Sjors Baten_alumnus International Management

Alumnus International Management Sjors Baten

now Accountmanager Philips Hue at Philips Lighting

International Management

1 year English Starts end of August and end of January

Become a highly skilled manager with a broad understanding of all major business areas in a global context. Especially for students without a business background who are interested in a managerial career, this is an excellent opportunity to delve into topics such as marketing, finance, strategy, and leadership. Special attention is paid to sustainability and managing diversity.

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

National Student Survey, 2023 | n=8

worldwide in Economics & Business
worldwide in Management

Program and courses 

Ideal preparation for a future managerial career, in both a domestic and international setting, whether your ambitions lie in business, non-profit or in civil service.

  • Be part of a truly global experience including teaching by international academics and professionals, culturally diverse classmates and content that incorporates global business methods and models.
  • Students from all academic backgrounds are welcome: from law to medicine, and from cultural science to engineering. 
  • Strong connection to practice. Apply the latest scientific knowledge in practice oriented cases and assignments, with guest speakers on a regular basis. Also, a flexible curriculum enabling you to do an internship. During the year, study associations organize several career events to familiarize yourself with the labor market and to meet possible employers.
  • Opportunity to pursue a double degree in collaboration with one of our foreign partner universities.
  • In the first semester of the regular program, you can apply for the following advanced programs:
    * The Extended Master's Program, which adds a half year traineeship 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:

  • Management Consulting
  • Management Control Systems
  • Diversity Management
  • International Marketing 

More on the program and courses

  • Mark - master International Management


    Master's student

    "You will learn how to assess different opportunities and challenges that businesses face when being active across the globe. You will study this from the managerial, financial and marketing perspective."


  • Blend - master International Management


    Master's student

    "The program teaches students to cope with challenges that occur when working in an international environment and it opens the door for students for a career without borders."


  • Boyan - master International Management


    Master's student

    "Never have I worked with a group of students so motivated and dedicated to the program. This creates a very energized environment and a boost for my network."


Career prospects

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

Some examples of our graduates' jobs:

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

Alumni facts

  • Gross monthly income one year after graduation: € 2,954
  • 94% of the alumni are (very) satisfied with the program
  • 89% would recommend this study to friends, family or colleagues

Source: National Alumni Survey, 2021 | n=18

More on your career prospects

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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:

Open to both Research University students and students from a Dutch University of Applied Sciences (HBO). 

Tuition fees and scholarships

International students find all information about tuition fees and scholarships here.

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). Go to the Application and Admission page to see which criteria apply to you.

Check your eligibility

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More information on this Master's program

Download the brochure with information on program content, admission requirements, career prospects, housing and immigration matters, and student life in Tilburg. Throughout the year you can take part in various types of events: on-campus, abroad or online.

Interested in the MSc International Management?

Check your eligibility and the deadlines for application