Mission and Vision

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The mission and vision statements of Hanken School of Economics.


Mission statement

The mission of Hanken is to create new knowledge and educate responsible professionals for the global economy and changing society through

» research characterised by high academic quality and corporate-world relevance

» research-based education providing graduates and executive education participants with an ability to think analytically and critically in order to act in the continually changing global environment

» both embracing the national responsibility for educating business graduates fluent in Swedish and offering programmes for international students

» integrating ethics, responsibility, and sustainability in all its activities

» a high degree of internationalisation in spirit, content, and actions.

All activities are characterised by the Nordic values of equality, openness and integrity, and a commitment to high quality and continuous improvement.


Vision statement

The vision of Hanken is to be an internationally highly regarded research-driven, stand-alone business school responding to global business and societal challenges innovatively and responsibly.