Study Path: International Business and Logistics, 60 cr


60 cr


The 60 cr Open study path of International Business and Logistics includes the following 1st year courses of the International Business and Logistics degree curriculum:

FALL 2017 (35 cr)

Business Accounting LX00BX56-3013, 5 cr
Business Mathematics and Statistics LX00BX57-3013, 5 cr
Economics LX00BX49-3007, 5 cr
Gateway to Business Studies LX00BX53-3013, 5 cr
Information Technology and Enterprise Resource Planning LX00BX48-3014, 5 cr
Logistics and Supply Chain Management LX00BX58-3013, 5 cr
Marketing LX00CG40-3009, 5 cr

SPRING 2018 (25 cr)

Business Law and Logistics LX00CI07-, 5 cr
Communication for Global Business LX00BX54-, 5 cr
Finance LX00BX47-, 5 cr
Foundations of Management LX00BX50-, 5 cr
International Markets and Business Practice LX00BX75-, 5 cr

The study path does not include practical training.

You'll find the detailed course contents in the Study Guide.

Proceeding in the studies requires that the courses are carried out in order. If the student does not pass some courses, it may prevent proceeding in the path studies and prevent participation in some courses. In such cases, Metropolia is not obliged to offer compensatory studies or alternative completion methods. Such cases do not entitle to any refunds in terms of Open UAS payments.

Study Skills and Language Requirements

Open UAS students are not required to have a previous degree or work experience. However, they must have sufficient study and language skills. Please read more about the required skills.

In International Business and Logistics Open study path students are required to master English on level C1 (see Europass: European language levels). 

Beginning and Timing of the Studies

Open Study Path students study together with degree students and the studies are full-time. The studies are organized mainly on weekdays between 8 am - 4 pm and most of the courses require active attendance. The minimum attendance is course specific. The studies are placed on terms:

  • Fall term: begins 21.8.2017 and ends 15.12.2017
  • Spring term: begins15.1.2018 and ends 11.5.2018

The studies begin in with a common info for Open study path students (time will be notified later). The info is obligatory. After the info, the studies continue according to course schedules.

More information will be sent to students approximately two weeks before the beginning.

Principal teaching premises: Leiritie 1, Vantaa

Teaching language


Study Methods, Completion Methods and Assessment

Course specific

Open Study Path Places

15 Open Study Path places


900 €

The price will be charged in two equal payments. The fall payment will be charged in the beginning of the fall term and the spring term payment in the beginning of spring term. Please read carefully the Open study path cancellation terms.

More Information

Questions related to the course contents of the study path:
Anu Luoma, Study Coordinator
Phone number

During the studies, the contact person for individual courses is always the course specific teacher.

General practical questions (e.g. enrolment):
040 152 4017

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