Jyväskylä University School of Business and Economics

Course Programme Spring 2018

JSBE International Business Studies Programme: courses taught in English and available for exchange students during spring semester 2018.


This is a preliminary programme and changes are possible.  

Please remember to check the course content and prerequisites from the Korppi system or from the course descriptions (will be available on this website later). Registration for the courses is done in Korppi after your arrival to Jyväskylä.

Admission to JSBE courses

Basic Studies (Bachelor's level)

YTTP2160     Basic Business Studies in Practice  3 ECTS  (Only for students who stay at JSBE for the whole academic year. Prerequisites: 3 of the following courses: YTTP2110, YTTP2120, YTTP2130, YTTP2140, YTTP2150)        

YTTP2110     Introduction to Management and Leadership 5 ECTS ALL

YTTP2130     Introduction to Accounting 5 ECTS  ALL

YTTP2120     Introduction to Marketing   5 ECTS  ALL

Intermediate Studies (Bachelor's level)

YJOA3110    Strategic Management  6 ECTS         

YLAA4110    Corporate Finance 6 ECTS                        


Advanced Studies (Master's Level)

* CEMS2150 Corporate Strategies for Sustainable Business 5 ECTS

* CEMS2160 Sustainable Consumption and Marketing 5 ECTS

* CEMS2170 Environmental Management in Stakeholder Networks 5 ECTS

* CEMS2190 Introduction to International Environmental Law 5 ECTS        UPDATE: NOT available for exchange students

YMAS2120    B to B Relationships and Networks 6 ECTS

YMAS2150    Strategic Marketing in Retail 6 ECTS

* YMAS3120  Digital Marketing Communication 6 ECTS

* YMAS3130  Digital Marketing Management and Planning 6 ECTS   

YJOS4140    Cases in Business Ethics 5 ECTS

YJOS4150    CSR and Governance: Global and Local Perspectives 6 ECTS

YLAS4120    Financial Statement Analysis and Valuation  6 ECTS

* YRIS2120   International Entrepreneurship 5 ECTS

* YRIS2220   Strategic Management of Technology and Innovation 5 ECTS

* YRIS2230   Family Business 5 ECTS

* YRIS2430   Innovative Marketing 5 ECTS

KTTS4140     Derivatives  5 ECTS

KTTS4120     Applied Time Series Analysis for Financial Economics 5 ECTS

KTTS4150     International Finance 5 ECTS


* Courses of the international Master's degree programmes (CEM, DMCC, IBE) are primarily for students of the respective programmes. Exchange students of JSBE can attend the courses if there are free places in the course and the students possess the necessary prerequisites to attend the course in question.

In addition to the lectured courses, there is also the possibility of completing independent study options, which are usually either book exams or written assignments.



JSBE research seminar

Seminar for everyone interested in high quality research in economics and business economics (program).