Amsterdam Business School

Introduction
The Amsterdam Business School (ABS) is part of the University of Amsterdam (UvA) established in 1632 and currently one of the largest comprehensive universities in Europe. The ABS is one of two Schools within the Faculty of Economics and Business (FEB). Initiatives by the FEB to establish a separate business school were started in 2001, and the formal launch of the ABS took place in 2003. The ABS has been EQUIS accredited since 2007. As of 2016, Amsterdam Business School holds the prestigious Triple Crown Accreditation.

Profile

  • The business school of the University of Amsterdam
  • One of Europe's major comprehensive universities
  • Truly international in research, curriculum, staff and students
  • Rooted in the financial and business capital of the Netherlands
  • Promoting excellence and leadership in all business areas
  • Research fully integrated into the study programmes
  • Small-scale interactive seminars, linking theory to practice
  • Taught by renowned academics and practitioners

The mission of the ABS is to offer an inspiring, international learning community to study business and management, where both staff and students can develop their capacities to optimum effect. The ABS is committed to advancing the understanding of business and its role in society, and to leverage synergies between the School and the Amsterdam metropolitan area. The ABS vision is as follows: We want to create independent minds that have an impact in international business and society. We want to be seen as thought leaders on themes that are in the spotlights of international business. We want to be truly international in terms of student population, research and corporate partnerships. Finally, we want to be known for excellent research and teaching, outstanding students and flawless operations. Please find more information on our website: http://abs.uva.nl

This school offers programs in:
  • English

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Programs

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EMBA

EMBA Business Administration: Healthcare Management

Campus Full time Part time 12 - 24 months September 2017 Netherlands Amsterdam + 1 more

This MBA is located in the heart of Amsterdam, a vibrant and multicultural European hub combining long-standing business tradition with entrepreneurial spirit. [+]

This MBA is located in the heart of Amsterdam, a vibrant and multicultural European hub combining long-standing business tradition with entrepreneurial spirit Our network-oriented MBA programme in a multidisciplinary and international environment with close linkages to the Amsterdam business community and international partners It is a team-oriented MBA programme with small and interactive classes led by inspiring instructors with in-depth industry experience and world-class academic reputation And it is a customized MBA programme with personalized development plans, an extensive range of electives and trainings tailored to individual career ambitions Our goal is to develop leaders in business and society with independent minds, entrepreneurial spirit, and a global mindset. Please note: The Amsterdam MBA is an executive master. Hence a minimum of three years post-graduate full-time work experience is an admissions requirement. The Amsterdam MBA is offered as a full-time, one-year programme and as a part-time, two-year programme. Both commence annually in September and both comprise 90 ECs. Upon successful completion of the programme, students are awarded the degree of Master of Business Administration (MBA). All core courses and electives are delivered through seven weeks of lectures and one exam week, over a total of eight weeks. [-]

MBA

The Amsterdam MBA

Campus Full time Part time 1 - 2 years September 2017 Netherlands Amsterdam + 1 more

The Amsterdam MBA programme is a post-experience degree (minimum 3 years work experience) for ambitious managers and professionals to help gain a better understanding of general business management and strategy functions. We promote effective leadership and use personal approach teaching in small, interactive classes, linking theory to practice. [+]

The Amsterdam MBA

The Amsterdam MBA programme is a post-experience degree for ambitious managers and professionals to help gain a better understanding of general business management and strategy functions. We promote effective leadership and use personal approach teaching in small, interactive classes, linking theory to practice. The Amsterdam MBA programme has a truly international faculty, student body and curriculum, which includes our Amsterdam Leadership Programme® and International Study Trip. The University of Amsterdam Business School is located in one of Europe’s main business and financial centres.

The Amsterdam MBA will introduce you to the three R’s: rigour, relevance and reliability.... [-]


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Contact

Amsterdam Business School

Address Plantage Muidergracht 12
Amsterdam 1018 TV, Netherlands
Website http://abs.uva.nl/
Phone +31 20 525 5250