Creative Sustainability, Master of Science (Economics and Business Administration)

Study Discipline: Business Administration
Study Programme Details
City: Otaniemi
Country: Finland
Admission Sessions: Autumn Session
Study Format: Full Time
Mode of Study: Fully on Site

Programme Type

Master's degree


24 Months

Scholarship Available




About this Study Course

Embark on a transformative journey with the Master of Science in Creative Sustainability (CS) program, a beacon of innovation and collaboration. Designed to equip students with the skills to tackle global sustainability challenges through business, CS unites diverse backgrounds under a common goal. Immerse yourself in creative solutions, hands-on methodologies, and shared values that define this program. Graduates emerge as catalysts for change, well-prepared for leadership roles that leverage business acumen to achieve the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).


Sustainability is more than a goal; it’s a systemic challenge that demands interdisciplinary collaboration. Established in 2010, the Master’s Programme in Creative Sustainability (CS) fills the void of a truly multidisciplinary learning environment. It beckons students to bring diverse perspectives and innovative ideas to the forefront of global challenges. Operating at the intersection of business, design, and materials and chemical engineering, CS provides an international and collaborative platform. Join a community committed to driving sustainable change on a global scale.

Admission Requirements

  • Hold a bachelor’s degree equivalent to 180 ECTS credits or three years of full-time study.
  • Ensure the degree provides eligibility for master’s degree studies at a university in the awarding country.
  • IELTS Academic: Overall score of 6.5, with a writing score of 5.5.
  • TOEFL iBT (Internet-based Test): Minimum score of 92, with a writing score of 22.
  • Pearson Test of English Academic (PTE A): Achieve a score of 62, with a writing score of 54.

The two-year CS programme at the School of Business comprises a total of 120 ECTS credits, divided between compulsory joint Creative Sustainability studies, Management studies, elective studies which may include a freely chosen minor subject, and a Master’s thesis.

15 000 euros per academic year.

Future Career Outcomes

Graduates of the Creative Sustainability program pave the way for a sustainable future. From Sustainability Consultants to Circular Economy Specialists, CSR Managers, Sustainable Innovation Analysts, and Green Product Developers, they contribute to transformative change. The program fosters a vision of sustainability that extends beyond business, creating leaders who make a lasting impact.

Visa Requirements:

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