Business Management

The Degree Programme in Business Management in English is offered at Laurea Leppävaara and Laurea Otaniemi. Please note the Degree programme in Business Management at Laurea Otaniemi is not open for application in 2014.  

A degree in business management prepares students for a career in business. You acquire a broad understanding of business in various industry sectors and gain practical knowledge of all the basic functions of business.As a Bachelor of Business Administration you will contribute to the profitable operation of companies and organisations.  

Your competence area will include the development, provision and marketing of customer-centered services. Financial management of operations and knowledge of regulations that guide the operations will also play a key role in your tasks.  

In addition to practical skills, a business administration specialist is also able to study and analyse the business environment. A Bachelor of Business Administration knows how to make use of changes and draw on information about the future, plan and market customer-centered services and act in projects and lead them. 

Business administration expertise is needed in helping companies and organisations to make a profit and to develop operations in a responsible manner. A Bachelor of Business Administration may work and apply his or her expertise as an entrepreneur or an employee.
The degree programme involves working together with companies and organisations.   

For more information about studies in the Degree Programme in Business Management offered at Laurea Leppävaara, see description and curriculum at our Study Guide or contact the Head of Student Affairs Mari Koski,
mari.koski (a) 

Core competence imparted by the degree

 The core competence modules in degree programme in Business Management are

  • Competence in Business and Entrepreuneurship

  • Developing Competence in Business and Entrepreuneurship 

  • Service Innocation Developer

  • Expert in a Work Community

  • Expert in Development and Workplace Innovation




Bachelors degree
Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA)

Duration of studies
210 cr, 3.5 years

In which unit can I study?
Laurea Leppävaara
Laurea Otaniemi


 How to apply


 Application form


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