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Change Management

Master (2 years) of Economics and Business Administration - Change Management, 120 ECTS
Economics, commerce, management and accounting

Institution University of Southern Denmark (SDU)
Campus Slagelse
Duration 2 years
Tuition per term (Non-EU/EAA/CH) 4250 EUR
Tuition per term (EU/EAA/CH) 0 EUR


Gain insights and knowledge for how to manage the challenge of a constantly shifting world. This programme will teach you the skills and the expertise required to analyse, plan and implement changes in the private and public sectors. 

Career Opportunities  

With this profile, you will be able to find jobs where your primary assignments will be: Business development, knowledge generation and knowledge anchoring, recruitment and staff development in a strategic and dynamic perspective. Since during the course of the programme you will acquire more general and solid tools of analysis, you will have job potential within a wide range of organisations and companies both public and private as well as in various sectors. You will be an attractive job applicant, since your skills will have been tested in practice to a great extent during the programme 

About the Degree

How do companies thrive in an ever-changing world? Would you like to work with companies and people involved in change processes requiring innovation, motivation and dynamism? The MSc in Change Management focuses on the implementation of major and minor changes in companies and organisations. You will receive in-depth instruction in relevant areas of study, such as change management, human resource management, industrial sociology, organisational psychology and project management. 

Compulsory courses  
1st semester •Advanced Change Management, Strategy and Innovation • Human Resource Management and Change • Advanced Qualitative Methodology in Business Economics  
2nd semester (5 ECTS each) •Sociology of Work and Management-Motivation, Teamwork and Change •Organisational Psychology and Changes in Organisations •Project Management •Advanced Statistical Methodology in Business Economics  
3rd semester •Internship in a company /institution (Denmark or abroad) + project work or •Studies abroad (International partner university or another international university) or •Studies at the University of Southern Denmark or another Danish University  
4th semester •Master’s thesis


Applicants with a BSc in Economics and Business Administration from a University are qualified for admission. Applicants with a professional bachelor degree and other qualifying degrees may have access provided certain demands are fulfilled. In order for a degree to be deemed as a BSc programme in Economics and Business Administration, the applicant must have a bachelor degree from a university including a minimum of 75 ECTS courses within economics and business administration. 

In addition, documentation may be required verifying that your proficiency in English is at a specified level. Read about the language requirements of the University of Southern Denmark

Apply directly at the University of Southern Denmark with all relevant documentation.

To find out whether the level of your foreign certificate or diploma satisfies the general entry requirements, you should contact T
he University of Southern Denmark directly. A list of the most commonly recognized exams and diplomas can be found at the Danish Agency for Higher Education

Exchange students should contact their home institution for information on application procedures and deadlines.


There is a tuition fee for all full-time degree students who hold a citizenship from outside of EU/EAA/Switzerland.  

Students within an exchange programme are not required to pay tuition. 

For Further Information

Information from the Danish Agency for Higher Education can be located at

You will find information about the Danish assessment of foreign qualifications in Guide to diploma recognition

About the Educational System in general visit the section The Danish Higher Education System

Spring - Non-EU/EEA/Nordic/Swiss citizens

Application date
Aug 01
Start date
Feb 01

Spring - EU/EAA/Nordic/Swiss citizens

Application date
Nov 01
Start date
Feb 01

Autumn - Non-EU/EEA/Nordic/Swiss citizens

Application date
Feb 01
Start date
Sep 01

Autumn - EU/EAA/Nordic/Swiss citizens

Application date
Apr 01
Start date
Sep 01