Industrial Management, MEng. - Master of Engineering - Helsinki Metropolia UAS
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Industrial Management, Master's Program

Degree: Master of Engineering
Duration: 1 year
Extent: 60 ECTS
Study places: 30
Campus: Bulevardi 31, Helsinki

Next application period:
16 March - 6 April 2016

Application instructions

What you will study

In Metropolia’s Industrial Management Master’s program you will study:

  • Industrial management - Finland and the global business
  • Strategic management, innovation and ventures
  • Service business management and performance management
  • Global operations, processes, challenges and solutions
  • Customer orientation, co-creation and business modeling
  • People business, knowledge business: work climate, work engagement
  • Sales, ‘new marketing’ and promise management
  • Leadership skills: leading self, teams and organizations
  • Communication skills and intercultural awareness for the global context.

You will be instructed by excellent staff and about 20 experts coming from business and academia. The studies are intergrated into real-life business projects that allow you to study while working.

Join the network of peers coming from interesting companies such as Kone, Konecranes, NSN, Metso, IBM, ABB, Ahlsell, Effecte, Ericsson, Itella, Teliasonera, public organizations and a number of small and medium-sized companies.

Why study with us?

Read more on what makes Metropolia Master's degree special.

How you will study

Our agile learning mode offers you support as you are on the move:

  • Business learning: interactive lectures, expert workshops & research clinics
  • Face-to-face consultancy with experienced faculty members: ample opportunity for advice, development and help
  • Multichannel learning: variety of learning modes
  • Online: course material & communication
  • Audio/video/virtual opportunities
  • No examinations, instead: assignments, discussion leaders, Master's Thesis
  • Active community of learners: a lively, vibrant community of students as professionals in their fields - for learning, networking, innovating and enjoying studies together!

This is how Industrial Management Master's students study (pdf).

Student's stories and expectations

Content of Industrial Management Master's 2015-2016

Are you interested in learning more about our courses? Look at the videos below.


Customers and Business models
Course II
See videos - Johanna Vesterinen
& Merja Fischer
Performance Management
Course V
See videos - Jari Laine
& Veijo Kyösti
Strategic Management
Course IV
See video - Dr. Thomas Rohweder
Leadership, Learning Organizations
and Competence Management

Course VI
See video - Dr. Leenamaija Otala

Professional Competence

see video - Dr. Marjatta Huhta
Master's Thesis
see video - Dr. Marjatta Huhta

Schedule for IM Master's

Autumn 2015


Spring 2016

The autumn term includes 6 courses
(30 credits) and preparation
for Master's Thesis
  • You will study on weeks 36 - 51
    (for 3,5 months)
  • Each Friday 9 - 4 p.m. and
    Thursday 2 - 7 p.m.
  • Note, on 4 weeks you will study on Saturdays instead of Thursdays.
    These are weeks 36, 39, 41 and 47.
  The spring term includes the
completion of your Master's Thesis
(30 credits)
  • You will study on 2-3 Fridays
    each month (for Research Clinics and writing workshops)
  • Final Seminar: 28 - 29 April 2016
  • Graduation: end of May 2016



Studying at Metropolia

Student Stories

Read more what our current and former students have to say about their studies at Metropolia.

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