Do you see yourself as a future manager, project leader or consultant in the agribusiness or food sector? Or is there en entrepreneur within you? Are you looking for a sector that’s dynamic, internationally oriented, innovative and full of challenges? Do you want to learn how to analyse, organise and how to be en entrepreneur with broad knowledge? Or would you prefer to go more in-depth in the world of tomatoes, healthy pizzas, pigs, sausage roll, etc.? Business Management in Agriculture & Food is a practically oriented management study programme entirely in English. You will become the professional in food, agribusiness, entrepreneurialism or finance, necessary for the tomorrow’s world.
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Are you searching for an English taught bachelor programme in Horticulture, Agriculture, Sustainability or Food in the Netherlands?
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Business Management in Agriculture & Food is a really practical study. The Netherlands is known worldwide for its knowledge and expertise in the field of agriculture and food. This study programme will set you up in the best position to do business, especially since you will be learning really practically, from the best entrepreneurs in the innovative Venlo region. You will be learning everything about the growth processes of flowers, vegetables and animals, or about food systems, quality and marketing.
An international business administration Bachelor’s programme with extra attention for agriculture and food business.
On completing the Business Management in Agriculture & Food study programme, you will know all about:
- Enterprise and international business
- Organisation, management and sales
- Agriculture and Food business
- And you will be fluent in English!
Career prospects for Business Management in Agriculture & Food graduates are very diverse. There is plenty of work within the agricultural and food sector, in the Netherlands and far beyond. As an independent entrepreneur, manager or consultant you can contribute to the global food supply. But the demand for your knowledge doesn’t stop at the milk, meat and vegetable sector. There are numerous challenges in the area of the living environment as well. People love to have an attractive garden and houseplants and those flowers have to come from somewhere. And you can take care of that!
The admission requirement for this 4-year Bachelor programme is a secondary school diploma, equivalent to the Dutch HAVO diploma, with the final-year subject mathematics. Practical (work-) experience is beneficial but not obligatory. The level of your diploma will be assessed after HAS University of Applied Sciences has received your complete application form.
Requirements British students At least 4 subjects at GCSE level (A-C) and at least 2 subjects at GCE with 2 subjects at advanced subsidiary level (in 6 different subjects).
No mathematics in your final year? If you are deficient in Mathematics you have the opportunity to participate in the Mathematics deficiency test. Please note that after you have passed the deficiency test you will not receive a diploma or certificate. If you pass the test, you will meet the admission requirements and will, therefore, be admitted to the programme. To pass the test you need to have obtained at least 5.5 points on a scale of 1-10.