European Business Administration (EBA) is a unique double-degree program. Metropolia University of Applied Sciences offers EBA program in cooperation with its European partner universities. This program is for anyone who wants to build an international career in business. The European Business Administration degree is very practical. The students are constantly working on solving real life business challenges and cases.

As an EBA student, you will study for two years in Finland at Metropolia. After that you will spend a full academic year at one of Metropolia’s EBA partner universities. When successfully complete the requirements of both institutions, you will be awarded with two Bachelor degrees! One is from Metropolia UAS and the other is from the partner institution. This is a clear competitive edge in the job market!

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Degree info

  • Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA)
  • 3,5 academic years / 210 ECTS
  • Language of instruction: English
  • Tuition fee: 11 000€ / academic year

Edunation application period

Regular Admission
• 27.12.2023 - 12.01.2024
Pathway to Finland program
• Online studies: 31.07.2024
• Study hub in Finland: 20.05.2024

The EBA degree program aims to give the student the practical tools and general knowledge required in business life.

At the end of the final year of studies, you will graduate matured, confident and effective team player with good hands-on business know-how and practical skills, a true asset for international companies in Finland and abroad.

This degree program puts strong emphasis on self-development, communication, language skills as well as ICT skills so that you can perform effectively in the intercultural global world.

The first two years of your studies are organized at the Business School, on the Myyrmäki campus of Metropolia UAS.

You will gain a solid overview of general business fields such as economics, marketing, accounting, management and organizations as well as business law, much in the framework of the European Union.

Depending on the double-degree partner institution, the third study year varies in its set-up.

At a partner university, you can explore your options in-depth: finance, marketing, ICT or management.

The double degree partners for the EBA degree program are:

  • Berlin School of Economics and Law (Germany)
  • Hochschule für Technik und Wirtschaft Berlin (Germany)
  • Münster University of Applied Sciences (Germany)
  • University of Hertfordshire (UK)
  • University of Wolverhampton (UK)
  • Krems University of Applied Sciences (Austria)
  • ESC La Rochelle (France)
  • ESC Rennes (France)
  • HFT Stuttgart (Germany) will join us next

A work placement takes place in the fourth year, preferably abroad to enrich your international profile.

To complete your studies at Metropolia UAS you will do research on a topic or a field of particular interest to you and write your bachelor’s thesis on it.

The Bachelor of Business Administration degree will provide you with wide range of career prospects. You may find yourself in the private or public sector and in global or local companies and organisations.

The BBA degree will also give you the skills and knowledge needed to establish your own company and become an entrepreneur.

Our Edunation Pathway to Finland program offers guaranteed access to Metropolia’s bachelor programs and you can get accepted within 2 days.

The admission requirements are:

  • High school diploma / Higher Secondary Education
  • Transcript of records
  • Proof of English language: from IELTS 5.5 or equivalent
  • Copy of passport ID page

You can find more information about the English language requirement on our page.

Students are pre-screened on a first-come, first-served basis.

The admission requirements for the program can found on the university page.

Further information about the tuition fee and available scholarships for the program can found on the university page.

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