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Economics and Business Administration – Business Management

Bachelor of Economics and Business Administration – Business Management, 180 ECTS
Economics, commerce, management and accounting

Institution University of Southern Denmark (SDU)
Campus Odense
Duration 3 years
Tuition per term (Non-EU/EAA/CH) 3250 EUR
Tuition per term (EU/EAA/CH) 0 EUR


The BSc in Economics and Business Administration provides you with the knowledge and capabilities needed to understand business management on a national and global scale. In specific terms, you learn to analyse the firm's financial problems and issues and develop business strategies. In addition, you learn about organisation, accounting, marketing, corporate finance and innovation, and you obtain insight into the theories and quantitative methods used to understand companies' internal and external relations.

Career Opportunities  

Bachelors in Business Administration (BSc) and master’s in business administration (MSc) have excellent opportunities for employment in companies of all kinds. By far the majority will obtain employment in the private sector; in industry, trade and services and particular business organisations and public enterprises also employ graduates with these degrees.

About the Degree

A maximum of 90 students are admitted to the Business Management programme in Odense. The programme is also offered to foreign students, who wish to take a complete BSc in Odense. Some courses are also offered in our international programme enrolling both students from our many international partners and individual foreign students.
Accordingly, the programme provides students with an exciting, international study environment with an extensive contact to students from many parts of the world.

A Bachelor´s programme ends with a Bachelor’s project during the sixth term. This offers you the opportunity – usually in collaboration with a business or an organisation – to put into practice the knowledge you have acquired. The project therefore makes it possible for you to specialize in one or the subjects or one of the areas you have become particularly interested in during your studies.  


The Bachelor of Science in Economics and Business Administration - Business Management (admission area code: 17517) requires the Upper Secondary School Leaving Certificate or the equivalent foreign qualifying examination

Furthermore you have to meet the following entry requirements:
  • Mathematics - Danish B-level
  • History, History of Ideas, Contemporary History, Social Studies or International Economics - Danish B-level
  • English - Danish B-level (English language requirement)
The entry requirements cannot be waived. Find information about how to apply and documents needed here. Please check which foreign upper-secondary school leaving certificates are accepted as equivalent to the Danish school leaving certificate.

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

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

Application date
Mar 15
Start date
Sep 01

Autumn - EU/EAA/Nordic/Swiss citizens

Application date
Mar 15
Start date
Sep 01



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