MBA programme allows participants to develop their entrepreneurial management competences to become successful top managers in international companies.
The programme is specially designed for participants from the Baltic states and Scandinavia.
The programme provides a good blend of theoretical knowledge combined with practical results-oriented training.
Participants' professional development is supported by a coach, who will work with the participant one on one throughout his/her MBA studies.
The programme is delivered by the largest and most international School of Business and Governance in Estonia.
It provides numerous opportunities for start-up businesses, various business model competitions and international summer schools.
A company based problem-solving project is an integral part of the curriculum. It is compiled during the studies and will be extended into a master’s thesis.
The programme can be completed within 1.5 years.
The programme offers flexibility: it is taught in 3-day sessions that are held once a month, which allows participants to live and work outside Estonia.
General studies - provide knowledge about the components of international business environment and trends in the global business.
Core studies - include an overview of business information systems, integration of systems and analysis of business processes; acquire knowledge and skills in marketing and leadership.
Special studies - provide knowledge of financial and managerial accounting as well as general knowledge of financial management and analysis to enable successful evaluation of business ideas and support growth of the value of the company.
Master’s thesis - students get an experience of preparing an independent research paper dealing with and solving a practical business administration problem, and skills for applying theoretical knowledge to solving practical issues on the level of academic master's degree.
The Master of Business Administration (MBA) is designed to advance the careers of the individuals interested in entrepreneurial management. The qualification lends itself to a variety of careers and is a substantial investment which will most certainly be reflected in degree holders’ increased earnings potential. MBA graduates have gained skills in strategic decision making, enhanced their leadership abilities and are highly adaptable to ever-changing business environments. MBA is a versatile and valuable degree, which allows you to choose between different career paths – it all depends on your goals, aspirations, skills, and interests.
Students for TalTech international study programmes are admitted based on the admission threshold. An online interview will be conducted only with the candidates who have passed the preliminary evaluation. The maximum score for the online application (CV) and the interview is 10 points. An applicant who receives a minimum of 5 points is admitted.
Programme specific requirements
Bachelor's degree or equivalentCandidates with a background in engineering, IT, science or economics are welcome to apply.
In order to qualify for the studies at Tallinn University of Technology, an applicant has to have at least 60% of the highest possible CGPA.
Work experienceIt is necessary to have at least 3 years of work experience as a middle manager or a specialist.
Please note that for candidates who are employed at a company situated outside of EU, it is also mandatory to present an official statement certifying employee status, together with contact details of the employer for the purpose of carrying out an online referral interview.
Preference will be given to candidates who expect to remain actively employed throughout the studies.
Note! When applying and filling out the online application form in DreamApply, please describe your work experience and previous education in details as this form is being assessed as to your CV. Include information about the study programmes you have completed, where and when did you study; list your work experience, where and in which positions you have worked, include key responsibilities, give the timeline of your work experience.
Topics covered during the interview:
Previous education, work experience, career and their connection with the Entrepreneurial Management MBA programme.
Motivation to study on the programme, the aim of the studies and reasons for choosing this programme including alternatives.
How does passing the Entrepreneurial Management MBA programme contribute to your personal career?
Duration of the interview is 10-15 minutes.
GRE General Test
In order to apply a candidate is required to present a Test-taker Score Report of the GRE General Test. The test has to be completed but there is no threshold score required for this programme.
An applicant must upload the Score Report to the online application system and order the score to be sent electronically directly to TalTech by the Educational Testing Service. GRE Designated Institution (DI) Code for Tallinn University of Technology is 5019.
Please find more information about the GRE General Test here: https://www.ets.org/gre/