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International Business, Specialisation of Economics and Business Administration

Master (2 years) of Science (MSc) in Economics and Business Administration (International Business), 120 ECTS
Economics, commerce, management and accounting

Institution Aalborg University (AAU)
Campus Aalborg
Duration 2 years
Tuition per term (Non-EU/EAA/CH) 3582 EUR
Tuition per term (EU/EAA/CH) 0 EUR


The MSc programme in International Business at Aalborg University Business School (AAUBS) is a generalist MSc degree, preparing students to work in international business and management.

The programme leads to a master's degree in Economics and Business Administration with specialisation in International Business.

Upon graduation, you will have: 
  • a profound and broad interdisciplinary understanding of international business issues, including the complexities of international business organisations and management and the economic, political, social, and cultural aspects of international business management
  • the necessary skills in analyzing and evaluating a company’s opportunities in the global market
  • competencies in translating international opportunities into strategies, plans, and actions.

Career Opportunities  

Examples of common work tasks and areas of responsibilities for our students after graduation include:
  • Managing and coordinate companies’ international activities
  • Managing business development in a global perspective
  • Designing and managing global supply chains
  • Managing multidisciplinary, international collaborations and relationships
  • Providing market- and competitor analyses
  • Optimizing cross-border business processes
  • Designing and conducting international studies and evaluations
  • Developing and implementing global strategies
The MSc. International Business allows you to pursue careers in:
  • The private sector, small-, medium-, and large enterprises (e.g. production industry, the service industry, banks and financial institutions or management consulting)
  • National or international organisations (e.g. the public sector, NGOs or similar)
  • ​National or international research institutions and universities (e.g. a PhD programme)


Read about application and requirements at the homepage of the study programme

Read more about the language requirements of Aalborg University

How to apply

Student guidance

To find out whether the level of your foreign certificate or diploma satisfies the general entry requirements, you should contact Aalborg University 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 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

Autumn | Non-EU and EU applicants

Application date
Mar 01
Start date
Sep 01


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