Bachelor’s programme in International Business

BSc in International Business | 3 years | 180 credits

Programme structure

The overall programme architecture will enable both breadth and deep to your studies. The first two years contain a wealth of important topics related to international business. You can customise semester 5 according to your own preferences. Semester 6 deepens your knowledge and contributes to progress within your major – international business. Most courses run in parallel.


Semester 1 Semester 2
The Firm in a Historical Setting (5 credits)
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Microeconomic Theory with Applications (10 credits)
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Introduction to International Business (5 credits)
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Financial Economics (5 credits)
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Business Statistics (5 credits)
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Organization and Leadership (5 credits)
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Financial Accounting (7,5 credits)
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Management Control Systems (5 credits)
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International Marketing (7,5 credits)
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Managing Digitalisation (5 credits)
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Semester 3 Semester 4
International Business Law (7,5 credits) Innovation and Entrepreneurship (7,5 credits)
Fundamentals of Business Analytics (7,5 credits) Corporate Finance (7,5 credits)
Macroeconomics (10 credits) Business Ethics and Sustainability (5 credits)
International Economics (5 credits) Research Methods for IB (5 credits)
  Cross-cultural Teams and Project Management (5 cr)
Semester 5 Semester 6
Electives (30 credits) International Business Strategy (15 credits)
- International exchange studies, or
- Internship, or
- Elective courses at LUSEM/Lund University
International Degree Project (15 credits)
The project is written in a small team

Please note: Some course labels might be modified during 2016-2017.