Middle Management and Business Administration


The aim of the program is to increase your competitive skills on the labour market by offering you knowledge in different areas concerning Middle Management and Business Administration and also a deeper insight in your personal key competences.

The program offers you a possibility to take part in an education where many important areas regarding Middle Management in Business Administration are handled. Our aim is to give you the competencies you need so that you can lead and develop your own team or your own unit as well as in the private and the public sector. The program also gives you an understanding of good management in Finnish organizations.


The program is intended for people with a Bachelor or Master of Science degree and are unemployed or threatened by unemployment. The language of the program is English why it’s important that you understand the language both spoken and written. 16 participants will be granted enrollment in the program.


The education program takes place during four months, of which about 7 weeks will be classroom studies and about 10 weeks will be distance or self-studies. The classroom studies consist of lectures, group works and discussions. Within the distance studies you will work with individual or group tasks that will be reported both orally and in writing. During the education you will also work with your final report on your personal management development or Business Planning. Your final report will be presented to the other participants at the end of the program.  


The education starts on September the 26th 2017 and ends on January the 26th 2018. The classroom studies take place on weekdays between 9:15 am and 4:00 pm at the Hanken Campus on Biblioteksgatan 16 (Kirjastokatu 16) in Vaasa.  


  • Middle Management and Leadership             
  • Business Administration   
  • Project Management
  • How to find a job in Finland                              
  • Communication and Self Awareness
  • Law in Practice
  • Future oriented Management
  • Final Report

HANKEN Executive Education in Vaasa, Åsa Hämäläinen, phone: 040 3521 748, asa.hamalainen@hanken.fi  
HANKEN Executive Education in Vaasa, Yvonne Högholm, phone: 040 3521 720, yvonne.hogholm@hanken.fi   

Jobline 0295 020 713, Mon- Fri 9 a.m. to 4.15 p.m. Welcome to contact the national telephone service Jobline. We provide information in English.


You can apply to the program through the application form found at the homepage of the TE-services www.te-services.fi (bank codes required for identification of the applicant). Fill in the application form carefully.

Final date for application 6.10.2017. Interviews will be held at the TE-services’ Vaasa-office. You will be invited to the interviews by mail or text-message.