Stockholm School of Economics in Riga - Economics and Business - Bachelor's undergraduate

Economics and Business
Last updated on:2020-11-23
Type of study programmeBachelor degree
DegreeBachelor of Science (B.Sc.) in Economics and Business
Licence/accreditationStudy programme accredited until 30-Jun-2021
Duration3 years
Study typeFull-time
Credit points120 (ECTS: 180)
Study languageEnglish (EN)
Study arrangementsDuring studies international students join groups of local students that follow the study program in English.
Fees6250 EUR per year or EUR 4150 per year for students from Latvia, Lithuania, Estonia (2020)
GrantsSSE Riga offers a number of scholarships for the students with scholarship funds coming from a variety of sources including SSE Riga, SSE Riga Foundation and the SSE Riga Alumni Association. Please read about the various options of financial aid here.
Study programme descriptionThe aim of the programme is to offer state-of-the-art education in business and economics contributing to the economic and social development of the region.

Studies are organised in the form of lectures and seminars. In nearly every subject there are assignments, reports or project works to be done in groups or individually. Main study courses offered include Economics, Finance, Marketing and Entrepreneurship. The study course allows students to get a wider perspective and have more career options after graduation. At the beginning of the final year of studies, students should choose two out of four specialisation courses offered. Students in this programme acquire knowledge of economics and business. Apart from academic knowledge students obtain the skills of working in project teams.

The graduates of this programme are employed in a wide range of sectors, including finance, banking, real estate, auditing and consulting, IT and telecommunications, advertising and media, government, manufacturing and construction, and education and research. A number of graduates become entrepreneurs: some of them practice entrepreneurship as students while others join the corporate world first and then start their own business.
Study programme
RequirementsA secondary school education completed by July 2021 or earlier.
Minimum grades in Mathematics and English: 7 on a scale of 10, or equivalent on a comparable scale.
State examination results in Mathematics and English are required. Results of state centralized exam in English can be replaced with other international English tests, please see the comparison and rating of results here.
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Strēlnieku iela 4a, Riga, LV-1010, Latvia
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