Business and Technology, M.Sc. | Vrije Universiteit Brussel (VUB) | Brussels, Belgium
24 months
Duration
4284 EUR/year
1092 EUR/year
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About

Are you interested in the technology sector, setting up an entrepreneurship and IT and innovation from an international perspective? This master's programme in Business & Technology considers all of the above at an advanced level. Explore your possibilities here.

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Overview

The programme encompasses all aspects of international businesses: from economics and finance to engineering and human resources.

In the first module, we teach you all aspects of advanced business: corporate finance, management, marketing, auditing and technology and data science. You pick one technology elective. In the second module, we shift the focus to entrepreneurship, corporate social responsibility and strategic management. You can then pick one business aspect elective, one practice-oriented elective and one or two additional electives (from a wide selection, ranging from banking to logistics). You will complete your master's with a master's thesis.

  • Combining both technology and business at an advanced level.
  • Join a strong community of like-minded students and professionals in the Solvay Business School network.
  • An international atmosphere, enhancing opportunities for experience and learning.

Accreditation

All degree programmes offered by VUB are accredited by the Dutch-Flemish Accreditation Organisation (NVAO), ensuring that they meet the highest predefined quality standards. Alongside this official quality control system, VUB has an internal Quality Control Commission in charge of permanently monitoring the quality of education.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • International Corporate Finance
  • Operations Research
  • Project Management
  • Financial Reporting and Auditing
  • Advanced Marketing
  • Advanced Technology
  • Fundamentals of Data Science

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
IELTS admission requirements IELTS
6.5
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
79

Credits

120 ECTS

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS
6.5
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
79

Other requirements

General requirements

Direct admission

If you have a Flemish degree of Bachelor Handelsingenieur or a Bachelor of Science in Business Economics with specialization in 'Business & Technology', you will have direct access to the Master in Business & Technology. 

Admission after screening

With a different degree, your application will be screened on your academic background, results, motivation and language skills. You must have an academic bachelor’s degree in  Business Administration, Economics or similar field. In addition to this, we expect you to have obtained a minimum number of credits in the following domains: 

  • Law: 6 ECTS
  • Economics: 15 ECTS
  • Business/management: 24 ECTS
  • Quantitative methods: 24 ECTS at sufficiently advanced level
  • Natural sciences (Chemistry, Physics...): 12 ECTS
 Applicants who do not meet all criteria can be admitted to an ad hoc preparatory programme, containing courses from the following list to fulfil the requirements:
  • Law (6 ECTS): Business Law I (6 ECTS).
  • Economics (15 ECTS): Economics for Business (3 ECTS); Microeconomics (6 ECTS); Macroeconomics (6 ECTS).
  • Business/management (24 ECTS): Marketing (6 ECTS); Management (6 ECTS); Financial Accounting (6 ECTS), Managerial Accounting (6 ECTS).
  • Quantitative methods (24 ECTS): Statistics for Business and Economics II (6 ECTS); Econometrics (6 ECTS); Mathematics for Business and Economics II (6 ECTS); Advanced Mathematics for Business and Technology (6 ECTS).
  • Natural sciences (12 ECTS): Electricity, Electronics and Photonics (6 ECTS); Technologies in Bioscience and Chemistry (6 ECTS).

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    4284 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 4284 EUR per year during 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    1092 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1092 EUR per year during 24 months.

Living costs for Brussels

885 - 1305 EUR /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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