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  • 36 months
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Overview

The Business Administration (Hons) programme at European School of Economics focusses on innovation, creativity and leadership, making it a varied and challenging journey towards awareness of one’s own professional skills and abilities.

A grouping of essential core subjects are uniquely combined with the study of a language, two integral internship placements, integrative workshops and the choice of three specialisations in management, marketing and finance. 

A distinctive constellation of interlocking subjects ensures that each student receives the knowledge and the analytical, creative and quantitative expertise needed to be able to manage people, resources and information in a dynamic business environment. With these key skills ESE students are more attractive to employers, and know how to enable companies to achieve their goals and objectives in the private, public and non-profit sectors.

Students will also have the added advantage of being able to pursue the BSc in Business Administration in any of the ESE campuses, whether London, Madrid, Milan, Florence or Rome. They will have the unique opportunity to transfer between campuses on a per term or per year basis, experiencing the same programme in multiple international contexts and cultures.

Key Components of the BSc in Business Administration

  • A choice of three specialisations – Management, Marketing, Finance
  • Two internship placements selected  from companies worldwide
  • The possibility of transferring between campuses in London, Milan, Florence and Rome on a per term or per year basis
  • Compact class sizes which enable faculty to provide the individual attention needed to help you discover your special skills and succeed in your chosen pathway
  • Starting dates in September and January
  • Academic credit for foreign language modules which will increase employability
  • Additional  workshops and guest lectures that provide the knowledge, skills, practice for maximum personal and academic development

Graduates from the BSc in Business Administration possess:

  • Strong analytical skills and the capability to identify and assess strategic opportunities that may benefit an organisation in both the domestic and international market
  • A solid understanding of the global business environment, trading systems, and geo and socio-political influences on investments, trade, and the economic landscape
  • The flexibility and creativity needed to address challenges presented by a rapidly changing international business environment
  • Cross-cultural communication skills, which will enable a graduate to manage people, resources and information across cultural boundaries
  • ESE´s unique business philosophy rooted in concepts of wholeness and integrity, which guide the student towards increased level of self-awarness and responsibility
  • Excellent preparation for postgraduate study
  • A truly international experience with students from around the world and with six campuses to choose from; an invaluable opportunity to learn, network and make friends for life

Detailed Programme Facts

  • More details:

    ESE practices rolling admissions, and therefore accepts applications for review throughout the academic year on a first-come, first-serve basis.

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 36 months
  • Credits
    180 ECTS
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus
  • More information Go to the programme website

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Introduction to Management
  • Economics for Business
  • Quantitative Methods for Business
  • Introduction to Business
  • Introduction to Accounting and Finance
  • Introduction to Marketing
  • Language
  • Internship

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    6

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  • Minimum required score:

    79

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General Requirements

  • Completed Online Application form
    • Official copy of the school leaving certificate or diploma. All non-English documents must be officially translated.
    • Official copy of the secondary school transcripts
    • One Recommendation Letter
    • 6.0 IELTS, 79 IBT TOEFL or 213 CBT TOEFL or Pearson English Qualification (TOEFL cannot be used for VISA PURPOSE in UK)
    • Photocopy of Passport/ ID document
    • Four photographs (passport-sized)

    Applications arriving without the appropriate fee will not be considered.

This programme is taught in different countries. Which country are you interested in?

Tuition Fee

  • International

    16000 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 16000 EUR per year and a duration of 36 months.
  • EU/EEA

    16000 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 16000 EUR per year and a duration of 36 months.
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Milan, Rome, Florence & Madrid Campuses

  • Tuition: € 16.000,00/year

London Campus

  • Tuition: £ 19.000,00/year

Living costs

  • London, United Kingdom

    1137 - 2160 GBP/month
    Living Costs
  • Milano, Italy

    850 - 1450 EUR/month
    Living Costs
  • Madrid, Spain

    745 - 1260 EUR/month
    Living Costs
  • Roma, Italy

    850 - 1450 EUR/month
    Living Costs
  • Florence, Italy

    850 - 1300 EUR/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

ESE encourages students – both undergraduate and postgraduate – to come to the European School of Economics regardless of their financial circumstances. The scholarships ESE offers enable prospective students to receive reductions on tuition. No reduction is allowed on the Registration Fee and/or on other applicable fees. 

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