Management and Entrepreneurship in Small Business

7.5 credits

The course offers an introduction to management and entrepreneurship from a small business perspective. The point of departure for the course is the particular challenges that small businesses face in a glocal context. During the course you will explore the role of small businesses in the society, the characteristics of small business management and the everyday practices of small business owners. The course helps you develop an understanding of the entrepreneurial processes and managerial practices associated with starting and running a small business.


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!