Master of Science in Business & Management

  • Master of Science in Business & Management
  • Admission requirements
  • Tuition fees
  • How to apply
  • Visiting days
  • Contact

This programme is designed for new or recent graduates from any discipline with little or no work experience who wish to gain a business and management qualification in order to pursue a career in management on strategic level.

The Master of Science in Business and Management is a 12 month course in the Netherlands and the U.K. The course programme provides students the opportunity of both studying at Fontys International Campus in Venlo and at the University of Plymouth, England.

The programme will enable you to develop knowledge and understanding in the disciplines and functional areas of business and management. The core part of the programme will provide you with a comprehensive grounding in the principles that apply to the management of organisations, covering the main functional areas of a business and management theories and practices at a strategic level.

Course outlines

The programme is very flexible and you can shape nearly half of the programme to meet your career aspirations. This is by choosing an elective and a project.

1st semester at Fontys 2nd semester in Plymouth Summer period (anywhere)
Leadership and Management EssentialsKnowledge Management and Decision MakingMaster Thesis
Marketing and StrategyOperations and Project ManagementBusiness research methods leading to a practical project.
International Business Context and FinanceOne elective out of a range of 12. Specialising within MBM possible if elective plus thesis are in same area.

If the elective plus the project are taken from a particular subject area (subject to availability), the degree awarded will be a specialist MBM.

  • MSc Business and Management (Finance) or
  • MSc Business and Management (Marketing) or
  • MSc Business and Management (International Business) or
  • MSc Business and Management (Operations and Global Supply Chains) or

    12 Electives are offered which cover above mentioned specialisms (Finance, Marketing etc.)

    For more details regarding the modules please have a look here.

    A bachelor degree obtained in the Netherlands, a UK degree or equivalent qualification. Alternatively, qualifications and experience that demonstrate you can meet the challenges of the programme. For non UK and non Fontys students, an IELTS score of at least 6.5 is required. For more information about the IELTS test, visit www.ielts.org

    The total fees for the academic year 2017-2018 are:

    EU/EEA students Non- EU/ EEA students
    First instalment charged in August (1st semester in Venlo) €4,000€5,100
    Second instalment charged in January (2nd semester and Summer period in Plymouth) £5,167£8,833

    Applications for the MSc in Business and Management can be made through the digital form on this page.

    Before you apply, make sure you meet the entry requirements for this programme. Collect all the supporting documents required:

    • Application form (download here)
    • Proof of sponsorship, if applicable
    • Evidence of qualifications (certificates and/or transcripts) to show that you meet the entry requirements
    • Evidence of English language ability
    • Two references

    Application deadline

    The application deadline is every year set on 15th of June for Non-EU students and 5th of July for EU students who wish to start in September.
    Please apply as early as possible as our programme is popular.

    Application form

    After the application

    For more information contact the course administrator:

    Fontys International Business School
    Att.: Mrs. K. Rheiter, Administrator MBM and MBA
    Tegelseweg 255
    5912 BG Venlo
    Tel.: 0031 8850 82101
    Email: fibs-msc@fontys.nl

    You will receive a decision on your application within four weeks after submitting it. You may be asked to provide additional information or you will be sent a decision by letter or email.

    We aim to make the application procedure as simple and efficient as possible. The administrator is on hand to offer help and can put you in touch with the programme coordinator if you wish to discuss the programme in detail.

    Support is also available to overseas students applying to the University from our International Students Team: internationalstudents@fontys.nl

    Agenda

    Fontys International Business School

    Visiting address

    Tegelseweg 255
    5912 BG
    Venlo, The Netherlands

    Post address

    Postbus 141
    5900 AC
    Venlo, The Netherlands

    Telephone: +31 (0) 8850 76022
    E-mail: ssc-venlo@fontys.nl

    Programme coordinator

    More content-orientated information is available by contacting the programme coordinator, Blain Lambert.

    Blain Lambert

    Telephone: +31 (0)8850 79260
    E-mail: B.Lambert@fontys.nl & fibs-msc@fontys.nl
    Website: www.fontys.nl/mbm

    Open day - 18 March

    This event provides much information about choosing the right programme

    Course type
    Master
    Study variant
    Full-time
    Location
    Venlo
    Start moment(s)
    September
    Duration
    12 months
    Language
    English
    Degree
    Master of Science

    Tegelseweg 255, Venlo

    Locatiekaart op adres: Tegelseweg 255, Venlo