Digital Business and Management

We are pleased to welcome you to study the Master's degree programme in Digital Business and Management at Novia University of Applied Sciences. 

Study start

Induction into the studies will be held on September 9-11, 2021. We will start on Thursday, September 9 at 8:15 am in room R316, 3rd floor. Place: Wolffintie/Wolffskavägen 33, Vaasa.

We recommend you to attend the introduction days so that you can meet staff and your classmates, learn about each other and get essential information that you will need to proceed with your studies. Don’t forget to bring your original school and work certificates upon your arrival. If you have questions regarding your arrival in Finland, please check the links on the website regarding general information for new students.

Schedule for contact studies

The programme is organized as full-time and part-time studies which will include contact and distance studies. The contact studies will take place once a month for part-time studies and every second week for full-time studies. Here is the structure of the curriculum and the timetable of the contact studies.

Program of Induction Days

If you join us online (ATTN: MORNING CLASS, September 9, 2021) please log in to my personal webex room Other introduction classes, please join each instructor's webex personal room. 

September 9, 2021. Place: Wolffintie/Wolffskavägen. 33, room R 316, 3rd floor

08:15-8.45: Morning coffee – “GREET and MEET” - Rosmeriany Nahan-Suomela & Annika Näsman
8.45-9.30: IT Service at Novia UAS. Learning Platform and Study Portal - Linda Jönn
9.30-10.15: Introduction to studies at Novia, Student Service - Annika Näsman
10.15-10.45: International activities at Novia – Katja Bonäs
10.45-11.30: Library service and academic databases – Carina Engblom
11.30-12.30: Lunch
Introduction lectures (all courses). Place: Wolffintie/Wolffskavägen 33, room R 408, 4th floor
12.30-14.00 Academic Reading and Writing: Rosmeriany Nahan-Suomela
14.15-16.00 Public Speaking: Peter Björkroth 

September 10, 2021. Place: Wolffintie/Wolffskavägen. 33, room R 408, 4th floor

09.00-11.30: Digital tools for business: Linda Jönn
11.30-12.30: Lunch break
12.30-14.00: Business Communication: part I – Strategic Business Communication (online)
14.00-14.15: Coffee break
14.15-16.00: Organizational Development
18.00-20.00: Togetherness. Free time

September 11, 2021. Place: Wolffintie/Wolffskavägen 33, room R 408, 4th floor

09.00-14.00: Financial Analysis
14.15-16.00: Self Knowledge and Personal Development: Rosmeriany Nahan-Suomela


If you have any questions about the studies, please do not hesitate to contact undersigned.

Questions regarding admission practicalities can be directed to Novia Admissions Services:

Head of Degree Programme: 
Student Affairs Officer