8 life lessons from the football fields to Business School

by Jorge Alexandre da Cunha EBA year 1 For the past 14 years of my life, I´ve been a football coach. I remember choosing going towards this career when I was probably only 15 years old, so I was a kid then with no knowledge whatsoever of the real world. The journey has been –…

Alumni greetings from Singapore

Aliisa Wolf EBA10; graduated 2014 My journey started in 2013 with my EBA internship. At the end of my exchange year in La Rochelle, I was accepted for a 6-month internship in a global IT transformation program. The company, Allianz Technology based in Munich, is the internal IT service provider of the Allianz Group, a…

Entrepreneurship & Innovation- a COIL Project with HWR Berlin

“Many students in my class had never been to Germany before the course, so it was an excellent chance for us to view life from a different perspective and participate in a good student exchange without being away from Finland for too long.” The Hochschule für Wirtschaft und Recht Berlin (HWR Berlin) is a valued…

Metropoliabiz Students Vibes: Shweta and Zoi

Before applying for studying at Metropolia, Shweta had studied at an International High School in Vantaa. Although she is now a Metropolia student, Shweta said that Metropolia was actually not her first choice when choosing the university in which to continue her studies. In fact, her intention was to get admitted to Haaga Helia or…

Student Experience Faye Zaldivar: Surviving The Beginnings of IBL

Surviving The Beginnings of IBL: The Realistic Way From a bright, warm summer to a fall full of assignments, deadlines and new faces! This is the reality every first-year business student must face: a completely new environment in a new school surrounded by strangers. It sounds like a nightmare, doesn’t it? However, there is no…