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Exchange Studies: International Business Management (Master level)


Teaching languages

  • English


Choose 0 - 30 cr


Min. 1 year of studies completed at the home institution. Student's study background must be compatible with this Exchange Study Progamme.


Exchange students are recommended to complete approx. 5 ECTS per exchange month (totaling 30 ECTS per semester).

Students applying to this Exchange Study Programme should choose courses in their study plan mainly from this course offering. In addition to the professional studies, students can complement their studies by choosing language and communication courses (see Exchange Studies: Languages and Communication offering for all Exchange Students)

If students find courses suitable to their study background also in other Exchange Study Programmes at Jamk, they may propose 1-2 per semester in their study plan. However, enrolment for them is not guaranteed.

Further Information

- Autumn semester: from the end of August towards the end of December
- Spring semester: from the beginning of February towards the end of May/the end of June (usually semester ends by end of May, exchanges last until June only if student decides to enrol for summer studies)

Course Enrolment:
Course enrolments and possible changes to the study plan are done after arriving to Jamk. Each course has a limited number of places for exchange students and thus, some students may not get in to their preferred courses and have to change their course choices and enrolment after arrival.

Doing Business in Latin America –course:
Jamk organises every spring a 30 ECTS programme in Buenos Aires at our partner institution Fundación UADE called "Doing Business in Latin America". Exchange Students are welcome to include this programme to their study plan. Please note that if you choose to participate in this programme, you will stay at Jamk/Jyväskylä only for the autumn semester. Plan your housing accordingly.
- Fees apply
- Erasmus+ students might not be eligible for the Erasmus+ grant while in Argentina. Participation and fees must be checked with the home institution
- A separate application for the programme is required
Further information:

Tailor-made study packages outside of exchange programmes:
There might be some separately agreed and tailored study packages for certain student groups (usually fees apply). In case of the packages courses in this Exchange Study Programme, the regular exchange student nomination/application process and support services do not apply. The receiving programme of Jamk shall co-ordinate the package from beginning to end. Please contact the study package liaison for further information.


Courses in this Exchange Study Programme are meant for Incoming Exchange Students who study business at their home institution at the master level. An exchange agreement with Jamk and the home institution is required. Students should contact their home institution’s International Office/Services to find out if an co-operation agreement exists.

The courses are part of our curricula for degree students and are taught in English.

NB! Studying is part-time and mostly independent/self-directed work/online courses outside the classroom setting. Courses have contact lesson only at the beginning of the course. There is no specific exam period, exams/assignments are completed during the course.

One ECTS credit is equivalent to about 27 hours of student work.

Code Name Credits (cr)

Autumn 2024

(Choose ects: 30 )

YZWZ0220 Leadership Dynamics 5
YZWZ0230 Managerial Accounting 5
YH00CB46 Sustainable Marketing and Sales 5
YH00CB51 Sustainable Brand Management 5
YH00CB50 Global Knowledge Economy 5


(Choose 5 )

0 - 5
YZ00CL57 Strategic management 5

Spring 2025

(Choose ects: 30 )

YH00BP63 Emotional Management of International Business Complexity 5
YHIYH400 Microeconomics of Competitiveness: firms, clusters, and economic development 5
YHYYA310 Corporate Finance and Risk Management 5
YHYYM310 Brand Management 5
YH00CB47 Sustainable Global Growth Strategies 5
YH00CB49 Sustainable Management of New Ventures 5
YH00CK62 Global Leadership and Culture 5


(Choose 5 )

0 - 5
YZ00CL59 Human Resource Management 5
EXSTLANGUAGES Exchange Studies: Languages and Communication offering for all Exchange Students 0 - 15
BI00BB47 Each One Teach One 2 - 8
BI00BB10 English Conversation 5
BI00CP95 Spanish for Beginners 1 5
BI00CP96 Spanish for Beginners 2 5
BI00BB19 Finnish for beginners 5
BI00BX78 Improve your English 5
BI00CP91 French for beginners 1 5
BI00CP92 French for beginners 2 5
BI00CP93 German for beginners 1 5
BI00CP94 German for beginners 2 5