. A full business model includes all activities that define how a firm performs in the marketplace and focuses attention on how all the elements of a business fit together. It helps you determine whether a business makes sence or not. The M.Sc. in General Management emphasizes the different core aspects of a business and give you a thorough understanding of the value creation process within a company or organization.
The program is intergrating business theory, practice and skills. You will be given the opportunity to apply your theoretical learnings in real-life settings when working with live cases and projects and to practise your business skills in a variety of areas ranging from presentation and negotiation skills to project management.
The Stockholm School of Economics has strong links to the business community and you will have the opportunity to interact with practitioners throughout the entire program, through guest lectures, mentorship and live-cases. Everything we do is grounded in cutting-edge academic research and applied to real world problems.