MGIMO — Linnaeus University (Sweden) Double Master’s Degree In Management

The Russian-Swedish Dual Master’s Degree program was opened in September 2013, awarding students two Master Degrees for two years of study:

  • Master of Art in Management from MGIMO
  • Master of Science in Business Administration from Linnaeus University.

The key goal of the program is to increase the number of qualified graduates in the area of Management and Business Administration.

During the first year students study at MGIMO at Moscow and during the second — at Linnaeus University in Sweden.

Linnaeus University strives to be one of the leaders nationally, known for its strong international profile. It offers a rigorous educational experience due to its close relations with both national and transnational corporations and practically-oriented approach to an academic process. The cornerstone of the joint program is an unprecedented combination of empirical research on campus and internship in private sector.

The program provides students with an unprecedented opportunity to choose one of three specializations during the second year of study at Linnaeus University:

  • Marketing
  • International Business Strategy
  • Leadership and Management in International Contexts
  • Business Process and Supply Chain Management
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Tourism and Sustainability

The second year of the program at Linnaeus University is going to be financially supported by the Kamprad Family Foundation for Entrepreneurship, Research and Charity. Scholarship will cover tuition fees, application fees, accommodation costs and cost for course literature for the second year of study in Sweden.

After completing the one-year Master program «Management of Foreign Economic Activity and Modern Marketing Technologies» at MGIMO students are expected to continue study at Linnaeus University in their second year.


Required documents

  • specialist and bachelor degree diplomas in Economics/ Management/ Commerce/ Business Administration
  • proficiency in the English language (at least 79–80 for TOEFL or 6,5 for IELTS);
  • completed University application form,
  • copy of official transcript from college and graduate school attended,
  • two recommendation letters,
  • motivation letter.


Polina Galushko
+7 495 229-54-35
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