Management and Entrepreneurship in a Glocal Context

30 credits

The full-semester course in Management and Entrepreneurship in a Glocal Context consists of four different course modules: Management and Entrepreneurship in Small Business, Leadership Theories, Global Strategic Management and Corporate Social Responsibility.

The purpose of the full-semester course is to give the students:

• deeper knowledge of classical as well as contemporary leadership theories

• understanding of the entrepreneurial processes and managerial practices associated with starting and running a small business

• knowledge of business development, management and entrepreneurship in companies acting on a local as well as on a global scale

• understanding of corporations in relation to globalization, ethics and sustainability


Linnaeus University’s campus is located roughly 15 minutes with bicycle from the city centre. Campus is like a small society in its own right, with the university, student accommodation and student life all in one place. Everything happens on campus – here you become part of a creative knowledge environment and an eventful student life.

What will you find when exploring Växjö? There is a great selection of restaurants and cosy cafés. There is a large lake in the city centre, beautiful nature is always nearby. Many students enjoy the combination of the city centre in Växjö and life on campus. This is where your dream of the future begins!