Bachelor Program in Business and Economics
The Bachelor Program in Business and Economics (180 ECTS) provides a solid foundation for a career in business, entrepreneurship, government and non-government organizations. The program covers three years of full-time studies, is fully taught in English and leads to a BSc degree in Business and Economics.
During the first three semesters you will build a broad factual and scientific base through courses in Economics, Finance, Accounting, Marketing, Management, Entrepreneurship, Strategy, Law and Data Analytics. You will hone your skills in problem solving and critical thinking, combined with the opportunities for showcasing your creativity and innovative ideas. We also encourage personal development in the form of reflection, self-awareness and cultural orientation.
During the fourth semester you get the opportunity to deepen your understanding by specializing in one or two of the subjects you have studied. The third year offers a number of elective courses and culminates in a written thesis on your chosen specialization.
During the first two years you will also partake in two Global Challenges courses. These courses will help you to understand how to manage some of our time’s most decisive global challenges, both as students and during your future careers.
The Stockholm School of Economics is partnered with over 70 top-ranked universities and business schools all around the world, all of them available as destinations for your student exchange! Read more about our partner universities.
After graduation our students have the foundation required to continue their studies at the Master level or to start a promising professional career. A degree from SSE opens the doors to a wide range of careers and advanced studies. Our 2019 Bachelor graduates are no exception to this trend, having been highly successful in their search for exciting and fulfilling jobs. Of this high-achieving cohort, more than 90 percent accepted a job offer within three months of graduation. Read more here!
Students who have completed the BSc Program in Business and Economics work in a variety of industries and fields. They are for example:
- Management Consultants
- Marketing Managers
- Media Managers