Bachelor in International Business
International Business prepares you for a career in a global environment. You will become an expert at doing business in cross-cultural settings.
A Dutch company produces cereals for people with food allergies and exports its products to different countries in Europe. Unfortunately, its market share in Eastern Europe is not growing as planned. As an international market intelligence officer, you analyze the current market, the cereal industry and the economic environment to identify factors that potentially limit your company's growth.
As an enterprising individual, you like to set your own learning goals. You are open-minded, independent and adventurous, a global citizen eager to discover other ways of working, living and doing business. Your work makes an impact while respecting people and the planet. Discerning and creative, you are a born communicator and language enthusiast. You embrace challenges and enjoy working as a team.
The programme International Business
International Business helps you become a successful professional. You will become a global citizen with a solid knowledge base, proficiency in modern languages and a highly developed intercultural sensitivity and global mindset. Your cultural awareness helps you to make an impact with respect. You will graduate with a Bachelor of Business Administration degree. This programme is NVAO-accredited.
Features of this study programme
You will have the unique opportunity to create your own learning path throughout the study programme. As your personal and professional development is at the core of our teaching, the programme uses a variety of learning methods. Lectures act as coaches: sparring partners who help you to solve problems, find answers, be creative and think outside the box. This programme has a strong focus on international marketing & sales and acquiring multilingual communication and cross-cultural skills.
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 diploma recognition, will check the level for us.
English requirements for international students
Exam - Minimum score:
- IELTS overall band: 6
- TOEFL paper-based: 550
- TOEFL internet-based: 80
Start of programme: September
Application deadline EU: 1 August
Application deadline non-EU: 1 June