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Strategy (Business Administration)

12 months
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17295 EUR/year
2168 EUR/year
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About

How can firms create and execute an effective strategy? In the Strategy (Business Administration) programme of the University of Amsterdam you unravel the theoretical origins of strategic corporate decisions. This track is one of 9 tracks you can opt for in our Master's in Business Administration.

Overview

Help organisations become more effective

In the Strategy (Business Administration) programme of the University of Amsterdam, you will learn about the strategic issues that businesses face. How does dealing with competitors and navigating the business environment determine success or failure in business? Why do some firms outperform others?

Learn to find the answers by interacting with professors who are at the forefront of research on strategy. Apply theory to real-world cases that involve the implementation of strategies and the design of effective and flexible organisations.

Career prospects

Graduates of the Master's in Business Administration/Strategy track have excellent job prospects for positions in a wide variety of Dutch and multinational companies, for example as:

  • consultants
  • project leaders
  • managers

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Theories of Strategy
  • Business Seminar and Professional Skills
  • Corporate Strategy and Organisation Design
  • The Adaptive Organisation
  • Theories of Digital Business
  • Theories of Entrepreneurship and Innovation

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

60 ECTS

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GRE admission requirements GRE®
152 (quantitative)
GMAT admission requirements GMAT
560

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  • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
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  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • An academic Bachelor's degree (BSc or BA) in (International) Business Administration or related
  • Quantitative research oriented courses (intermediate/advanced) must be included in the Bachelor's curriculum up to an equivalent of a minimum of 10 ECTS
  • Applicants must also have completed intermediate/advanced business courses in at least 2 of the following fields: strategy, international management, organisation, marketing, leadership, entrepreneurship or organisational psychology up to an equivalent of a minimum of 15 ECTS
  • English language proficiency
  • GRE or GMAT scores
  • Upload a motivation letter and show personal initiative

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    17295 EUR/year
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    Based on the tuition of 17295 EUR per year during 12 months.
  • EU/EEA

    2168 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 2168 EUR per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Amsterdam

1000 - 1500 EUR /month
Living costs

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Funding

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