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Economics and Business Administration

Master (2 years) of Economics and Business Administration, 120 ECTS
Economics, commerce, management and accounting Humanities, social sciences, communication and arts

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

Career Opportunities  

Whether you want a career as self-employed or as a manager in public or private companies this degree will boost your future career. You can, for example, work in discovery and research of new ideas to planning, management and realization of business concepts in Danish and international companies. With this programme you are qualified for a job in Denmark or abroad.

About the Degree

The MSc programmes in Economics and Business Administration are offfered at University of Southern Denmark's five campuses in Esbjerg, Kolding, Odense, Sønderborg, and Slagelse.
The teaching at the programmes is based on research at the highest international level. The programmes offered at each campus reflects the research profile at the campus.

Students must apply to a specific profile. Read more about programme structure.
Here you find a list of the programme profiles offered at the different campuses:

1, MSc in Economics and Business Administration offered in Odense: 2. MSc in Economics and Business Administration offered in Esbjerg: 3. MSc in Economics and Business Administration offered in Kolding: 4. MSc in Economics and Business Administration offered in Slagelse: 5. MSc in Economics and Business Administration offered in Sønderbor:


From 1 September 2014, University of Southern Denmark is unable to guarantee applicants admission to the programme even if the applicant meets the entry requirements.

Here you find more details of the entry requirements.

In addition, applicants have to document English language qualifications. You can read more about English language requirements here

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
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

Tuition Fees and Scholarships

No tuition fees for EU/EEA/Swiss students.
There is a tuition fee for all full-time degree students who hold a citizenship from outside of EU/EAA/Switzerland.

SDU offers 75 scholarships yearly. The scholarship consists of two parts: full tuition fee waiver and a grant, to help cover living costs amounting to $ 950 per month before taxes. Candidates must come from a non-EU/EEA country and be eligible to pay tuition fees. The scholarship will be awarded to the best qualified of the eligible applicants. All eligible applicants who are offered a study place, will automatically be considered for the scholarship. No separate application is needed. The best-qualified candidates based on points will be awarded the scholarship.

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 - EU/EEA/Swiss citizens

Application date
Mar 01
Start date
Sep 01

Autumn - Non-EU/EEA citizens

Application date
Feb 01
Start date
Sep 01

Spring - EU/EAA/Nordic/Swiss citizens

Application date
Oct 15
Start date
Feb 01

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

Application date
Sep 01
Start date
Feb 01



At Campus Odense 800 researchers and nearly 12 000 students every day work on discovering new knowledge, realisation, and education. Campus Odense is also home to The University Library of Southern Denmark which supports research and education through books and access to databases.

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