The Master of Business Economics at KU Leuven offers a thorough training in all domains of an organisation with attention to how this organisation is embedded in society. Attention is paid to the development of corporate strategies and the management of functional domains (marketing, finance, accounting, production and logistics, innovation, personnel and organisation) .
By combining the initial specialisation in the bachelor's programme with the same or different specialisation in the master's programme, students achieve a differentiated profile that includes in-depth specialised skills.
The programme equips you for entrepreneurship and start-up management, as well as strategic decision making in established leading economic organisations.
Graduates generally take up managerial and/or research positions in business, national and international institutions, and in managerial functions at universities.
Given the variety of skills acquired, you will be highly sought-after by a wide range of companies from small firms to multinational corporations. You can pursue a career as auditor, entrepreneur, consultant, financial analyst, financial manager, project manager, marketeer, sales manager or stockbroker.
- Strategic Management
- International Business, Strategy and Innovation
- Financial Economics
- Accounting and Financial Management
- 12 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- Apply before , EEA/EU
- Apply before , International
DisciplinesEconomics Business Administration View 25 other Masters in Economics in Belgium
Applicants should hold a university Bachelor's degree in Economics or Business Economics comparable to a Bachelor's degree in Economics, Business Economics or Business Engineering from the Faculty of Economics and Business at KU Leuven, Campus Leuven. They should have a solid background in macroeconomics, microeconomics, mathematics, statistics and management. During their prior education, applicants should have acquired the basic conceptual frameworks of diverse areas in business economics and have a sufficient broad view on the general economic and social contexts in which business operates and on the human networks within these organisations. Comparability is evaluated by the faculty on the basis of the required documents provided by the applicant through the official online application procedure.
- A GMAT / GRE test result is to be included in the application.
International3900 EUR/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 3900 EUR per year during 12 months.
EU/EEA961 EUR/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 961 EUR per year during 12 months.
Living costs for Leuven
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
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Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.