International Business Economics

  • Programme in brief
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Programme in brief

During International Business Economics you will learn how to deal with all kinds of money-related questions within companies. How can we raise our profits? How can we finance the new machinery we intent to buy? How do I keep track of all the money flows which enter and exit the company both on national and international level? Do the different departments in the company work according to their budgets? Companies are constantly looking for professionals who can help them answer questions like these. As an International Business Economics student you will learn how to answer these questions.

What to expect from us

During your study at Fontys you can expect us to educate you about different economic topics such as accounting, international financial markets, stock exchange, management skills. Simultaneously you will learn how to put this theory into practice by means of diverse projects. However, we will not only teach you skills needed for jobs merely focused on for example accounting, consulting, financing or controlling. We will also teach you how you as the specialist can easily work together with other departments within the company. You will, amongst others, acquire these skills through management classes, the Mini Company project and through the two internships you’ll do.

What do we expect from you

You love working with numbers, and you have a talent for it. You are an analytical thinker, and you like to approach your problems systematically, or put differently, step by step. Moreover, you need to have a good command of the English language. We ask you to be open for other cultures, since we prepare you how to work in an international environment.

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Course type
Study variant
Start moment(s)
48 months
Bachelor of Science
This programme is also available in German

This programme is also available in German

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