International Business Administration

After the bachelor's programme International Business Administration

What can you do with your diploma?

Once you’ve been awarded your Bachelor of Science degree, you may join the Master’s programme in Business Administration at the University of Twente. You might also opt to enter the labour market. Opportunities abound. Curious about where our graduates work? Read their testimonials to see what you can do with your International Business Administration diploma.

Follow-up Master’s at the University of Twente

One of the things you can do with your bachelor's in International Business Administration, is taking a one-year or two-year Master's programme. An ideal choice is the Master's in Business Administration offered right here at the University of Twente.

The IBA is also an excellent stepping stone to other Master’s programmes at universities in the Netherlands and abroad. Our best students often continue their studies at the most prestigious universities in Europe such as in Copenhagen, St Petersburg or Paris, or even further afield. 

The labour market

With a degree in International Business Administration from the University of Twente, you will have a clear edge in the job market:

  • Your knowledge of the international market will be of tremendous value to companies and multinationals operating in a globalizing world.
  • The range of electives means you will be at home in many fields. The combination of a comprehensive programme with plenty of elective subjects is an ideal preparation for a follow-on Master’s programme.
  • The international, project-led programme will teach you to work effectively with people from different cultures and backgrounds, and you will speak fluent business English.
  • The international, project-led programme and the practical business cases will endow you with relevant practical experience and provide you with a wealth of contacts in the business community.

Upon completion of the programme, your knowledge of international business administration will ensure that you will be able to address complex issues from an academic angle. As a result, an impressive range of opportunities will be open to you after graduation. You might go to work for a major company or multinational, a consultancy or trade union, or go on to pursue a Master’s degree.

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