Bachelor Program in Business and Economics
SSE attracts talented and ambitious students who want to contribute to the development of society whilst pursuing exciting careers within a range of individual corporations and organizations. We encourage business-minded individuals with an interest in innovation and entrepreneurship.
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 the Global Challenges track. Through this track you will learn to manage some of our time’s most decisive global challenges, both as students and during your future careers. Read more about the Global Challenges track.
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 2017 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.