Semester 1

   

Taught in English

ECTS

Rate of studies

Principles of Marketing 7,5 100%
Principles of Accounting 7,5 100%
Principles of Finance 7,5 100%
Principles of Management 7,5 100%

Semester 2

   

Taught in English

   
Global Markets (former Finance and Trade in Theory and History) 7,5 100%
Global Consumer Society (former Marketing and Communication) 7,5 100%
Business, Politics and Culture (former Organization and Leadership) 7,5 100%
Global Business Ethics (former Governance and Economy) 7,5 100%
Students should formally apply for the second semester via www.universityadmissions.se / www.antagning.se no later than October 16. The application should be made for "Global Business Studies", 30 credits, and students need to log in through the Stockholm University student portal to access the application for the course. The application code for spring 2018 is SU-31431. Information is also sent by e-mail to all students in September.


The eligibility requirement for the second semester is 15 credits in Business Administration from semester one. The eligibility will be verified before the registration for the second semester.

   

Semester 3

   
Language studies 30 100%
Depending on the language, the language courses can include linguistic courses (grammar, syntax, vocabulary) but also focus on literary and cultural studies.

Semester 4

   
Language studies 30 100%

Semester 5

   

Elective courses*, or exchange semester abroad

30 100%
*We recommend courses in business administration at Stockholm University or abroad, or courses in or related to your chosen language at Stockholm University or abroad.

Semester 6 - effective autumn 2018

   

Choose one of the following

   

Specialization Finance

Application code autumn 2018: SU-31537

Special prerequisites: 15 credits in Statistics

Specialization Managerial Accounting

Application code autumn 2018: SU-31533

Specialization Marketing

Application code autumn 2018: SU-31535

Specialization Management

Application code autumn 2018: SU-31534

Specialization Accounting/Auditing

Application code autumn 2018: SU-31536

Special prerequisites: Swedish language proficiency

 

Degree requirements

Semester 1

During the first semester grounds are set within the Business Administration field of study. Courses focus on principles of the four major subject areas within the field and provides a solid base for further knowledge development.

Semester 2

The second semester of the Bachelor’s programme in Global Management is focusing on connecting the two areas of studies within this programme. This term is envisioned to be the bridge between the social sciences and humanities, involving other perspectives than business administration and languages in the courses.

Students should formally apply for the second semester courses via www.universityadmissions.se  / www.antagning.se no later than October 16, 2017. The application should be made for "Global Business Studies", 30 credits, and students need to log in through the Stockholm University student portal to access the application for the course. The application code for spring 2018 is SU-31431. Information is also sent by e-mail to all student in September. 

The eligibility requirement for the second semester is 15 credits in Business Administration from semester one. The eligibility will be verified before the registration for the second semester.

Semester 3

The third semester is the beginning of one year language studies within the programme. Besides introduction to the language itself, studies contain a broader perspective on culture, country and other aspects. More information about the specific courses taken can be found on each language department’s website.

Students should formally apply for the language course(s) via www.universityadmissions.se / www.antagning.se no later than April 16, 2018.  Information including application codes is sent by e-mail to eligible students on March, 2018.

Semester 4

Continued language studies. Students should formally apply for the language course(s) via www.universityadmissions.se / www.antagning.se no later than October 16, 2017. Information including application codes is sent by e-mail to eligible students in September 2017.

Semester 5

During the fifth semester you can pursue your own study interest and choose from a wide range of elective courses at the university. You can even take your electives in Business Administration at SBS. An overview of the electives in Business Administration at SBS in autumn 2018 is available here: Course Overview autumn 2018 (609 Kb) . Students who wish to study Business electives at SBS should register via a web survey which is sent by e-mail to eligible students on March 16, 2018. The deadline for the survey in spring 2018 is April 16, 2018.

Students who wish to study other subjects than Business Administration during their elective semester are welcome to apply for such subjects via universityadmissions.se / antagning.se. Please note that no placement is guaranteed in other courses than Business Administration electives at SBS. 

If you are interested in studying abroad via exchange, you may apply via SBS or the language department you studied at. We recommend you to take courses in business administration abroad in your chosen language or courses in or related to your chosen language abroad. In both cases the application term is semester 4. Information about exchange opportunities via SBS can be found here For details about exchange studies in the chosen language please contact your language department. Students can also apply for exchange placement via the central International Office at Stockholm University. The application period is generally one year ahead of the exchange semester.

Semester 6 - from autumn 2017

As of autumn 2017, Global Management students will register for the sixth semester by applying for Business Administration III via www.universityadmissions.se / www.antagning.se. The eligibility requirement is 120 credits within the programme, including 45 credits in Business Administration. Students who wish to major in Finance must also have taken 15 credits in Statistics. Please note: special application codes apply for Global Management students. Application codes for spring 2018 can be found in the above table. Students need to log in to www.universityadmissions.se / www.antagning.se through the Stockholm University student portal to access the application for the course. In order to be guaranteed placement in their selected specialization, Global Management students must meet the eligibility requirements and apply for Business Administration III with the correct programme-specific code no later than October 16, 2017 for spring 2018.