Finance & Control teaches you to organise, implement and monitor the financial activities of international organisations.
Your employer produces bikes and wants to set up a production facility in Taiwan. It's your task to calculate future revenue streams, production costs and the net present value of the project.
Or your company wants to take over one of its competitors, and it's your task to research the balance sheet to determine the value of this company.
As an international controller, you know all about planning, and monitoring money flows in an international work environment.
You have numeracy skills. You like to work with figures. You also have good social skills, and you speak and write English fluently. You have a businesslike mentality, and you look beyond borders.
The programme Finance & Control (international)
You will acquire knowledge of management and cost accounting, logistics, financial and management accounting, economics, fiscal law and intercultural management. You will master statistics and financial mathematics using Excel. The study programme is taught entirely in English. International companies have been involved in the development of the programme, which guarantees that the standards of the professional field are met.
Features of this study programme
This is the English equivalent of the Dutch 'Bedrijfseconomie' programme. With an international scope. Our community is international. Students and lecturers come from the Netherlands and abroad. Lecturers and staff members have international work experience and use real cases. You can structure 1.5 years of the course yourself. With your work placement, minor, graduation assignment or exchange programme. Our approach is personal. You will work in small groups and have your own personal coach.
Before applying to Avans University of Applied Sciences, please carefully read the admission requirements below.
English requirements for international students
Exam - Minimum score:
- IELTS overall band: 6
- IELTS listening: 6
- IELTS reading: 6
- IELTS writing: 6
- IELTS speaking: 6
- TOEFL computer based: 213
- TOEFL internet based: 80
The level of your prior education has to be equivalent to the Dutch havo, vwo or mbo 4 level. English must have been one of your courses. If we are not familiar with your foreign diploma, NUFFIC, the Dutch organisation for international recognition of diploma, will check the level for us.
Start of study programme
Deadline EU: 01 June
Deadline non-EU: 01 August