One-year MBA


Our innovative one-year MBA programme helps you to grow professionally and personally independent of where you stand in your career and your life. We will help you find balance among professional, educational and personal goals. 

Why choose this programme? 

  • Build a strong foundation in key areas of business
  • Learn and grow with peers
  • Navigate through the latest management tools

Earn your MBA without interrupting your professional life. You can choose a slower pace or find an accelerated option to best suit your personal and professional needs.

Click here for a two-year MBA programme


Studies in English Studies in estonian

Study language



Start of studies

Bootcamp and first study

session August 2023

Bootcamp: 13-14 January

First study session 21-22 January


I semester: August 2023 - January 2024

II semester: January 2024-June 2024

I semester:  January 2023-June 2023

II semester: August 2023-January 2024

Admission interview

In English

In Estonian

Study format

Every second week

Fri-Sat 10.00-17.15

Every second week

Fri-Sat 10.00-17.15

Admission interview

1 February 2023 1 October 2022




I semester                                                             

  • Financial and Managerial Accounting 6 ECTS
  • Corporate Finance 6 ECTS
  • Strategic Management and Innovation 6 ECTS
  • Managing People and Organisations 6 ECTS
  • Leadership and Ethics 3 ECTS
  • Marketing and Sales 3 ECTS
  • Graduation Capstone I: Coaching 2 ECTS

    Total: 32 ECTS


II semester

  • Managerial Economics 3 ECTS
  • Emerging Technologies for Business 6 ECTS
  • Operations and Project Management 6 ECTS
  • Graduation Capstone II:
    Management Game (Dynama) 5 ECTS
  • Graduation Capstone III:
    Theoretical Quiz on core studies 3 ECTS
  • Graduation Capstone IV: Case study exam 3 ECTS
  • Graduation Capstone V: Mentoring Practice 2 ECTS
    Total: 28 ECTS
Important dates

The start of admission round for the study year 2023/2024.  






The application deadline for non-EU applicants in DreamApply.


*Deadlines for applicants from Estonia and Finland.



The application deadline for EU applicants and applicants from Turkey, Ukraine, USA, Canada, Japan, and Kazakhstan.


*Deadlines for applicants from Estonia and Finland.

Suitable candidate:

  • Holds a non-business master's degree, 240 ECTS bachelor's degree or an equivalent qualification
  • Has at least 3 years of management or team-lead experience. We value both people and process management experience. Please include this information in your CV
  • Holds sufficient proficiency in English (B2). We offer some courses both in English and Estonian but we expect you to be ready to study in English
  • Demonstrates their drive in a catchy application
  • Completes admission interview at EBS


If you are excited about our program and wish to learn from and contribute to EBS community then you are ready to apply. Here you will find a detailed explanation of the admission process to EBS and admission requirements.



Admission information

All the admission information can be found here.
Requirements Here you will find a detailed explanation of programme specific requirements and frequently asked questions about the admission.
How to apply?

Find the step by step guide for applying here


The application enables you to introduce yourself to the admission committee and give the first impression of you. EBS is committed to creating an international learning environment and valuing students with different cultural backgrounds.  

International applicants:

Apply in DreamApply



   Estonian applicants:

Apply in SAIS

Tuition and financing options

Please find the tuition fees for study year 2022/2023 here.

  • EU residents can pay the tuition fee either by semester or divide it up to two installments per semester (35 EUR processing fee applies for installments)

  • Non-EU residents must pay the tuition fee in full for the whole program.

If you are a resident or a holder of a long-term residence permit in the Republic of Estonia you can pay in several installments by using Study investment.


EBS awards the Scholarships to Bachelor, Master´s and Doctoral first-year students, whose previous academic achievements, study motivation, social engagement and ambition are considered particularly worth recognition.  EBS awards scholarships to the applicants, who enrich the learning experience of their fellow students.  


All the applicants, who have received the positive admission decision (conditional acceptance or acceptance) are considered for outstanding applicants scholarship.


How to apply for the scholarship:

  • when applying for the scholarship you are given a case study to solve. This creative task will require you to demonstrate your management competencies as well as your ability to analyse information.
  • please find the case study here.
  • the length of the case study solution is maximum 1 A4. 
  • to apply the solution has to be sent to by 1st of August

Criteria for the scholarship:

  • when awarding the scholarship submitted application (in SAIS/DreamApply) and the results of the admission interview are also considered. The evaluation criteria: motivation, ambition, argumentation.
  • the scholarship is awarded for one academic year and is the partial or full refund of the tuition fee.
  • the scholarships will be awarded by the 5th of August.