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Bachelor program in Business & Economics

The BSc program in Business & Economics is a 3-year program for business-minded students with high career ambitions within business, finance, economics, innovation, and entrepreneurship. The program is fully in English and open to international students. It is tuition free for EU/EEA/Swiss citizens. Several scholarships are available to students from other countries.

Program structure 

Semesters 1–3 provide you with a solid foundation in a wide range of subjects such as such as Economics, Finance, Marketing, Management, Entrepreneurship, and Sustainability.

Semesters 4–6 let you specialize and customize your degree with a wide range of electives based on your passion. You also have the opportunity to go on an exchange semester at one of our more than 80 prestigious partner universities around the world.

See the full program structure including all courses, specializations, and electives.

Excellent career opportunities

The BSc program in Business & Economics opens the doors to a wide range of careers and advanced studies. SSE is highly ranked and our students are very attractive on the job market both in Sweden and internationally. If you want to work in Sweden, Stockholm offers a truly exciting job market with many global companies. Did you know that Stockholm is actually known both as "The Silicon Valley of Europe" and "The Unicorn Factory" due to the big number of successful startups here?

The majority of our students accept job offers before graduating, for example from our more than 100 partner companies, while others continue their studies on the Master's level.

During your time at SSE, you are offered career coaching, CV/resume training and job interview training. You also have access to the SSE Career Hub with many positions and internships available exclusively to SSE students. Read more here.

Our graduates typically go onto having successful careers within business, entrepreneurship, government, and NGOs. Many SSE graduates have leading positions globally within for example:

  • Economics and Finance
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Marketing
  • CSR and Sustainability
  • Politics
  • Media & Journalism

Meet some of our graduates and see our employment reports.



SSE’s beautiful campus is located in the very heart of Stockholm. With about 2,000 students, we are a familiar and personal school. The student life at SSE is vibrant and a big reason for that is the very active student organisation SASSE. They organize the unforgettable introduction week and a big number of social activities. They also organize professional events to set you up with future employers.

There are endless opportunities to engage in your passion. Some examples are:

• 12 sports teams

• International Committee

• Music society

• Art Division and Literary Agenda

• SASSE Equality Group

• SASSE Sustainability Group

• SSE Students for Climate Action

Download student life folder here.

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Application deadline for international students: January 16

The application deadline for international students who want to start their studies in August 2023 is January 16. Find out more and apply here.