Through Edunation, Seinäjoki University of Applied Sciences (SeAMK) offers a multicultural program in International Business. The study programme provides you with business skills with a focus on the international operations of companies and organisations. You will gain competences in planning, running and developing business in a global environment. Besides theoretical foundation, you will get hands-on experience by working in a virtual enterprise and participating in company-commissioned projects. If you choose the Digital Business track, you will learn how digitalization is changing business everywhere. The programme also allows international students to spend an exchange semester or study for a double degree in another country.
The degree teaches you about some of the most common areas in business, such as R&D, entrepreneurship, human resources, project management, cross-cultural marketing, finance and foreign trade. All content in the degree is designed to be more international and flexible, taking into consideration the change’s in today’s business world. That is why the program also includes courses about digital business and e-commerce.
IN THE FIRST YEAR, students will work in a virtual enterprise with students from different nationalities. After the first year, students will know how to establish a business, how to generate profit, make up a loss and fill out legal documents.
THE SECOND YEAR focuses on international business operations and management. Degree students will be joined by exchange students and lecturers from partner universities around the world.
Some modules that students can choose from:
– Digital Business
– Industrial Management
– Doing business in different target areas
– Project work in multidisciplinary student groups
THE THIRD YEAR is used for an exchange semester abroad in one of SeAMK’s partner universities and practical training. Students may also apply for a double degree.
IN THE LAST SEMESTER students will write their bachelor’s thesis.
After graduating from SeAMK’s International Business program, you are ready for a wide range of international positions. Jobs are found, for example, in the fields of export and import operations, marketing, sales, customer relations, product and project management.