Hanken School of Economics

Introduction

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Nordic Brilliance

For over 100 years, Hanken School of Economics has shaped the future of many successful leaders. It is one of the oldest leading business schools in the Nordic countries and prepares its students to take on challenges of the future.

At Hanken, you as a student are met as an individual. All students receive personal guidance and professors are easily approachable. Every year some 350 students enrol and in total, we have some 2300 students on our campuses in Helsinki and Vaasa. The size of the School makes the close interaction between students and personnel on all levels possible. The atmosphere at the School is international, reflected by our numerous international partners and the exchange programme the School runs in addition to the high share of international students enrolled.

At Hanken, you build networks that last a lifetime. Our alumni are proof of the tightly knit web of contacts that are at your disposal after graduating. The alumni are also a great resource already during your studies as they mentor students and open up doors to future career opportunities. Graduates from Hanken have excellent career prospects, and today Hanken alumni work in leading positions in more than 60 countries worldwide.

The School has been awarded all three international business school accreditations, the EQUIS accreditation in 2000, the AMBA accreditation in 2008 and the AACSB accreditation in 2015. Hanken was also ranked by Financial Times in 2015. These are proof of high quality in teaching, research, internationalisation and corporate interaction at Hanken. The School was also the first university in Finland to sign the UN Principles for Responsible Management Education (PRME) and remains committed to sustainability in all activities.


This school offers programs in:
  • English
  • Finnish

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Programmes

This school also offers:

MSc

MSc in Business and Management

Campus Full time September 2018 Finland Helsinki

Master's studies in Business and Management develop your skills for managing and developing businesses and organisations in a market-oriented and sustainable manner. You will have a general overview of business management and marketing. The specialisation in Business and Management contains studies in humanitarian logistics, international strategy and sustainability, and marketing. [+]

Master's studies in Business and Management

The specialisation in Business and Management contains studies in humanitarian logistics, international strategy and sustainability, and marketing.

Master's studies in Business and Management develop your skills for managing and developing businesses and organisations in a market-oriented and sustainable manner. You will have a general overview of business management and marketing. In addition to this you have the opportunity to specialise in one of the following three tracks:

International Strategy and Sustainability Marketing Humanitarian Logistics

You also have the opportunity to obtain a Double Degree in cooperation with EMLyon Business School.... [-]


MSc in Economics

Campus Full time September 2018 Finland Helsinki

Economics is the basis of a general and systematic understanding of economic transactions in society. Learn more about majoring in Economics and the unique opportunity to select courses from three universities. Our specialisation offers you a balanced mix of a broad perspective and a deep insight into economic theory. The curriculum is designed to match the demand for professional economists in business and government. [+]

Master's studies in Economics

Economics is the basis of a general and systematic understanding of economic transactions in society. Learn more about majoring in Economics and the unique opportunity to select courses from three universities.

Our specialisation offers you a balanced mix of a broad perspective and a deep insight into economic theory. The curriculum is designed to match the demand for professional economists in business and government.

Upon graduation, you will be

ready to take on challenges in rapidly changing contexts trained to use economic data an expert at communicating your findings able to visualise the larger context of economics and influence policy ... [-]

MSc in Financial Analysis and Business Development

Campus Full time September 2018 Finland Helsinki

The Financial Analysis and Business Development specialisation provides you with a distinct competitive edge in today’s global financial markets. Learn more about the studies and the tracks you can choose. [+]

Master's studies in Financial Analysis and Business Development

The Financial Analysis and Business Development specialisation provides you with a distinct competitive edge in today’s global financial markets. Learn more about the studies and the tracks you can choose.

The combination of accounting and finance together with governance and commercial law will give you a comprehensive view of:

managing assets in global financial markets with multiple sources of risk measuring, creating, and managing corporate value analyzing profitability and value creation of businesses international accounting practices and regulations securing sustainable business practices and continued trust from all stakeholders ... [-]

MSc in General Management

Campus Full time September 2018 Finland Vaasa

As a student of General Management, you will take your management skills to the next level, whether your background is in business, engineering, or law. You will build a sound basis in the essentials of business and management, while also taking things one step further: we encourage you to combine theories and conceptual tools in innovative ways across the borders of traditional disciplines in order to develop your managerial skills and acquire a broad experience in the business. [+]

Master's studies in General Management

Learn more about studing General Management at Hanken in Vaasa.

As a student of General Management, you will take your management skills to the next level, whether your background is in business, engineering, or law. You will build a sound basis in the essentials of business and management, while also taking things one step further: we encourage you to combine theories and conceptual tools in innovative ways across the borders of traditional disciplines in order to

develop your managerial skills and acquire a broad experience in the business.

In addition, you have the opportunity to specialise in choosing one of three tracks:

Accounting and Commercial Law Marketing, Management & Entrepreneurship Finance ... [-]

MSc in Intellectual Property Law

Campus Full time September 2018 Finland Helsinki

Intellectual Property Law (IPL) is a unique combination of legal and business studies. This specialisation gives you a solid expertise in both areas, as well as an exceptional understanding of today’s markets and the world of intellectual property. The specialisation is carried out in close cooperation with trade and industry, which ensures it remains at the forefront of developments in IP law. [+]

Master's studies in Intellectual Property Law

Learn more about studying IP Law within the Hanken Master's Degree Programme.

Intellectual Property Law (IPL) is a unique combination of legal and business studies. This specialisation gives you a solid expertise in both areas, as well as an exceptional understanding of today’s markets and the world of intellectual property. The specialisation is carried out in close cooperation with trade and industry, which ensures it remains at the forefront of developments in IP law.

Our graduates are equipped with

comprehensive knowledge of the intellectual property laws in Europe and internationally competence in and knowledge of intellectual property rights in a business environment research and analytical skills communication skills independent critical thinking in intellectual property matters ... [-]

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Contact

Hanken School of Economics

Address Arkadiankatu 22
FIN-00101 Helsinki, Finland
Website http://www.hanken.fi/public/
Phone +358 9 431331