Reflections on our first semester

As she wrapped up the first semester of her European Business Administration studies, first year EBA student Laura Hämäläinen wrote: Congratulations fellow business students, we made it! We survived the first semester of our studies, give yourselves a pat on the back. Hopefully, everyone found a way to unwind from school during the well-deserved break…

Yara’s valedictorian speech June 2022

At the business school graduation in June 2022, Yara Khoshnaw from IBL was chosesn as one of the valedictorians to give a speech. Here is her speech in full. Thank you Yara and we wish you all the best for your career. Dear graduates, guests and all of Metropolia staff   My name is Yara and…

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…