Study requirements for management and international business

Majors: management, international business
Responsible person: Vesa Puhakka

Total: 50 credits

Field specific studies 46 credits:

  • Doctoral Training Plan 3 credits
  • Research plan and seminar, seminar 1 credit
  • Business theory and thought 6 credits
  • Major specific studies
  1. Method and field specific studies at least 24 credits
  2. Teaching tasks 0-4 credits (when the student has passed a course 920005J Basics of University Pedagogy for Doctoral Students 2 credits, or equivalent studies)


General and transferrable skills studies 4 credits:

  • Introduction to UniOGS 1 credit
  • Research ethics 2 credits
  • Follow-up group meetings and reports 1 credit


Additional information:

  1. Students may be required to take up to 0-30 credits of bridging studies (when student has an university degree, in other cases up to 60 credits may be required)
  2. Recommendations of specific courses can be found from Oulu Business School’s doctoral study guide



Last updated: 27.9.2016