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 8-10 September 2022. We will start on Thursday, September 8th 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. Structure of the curriculum and the final timetable of the contact studies will be released soon.

Program of Induction Days

If you join us online (ATTN: MORNING CLASS, September 8th, 2022) please log in to the personal Webex room of Rosmeriany Nahan-Suomela Other introduction classes, please join each instructor's webex personal room. 

September 8, 2022. 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 Services - Annika Näsman
10.15-10.45: International activities at Novia – Mai Stenblad
10.45-11.30: Library service and academic databases – Carina Engblom
11.30-12.30: Lunch break

Introduction lectures (all courses). Place: Wolffintie/Wolffskavägen 33, room R 408, 4th floor
12.30-14.00 Academic Reading and Writing: Rosmeriany Nahan-Suomela
14.15-17.00 Self Leadership and Personal Development: Outi Ihanainen-Rokio

September 9, 2022. 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: Organizational Development: Outi Ihanainen-Rokio
14.00-14.15: Coffee break
14.15-17.00: Organizational Development continued with Outi
18.00-20.00: Togetherness. Free time

September 10, 2022. Place: Wolffintie/Wolffskavägen 33, room R 408, 4th floor

09.00-12.00: Financial Analysis: Suzana Vasconcelos Tavares
12.00-13-00: Lunch break


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:



Even during vacation, you can reach one of our student affairs officers at this e-mail