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Economics and Business Administration - International Business Development

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

Institution Aarhus University (AU)
Campus Herning
Duration 2
Tuition per term (Non-EU/EAA/CH) 5000 EUR
Tuition per term (EU/EAA/CH) 0 EUR


In today’s business world, strong business development skills have become a vital, central part of company management and development. Companies and organisations need to develop their businesses, business models and processes rapidly and efficiently in order to meet the ever-changing needs and demands of customers and of society. For this reason, more and more companies are hiring business developers to carry out key management and development tasks in order to safeguard their existing markets and gain competitive advantage in new markets.

Career Opportunities  

The MSc in Economics and Business Administration – International Business Development will give you in-depth knowledge and experience of working within a company. Using that knowledge of the company and its markets, you will be able to critically analyse the company’s internal processes with a view to optimising them. You will be able to conduct a professional analysis of the market potential of a new business area, product or service. You will also be well equipped to develop the company’s strategy.

About the Degree

The MSc programme in Economics and Business Administration – International Business Development aims to build the business developers of tomorrow. The programme focuses on business development and the implementation of strategies related to business development processes. It provides students with the analytical decision tools they will need to make the professional decisions that will ensure targeted management of the company’s knowledge-workers, as well as innovation and optimisation of the company’s business and processes. The programme is intended for students who wish to gain understanding and insight into business development in large global companies as well as small and medium-sized companies.

International Business Development students study at the Department of Business Development and Technology, which is located in Herning in central Jutland. The campus is well known for promoting interaction between its different degree programmes on a continuous basis – a valuable asset for students preparing to enter the international, interdisciplinary business world. The department with its 1,600 students forms a vibrant, close-knit community of students and teachers. There are many extra-curricular options at the department, including a Danish favourite – the weekly Friday bar – as well as a student house, a fitness room, and options to join a variety of committees.


To find out more about admission to the MSc in Economics and Business Adm. - Inter­national Business Development please visit the programme’s website. 

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

Apply directly at Aarhus University with all relevant documentation.

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


Please read more about tuition fee here →

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 


Application date
Mar 01
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Jan 15
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