Top rated program in the Netherlands - Keuzegids Masters 2018

International Management

1 year English Starts end of August and end of January

Become a highly-skilled generalist with an integrated overview of all the major business disciplines: marketing, finance, management and accountancy. With training in consulting and cross-cultural negotiation, you will gain all essential management skills for a career in international management.

of the current students is (very) satisfied with the program

National Student Survey, 2017 | n=40

in the Netherlands, #3 in Europe, #11 worldwide in Business and Economics

Times Higher Education Ranking, 2017

in the Netherlands, #4 in Europe, #29 worldwide in Management

Shanghai Ranking, 2017

Program and courses 

Ideal preparation for a future managerial career, whether your ambitions lie in business, non-profit or the public sector.

  • Be part of a truly global experience that includes teaching by international academics and practitioners, culturally diverse classmates and content that incorporates global business methods and models.
  • Strong links with practice. Apply the latest scientific knowledge in practice oriented cases and assignments, with guest speakers on a regular basis. Furthermore, the curriculum facilitates the possibility of doing an internship. During the year, the study associations will organize several career events to familiarize yourself with the labor market and to meet possible employers.
  • Opportunity to pursue a dual degree in collaboration with one of our foreign partner universities.
  • In the first semester of the regular program, you can also apply for the following on top of programs:
    * The Extended Master, which adds a traineeship of half a year to the regular Master's program.
    * The QTEM network program, which adds an additional year to the program which you spend at a QTEM partner university and corporate partner.

Typical courses are:

  • International Marketing
  • Managing and Motivating for Value
  • Corporate Responsibility

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Career prospects

The ideal preparation for a future managerial career, whether your ambitions lie in business, non-profit or the public sector.

Graduates work or start for example as:

  • International management trainee at ABN-AMRO Hong Kong
  • Business Analyst at Nestlé
  • Export division marketing manager at Heineken

Alumni facts

  • Average number of months until first paid job: 3.6
  • Gross monthly income one year after graduation: € 2,498
  • Is (very) satisfied about his/her current job: 94%

Source: National Alumni Survey, 2017 | n=17

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Application and admission

This Master’s program starts:

End of August and end of January

Best preparatory programs:

  • Business Economics
  • International Business Administration

Pre-Master’s program:

Available for both Research University students and students from a Dutch University of Applied Sciences (HBO). 

Tuition fees academic year 2018-2019

€ 2,060*€ 14,500

* The EU rate only applies if you enroll for the program without a Master's degree from a Dutch university. More information about the tuition fees and scholarships available for international students.

Interested in this Master’s program?

Please note that the Master's program in International Management has additional entry requirements that have to be met (in many cases a GMAT-score of 600 is required). Check the Application and admission page to see which criteria apply to you.

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