Meet our co-workers The Department of Business Studies The Department of Business Studies was formally inaugurated inbut carries a tradition of Business Studies at the University dating back to the 18th century.
Ekonomikum, the name of the building where the Department is located, alludes to Anders Berch, who in became Sweden's first Business professor iurisprudentiae, oeconomiae et commerciorum professor, i. This made him the fourth scholar ever appointed as professor in Business Studies in the world.
In dating site uppsala times, Berch had a building in Uppsala at his disposal which he called Theatrum Oeconomicum. The name of the new building for the Economic sciences, rendered into Swedish as Ekonomikum, thus symbolises Uppsala's heritage in Business education and research.
In the subject of Commercial Law became a part of the Department, and in Campus Gotland merged with Uppsala University and the Department further expanded.
Courses and Programmes are offered both as online courses and campus courses, both on Campus Uppsala and on Campus Gotland. Researchers, teachers and students collaborate through their work with executive education, research collaborations, student theses, internships and active participation in public debate.