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International Business and Management

Hanze University of Applied Sciences, Groningen

18 months
6816 EUR/year
1084 EUR/year
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The Master in International Business and Management from Hanze University of Applied Sciences, Groningen prepares you to work in a real international context, by gaining intercultural specific competences.


It is a full-time, English-taught programme for graduates of business and business-related bachelors.

In the International Business and Management from Hanze University of Applied Sciences, Groningen you learn to solve international business issues from the boardroom perspective of an existing company, with significant practical and professional orientation towards international business. The programme truly applies professional knowledge and skills into practice. You will be working together with students and faculty from all over the world. On top of this, the MIBM offers you the opportunity to obtain a double degree, allowing you to study for one third of the programme at the Anglia Ruskin University (ARU) in Cambridge, United Kingdom. After completing the Double Degree programme, you will receive two officially recognised international master's diplomas:

  • Master of Business Administration (MBA) from Hanze University of Applied Sciences, Groningen
  • Master of Science in International Business (MSc) from Anglia Ruskin University, Cambridge


A comprehensive LinkedIn research published in November 2017 showed that our graduates are employed in a wide variety of companies and business-related professions worldwide, including those following entrepreneurial and start-up career paths. Over 800 unique LinkedIn profiles were assessed, representing IBS alumni currently located in over 60 different countries. Popular areas of activity were sales, management, consultancy, account management, and human resource management.

Many MIBM graduates become managers and entrepreneurs in the international arena. Popular positions include product manager, consultant, business development manager, and account manager. Our alumni are located around the world and can be found in companies and organisations of all sizes, from consultancies and start-ups to large multinationals such as Google, IBM, Rabobank, Volkswagen, PwC and Philips. In addition, many alumni have established their own company or consultancy or have top management positions.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • International Supply Chain Management
  • International Strategic Management
  • Strategic Decision Making and the Multinational Boardroom
  • European Business in a Global Context
  • Business Research Methods 
  • Intercultural & International Competence

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 18 months

Start dates & application deadlines




On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

A valid business bachelor's degree or equivalent (no GMAT required): a Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA) or a business bachelor's degree accompanied by a transcript that holds all the following courses: 

  • Human Resource Management
  • Operations Management or Supply Chain Management
  • Financial Management
  • Marketing Management
  • Strategic Management

A 2-3 minute video in which you explain your motivation and skills. 

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    6816 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 6816 EUR per year during 18 months.
  • EU/EEA

    1084 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1084 EUR per year during 18 months.

 The tuition fee for the first year is €1,084 for EU students. For subsequent years, the annual amount is around €2,168. Check our website for more information.

Living costs for Groningen

750 - 1000 EUR /month
Living costs

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


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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