The Master of Business Administration (MBA) full-time programme is targeted at business professionals who want to become tomorrow's leaders and managers, and who are looking for a comprehensive education on business management in a global context.
In this programme students learn to integrate the main business processes of organizations into effective and efficient corporate strategy. In addition, they learn to deal with the diverse and sometimes diverging interests of various stakeholders involved in international business. The programme requires a minimum of 3 years of work experience and prepares graduates for senior and general management positions. The programme focuses on leadership and management in a (inter)national context.
Our educational concept is characterized by small group sizes, and intensive contact between students and staff. Next to lectures and workshops, students work in teams as well as individually on practice-based and experience-based projects and case studies. Students interact with the world of practice through guest lectures by entrepreneurs, senior business executives and knowledge experts, seminars and company visits. Our teaching staff is selected to ensure a interesting mixture of business experience and expertise in applied research. Throughout the programme the integration between different knowledge areas is strongly emphasized. The full programme is taught in English.
Responsible Managers in an International Environment
At the International Business School of Hanze UAS it is our mission to educate our students to become responsible managers who are accountable for the consequences of their ideas, actions and behavior – both as individuals and as part of an organization. Responsibility refers to taking into account the various interests of multiple stakeholders in today’s global environment. We attract students from all over the world, resulting in cross-cultural interactions and a high diversity in our classrooms and during project work. Through our International Business School you will gain access to an extensive network of alumni and business relations.
Students graduate to become Area Managers, Consultants, Business Development Managers, Account Managers, etc. Graduates of this MBA enjoy a very high degree of employability in international business, including Asian and East European markets.
MBA partner institutions
This MBA programme is delivered fully in Groningen. Lecturers from our IBS partner institutions (from the UK, China, Thailand, Germany etc.) sometimes lecture is this programme.