The Master of Business Administration (MBA) is the business world’s most sought-after post-graduate degree and a prerequisite for many top global roles. The MBA at The Hague University of Applied Sciences will develop your business acumen, knowledge and strategic skills for these high-flying executive and strategic roles. The MBA is taught entirely in English, the world's prime business language. With around 80 percent of our MBA students from overseas and staff from different nationalities, allowing you to start developing your international network from day one. Because we are a university of applied sciences, rather than a research university, you are guaranteed hands-on and relevant, 'real life' experiences on the MBA.
An MBA in The Hague
A Master of Business Administration in The Hague is the perfect way to hone your business skills hosted in the hub of international institutions and companies. The Hague, The International City of Peace, Justice and Security hosts 80 justice organisations and is a United Nations city. The International Yugoslavia Tribunal, Europol and the International Criminal Court are also based in The Hague. There are approximately 300 international businesses at MBA students' fingertips including major multinationals like Shell, Siemens, KPN, Unilever and DSM.
MBA skills and knowledge
Continuously updated to reflect the dynamic business world, the full-time MBA is up to speed with the latest trends, employs the best lecturers and includes recent and relevant case studies. MBA students will gain a professional edge and a deep understanding of the business world through the four phases of the MBA: understanding, deepening knowledge, implementation and integration through a final thesis. On the Master of Business Administration, you'll work as a global team and tackle management problems with your extensive knowledge of business processes, economics, marketing and finance.
The MBA at The Hague University of Applied Sciences is the oldest recognised MBA in the Netherlands taught in English. The MBA is accredited by the Accreditation Organisation of the Netherlands and Flanders (NVAO). The MBA is run through the Academy for Masters and Professional Courses (MPC).
MBA for hands-on experience
During the MBA you will learn how to apply business theory to true-to-life scenarios. MBA students explore up to date case studies and role-play as business consultants advising organisations with their business issues on this masters. Business administration and management skills are core to your personal or professional development. The MBA full-time covers the 'nuts and bolts' of economics, finance, accounting, human resources, marketing, strategy and entrepreneurship.
MBA Facts (full-time)
- Type of education: Professional Master
- Language of instruction: English
- Admission requirements: Higher education (bachelor)degree and at least two years of relevant work experience
- Start: 27 August 2018
- Duration: 12 months
- No. of lecture days: Minimum of 3 days a week
- No. of lecture hours: variable
- Time investment: 40 hours per week
- Credits: 60 ECTS
- Costs: €18,950
- Location: The Hague University of AppliedSciences
- Accreditation: Accreditation Organisation of the Netherlands and Flanders (NVAO)
- Degree: Master of Business Administration (MBA)